Loyola Marymount University Department of Theatre and Dance
Los Angeles, CA
includes the music CD by Ann Hutchinson Guest and Tina Curran. Go to Routledge directly to purchase this text for only $47.96. Do not attempt to purchase this book from Amazon as you might pay too much or you may place your order with a vendor from the United Kingdom.
Exercise sheets for the 2nd edition of Your Move: The Language of Dance Approach to the Study of Movement and Dance. Purchase these exercise sheets for $18.00 directly from the LODC.
MOTIF AT A GLANCE! Purchase this flipchart for $18.00 from the LODC.
Offered for the first time in over a decade! This course is Module A of a multi-module certification sequence.
$1250 until March 15, 2019
$1400 after March 15, 2019
$1550 after May 1, 2019
LAUSD Salary Points Available.
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:
Integrate the symbolic language of Motif Notation into your dance practices;
Further your capacity for meaning making and expression in dance;
Enjoy creative and critical thinking to generate ideas and knowledge about dance;
Develop your fluency through reading, writing, and dancing; and
Connect with Language of Dance® colleagues to expand your understanding and application.