Rambam refers to set or group dancing. The
dancers show the same dancing post together.
The graceful dancing show is all together joining in line. Showing
performs with the song and without the song by using only the music.
Dancing can be divided into 2 types i.e. the standard dancing and
the applied dancing.
Rabam matrathan (The standard Dancing)
It refers to the demonstration fixed by the teacher about the song, melody
rhythm, cadence post and dressing including the fixed showing process
being trained instructed with the long generation to be held as the standard
dancing style. It is maintained as the master text which the cadence
post is unchangeable by anyone such as Rabamdaowadung, Rabamkrissadaphinihan,
Prabprung (The applied dancing or the miscellaneous dancing)
It refers to the new invention showing as wishes, events, fashion and
according to the song needed by the composer such as Rabamdokbua, Rabamchumnumphaothai,
Rabamkai and Rabamma.
Ram refers to showing aiming at the graceful
of dancing. It shows the dancer cadence post by using hands as the main
performance. It can be the single dancing, the double dancing (two
persons dancing) or the group dancing with the cadence, style and post
of moving according to the song and music rhythm. Dancing is the
important part in Thai Drama such as ChuiChaipraham, Ramouiporn, Ramwongmatrathan.
(one kind of dancing)
Fon refers to the North and the Northeastern
traditional dancing show by many actors all together with the slow dancing
rhythm. Most of them are the art of the Northern people such as
essential of Fonramthai (thai dancing)
has an own characteristic and being thai in itself. It is the national
art with no repetition or like the other nations. It is considered to
be proudly national cultural wealth.
The characteristics of being thai are as the followings:
Showing the delicate
and graceful dancing post and the emotion according to the real thai characteristic
with widely meaning.
With music, it will
create the happy emotion or it can dance with the song having only the
rhythm or the song and action will be made along with those songs.
The song or the
song text must be the composing. The verse will be the eight rhymes.
Thai drama dressing
differs from the other nations by having an own style.