Production of Eroica. Photo by Tzu Chia Huang.[/caption]
When dancers, or any other type of live performing artists, take to the stage for a 60-minute or 90-minute production, they aren’t just putting on a performance that only provides entertainment for a short period of time. They are giving you an experience that will enhance your life.
Curious to see how the performing arts can enrich your life? Here is a look at some of the many ways viewing or even taking part in various performing arts, such as live theatre productions and dance performances, can improve your life.
Experience Changes in Your Mood
Simply watching a performing arts production can change your mood. During the production, you will feel more relaxed and calm, but you will continue to benefit from watching the performing arts long after the curtain has closed.
The performing arts can make people more empathetic and tolerant. When you are more empathic and tolerant, you are able to form better connections and relationships with people and you tend to feel happier and calmer.
By simply watching live performing arts, you are exposing yourself to new cultures, stories, and experiences. Even if it doesn’t appear as if a production is teaching you something, it is, or it is at least sparking a desire to learn more about a specific topic or style of performing arts.
In many cases, people find that they enjoy a certain performing arts production and want to learn more about it. This causes them to research the background history of the production, learn more about that particular live performing arts style, and even explore other performing arts productions that are similar.
Helps Encourage Children and Adults to Get Moving
Sometimes just watching the performing arts is enough to spark an interest in trying it out for yourself. Seeing those dancers and performers on stage makes you almost want to try it yourself and you can.
Ballet Arizona, for example, offers numerous adult and children’s dance classes for various skill levels. Whether you have never taken a dance class in your life or you are a seasoned dancer, there is a class for you.
Want to Take Part in the Performing Arts? Ballet Arizona can Help!
Ballet Arizona offers a number of ways you can get involved with the performing arts. Community lectures, community activities, ballet classes for all skill levels, and live performances are just some of the ways Ballet Arizona brings performing arts to the public.
Visit Ballet Arizona’s website today to find a community event or dance class to attend or purchase tickets to an upcoming performance. By attending one, or all, of these events you will start to experience the amazing benefits of the performing arts for yourself.