African American Dance – From Rags To Riches

African American dance

Almost all traditional dances today have taken its root in the African American dance. Their history goes back in the early 17th and 18th century. If you look at it closely, we can safely say that most of the techniques and dance maneuvers of known styles have its root in the vernacular dance routines practiced by Africans during their migration to the American continent. (Image © innovatedcaptures / 123RF Stockfoto) Rags To Riches – A History The history of the African American “vernacular” dance is deeply rooted in Virginia, Maryland.…