India: Dance and Culture

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Spring 2019
Evening and Weekend
Credits per quarter

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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, with opportunities to perform.

This offering will prepare you for careers and advanced study in: Dance, Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Literature, History, Comparative Religion and Philosophy.

Online learning:
  • No Required Online Learning - No access to web tools required. Any web tools provided are optional.

Scheduled for: Evening and Weekend

Located in: Olympia

Advertised schedule:

6-8pm Tue/Thu 

5:30-7:30 pm Sat