Dance websites

A comprehensive guide to dance websites from around the world
Dance by country; danse; danza

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See also: Ballet


A

The Aesthetics of Dance
Three essays by David Best (available only from participating libraries and institutions).

American dance *

American Ballet Theatre
Archives, dancer biographies, photographs, ballet dictionary.

American Dance Guild
A non-profit  membership organization concerned with promoting the art of dance.

American Dance Legacy Institute

Dance companies and associations in the U.S.A., by state and city.
Open Directory Project

Forrest Vance.com
Learn to Dance with Forrest Vance. Ballroom Dance instructional videos and dance lessons on the internet. Learn ballroom dances like Cha-Cha, Salsa / Mambo, Rumba, Foxtrot, Waltz and Tango at home and at your own pace.

Starquest Dance
Dance competitions, with computerized scoring and state of the art additional cash prizes, a paperless computer scoring system, all judges’ critiques digitally produced on one CD.

Articles and forums

Ballet Dance. DanceHelp.com
A compilation of dance articles, dance tips, news, forums, dance listings, and educational information for the aspiring and professional dancer.

Arts-Info
An international theatre resource. A resource for professionals in the performing arts. A site for researchers, historians, organisers, administrators, performers, students, educationalists and enthusiasts.

Australian dance

Dance artists in Australia. Australian Dance Council.

Austrian dance

Austrian folk dance, Wikipedia entry.

Tanz.at dance portal.

The Vienna International Dance Festival

B

Balinese and Javanese dance *

Balinese and Javanese Dance.
Dance, Music, and Theaters of Bali.

Balinese Dance Maestros

Ballet *

Ballet websites, a comprehensive index.

Ballet.co U.K. ballet and dance companies, famous dancers.

Ballroom dancing *

Ballroom dance resource page. 
www.ballroomdancers.com

Ballroom dance. Wikipedia entry.

Forrest Vance.com
Learn to Dance with Forrest Vance. Ballroom Dance instructional videos and dance lessons on the internet. Learn ballroom dances like Cha-Cha, Salsa / Mambo, Rumba, Foxtrot, Waltz and Tango at home and at your own pace. 

Blogs *

The Ballet Blog
capsules biographies, ballet fact cards, review roundups and commentary on social media. they also cross it over with other art forms and cultural references (pop culture, cinema and rock music.

Dance Advantage
Giving students, teachers, and parents an edge in dance education.

The Royal Ballet
Classical ballet companies in the UK, and also covers vocational schools and companies visiting from overseas.

Open Studio 455
Behind the scenes at San Francisco Ballet.

So You Think You Can Dance Blog

A dance blog catalogue. Blog Catalog

Brazilian dance *

Grupo Corpo
Grupo Corpo are a Brazilian dance theatre company founded in 1975. The group performs internationally and has been acclaimed by critics.

Grupo Corpo. Wikipedia entry.

British dance *

British ballet and dance companies, ballet forum, with news.
Balletco in Archive

British Council dance section.

Ballet and dance companies, famous dancers in the U.K..

Dance East. National Dance Agency for the East of England

Dance Festival London/Dance Umbrella

London dance events and companies.
London Dance

Phoenix Dance Theatre

The Place Centre for Contemporary Dance

Rambert Dance Company
The oldest dance company in Britain and Britain’s major contemporary dance company..

Random Dance Company

Sadlers Wells Dance Company

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company

U.K dance companies, an index.

C

Canadian dance

Dance Canada Online

Childs, Lucinda. Lucinda Childs, choreographer.

Chinese dance *

Chinese classical and folk dance.

Dragon dance, Wikipedia entry.

Lion and Dragon dance.
Open Directory Project

Choreography *

The International Choreographers Showcase
Providing emerging and distinguished choreographers opportunities to present their work at dance events worldwide.

Notation, dance notation, Wikipedia entries.

Frederick Ashton

Frederick Ashton, Wikipedia entry.


Sasha Waltz and Guests

Michel Fokine

Hofesh Shechter

George Balanchine Foundation

Official website

George Balanchine Trust

Mikhail Baryshnikov Dance Foundation

Vaslav Nijinsky

Paul Taylor

Wikipedia list of choreographers.

Companies, directories *

Dance and ballet companies on the web.
The Daancer.com

Ballet and Modern Dance Companies on the Net.

Dance and ballet companies on the web.
An international alphabetical index of dance web pages. Ballet.co.uk.

