Mystical State, Beautiful Dance --- Annotating Charm of Southeast Asian Dances

Feirui Li


The Southeast Asia dance rhythm to be slow, expresses feelings, exquisitely, the gentle rhythm, grows perceptibly free and easy beautifully. It has congeals builds up, the summary, the embodiment to contain, romantically and so on artistic characteristics. Must appreciate Southeast Asia to dance, should better have such elementary knowledge: Should understand the Indian two big epic poems: “Romania and Morocco spread out that”, “Morocco to scold husband's mother Luo to be many”, with Buddhism, Hinduism's elementary knowledge. Because this area is the religious country, believes Buddhism most, believes in Islamism individually. This area's traditional dance’s story content has a lot to do with the Indian epic poem, and the Buddhism story concerns. If has mastered the above knowledge, as soon as in these dance's character enters the stage, so long as pays attention listens to music, to look carefully the mask and comes up the distinguish from clothing's color, apparent role status.

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