Modern dance history

Modern dance history in Europe started with Renaissance, when many new dances were invented.

1 ½ tons

A male dancer lifts over 1 ½ tons of ballerinas during a performance.


Waltz, one of the most popular dances today came into popularity in mid-19th century by the efforts of the famous composer Johann Strauss, but its origins can be traced even to the distant 16th century.