concert dance

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n concert dance a theatrical representation of a story that is performed to music by trained dancers
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Usage

In literature:

Between the acts of the concert will be given, gratis, several exercises of rope-dancing and tumbling.
"The Miracle Mongers, an Exposé" by Harry Houdini
No ball or soiree, no dance or concert was considered complete without them.
"Dora Thorne" by Charlotte M. Braeme
The musicians struck up in concert and the dancers began to dance and the vocalists to sing.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
Finally, on Christmas Day, there was a great concert and dance.
"Adventures of a Despatch Rider" by W. H. L. Watson
On every side he heard concerts of voices and instruments, and saw dancing.
"Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know" by Various
There are horse-races, concerts, dancing, and a great deal of gambling.
"Peeps At Many Lands: Belgium" by George W. T. Omond
On the whole it was quite a pleasant blend of training, inspections, dances, concerts, football and leave.
"The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918" by F.L. Morrison
His father was a street-porter who eked out the scanty exchequer by playing a violin at occasional dances or concerts.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
The duke came just at the close of the concert, as the seats were being removed for the dancing.
"Young Americans Abroad" by Various
An occasional concert or a dance, but no theatres, no music-halls.
"Across Coveted Lands" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
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In poetry:

I careless enter'd with the crowd,
(My active Guide before me trode),
And now advanc'd to Pleasure's shrine,
Where thousand nymphs in concert join,
And range their ranks, and dance around
To sprightly music's silver sound.
"Love And Wisdom: A Vision" by Robert Alves
Chorus: And the stockmen, etc.
Whatever fun is going on, the stockman will be there,
Be it theatre or concert, or dance or fancy fair,
To join in the amusements be sure he won't delay,
For the stockmen of Australia, light-hearted boys are they.
"The Stockmen of Australia" by Anonymous Oceania

In news:

South Korean singer Psy of the dance hit "Gangnam Style" greets his fans ahead of his concert in Bangkok's shopping district ( DAMIR SAGOLJ, REUTERS / November 28, 2012 ).
Street Jamz Dance Studios opens it's doors September 3rd offering a unique set of classes that teach students the moves they see on TV, Films, Concerts, and Music Videos.
A romantic concert and dance evening is coming with A Night in Havana on Sept 15 at the Maitland Civic Center .
Da Guan Dance and Music Group Dress Rehearsal at the Atwood Concert Hall .
Taiwan's National University of Arts' Da Guan Music and Dance Group run through a dress rehearsal Thursday, April 19, at the Atwood Concert Hall .
A Concert Mogul Is Betting on Electronic Dance Music .
The man who corporatized the concert industry is back, and he wants to dance.
'SoCo Dance Theater 2012 Fall Dance Concert'.
The Louisiana Tech Concert Association presents the Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana Dance Company, performing tonight at the Howard Auditorium.
In recent years, you may have dropped by the Folly Theater downtown for a performance by the Heartland Men's Chorus or City in Motion Dance Theater, or perhaps to hear a concert in the Harriman Jewel series.
The Dance Company will salute the Magnolia State when it presents the dance concert " Home-Grown " at the Ford Center Studio Theatre later this month.
CMU students to present 60 dance pieces in concert .
This year's concert was hosted by Emmy Award-winning television personality Tom Bergeron, of the hit TV series, "Dancing With the Stars".
There's an ugly sweater concert (the clothes don't sing - bands do - thankfully), oi galore and the one-year anniversary (and last call) of the popular Johnny 5 dance party.
Swedish House Mafia , a trio of electronic DJs and producers, have ruled mega-concert dance floors for a few years now.
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