Fall 2011

Contemporary Dance Techniques: Modern 4/5 

Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-216H

Formerly listed as: THDA-216  |  THDA-30H


Fritha A. Pengelly (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.  Visiting Lecturer Pengelly.


Artistic practice


2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2014