Dance Composition

Jacqueline M. Smith-Autard

DOI: 10.5040/9781408167014

ISBN: 9781408115640

Dance composition – the discipline that translates ideas into dances – is an important part of dance education. This book, a bestseller for over twenty years, is a practical guide to creative success in dance making and is a popular textbook for all those who are interested in dance composition, from secondary school to university.

This new edition includes online video resources taken from Choreographic Outcomes, a groundbreaking advanced technology resource pack aimed at comprehensively improving students' choreography. This book has been revised, redesigned and expanded. Reference to the online video is made throughout the book and new assignments based on the video material are included.