Dance II, Course Description
In Dance II, students will refine and develop their technical skills in a variety of dance disciplines with an emphasis on the specific styles of Ballet, Jazz, and Modern Dance. Throughout the course, students will gain proficiency in these advanced movement skills and will begin to develop artistry in their dancing. Students will also expand their knowledge of dance history and dance terminology. Additionally, an emphasis will be placed on composition and choreography; including exploration of the creative process. Finally, students will have the opportunity to display their skills as well as to learn about all aspects of dance production (audition, rehearsal, and performance) by participating in a dance performance. Completion of Dance II will prepare students for future study in Dance Production and Dancer’s Studio.