Dance Course Offerings

The Hampshire Dance Program curriculum includes a range of studio and theory courses. We regularly invite professional guest artists to offer master classes, and performances. Hampshire students also have access to a wide diversity of other dance classes through the Five College Dance Department.

Sample Courses:

  • Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Modern Dance Technique
  • Making Dances: Introductory and Intermediate Dance Composition
  • Performing Dance Repertory
  • Moving Questions, Writing Dancing: Approaches to Critical Dance Studies
  • Protest Traditions in American Dance: African American Social and Performance History
  • Examining and Reimagining Contemporary American Arts Ecologies
  • Embodied Practices for Art Making and Creative Research
  • West African Dance, African Independence Struggles, and the Making of Revolutionary Nationalism
  • Embodied Community, Dancing Community: Building Bridges with Our Bodies and Our Stories
  • Haitian Dance Technique and Theory
  • Creative Interventions: Innovations for Change

View Hampshire Spring 2019 Course Offerings 

View Five College Dance Spring 2019 Course Offerings

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Amherst, MA 01002