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Gina Sinclair

Dean Speer

in On Technique

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780813034386
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780813046280 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/florida/9780813034386.003.0016
Gina Sinclair

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This chapter describes the career and teaching philosophy of Gina Sinclair, who performed with the London Festival Ballet before directing her ballet school in Victoria, British Columbia. Sinclair defines technique as the correct use of movement that will allow the dancer to communicate. The ability to execute technique creates a body of knowledge or skill that can be developed into an art form.

Keywords: London Festival Ballet; ballerinas; ballet dancers; ballet teachers; dancing; teaching technique

Chapter.  4151 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dance

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