Fall 2012

Contemporary Dance Techniques: Modern 4/5

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

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

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Faculty

Paul D. Matteson (Section 01)

Description

The study and practice of contemporary movement vocabularies, including regional dance forms, contact improvisation and various modern dance techniques. 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 intermediate/advanced level.  A half course.  Because the specific genres and techniques will vary from semester to semester, the course may be repeated for credit.

Fall semester.  Professor Matteson.

Keywords

Artistic practice

Offerings

2014-15: Offered in Fall 2014
Other years: Offered in Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2015