DANC 3800R, Dance Company I (For Majors and Non-majors)

(2.0 Credits)

Course Description
This course is for freshmen who wish and are permitted to be a member of Dixie State Dance Company. It is designed to teach dance techniques and performing skills that are required for dance performances. This course prepares students in dance technique and artistic expression aspects for dance performances and for their future dance career. The development of personal discipline and collaborative skills are emphasized. Rehearses dance productions for dance performances. Can be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Audition or instructor permission.

Course Objectives

  1. Develop dance techniques, performing skills and artistic expression that are required for dance performances.
  2. Develop personal discipline and collaborative skills for dance performances and for students’ future dance career.
  3. Be able to rehearse and perform dance productions.
  4. Appreciate the complexity and joy of movement as expressed through different genres of dance such as ballet, modern, jazz, world, and ballroom.