A beginning study of dance composition including the elements of time, space, and design. Guided explorations in improvisation will be given as tools for developing personal movement vocabulary and expanding choreographic possibilities. Emphasis will be placed on learning to look at dances and appraise their choreographic structure critically and objectively. The course will culminate with a solo choreographic work. Prerequisite: DAN 1400 or DAN 1410 or DAN 1420 or permission of the instructor.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017