India: Dance and Culture

Fall 2016 quarter

Taught by

  • UG

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.


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered

Evening and Weekend

Advertised Schedule

6-8p Tue/Thu/Sat. First meeting Tuesday, Sept 27, 6pm, Communications Building Room 117.

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning