Workshop Schedule

Sweet Molasses Blues 2017 workshops for Saturday and Sunday. More information soon! See Workshop Descriptions for details on the tracks and classes.
  • Saturday: Workshops (10am – 4:30pm) and M&M Prelims (4:30-5:30pm).
  • Sunday: Workshops (11am – 4:30pm).

Saturday

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Social / Connection
(Student Center 407)
Musicality
(Student Center 491)
Anything Goes
(Student Center 201)
Choreography
(Kresge Basement A)
Morning Session
10:00 – 11:00
Room Closed Latin Rhythms in Blues
Chris Wells, Julie Brown, Joshua Fialkoff
Room Closed Room Closed
Block 1
11:10-12:10
Complicate Your Basic
Paul & Nicole
Dancing Close: Close Embrace Connection & Musicality
Julie
I like to Move It (Move It) – Best suited for Intermediate or Advanced Dancers
Laney
Choreography Processes
Mike & Dan
Block 2
12:20-1:20
Extended Proprioception
Chris & Amanda
Be The Oracle
Mike L & Dan
Dancing with the Lights On
Paul & Nicole
Perfecting Formations
Laura Chieko
Lunch
1:20-2:20
Lunch
Block 3
2:20-3:20
Swooshy Moves – Best suited for Advanced dancers
Paul & Nicole
Queerness & Blues – Anything Goes Track
Chris Wells
Textures, Shapes, & Layering in Slow Drag – Musicality Track
Julie & Shawn
Choreo Prelims
Block 4
3:30-4:30
Putting the Social in Social Dance
Laney & Joey
What is the Blues Aesthetic? – Anything Goes Track
Mike L
Taking Turns – Best suited for Advanced dancers– Musicality Track
Laura & Shawn
Choreo Prelims
M&M Prelims
4:45-5:45
M&M Prelims

Sunday

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Social / Connection
(Student Center 407)
Musicality
(Student Center 491)
Anything Goes
(Student Center 201)
Choreography
(Kresge Basement A)
Block 1
11:10-12:10
Breakaway
Julie & Shawn
Build Your Own Rhythm
Paul & Nicole
Intrabody Movement & Lag – Best suited for Advanced dancers
Mike L & Dan
Unison & Individuality in Choreography
Ruth & Mike G
Block 2
12:20-1:20
How to Dance with a Drink in your Hand
Ruth & Mike G
Finding your Music Kryptonite
Julie & Shawn
Call and Response
Mike L & Dan
Who Needs counts?
Paul & Nicole
Lunch
1:20-2:20
Lunch
Block 3
2:20-3:20
Sexy Not Creepy
Ruth & Mike G
Jukin’ with Specificity
Mike L & Dan
Vernacular Move Meld – Best suited for Advanced dancers
Paul & Nicole
Textures, Energy, & Musical Details
Julie & Shawn
Block 4
3:30-4:30
Lead-Follow-Lead
Mike L & Dan
Blues Minimalism
Paul & Nicole
Party Blues
Mike G
Authenticity in Performance
Ruth & Julie