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Language of Dance® Master Practitioner Certification: Module A

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Loyola Marymount University Department of Theatre and Dance
Los Angeles, CA

Monday July 8th to Thursday July 17, 2019

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Certification: Module A

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Offered for the first time in over a decade! This course is Module A of a multi-module certification sequence.

Instructors are Language of Dance Certification Specialists:

$1250 until March 15, 2019
$1400 after March 15, 2019
$1550 after May 1, 2019

LAUSD Salary Points Available.

Course Description and Benefits

Language of Dance® Master Practitioner Certification: Module A

Enlighten your dance practice using the Language of Dance Approach (invented and developed by Dr. Ann Hutchinson Guest) in Module A, the first of a three-part certification process leading to becoming a Language of Dance Specialist. Establish your foundation in a rich, playful pedagogy for dance literacy in this 10-day professional development certification course, July 8-17, 2019, in Los Angeles, CA. Cultivate your confidence with reading, writing, and utilizing Motif Notation scores to deepen your dance and revitalize your practice. Offered for the first time in over a decade, this is your chance to join the global network of notation literate artists, teachers, and scholars. Completion of LOD Foundations Parts 1 and 2 is required. For prerequisite equivalency, contact Susan Gingrasso.

Benefits of engagement in the Language of Dance Master Practitioner Certification: Module A:

Study of the Language of Dance Approach will deepen your aesthetic and artistic beliefs, values, and philosophy leading to expansion and clarification of  your artistic and pedagogical practices. You will gain cognitive, physical, aesthetic, and social-emotional experience of the breadth and depth of the Language of Dance® Movement Alphabet as you:  

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