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Modern dance was a 20th century rebellion against classical ballet. Dancers like Martha Graham and Isadora Duncan started a more free and athletic style of dance that requires great flexibility and training. Unlike classical ballet, however, modern dance is more open to different body types and talents and fits more modern music styles.

  1. 1. What does modern dance require?
    1. a. Thinness
    2. b. Flexibility
    3. c. Creativity
  2. 2. What dancers started modern dance?
    1. a. Isadora Duncan
    2. b. Amanda Puffle
    3. c. John Cage
  3. 3. What was modern dance a rebellion against?
    1. a. Tap
    2. b. Ballet
    3. c. Jazz