NYU Steinhardt

Historical Development of Dance

  • Course Number: MPADE-UE 1273
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: General survey of the role of dance from the earliest cultures to modern times. In addition to classical antiquity & the Renaissance, the course briefly traces the development of theatrical dance from preclassic dance forms up to but exclusive of American influences & of modern ballet.
  • Old Course Number: E89.1273