Category:Historical dance

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Historical dance (or early dance) in this category covers a wide variety of dance types from the past as they are danced in the present. Historical dances are danced as performance, for pleasure, as historical reenactment, or for musicological or historical research purposes.

<nowiki>danzas antiguas; 古典舞踏; Danse historique; Старадаўні танец; Taniec historyczny; Історичні танці; Hofdans; исторический танец; Историн хелхар; Historischer Tanz; Historiallinen tanssi; historical dance; salongsdans; historický tanec; Ajalooline tants; type of dance; исторические танцы; придворный танец; 古典舞踊; Старадаўнія танцы; historické tance; early dance; court dance; courtly dance</nowiki>
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Dances from the early 20th century can be recreated precisely, being within living memory and after the advent of film and video recording. Earlier dance types must be reconstructed from less reliable evidence such as surviving notations and instruction manuals.


This category has the following 19 subcategories, out of 19 total.