India: Dance and Culture

Winter 2018 quarter

Taught by

Odissi, one of the major classical dances of India, combines both complex rhythmic patterns and expressive mime. This class will be devoted to the principles of Odissi dance, the synthesis of foot, wrist, hand and face movements in a lyrical flow to express the philosophy of yoga based dance. Throughout the quarter, we will study the music, religion, and history of Indian dance and culture.

Quarters

Winter Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location

Olympia

Time Offered

Evening and Weekend

Advertised Schedule

6-8p Tue/Thu

5:30-7:30 pm Sat

Online Learning

No Required Online Learning

Revisions

DateRevision
2017-11-14New offering added for Winter quarter