DANC 2100R, Ballet Technique II

(2.0 Credits)

Course Description
An intermediate ballet technique course for students with an emphasis in dance and for all students interested in developing skills in ballet. A continuation of DANCE 1100. Progressions of development with ballet vocabulary and technical skills. It is designed to increasing the difficulty at the barre, center practice and traveling steps. Prerequisite: Dance 1100 or instructor permission.

Course Objectives

  1. Learn intermediate ballet exercises for mastering the placement and coordination of the body, legs, arms and head.
  2. Develop correct technique and alignment necessary for all dance forms.
  3. Learn intermediate combinations and phrases as performance experience.
  4. Appreciate the complexity, joy, and beauty of movement as expressed through ballet.