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Raymond Collins May 22, 2007 Compania Nacional de Danza 2 The three performances by the  Compania Nacional de Danza 2  were  each uniquely distinct dances that each created interesting moods for me. The first dance,  Remansos , reminded me of a Renaissance ballet. The  music was happy and formal sounding. The movements of the dancers created a feeling  as if they were speaking to each other. They flirted by performing movements with their arms and  creating shapes, and then other dancers would mimic these motions as if they were  communicating. During my favorite part, the female dancer went behind a wall and held out a flower.  Three men danced around, performing maneuvers that required strength and skill. I felt that  these dancers were trying to impress the girl with the flower. In my culture, men are always  trying to impress girls, especially here in college. This scene seemed to encompass how men try to show  off to women to court them. The title Remansos also supports the Romantic feeling, as  well as the Renaissance-like
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2011 for the course DANCE 40 taught by Professor Press during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.

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