|Required Sequence: DANC249 & DANC 250|
This course in creating and performing choreography emphasizes the diversity of techniques, methods, and aesthetic approaches available to the choreographer. Assignments will revolve around inventing, organizing, and evaluating movement styles and on solving composition tasks that are drawn from various art mediums. The focus in the first semester is on solo work and movement invention. The second semester focuses on group work. This course is a prerequisite for DANC371.
Designing, Creating, and Realizing
The focus of this course is the process of designing, creating and realizing a composition in movement. We accomplish this, over the course of the semester by exploring various methods for movement invention, various compositional structures. We present
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|Course Format: Performance||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
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|Examinations and Assignments: |
Weekly dance composition, journal assignments, short papers and attendance at dance concerts. Work from the semester will appear in the spring dance concert.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Requirement: concurrent enrollment in a dance technique class. Students must participate as members of production crews for two dance concerts during the semester. This is an ampersand course with DANC249.
|Instructor(s): Alejandro,Pedro Times: ..T.R.. 10:30AM-12:30PM; Location: SDC; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 12
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