PERFORMING ARTS

PERF-102
Modern Dance I (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Modern Dance I (3) An introduction to the basic principles and theories of modern dance technique with an emphasis on performance. Skill development is accompanied by a study of twentieth century choreographers and the social conditions shaping their artistry. Readings, videos, concerts, and written work enhance participants' knowledge. Usually Offered: fall and spring.

PERF-102
Contemporary Dance I (2)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Contemporary Dance I (2) An introduction to the basic principles and theories of contemporary dance. Course work includes movement, readings, and other assignments to contextualize the form. Usually Offered: fall and spring.