snapping hip syndrome

(redirected from Dancer's hip)

snap·ping hip syn·drome

(snap'ing hip sin'drōm)
A phenomenon experienced during hip motions; may indicate iliotibial band syndrome.
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The dancer's hips will be put through their paces when he returns to the Floral Pavilion (where he appeared in Cabaret in 2009) this month with his autobiographical show Precious Little Sleep.
With the dancer's hips as the "center of gravity," there was division and cohesion, paradoxically engaged at once: "Thus the flexibility and fluidity of black dancing arises from the division of the body at the pelvis, with the upper body playing against the lower much as individual dancers or singers playfully oppose themselves to the rest of the performing community" (98-99).