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Your search for courses for 23/WI and with code: THEAPRACTICAL found 4 courses.

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DANC 150.00 Contact Improvisation 1 credit, S/CR/NC only

Open: Size: 20, Registered: 11, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165


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Synonym: 64540

Kristin Van Loon, Arwen P Wilder

This is a course in techniques of spontaneous dancing shared by two or more people through a common point of physical contact. Basic skills such as support, counterbalance, rolling, falling and flying will be taught and developed in an environment of mutual creativity.

Cross-listed with PE 150

DANC 254.00 Jazz Dance: Roots and Grooves 3 credits

Open: Size: 25, Registered: 5, Waitlist: 0

Weitz Center 165


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Synonym: 65877

Erinn K Liebhard

This course positions jazz and related social dance styles as forms with African diasporic roots and American branches. Composed of 60% in-class movement investigation and 40% both in-class and out of class reading, viewing, writing, and creating, Jazz Dance: Roots and Grooves will ask students to invest in how the elements of groove, improvisation and interaction unite different approaches to jazz and make it a form that appreciates the past, centers the present and innovates for the future. Some dance experience recommended.


THEA 110.00 Beginning Acting 6 credits

Closed: Size: 16, Registered: 15, Waitlist: 11

Weitz Center 172


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Synonym: 65192

Andrew I Carlson

Introduces students to fundamental acting skills, including preliminary physical training, improvisational techniques, and basic scene work. The course includes analysis of plays as bases for performance, with a strong emphasis on characterization.

Sophomore Priority

Waitlist for Juniors and Seniors: THEA 110.WL0 (Synonym 65193)

THEA 185.00 The Speaking Voice 6 credits

Closed: Size: 16, Registered: 14, Waitlist: 18

Weitz Center 172


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Synonym: 65205

David E Wiles

This course seeks to provide a practical understanding of the human voice, its anatomy, functioning and the underlying support mechanisms of body and breath. Using techniques rooted in the work of Berry, Linklater and Rodenburg, the course will explore the development of physical balance and ease and the awareness of the connection between thinking and breathing that will lead to the effortless, powerful and healthy use of the voice in public presentations and in dramatic performance.

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