Contemporary Dance Techniques 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
107TES1 Z 2 2T Czech winter

Subject guarantor

Helena ARENBERGEROVÁ, Lucie ŠIMŮNKOVÁ

Name of lecturer(s)

Helena ARENBERGEROVÁ, Lucie ŠIMŮNKOVÁ

Learning outcomes of the course unit

An understanding of the various styles and forms of contemporary dance and their mutual influences and blending.

Mode of study

Contact instruction through exercises.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Physical condition for the study of Dance arts. A high level of movement skill in modern dance and contemporary dance.

Course contents

Linking various styles of contemporary and modern dance. Expanding skills in those styles.

Recommended or required reading

Feldenkrais, Moshé: Awarness through movement (Pohybem k sebeuvědomění). Praha, 1996

Lewis, Daniel: The Illustrated Dance Technique of José Limón. New York, 1984

Schurr, Gertrude; Yoccom, Rachael D.: Modern Dance. Techniques and Teaching. New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1949

Horosko, Marianne: Martha Graham. The Evolution of her Dance Theory and Training. Pennington, 1991

Stewart, Virginia: Modern Dance. New York, 1991

Stodelle, Ernestine: The Dance technique of Doris Humphrey. Princeton, 1978

Warren, Larry: Lester Horton, Modern Dance Pioneer. New York, 1991

Cohan Robert, The Dance Workshop. London, 1986

Cohen, Bonnie Bainbridge: Sensing, Feeling, and Action. Northampton, 1993.

Novack, Cynthia Jean: Sharing the Dance. Madison, 1990.

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on: activity in exercises and class.

Note

No notes

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
Wed
room H2041
white studio

(Hartigovský palác)
ŠIMŮNKOVÁ L.
09:00–10:30
(parallel1)
Thu
Fri
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Wed 09:00–10:30 Lucie ŠIMŮNKOVÁ white studio
Hartigovský palác
parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans