Description: Lecture Demonstration class tours to NYC high schools led by HC faculty member, Maura Nguyen Donohue. Location: Baruch High School, Manhattan. Performance works by HC Faculty Catherine Greene (Ballet), Robin Dunn (HipHop), Jacqueline Gaffney (W. African), Jana Feinman (Folk) and student choreographers JoAnna Fisher and Melissa Lavoie.
Description: All Choreographic Projects and returning choreographers (2nd Gens) are required to show work-in-progress dances. Music and costume ideas should be included for the final showing before the Works-in-Progress concert.
Description: Please join the Hunter College Dance Program's Lecture Demonstration course for a dance performance to benefit victims of superstorm Sandy. cleaning supplies – batteries – blankets – socks –
non-perishable food items.The collection will be delivered to StatenIslandRecovers.org. The performance will include works by Jacqueline Gaffney, Robin Dunn, Gilbert Reyes and Abiola Ricketts.
Title: College Partnership Program at Dance New Amsterdam
Description: Selected students will bring their current works-in-progress to the College Partnership Program's "In-Progress" Day at Dance New Amsterdam. The event gathers dance programs from NYC, Long Island, New Jersey and Pennsylvania to look at student choreographed work and exchange feedback. The CPP is organized by Estelle Woodward Arnal.
Title: Arnhold Graduate Dance Education Program Workshop with Theodore Dimon
Description: This course explores how the body is designed for movement and how to use it effortlessly and skillfully based on this design. It will examine our unique upright system and describe the purpose of the extensor and flexor muscles, the head and spine, the shoulder and pelvic girdles as well as the upper and lower limbs, the hands and feet. Dr Dimon’s dynamic and practical approach to the subject matter explains not only how each system works separately, but how when they function synergistically they make up the most versatile moving machine in the world.