Choreography (from the Greek χορεία – dance, round dance, and Greek γραφή – to write) – the art of dancing as a sequence of steps, motions, figures for creating the best stage effect.
The art of creating stage dance is based on the manipulation of abstract elements of the movements of the human body: space, form, time, energy within the framework of an emotional context in order to express a unique creative voice. The language of choreography moves is a language of ballet dance technique, modern or jazz dance, hip hop, folk dance, ritual dance or routine everyday movements.
Choreography is trying to achieve in the dance composition of organic integrity, rhythmic and nerimetric articulation, themes and variations, repetition and improvisation.
The term choreography is also used to articulate performances in certain sports: artistic and gymnastics, figure skating, synchronized swimming, etc.