This Greek Ballet will Have You Dancing & Shouting 'Opa!'
Based on the 1940s novel, Zorba The Greek is a ballet that tells the story of a young intellectual who escapes his life of dry books by meeting the charismatic and mysterious old man, Alexis Zorba.
Before Greek Culture, there Was Greek Nature...
Before Greek Culture, there Was Greek Nature... nature, photos, travel, landscapes, beautiful We all know the beaches, but do you know of the beauty inside the land of Greece?
This Greek Island Paradise is a Gorgeous Place to Behold
Corfu is one of the most popular Greek summer islands, where many come for a terrific vacation. The island has a formidable old Venetian fortress that overlooks the sea and harks back to the 16th century.
So this is How a Day as an Ancient Greek Architect Was!
Ancient Greek architecture continues to enthrall the world even today. Why shouldn’t it? The Greeks have produced some of the most magnificent structures such as the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the Parthenon, the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, and the Temple of Hera, among a host of others.
It's a Pleasure Watching This Couple Dance This Old Dance
Shag dancing is a form of swing dance that originated in the 1920s before becoming very popular in the 30s and 40s. Although its popularity has waned over the decades, shag dancing is far from dead. These talented young dancers want to show their stuff in the national shag competition!
Quiz: Can You Identify Roman Gods By Their Greek Names?
So it is little surprise that when the Romans came into power they used a lot of the knowledge first discovered by the Greeks, including a large part of their mythology. That is why the Roman and Greek gods are mostly the same, with different names.
Words from Greek Philosopher Plato to Refresh Your Mind
Where other Greek philosophers preceding him sought to classify actions under certain labels, Plato’s goal was to realistically define them, and he did, with such key concepts as equality, justice, and beauty being his major contributions.
The Amazing Light Dance!
This amazing dance group will wow you with a rarely seen light dance, in which the dancers make use of light suits and darkness to appear and disappear from the stage, with beautiful choreography , this dance is a rare sight! The Amazing Light Dance!
This Nuance Light Dance is Unlike Any Dance You've Seen
You may have seen many forms of dance, but I'll bet you've never seen something like this, mainly because you'd need a healthy dose of modern technology to give birth to this creation. Enjoy this incredible dance belonging to a breed of more and more numerous dances named: "Light Dance".
WATCH: Dance Combines With Light For a Spectacular Show
The Japanese dance troupe 'Enra' combines light, music and state-of-the-art technology in their wondrous performances. This performance entitled "Pleiades", or the Greek name for the Seven Sisters star cluster, was directed by notable Japanese artist Nobuyuki Hanabusa.
This Beautiful Dance Is One Unlike Any Other
The Japanese dance troupe 'Enra' combines light, music, and state-of-the-art technology in their wonderful performances. This particular performance entitled "Pleiades", the Greek name for the Seven Sisters star cluster, was directed by notable Japanese artist Nobuyuki Hanabusa.
These Greek Philosophy Quotes Can Really Make a Difference
The Ancient Greeks were incredibly wise people thanks to their amazing education and the curious habit of questioning everything. In many ways, they shaped the way we today see the world and our place within it.
QUIZ: Do You Know These English Words With Greek Roots?
So it is of little surprise that Greek also plays its fair share. Do you know what these Greek roots in English originally meant? Choose the Greek root for the English words we ask about in this quiz. Which of these Greek roots means "Star?"
100 Years of Dance: a Visual of How Dance Culture Evolved
Dance is first and foremost a form of self-expression, and so it only makes sense that popular dance culture of a specific decade will be able to tell you something about the generation that created them.
The Dancing Bookcase - Beautiful!
The Dancing Bookcase - Beautiful! dancing, art, video, stop motion, bookcase The most musical and original bookcase you've ever seen, with the help of this wonderful stop-motion video!
Dancing With Dogs is So Much Better Than Regular Dancing...
It may sound weird at first, but dog dancing is becoming a favorite pastime with many animal lovers, who consider it almost a sport, made of equal parts discipline, hard work and great communication with your dog! These 10 top contestants will wiggle, jump and roll their way into your hearts!
QUIZ: Which Greek god Are You?
The Greek gods often represent sides of humanity, sides of us. This quiz will attempt to test your mettle and see what kind of person you are, and what kind of Greek god most symbolizes you. Answer and take your place on Olympus...
Stunning Pictures Depicting the Stories of Greek Mythology
Greek mythology has always played a highly influential role in the development of culture and art. Greek mythological stories have served as the basis for numerous books, films, and other forms of media and entertainment.
Do You Know the Greek Pantheon? Take Our Test!
Old and rich in story telling and myths, the Greek pantheon of gods is pretty amazing. There are many gods besides the 12 main ones we know, like Zeus and Apollo, and there are many human heroes as well. Most of us know at least a bit of lore about the Greek gods, but do you know more than that?
The Evolution of Dad Dancing - Hilarious!
It's easy to dance with enthusiasm when you're a child or teen. There's lots of energy, we want to make that girl or boy look at us, and we've got nothing better to do. But when you're a parent, a father perhaps, you give dancing a little less energy and time.
The Tron Surprise Dance - Incredible!
Visitors to the central mall in Bratislava, Slovakia were shocked to see electronic dancers pop out of the darkness and light up their night with this fantastic dance and light show, that connects hardware and software with human skill and dance to create an amazing show!
QUIZ: Which Greek Philosopher Do You Unknowingly Follow?
But each of the great Greek philosophers started out just like everyone else, looking at the world with curiosity - and the desire to undersand it. Though they lived thousands of years ago, their impact upon the world of thought still resounds strong with each generation that reads their writings.
A Very Surprising Wedding Dance!
This is a dance the bride did with her father, and it's definitely worth watching. Watch all the way! A Very Surprising Wedding Dance! wedding, dance, surprise This is a dance the bride did with her father, and it's definitely worth watching!
Now THIS is How You Dance!
Next time someone tells you that today's dancers are better than how they used to dance in the past, show them this video by Parov Stelar doing his ' catgroove ', we doubt they would have much to say after that! There's no doubt about it, this cool cat has some moves! Now THIS is How You Dance!