Spring 2018

Contemporary Dance Techniques: Modern/Ballet 4

Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-217H

Moodle site: Course


Bronwen MacArthur (Section 01)


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.

Requisite: Ballet 1/2 or Ballet 2/3. Spring semester. Lecturer MacArthur.


Artistic Practice


2019-20: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2013, Spring 2018