Movement Practice: Intermediate Ballet (DAN4217.01)

Daniel Roberts

Ballet has a large presence in the field of contemporary dance, predominantly as a means of training, but also, as a point of reference for 300 years of western dance. This class will focus on classical forms and contemporary uses of ballet in dance, and will address technical function, aesthetics, placement, and virtuosity, all within the ballet vocabulary. The structure will follow a traditional form inclusive of barre, center phrases, turning, and jump work. The class aims to develop strength, flexibility, and coordination for the dancer, while addressing musicality and performance qualities.

Prerequisites: Prior movement training and permission of the instructor.
Credits: 2
M 2:10pm-4:00pm;Th 2:10pm-4:00pm
Maximum Enrollment: 18
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as Dance, Two Credit, 4000, Daniel Roberts, All courses.