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Improvisational / Anatomical Choreography

07/07/2020 – 07/30/2020 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – *prior dance experience recommended This course combines elements from dance, somatic movement education, improvisation, and composition. Students will explore physical movement through guided improvisations, anatomical choreography, and creating compositions of their own. Students will be introduced to experiential anatomy and somatics through the work of Irmgard Bartenieff, Peggy Hackney, and Irene Dowd. Concepts covered include […]

Music & Dance Intensive

07/27/2020 – 07/30/2020 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm – This intensive has been canceled for Summer 2020. Through a variety of lessons and activities, students will work with our Cornish instructors to build a base of skills in music and dance. Each student will explore movement by using space, rhythm, locomotion, sequencing, and improvisation, while introducing concepts of ballet and contemporary dance.  By using […]

Duets & the Art of Partnering Intensive (Audition Required)

08/03/2020 – 08/14/2020 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm – This intensive has been cancelled for Summer 2020. Join faculty and students at Cornish College of the Arts for a 2-week intensive workshop focusing on duets and the art of partnering. Start each day with conditioning (yoga, taiji, Pilates) followed by a rigorous technique class before diving deep into the art of dancing with a […]