DANC 112 Ballet I

This course will develop competence in classical/contemporary ballet technique at the 100 level and explain its Euro-centric origin. The student will broaden and refine their fundamental awareness in the art by applying proper technique and anatomical principles to support a healthy body and the application of movement principles essential to the training to make a professional dancer. Emphasis will be given to the proper alignment, placement, coordination and the quality of movements. The study of terminology, theory and history will deepen the understanding of this dance discipline and its relationship to other dance styles.




Every semester