Dance is a universal language. It can bring people together and make people feel good. It can be done on a stage, in a studio, in your home, or anywhere in the world. Watch the dance by Matthew Harding below ‘Where the Hell is Matt?’ and write your response to the following questions.
What did you think of Matt’s dance? What did you think about the choreography, music and setting? What message did you take away from his dance?
What role does dance play in your life?
What do you like or dislike about dancing?
If you dance, how does it make you feel?
What kinds of experiences do you remember from your childhood about dance?
Why do you think dance is often a performance?
How are dance and identity related?