Akrobatics 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
703ADC4 Z 1 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Individual selection of learned skills and their development into a movement etude.

Mode of study

Regular weekly instruction

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Exercises from previous courses (703ADA1, 703ADA2, 703ADA3).

Course contents

Practical use of learned exercises and their combination. Classes follow on previous program, emphasizing exercise technique.

In acrobatics are also exercised rolls through air, neck springs,handsprings, flips, somersaults, from the fighting exercises hits, covers, and kicks. Eccentric exercises applied as styled exercises (character, image, etc.)

Recommended or required reading

Barba, Eugenio- Savarese, Nicola. Slovník divadelní antropologie, o skrytém umění herců. Divadelní ústav, 2000

Cihlář, Ondřej. Nový cirkus. Pražská scéna, 2006

Reidinger, Jiří Bilbo. Když bolí úsměv. AMU, 2008

Rémy,Tristan. Klauniády. Orbis, 1968

Assessment methods and criteria

Completion with credit

a) handspring with head support.

b)Slow walkover forward and back.

c)Backward „inchworm“, crouch vault, and neck spring.

d) short etude using two acrobatic exercises.

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Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans