In the mid twentieth century Modern Jazz develped by taking the essence of Caribbean traditional dance and making it into a performing art. With the growing domination of other forms of entertainment music, jazz dance evolved on Broadway into the new, smooth style that is taught today. Modern jazz dance was popularized to a large extent by Bob Fosse's work, which is exemplified by Broadway shows such as Chicago and Cabaret. Traditional Danceware is worn by men and women
Ballet is a type of performance dance, that originated in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century, and which was further developed in France and Russia as a concert dance form. Ballet styles include Classical(traditional), Neo-Classical(less rigid) and Contemporary (combination of classical ballet and modern dance).
Concert dance (also known as performance dance or theatre dance in the United Kingdom) is dance performed for an audience. It is frequently performed in a theatre setting, though this is not a requirement, and it is usually choreographed and performed to set music. Performers usually wear costumes.