Dance

You will post your paper to the Assignment below.

This is a formal written essay.

Don't use plagiarized sources. Get Your Custom Essay on
Dance
Get an essay WRITTEN FOR YOU, Plagiarism free, and by an EXPERT!
Order Essay

Please put your:

Name

Date

Dance 235

Title of the Performance

Write a 3-4 pages (double spaced) response to an online dance concert or the Dance in Dialog performance using the following guidelines from Feldman’s Visual Critique Guide. Watch the video at the bottom of this page.

Include:

Introduction paragraph

3 supporting paragraphs

Conclusion

Research:

Find out additional information about the choreographer and their work. Look up one review. It can be any of the shows. If there are interviews, you can paraphrase comments, but be sure to indicate who was speaking. Everything in the paper should come from your own observations and opinions. Be specific and don’t assume I know what you are talking about. Be clear the name of the choreographer and the title of the piece/show.

 

INCLUDE: Description, Analysis, Interpretation, Judgement

Description

Name the piece and choreographer and describe the piece in terms of what you saw. You don’t have to answer all of the questions but use them as guidelines. Objective.

How did the dancers use time? – Were the rhythms complex or simple? Were the dances fast or slow? Were the dancers in time with each other or were they working at different speeds?

How did the dancers use space? – What parts of the stage were used? Was there one part of the stage that drew most of your attention? Were the dancers close to each other or far away? Describe any themes or ideas the choreographer is trying to get across.

How did the dancers use weight of the movement?

Was there an overall quality to the movement or were there many qualities?

Were there any patterns you noticed?

What other theatrical elements contributed to the piece, including: costumes, lights, set and theatre space.

How did the choreographer use humor and text in the show.

Interpretation

What was your personal response to the piece? What did communicate to you?

Research

Look back on choreographers and dance styles that we have studied so far. What information can you use to support your analysis of the dance. Additional research into the choreographers is also recommended. I do not want their biography or a list of their accomplishments, only information that is relevant to your analysis of the piece.

Analysis

Include references to figures, styles and/or historical/artistic periods that we have studied to support your analysis. Use quotes from articles that we have read, or find additional ones to give more context to what you are observing and writing about. Please feel free to use the material already in the class.

Judgement

Please try not to talk about the piece as to whether you like or don’t. Talk about your perspective of art and dance.

Grading Criteria The Paper is worth 12.5 points total

Paper is thorough and contains sufficient attention to choreographer dance piece and discussion.

Observations about time, space, weight and quality are well articulated. The focus of the paper is primarily on the movement.

Connections between the performance and the choreographers and concepts we have studied are well supported

Opinions are well articulated and thoughtful whether the response is positive or negative

Description, Interpretation, Research and Analysis are all included.

The paper showed evidence of sound writing technique and did not contain a pattern of grammatical errors

Use an MLA format. Purdue Owl is a good website to look up how to do specific citations:

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

Hunter College Writing Center Response Paper

http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/rwc/handouts/the-writing-process-1/invention/Writing-a-Response-or-Reaction-Paper

 

https://vimeo.com/396862749 <—–THIS IS THE DANCE PIECE YOU WILL BE WRITING ABOUT

Homework Paper
Order NOW For A 10% Discount!
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Our Advantages

Plagiarism Free Papers

All our papers are original and written from scratch. We will email you a plagiarism report alongside your completed paper once done.

Free Revisions

All papers are submitted ahead of time. We do this to allow you time to point out any area you would need revision on, and help you for free.

Free Title-page

A title page preceeds all your paper content. Here, you put all your personal information and this we give out for free.

Free Bibliography

Without a reference/bibliography page, any academic paper is incomplete and doesnt qualify for grading. We also offer this for free.

Originality & Security

At Homeworkpaper.net, we take confidentiality seriously and all your personal information is stored safely and do not share it with third parties for any reasons whatsoever. Our work is original and we send plagiarism reports alongside every paper.

24/7 Customer Support

Our agents are online 24/7. Feel free to contact us through email or talk to our live agents.

Try it now!

Calculate the price of your order

We'll send you the first draft for approval by at
Total price:
$0.00

How it works?

Follow these simple steps to get your paper done

Place your order

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Receive the final file

Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.

Our Services

We work around the clock to see best customer experience.

Pricing

Flexible Pricing

Our prices are pocket friendly and you can do partial payments. When that is not enough, we have a free enquiry service.

Communication

Admission help & Client-Writer Contact

When you need to elaborate something further to your writer, we provide that button.

Deadlines

Paper Submission

We take deadlines seriously and our papers are submitted ahead of time. We are happy to assist you in case of any adjustments needed.

Reviews

Customer Feedback

Your feedback, good or bad is of great concern to us and we take it very seriously. We are, therefore, constantly adjusting our policies to ensure best customer/writer experience.