Modern dance

By: Gabriela Sandoval

Modern history

began loosely in the late 19th century and early 20th-century. Modern dance, which has birthplaces in the United States as well as Germany, was a direct response to ballet as the primary form of concert dance. Because of early pioneers like Martha Graham modern dance now encompasses a wide range of styles.


Stacy Tookey

Bio

Born on July 10, 1976 she was raised in Edmonton, Alberta Canda. She is a dancer and choreographer she has danced since she was three in her mothers dance studio. She was hired to choreograph on the Canadian SYTYCD. Then switched to the U.S. Version