NYU Steinhardt

Theory and Methodology in Ballet Pedagogy for American Ballet Theatre Training Curriculum

  • Course Number: MPADE-GE 2267
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: During this course, students examine the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum Level Pre-Primary to Level 5 with attention to established theory, terminology & methodology. Students will learn the sequence, as well as common teaching & learning faults of the program through technique class as well as seminars in pedagogy and dancer health. Includes music studies as related to the needs of class work. Students take the Pre-Primary to Level 3 ABT National Training Curriculum certification examination. Open to NYU/ABT concentration students, who are expected to continue in the NYU/ABT ballet pedagogy track. This course can only be taken in combination with the full three semester NYU/ABT sequence.
  • Old Course Number: E89.2267