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Academic Year 2005/2006
DANC 308 SP
This course may be repeated for credit.
Intermediate/Advanced study of Jazz technique and performance theory. Will explore various contemporary choreographic approaches to the Jazz Dance discipline with an emphasis on performance. Analysis of the evolution of
Jazz Dance and technique through and including Hip-Hop. Discussing: What is the next wave of American Jazz Dance?
Selected short readings from periodicals. Independent internet study. Viewing of select live and video performances.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
One written analysis of a modern jazz dancer/choreographer. One performance thesis as a dancer or choreographer. Participation in Worlds of Dance concert.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Advanced/Intermediate dance experience required. Audition at first class. Please come ready to dance with prepared dance resume. Students should contact the instructor for permission into this course.
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- Instructor(s): Burton,Ronald
- Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:10PM; Location: SDC;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 25)
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts, Focused Inquiry Course
- Permission: Permission of Instructor Required
POI forms will be distributed by the instructor during the browsing period of pre-registration and must be submitted to the Registrar's office prior to the on-line registration appointment
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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