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Jazz Dance

DANC - 180

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

This is an introductory course in jazz dance technique, basic to theatrical dance. Students will develop skills in standard jazz movement- extensions, isolations, and contractions, and perform actual jazz dance routines in class. Jazz dance's history, movement principles and relationship to music will be presented. The course will enhance appreciation of jazz dance as a part of American culture and as a theatre art.