Fall 2023

Dance Technique: Beginning/Intermediate Jazz

Listed in: Theater and Dance, as THDA-145H


Francesca C. Baron (Section 01)


This is a course in Jazz dance technique with a primary focus on movement practice, while also exploring the socio-cultural aspects of the genre. Through directed improvisational and structured exercises, students will explore rhythmic complexity, musicality, and emotional and theatrical capacity, alongside physical isolations and technical versatility.

Fall semester. Visiting Instructor Baron.

Pending Faculty Approval

How to handle overenrollment: null

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: This course will involve regular attendance and class participation, class discussion, reading, possible viewing and writing assignments, group work outside of class including rehearsal or other artistic assignments, as well as physical or vocal performance work and/or visual, aural, and physical analysis as applicable. Attendance at performances outside of class may also be required.


Section 01
Tu 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM WEBS 122
Th 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM WEBS 122


Other years: Offered in Fall 2023