THE EARLY DANCE CONSORT ~ Renaissance & Baroque Dance
About the Course ...
2012 Summer Course in Renaissance & Baroque Dance
provides a great opportunity to learn about European court dance.
About the course ...
No previous experience or partner
is required. The dances taught range from sedate to energetic.
Morning sessions each day will be
devoted to Renaissance and Country Dances,
while afternoon session will focus on Baroque Dance.
Students new to early dance are encouraged to attend the Wednesday sessions, which will introduce steps, figures & terms used later in the week.
Renaissance dance course explores the world of court
dance in the sixteenth century.
The Baroque dance
course introduces students to the noble dance style
which graced ballroom and stage at the court of Louis XIV.
Invaluable for musicians, actors, singers and anyone interested in historical performance practice, from French baroque music to movement & deportment for restoration theatre.
About The Early Dance Consort