DANC 4101R, Ballet Technique IV (For Majors)

(3.0 Credits)

Course Description
This course provides continued training for dance majors in classical ballet technique at the advanced level. Emphasis is placed on developing a high level of technical proficiency, musicality, fluidity, style, and performance quality.

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate an advanced understanding of ballet theory and technique through a more rigorous standard of execution.
  • Demonstrate the capability of performing at a higher and more professional level.
  • Approach all training, practice and performance from an anatomically correct standpoint.
  • Expand expressive and qualitative range of movement and performance.
  • Demonstrate musicality, dynamics, clarity and articulation in time and space.
  • Empower the person/dancer/thinker/artist in each student.