Repertory of Contemporary Dance 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
107RST4 ZK 2 2T Czech summer

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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.

Course contents

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

Dance Journals

Dance International

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.



Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans