Choreography Seminar 3
Bohumíra ELIÁŠOVÁ, Lucie HOLÁNKOVÁ
Name of lecturer(s)
Bohumíra ELIÁŠOVÁ, Lucie HOLÁNKOVÁ, Jan KODET, Daniel WIESNER
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course aim is to develop choreography experience through various choreographic tasks. Issues of the relationship of dance to everyday movement, movement styles and the relationship between music (sound) and dance and graphic arts, etc, are dealt with. Emphasis is on the students' creative activity.
Mode of study
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Knowledge of the basics of composition. Ability to create movement motifs for given music in real time. Experience in working with an artist and multiple artists. Regular attendance in class.
This course further develops the creative innovations of students and offers them experience with choreography tasks. The choreography etude topics cover example issues: live music on the dance stage; sound noise as enriching a choreographic structure; verbal elements as a super-structure and its links to dance; dance variation and music variation.
Recommended or required reading
Humphrey, Doris: The Art of Making Dances, 1959.
Praagh, Peggy van; Brinson, Peter: Choreoghraphic Art, 1963.
Kröschlová, Jarmila: Výrazový tanec, Praha 1964.
Mlíkovská, Jiřina: Choreografické etudy, Praha 1964.
Mlíkovská, Jiřina: Vybrané kapitoly z choreografie, Praha 1990.
Assessment methods and criteria
Credit is awarded based on: class activity, creation of one movement study on a given topic.
Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:
Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:
The schedule has not yet been prepared
The subject is a part of the following study plans
- Choreography (Bc) (required main subject)