Master Dance - Máster en Danza
The Master of Dance develops your potential for artistic leadership and enriches your professional practice in the field. The course places a distinctive focus on the integration of performance skills and choreographic practice, both live and screen based, facilitating a holistic physical sensibility underpinned by a commitment to artistic excellence, collaboration and interdisciplinary practice.
Through laboratory-based workshops, seminars, master classes and theoretical subjects, the degree offers a balance of intensive and practical training across three semesters culminating in the realisation of a range of independent, practice-led projects.
It equips you with a high level of professional skill and expertise as a multi-dimensional dance artist, and provides opportunities for connections with other VCA disciplines via cross-disciplinary subjects, collaborative projects and through a range of encounters with practising artists and organisations.
The program welcomes applications from: dancers, performers, improvisers, dance-makers, choreographers and body-based practitioners.
Listed below are the specific entry requirements.
an undergraduate degree in dance; or
at least five years of documented professional experience in dance and/or related performing arts.
Meeting these requirements does not guarantee selection.
Understand corporeal, spatial and temporal relationships in constructing and presenting performances
Be able to develop and apply a breadth of choreographic, directing and performance strategies in the creation and performance of artistic work
Learn to communicate ideas and aesthetic values in artistic modes involving movement, sound, light and moving image
The ability to work with creative integrity and flexibility, both individually and in a team, to organise and create multi-disciplinary work