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Dance Performance II
Course: DAN155

First Term: 2016 Fall
Lec + Lab   1 Credit(s)   3 Period(s)   2.4 Load  
Course Type: Occupational
Load Formula: S - Standard Load

Description: Continued study of the process and practice of dance performance at advanced beginning level.

MCCCD Official Course Competencies
1. Describe and explain rehearsal/performance process used in professional settings. (I)
2. Describe and explain performer`s responsibilities in a professional setting. (II)
3. Demonstrate advanced beginning level performance skills. (I)
4. Perform advanced beginning level choreography for a dance concert. (I)
5. Analyze performance and overall production quality. (II)
MCCCD Official Course Outline
I. The Rehearsal/Performance Process
   A. Casting
   B. Scheduling
   C. Preliminary rehearsals
   D. Technical rehearsals
   E. Dress rehearsals
   F. Performance
II. Responsibilities of the Performer
   A. During Rehearsal
      1. Attendance
      2. Attitude
      3. Practice
      4. Teamwork
   B. Performance
      1. Call
      2. Preparation
      3. Mental focus
      4. Projection
      5. Presenting a professional image before and behind the curtain
      6. Strike
   C. Post Performance
      1. View performance to analyze overall production quality
      2. Discuss constructive improvements for future productions

MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: March 22, 2016

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