Sapphireswan
Dance styles, international ballet links, international choreographers list.

The Open Directory Project listing of dance websites.

Competitive dance *

Competitive dance, Wikipedia entry.

Federation of Dance Competitions (US)
The Federation of Dance Competitions is a non profit 501c6 organization comprised of 13 competitions with a singular mission to recognize dance excellence.

Contemporary dance *

All That’s Dance.
A modern dance links index.

Contemporary dance, Wikipedia entry.

Merce Cunningham, Wikipedia entry.

Martha Graham, Wikipedia entry.

Contemporary dance in the UK.
The Place, The Richard Alston Dance Company.

Modern dance, Wikipedia entry.

Contests *

Sadlers Wells Global Dance Contest

Country, region web directory.
The Open Directory Project

D

Danceart.com
A Dance Magazine. Dance news, letters, schools, dictionary of dance terms, dance chat.

Dance and ballet companies on the web. 
An international alphabetical index of dance web pages.

Dance Directory. Sapphireswan
Dance styles, international ballet links, international choreographers list.

Dance Form Productions. The International Choreographers Showcase
Providing emerging and distinguished choreographers opportunities to present their work at dance events worldwide.

Dance magazines *

Dance Europe Magazine

Dance-Forms Productions
An international choreographic showcase, providing emerging and distinguished choreographers opportunities to present their work at dance events worldwide!

Dancehelp.com
A compilation of dance articles, dance tips, news, forums, dance listings and educational information for the aspiring and professional dancer.

The Dance Insider magazine.

Dance Magazine

Dance,net.
Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, Tap, Irish, Disco…

Dance Sport Magazine
A magazine dedicated to competitive partner dancing.

Dance movies

Dance Movies at the Box Office. Top Grossing Dance Movies

10 Great Dance Movies. MSN Movies

Dance Movies
A compilation of movies that feature dance.

Dancers *

Famous ballet dancers, a web directory.
The Open Directory Project

Famous dancers and choregraphers, Wikipedia entry.

People involved with dance, celebrities.
Open Directory Project

Dansgroep Kristina de Châtel, Belgium.
Under the direction of Hungarian choreographer Krisztina de Châtel.

Del’s Dance Book. 
A how-to guide for a typical SCA dance class, or other Renaissance dance classes interested in learning the basic repertoire of the period. 

Directories *

All That’s Dance.
Modern dance links index.

Dance and ballet companies on the web.
An international alphabetical index of dance web pages.

Sapphireswan
Dance styles, international ballet links, international choreographers list.

Open Directory Project. Dance websites.

Art and Culture dance directory.

E

F

Festivals *

Dance festivals around the world, a guide.

 

Filmed dance. IMZ. The International Music Centre. Dance Screen

Forsythe, William. William Forsythe Archive

William Forsythe. Article.

Forums

Dancing Freaks.com performing arts forum.

French dance *

Festival Automne, Paris
A festival of dance and music.

France and Burgundy
Dance steps. The Gavotte and others.

Can-Can, Wikipedia entry.

G

German dance *

Ballettanz dance magazine.

Georg-Friedrich Kühn Tanztheater

Waltz, Wikipedia entry.

Tanztheater Wuppertal

Pina Bausch
Pina Bausch was a German performer of modern dance, choreographer, dance teacher and ballet director.She became a leading influence in the field of modern dance from the 1970s on.[

The Pin Bausch.Foundation

Waltz, Sasha. Sasha Waltz and Guests.

Sasha Waltz

Greek dance *

GreekDancing.org
A place for Greek dance teachers and enthusiasts from around the world to get advice and exchange knowledge.

Greek National Dance Centre

 

Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London.

H

Hip-Hop Dance
A free site offering online hip hop dancing lessons, including video clips and instructions, guided by a professional instructor. New and original hip hop combinations from beginners level through professionals.

History of dance *

Congress on Research in Dance,
an organization encouraging research in all aspects of dance, including related fields.

France and Burgundy. Dance steps. The Gavotte and others.

History of Dance
Web Resources from Delbert von Straßburg, an SCA persona currently residing in the Barony of Southron Gaard (Christchurch, New Zealand).

Historic Illustrations of Dancing from 3300 B.C. to 1911 A.D.
from Project Gutenberg

Del’s Dance Book
A how-to guide for a typical SCA dance class, or other Renaissance dance class interested in learning the basic repertoire of the period.

United States National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame

Wikipedia entry on dance.