Dance Modern Jazz is a stage dance form that originates from jazz music. Street Jazz, also called vernacular dance, an umbrella term, describes jazz styles that evolved outside of dance studios in everyday spaces such as streets, school yards and nightclubs.
They are often improvisational and social in nature, encouraging Interaction and contact with the spectators and the other dancers. This dance style is mixed with spectacular and emotional dance steps that enhance the feeling of simplicity and complication within an individual.
The Street Jazz dance is also commonly used specifically for many hip hop, jazz and funk dance styles that began emerging in the United States in the 1970s, and are still alive and evolving within the jazz culture today. It forms a thin line from old school Hip Hop styles such as break-dance, popping, locking to newer styles of hip hop culture.
Today, Street Jazz dances are popular on several levels, as a form of physical exercise, an art form, or for a competition, itâs practiced both at dance studios and other spaces. The Nora Dance Group in Dubai offers Modern street jazz Classes on all age levels as a form of physical education. You can book your class online or you can contact us for further information.
If you are interested in learning modern jazz dance in the UAE or if you just want to come back to some lessons please contact us for further information or book a class online using our online booking system. We offer classes and lessons throughout the Emirates including private class options in the comfort of your home.