Novonna Brooks-Miller-PE AA2-May 2014
Jack Cole is know as the father of jazz dance technique, he was a key inspiration to Matt Mattox, Bob Fosse, Jerome Robbins and many others. Lastly, Bob Fosse a jazz choreographer created a new form of jazz created by Fred Astaire and the burlesque and vaudeville styles.
Hip hop is a dance that is related to music, it can be defined in many ways due to different forms of hip hop such as: popping, locking, breaking, b-boy, boogaloo,social dances, and juking The creators of hip hop- are know to be of Hispanic and black ghetto. It was created in the late 60th of the 20th century. It evolved in New York, South Bronx. Some of the founders and creators of hip hop are Clive Campbell ‘Kool Herc’ who was one of the founders of hip hop. Bambaata formulated the style of breakdancing and promoted it. Richard Colon is the veteran of the hip-hop and a leader of the B-boys. He was known as “Crazy Legs” on the streets.
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