10 credits for 12 students.Coordinator: Don Borsh.
95004 DRAM 101 Intro to Performance Studies 3 Cr. TuTh 9:30-10:45am Vasher-Dean, A.
An introductory course that explores the theories and evidence for the origins of performance and how different cultures create performance arts events and rituals. Satisfies General Education FC and AC requirements.
95005 DANC 120 Performance Explorations 3 Cr. MW 9-10:50am Borsh, D.
An introductory interdisciplinary course designed to provide students of dance and theatre with fundamental skills in personal expression, improvisation, and communication as a performing artist. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.
95006 DANC 221 Modern Dance I 4 Cr. (placement required*) MWF 11-12:45pm Collen, R.
(*alternate course is DANC 111 Beginning Modern Dance)
Educating the body as an instrument for artistic expression. Emphasis on development of flexibility, strength, coordination and awareness of principles of motion. Class and concert attendance, and reading/writing assignments required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission and previous dance experience. Satisfies General Education AE & PE requirements.