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Repertory and Performance: Contemporary Dance from Global Perspectives

DANC 378
Fall 2017 not offered
This course may be repeated for credit.
Course Cluster: Queer Studies

This course draws on multiple approaches to understanding contemporary dance and the moving body from global perspectives. It examines an eclectic array of movement and choreographic styles with influences ranging from Asia to Africa to Europe. Much of the course focuses on the creation and performance of an original chorographic work as part of either the Spring Faculty Dance concert or the Worlds of Dance concert. Students will spend the majority of class time learning the choreography, but they will also learn by viewing, discussing, and writing. In addition, there will be guest classes with instructors representing the world of global contemporary dance today, who will bring their diverse experience and unique styles to bear on our discussions.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA DANC
Course Format: StudioGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)(ENVS-MN)(ENVS)(REES-MN)(REES-Lang/Lit/C)(THEA)

Last Updated on JUN-16-2024
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