*Rudolf Laban, (1966, 2011)
- Laban’s ‘dabbing’ as a basic effortTranslated to the dimensional space of genetic semantics with Laban’s dimensions : Direct (Depth), Sudden (Breadth), Light (Height), dabbing is associated with the code 011 (Purple). Rudolf Laban, (1966, 2011) Eight Basic Efforts. Dabbing = Direct, Sudden , Light. This is usually performed with free flow and is very flexible. There is nearly always a rebound, meaning something that the movement bounces off (not necessarily literal).