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Paula Peters
DANCE 403
Seattle Campus

Ballet Technique IV

Advanced level. Advanced level. Includes expansion of ballet vocabulary. Prerequisite: DANCE 402.

Class description

The objective of the class is to approach ballet class as an artistic endeavor while continuing development of all advanced areas of ballet technique. Class focuses on anatomically sound technique, with respect for individual physical limitations. Course emphasizes knowledge of the classical vocabulary, sound alignment, deep muscular core support, and efficient movement mechanics, as well as qualitative and expressive musical phrasing.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Paula Peters
Date: 03/21/2012