|（School of Physical Education，Wenshan University，Wenshan 663000，China)
Abstract: Wushu and dance are basic forms of human body activities, having a profound origin relation in the tradi-tional Chinese culture environment, and having gone through a mutually influencing and harmoniously advancing process of development. As one of important recording forms of Wushu culture, Wushu routines, under the influ-ence of dance culture, went through a path of development from religion, science to art, and created conditions for diversified, standardized and internationalized development. Specifically, dance culture can provide Wushu routines with an other’s perspective in terms of analyzing the intrinsic motivation of Wushu routine formation, understanding the social and cultural environments of ancient Wushu performance, exploring the open compatibility of the Wushu routine system; dance culture can provide Wushu routines with a shelter in terms of cognizing Wushu movement style evolution, Wushu performance state uplifting, Wushu spreading and development, and routine spirit attribute enhancement, such a process is progressive; dance culture can also provide Wushu routines with an art source in terms of the artistry of boxing movement arrangement, enriching artistic connotations, and valuing the application of music and court. The author proposed that the exertion of the roles of dance culture should be valued in the in-heritance and development of Wushu routines in the future.
Key words: sports culture；Wushu dance；Wushu routine；dance culture