What the Heck is… A “Pas de Deux”?

Pas de Deux, translated literally as “the dance of two,” is a duet in which ballet steps are performed together. They usually follow a general format consisting of:

  • Entrée or Grand Pas (“entrance”)
  • Adagio (music in slow tempo)
  • Male variation
  • Female variation
  • Coda

Some notable pas de deux include:

With that guy from Sex & the City!


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