Über den Autor
Gayle Kassing, PhD, taught beginning ballet through advanced ballet for more than 25 years at four universities. Kassing earned a BFA in ballet and theater, an MS in modern dance, a PhD in dance and related arts, and an MAT in K-12 curriculum integrated with technology. She was the 2010 National Dance Association (NDA) Artist Scholar. She is a member of the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO). She is the author of History of Dance and coauthor of Teaching Beginning Ballet Technique. Kassing is an acquisitions editor at Human Kinetics.
Part I: Foundations of Dance; Chapter 1. Dance for All; Chapter 3. Elements of Dance; Chapter 4. Basics of Dance Composition; Part II: Dance in Society; Chapter 5. History of Dance; Chapter 7. Folk Dance; Part III: Dance on Stage; Chapter 9. Ballet; Chapter 10. Modern Dance; Chapter 11. Jazz Dance; Chapter 12. Tap Dance; Chapter 13. Dance as Entertainment; Part IV: Dance for Life; Chapter 16. Dance in Your Life.