Course Catalog - 2018-2019

     

COLL 155 - SOUTH INDIAN PERFORMING ARTS

Long Title: PERFORMING THE CLASSICAL ARTS OF SOUTH INDIA (WIESS/LOVETT)
Department: College Courses
Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 1
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: Performing arts are part of a long-standing tradition in South Indian communities for expressing identity, faith, mythology, and social issues. This course examines the performance of classical arts, specifically Carnatic music and bharathanatyam dance. Students will choose avenues of performance (dance/vocal/instrumental) to develop, culminating in a short group piece.