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DANC 158.00 Contemporary Dance Forms I 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 13, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
1:50pm3:00pm1:50pm3:00pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62023

Alanna E Morris-Van Tassel

This course provides an introduction to a variety of movement approaches that develop an awareness of the body in space and moving through space. Students will learn approaches designed to strengthen muscles, support joint mobility, find breath support, enhance coordination, and encourage embodied learning.

Cross-listed with PE 115

DANC 170.00 Dance Improvisation 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 3, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
12:30pm1:40pm12:30pm1:40pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62635

Rosy Simas

In this course we will explore spontaneous moving, sourcing inspiration from our senses, our environment, and each other. Students will work on creating movement, improvisationally, and sharing that movement with each other. Open to all levels of experience.

Cross-listed with PE 170

DANC 200.00 Modern Dance II: Technique and Theory 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 7, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
9:20am10:30am9:20am10:30am

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62024

Daphne L McCoy

A continuation of Level I with more emphasis on the development of technique and expressive qualities.

Crosslisted with PE 149

DANC 266.00 Reading The Dancing Body 6 credits

Judith A Howard

Dance is a field in which bodies articulate a history of sexuality, nation, gender, and race. In this course, the investigation of the body as a “text” will be anchored by intersectional and feminist perspectives. We will re-center American concert dance history, emphasizing the Africanist base of American Dance performance, contemporary black choreographers, and Native American concert dance. Through reading, writing, discussing, moving, viewing videos and performances the class will “read” the gender, race, and politics of the dancing body in the cultural/historical context of Modern, Post Modern and Contemporary Dance.

DANC 300.00 Modern Dance III: Technique and Theory 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 4, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
10:40am11:50am10:40am11:50am

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62027

Daphne L McCoy

Intensive work on technical, theoretical, and expressive problems for the experienced dancer.

Cross-listed with PE 151

DANC 301.00 West African Dance 2 credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 20, Registered: 13, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHFS
10:00am12:00pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62028

Whitney McClusky

In this class you will be introduced to traditional West African dance movement accompanied by live drumming. A variety of dynamics such as grounding, centeredness, and footwork will be addressed. Each class will cover the cultural background of the rhythm as well as the conversation between drummer and dancer. All levels are welcome to join in this vigorous experience of West African dance forms. 

DANC 350.00 Semaphore Repertory Dance Company 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 20, Registered: 6, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165 / Weitz Center 168

MTWTHFS
3:30pm5:30pm3:30pm5:30pm7:00pm9:00pm12:00pm3:00pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62029

Judith A Howard, Daphne L McCoy

Provides advanced dance students with an intensive opportunity to develop as performers in professional level dances. Skills to be honed are: the dancer as contributor to the process of art-making; defining individual technical and expressive gifts; working in a variety of new technical and philosophical dance frameworks. In addition to regular training during the academic terms, participation in a "preseason" rehearsal period before fall term is required. A few pieces of student choreography will be accepted for repertory. The group produces an annual concert, performs in the Twin Cities and makes dance exchanges with other college groups.

Prerequisite: Audition required

Audition required.

PE 115.00 Contemporary Dance Forms I credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 13, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
1:50pm3:00pm1:50pm3:00pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 60556

Alanna E Morris-Van Tassel

This course provides an introduction to a variety of movement approaches that develop an awareness of the body in space and moving through space. Students will learn approaches designed to strengthen muscles, support joint mobility, find breath support, enhance coordination, and encourage embodied learning.

Crosslisted with DANC 158

Cross-listed with DANC 158.00

PE 149.00 Modern Dance II credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 7, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
9:20am10:30am9:20am10:30am

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 60562

Daphne L McCoy

Builds upon the concepts and experiences in Level I with more emphasis on the development of technique and expressive qualities as students are aided in a process of solving movement problems and finding solutions. Movement combinations are more complex and physical demands are challenging.

crosslisted with DANC 200

Cross-listed with DANC 200.00

PE 151.00 Modern Dance III credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 4, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
10:40am11:50am10:40am11:50am

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 60564

Daphne L McCoy

Continues to challenge the dance student with more intensive work on technical, theoretical and expressive movement problems. Since students are more able and experienced, exploration of unusual and intricate forms and movements is possible and the goal of each class is to go as deeply into each idea as the limits of time and ability allow.

Crosslisted with DANC 300

Cross-listed with DANC 300.00

PE 152.00 Lindy Hop, Beginning credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 40, Registered: 36, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
5:00pm6:00pm5:00pm6:00pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 60565

Staff, Annie M Larson

Provides in-depth instruction in the Lindy Hop, a fun, energetic swing dance that developed from the jazz music of the 1920s and 1930s. Emphasizes lead-follow technique and social dance moves while providing an understanding of the dance's roots. Previous social dance experience is helpful but not required.

PE 170.00 Dance Improvisation credits, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 6, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165

MTWTHF
12:30pm1:40pm12:30pm1:40pm

Requirements Met:

Synonym: 62636

Rosy Simas

In this course we will explore spontaneous moving, sourcing inspiration from our senses, our environment, and each other. Students will work on creating movement, improvisationally, and sharing that movement with each other. Open to all levels of experience. Cross listed with DANC 170

Cross-listed with DANC 170

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