(2.0 Credits) Course Description The Dance Program at Dixie State University provides a variety of performance opportunities for Dance Majors, Minors, and other students actively enrolled in DSU dance technique courses. Dancers are cast in Student Dance Concert (Fall) and Faculty Dance Concert (Spring) through a formal audition offered the first Friday of each semester. The Student Dance Concert features work by students in DANC 4900 (Choreography Practicum) in fulfillment of Dance Major degree requirements with production assistance from students in DANC 3260 (Dance Production). The concert also includes work by additional student choreographers, as resources allow. The Faculty Dance Concert features innovative work by DSU faculty and guest choreographers in a wide variety of dance genres including Ballet, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, and Tap. Course Learning Outcomes
- Apply dance technique and performance skills in a concert dance setting.
- Demonstrate personal work ethic and collaborative skills necessary for a career in dance.
- Reflect upon experiences and assess one's efforts in rehearsal and performance.
- Identify and compare elements of style among a variety of dance genres.