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 Learning Outcomes
  1. Recall an advanced beginning knowledge of classical ballet vocabulary, technique, and related history.
  2. Perform advanced beginning ballet exercises with proper placement, anatomical alignment, body awareness, connectivity, and coordination of body parts in class and on stage.
  3. Perform advanced beginning ballet exercises with artistic expression in class and on stage.
  4. Acquire skills of responsibility and Grit as they relate to a career in the dance field.
  5. Contribute insights to discussion related to the discourse of dance.