Tik Tok and generation Z

@article{Cervi2021TikTA,
  title={Tik Tok and generation Z},
  author={Laura Cervi},
  journal={Theatre, Dance and Performance Training},
  year={2021},
  volume={12},
  pages={198 - 204}
}
  • L. Cervi
  • Published 10 April 2021
  • Education
  • Theatre, Dance and Performance Training
Some months ago, during a rehearsal break, a teenage girl told me that her ‘favourite dancer ever’ was Charli D’Amelio. Ignorant as to who Charli D Amelio was, I started an investigation and soon discovered that Charli is a sixteen-yearold American girl, who, with her 15-30 seconds performances (most of them entirely choreographed and showed only from the hips up), has attracted 80 million followers worldwide, becoming the most followed person on Tik Tok. Honestly, my first reaction was a mix… 
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Journalist and amateur dancer. Her main research interest is media literacy and citizen participation
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