S2021 DANC 494

Senior Choreography Project 

Assignment Schedule

Classes are conducted via independent study/rehearsals,  live on Zoom, and through the class forum.
  Post works-in-progress and completed works, give and    
  receive feedback, and gain creative information.
Week 1: February 1-5, 2021                                                
Homework: 
 
Monday
  • Welcome, Orientation, Organize Auditions on Zoom, 5:20-7;20pm.
Wednesday
  • Discuss choreography proposals on Zoom, 5:20-7;20pm.
  • Book rehearsals for Week 2.
Saturday
  • Zoom Auditions, 3pm?
Week 2: February 8-12, 2021                                             
Monday
  • Cast dancers. Start rehearsals on Zoom with cast.
  • Book rehearsals for Week 3.
Wednesday
  • Further discussions as a class on filming, equipment, editing, etc. on Zoom, 5:20-7;20pm.
  • Rehearsals on Zoom with cast.
Homework:
(1) Watch the 2 Video Tutorials and read instruction guides (below the videos) click here.
(2) Check-out and practice using the following film accessory equipment: 
OM 4 Gimbal  (don't forget to download DJI Mimo app - see instructions )
- Neewer Auto Dolly 
 
Week 3: February 15-19, 2021                                            
Monday
Wednesday
  • 1st Showing of 'Project One'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 1st showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 4: February 22-26, 2021.                                          
Monday
 
Wednesday
  • 2nd Showing of 'Project One'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 2nd showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 5: March 1-5, 2021         "FIRST FRIDAY EVENT!!  
Monday 
  • Post 'Project One' on Forum, -Final Project due at 5pm.
  • Rehearsals for 'Project Two' in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away. 
  • Book rehearsals for Week 6.
Homework    
  • Post 'Project One' in its completion on Forum, due on Monday, March 1st, 5pm. 
Friday
Week 6: March 8-12, 2021                                                 
Monday
  • Individual debriefings: Nasir 5-5:20pm, Aicha 5:30-5:50, Brianna 6-6:20, Shamara 6:30-6:50pm                                                                                             on Zoom: https://potsdam-edu.zoom.us/j/7105357508.
  • Rehearsals in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away. 
  • Book rehearsals for Week 7.
Wednesday
  • Rehearsals in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away. 
Week 7: March 15-19, 2021                                                
Monday
Wednesday
  • 1st Showing of 'Project Two'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 1st showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.

 

Week 8: March 22-26, 2021
Monday
 
Wednesday
  • 2nd Showing of 'Project One'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 2nd showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 9: Mar. 29-Ap.2, 2021    "FIRST FRIDAY EVENT!!  
Monday 
  • Post 'Project Two' on Forum, -Final Project due at 5pm.
  • Rehearsals for 'Project Three' in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away. 
  • Book rehearsals for Week 6.
Homework    
  • Post 'Project Two' in its completion on Forum, due on Monday, March 29th, 5pm. 
Friday
Week 10: April 5-9, 2021                                                     
Monday
Wednesday
  • Rehearsals in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away. 
*
*Last Day to withdraw and elect for S/U
Week 11: April 12-16, 2021                                                  
Monday
Wednesday
  • 1st Showing of 'Project Three'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 1st showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 12: April 19-23, 2021                                                 
Monday
 
Wednesday
  • 2nd Showing of 'Project Three'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 2nd showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 13: April 26-30, 2021                                                 
Monday
  • Rehearsals in-person in the PAC studios.
  • Please follow  COVID/Studio Guidelines so no privileges are taken away.
 
Wednesday
  • 3rd Showing of 'Project Three'  -due at 5pm.
Homework
  • Post 3rd showing on Forum with a detailed statement about movement,  filming, lighting, costuming, ideas by Wednesday, 5pm.
  • Give feedback on Forum to the other choreographers by Friday, 5pm.
Week 14: May 3-7, 2021           "FIRST FRIDAY EVENT!!  
Monday 
  • Post 'Project Three' on Forum, -Final Project due at 5pm.
 
Homework    
  • Post 'Project Three' in its completion on Forum, due on Monday, May 3rd, 5pm. 
Friday
Week 15: May 10-14, 2021
Monday
  • Debriefing w/ SNACKS & DRINKS! on Zoom or in-person, 5:20-7:20pm
 
Wednesday
Homework 
  • Reflective Essay is due on Wednesday, May 12th by 5pm
 
Week 16: May 17-21, 2021
Finals week !
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