Jun 24, 2019  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

THDA 60 - African-Based Movement Ensemble

Macalester’s African-based Ensemble focuses on selected histories and techniques of dance forms from West Africa and the African diaspora, including the Caribbean and the Americas. Students perform in Theatre and Dance Department concerts, as well as Macalester events such as Africa Week, Black History Month, and Family Fest. Completion of African-based Movement I and/or II is recommended. 2 credits is awarded upon successful completion of the ensemble. 4 credits of fine arts general distribution awarded upon completion of two semesters of the ensemble. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Ensemble is by audition/permission of instructor only. Offered occasionally. (2 Credits)