Fall Semester 2002

Myron Howard Nadel-Lisa Smith Bandy

Dance for the Music Theatre I

Download Grading and Attendance Policies

Tentative Warm-up Sequence

Download Oct-8-warmup-sequence

==REQUIRED READING=

REQUIRED READING THAT  WILL BE TESTED THIS SEMESTER AND WILL HELP YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF DANCE AND MOVEMENT!  

SELF QUIZ

1. Principles of Body Balance -

You must know these principles.

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2. Constructive Rest -

You must know all lines of action and why they are important. You must know about imagery and its effect on the body.

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3. Principles of Muscle Action -

You must know and be able to apply the principles to real situaltions.

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You must be able to write about and discuss the Alexander method and be able to compare it to Ideo-kinetics.

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4. The Alexander Technique Dance Site

5. The Alexander Technique: It's Role in Dance Training

6.Alexander Technique: Good Dancers make it look Easy

7. The Alexander Technique and Dance

8. The Dancing Self
Dancing at the Edge with the Alexander Technique
9. Ballroom Dancing and the Alexander Technique


 

ILLUSTRATIONS

10. You must know all the major bones and how each joint functions.

Skeletal System (Front View)

Skeletal System (Back View)

Hip (Ligament View)

Hip (Muscular View)

Hip (Skeletal View)

Knee (Skeletal View)

Knee (Cut View)

Shoulder (Skeletal View)

Spine, Vertebra and Disk

Spine (Cut View)

 

 

READ THIS, TOO. It will be required in the Spring.

Broadway Ballet: A guide to the world of dance in music theatre

Take notes on the "thoughts" at the end of each chapter. 
Take this →Self Quiz

Questions and Answers for Final Exam

El Paso Scene-Dance

Nadel Vitae