Contemporary Dance Techniques: West African
Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-30H
Marilyn M. Sylla (Section 01)
The study and practice of contemporary movement vocabularies, including regional dance forms, contact improvisation and various modern dance techniques. Because the specific genres and techniques will vary from semester to semester, the course may be repeated for credit. Objectives include the intellectual and physical introduction to this discipline as well as increased body awareness, alignment, flexibility, coordination, strength, musical phrasing and the expressive potential of movement. The course material is presented at the beginning/intermediate level.
Fall semester. Five College Lecturer Sylla.
Offerings2015-16: Offered in Spring 2016
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 20152015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 20112015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 20142015-16: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2009, Fall 2010, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2015