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Expressing the Intention of 'Ghost Dances'


Body Actions

Provide a brief definition of what body actions are

Gesture

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used gesture to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Locomotion

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christoper Bruce used locomotion to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Elevation

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used elevation to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Falling

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used falling to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Turning

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used turning to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Stillness

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used stillness to express his intention in Ghost Dances



Technical and Physical Skills

Provide a brief definition of what technical and physical skills are

Alignment

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used alignment to express his intent in Ghost Dances

Coordination

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used coordination to express his intent in Ghost Dances

Balance

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used balance to express his intent in Ghost Dances

Strength

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Control

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Flexibility

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Stamina

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used stamina to express his intent in Ghost Dances

Transference of Weight

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used transference of weight to express his intent in Ghost Dance


Elements of Movement

Provide a brief definition of what the elements of movement are

Time

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Space

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Energy

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Choreographic Devices

Provide a brief definition of what choreographic devices are

Abstraction

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used abstraction to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Repetition

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used repetition to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Motif

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used a motif to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Addition

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Accumulation

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Inversion

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used inversion to express his intention in Ghost Dances

Distortion

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Retrograde

Provide a brief definition and describe how Christopher Bruce used retrograde to express his intention in Ghost Dances


Cultural Influences on 'Ghost Dances'


Cultural Influences

Provide a brief definition of cultural influences

Cultural Influences on expressive intention

Provide a brief definition of an expressive intention and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Cultural Influences on movement vocabulary

Provide a brief definition of movement vocabulary and Describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Cultural Influences on the form of the dance

Provide a brief definition of form and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances



Cultural Influences on Technical and Production Aspects

Provide a brief definition of what technical and production aspects are

Performance Space

Provide a brief definition of performance space and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Costuming

Provide a brief definition of costuming and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Lighting

Provide a brief definition of lighting and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Sets

Provide a brief definition of a set and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Make-Up

Provide a brief definition of make-up and describe how cultural influences may have impacted upon it in Ghost Dances

Properties

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Mechanical/Digital Devices

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