2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

DANC 210 Ballet 1

Basic principles of classical ballet technique and theory at the intermediate level. Execution and terminology will be taught with knowledge of history and the art of ballet. Emphasis is placed on alignment, musicality, and timing. Center technique with combinations of port de bras, adagio, pirouettes, petit allegro, and grande allegro.

Prerequisite: permission of the department chairperson; successful completion of a placement examination.

Only open to Theatre majors with a Musical Theatre concentration and Dance majors.

A total of 6 credits may be earned, but no more than 2 in any one semester or term.