A studio course in Contemporary Ballet technique for advanced dancers, with explorations into neoclassical and contemporary choreography through readings, viewings, and the learning of and creation of repertory. Through visits with prominent guest artists, including Sonja Kostich and Stella Abrera, Theresa Ruth Howard, and Phil Chan, students will examine the shifts that “Ballet” is making to stay relevant and meaningful as a “21st” century art form.
Guests to the course for Spring 2021 include:
- Sonja Kostich, Executive Director, and Stella Abrera, Artistic Director, Kaatsbaan Cultural Park
- Theresa Ruth Howard, Creator of Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet website
- Phil Chan, Author of Final Bow for Yellowface
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Application by interview/audition only. Please email Prof. Tina Fehlandt, email@example.com, as soon as possible for an appointment.