Intermediate Jazz will explore all types of jazz dance from its early history in the United States to its current use in film and video through both text and movement. Students will learn Broadway, Latin, and African jazz technique. This course is designed to be a continuation of the Introduction to Dance class to increase strength, flexibility, and knowledge of more challenging choreography. Students will perform in the Winter and Spring Dance Concerts.
Prerequisite: Introduction to Dance or by permission of department chair
Dress requirement: Solid-colored leotard, tight-fitting leggings, yoga pants, or "boy shorts," and jazz shoes
(Offered in alternating years, not available 2020-2021)