Repertory of Contemporary Dance 4
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Name of lecturer(s)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Summary and assessment of the development of modern dance on domestic stages: an overview of selected material in relation to world dance events, current trends and movement theatre.
Mode of study
Lecture, media sample analyses, exercises, visits to relevant performances, active monitoring of the development of dance domestically and abroad.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Knowledge of material from previous lectures, exercises and classes.
The works of world choreographers in the 1980-90s and their relationship to the Czech dance scene.
R. Horta, M. Ek, W. Forsythe, N. Duato, O. Naharin, P. Bausch.
Recommended or required reading
Video recordings from private archives: recordings from High-schools Ensemble, Dance Center Prague, National Theatre, Television documentaries about modern dance arts.
Assessment methods and criteria
Credit is awarded based on: participation in lecture and exercises and fulfillment of written analyses
Condition for successfull completion of the course: study and presentation of a choreography example.
No schedule has been prepared for this course