Description: Eisenhower Dance presents an exciting, athletic and educational dance presentation. Students learn about the dance profession and choreography, including the different styles of dance, why people dance, the elements of choreography and the lifestyle of a dancer. Through fun and interactive audience participation, entertaining repertory excerpts and informative narration, company members inspire students to learn, create and enjoy dance.
Age Group: Grades K-8 Time: 50 minutes plus Q & A Curriculum Standards: Arts Education Content Standards and Benchmarks for Dance
MINI-MOTOWN IN MOTION ASSEMBLY PROGRAM
Description: Especially designed for schoolchildren, this scaled-down version of Eisenhower Dance’s lavish production Motown in Motion, is a fast-paced and lively presentation. Through narration, performance and audience interaction, the program teaches students about the life of a professional dancer, the elements of dance and the history of Motown.
Age Group: Grades K-8 Time: 50 minutes plus Q & A School Curriculum Standards: Arts Education Content Standards and Benchmarks for Dance, Social Studies Content Standards and Benchmarks
Description: Eisenhower Dance emphasizes the artistry of dance in this narrated mini-concert program. Designed to offer students or families the concert dance experience in a shortened format, the repertory can be “mixed and matched” to meet each presenter’s needs.
Ages Group: All ages, especially recommended for high school assemblies and family concerts.
Time: 50 minutes plus Q & A
Curriculum Standards: Arts Education Content Standards and Benchmarks for Dance