TCHS Dance Department
Choreographers Workshop- Spring 2017

​​Deadlines & Important Dates

Homework Assignments:
  • See schedule below
Performance Dates:
  • ​Thank you for a strong semester of performances

Schedule

Final week of classes!
Monday, June 19thTuesday, June 20th
  • ​Return grades
  • Clean out binders
  • Careers in dance
Wednesday, June 21st
  • Choreographer's Workshop and Dance Performance Skills Planning
Thursday, June 22nd
  • Taking Care of the Dance Room
Friday, June 23rd
  • Dance Film explorations
Monday, June 26th
  • Final Dance Celebrations
  • I hope to see you at Graduation

Showcase Videos

Dance Company & General Apparel

Required Hoodies for all Dance Company Members
Please note the swoosh around the dancer will be in red. Dances will apply their custom names to the front of the hoodie.
The three options below  are made to match the text style of the Dance Department T-Shirts.
OPTION 1
OPTION 2
OPTION 3
Required Dance Tee Shirt for All Dance Students
OPTION 1
OPTION 2
OPTION 3

Assignments

College Work

Part I: College Discussions
We will be doing some college research and planning today folks! Please title this entry in your journal, COLLEGE PLANNING!
Do Now: Let's brainstorm, please answer the following questions in your journal.
What area are you looking to attend college in?
West Coast, East Coast, Central, Southern? NJ? Philly? NY?
What is your intended major? 
How much do you wish to have dance involved in your college life?
What type of university/ college are you wishing to attend? Public? Private? HBCU? State University?
Ideal College Timeline: 
Late June: Search colleges will you are interested in 
July: Short & Long list of colleges (Safety, Mid, Reach) & create deadline and due date chart
August: Plan your college essay. Look at typical essay prompts and begin to plan
Late August & September: Being your college applications
​http://www.commonapp.org/whats-appening/application-updates/common-application-announces-2016-2017-essay-prompts
1st week of September: Ask your teachers for a letter of recommendations formally. Please provide an activity sheet/ resume with your request2nd week of September: Schedule a college planning meeting with Wallace

Helpful Tips/ Good Resources:
-Dance Magazine: College Guide http://dancemagazine.com/dance-resources/college-guide/
-FastWeb: Database for finding external scholarships http://www.fastweb.com
-Common Application: http://www.commonapp.org
-Dance Resume Resources: http://www.theprospect.net/tips-for-building-a-strong-dance-resume-19313
Choreographic Proposal
​Click the link above

Join the remind app!
Remind App-Choreo workshop.pdf
click to download
Homework (due 2/10)
Choreographic Interests-Intro Assessment.doc
click to download

Showing Videos

Showing #1- 4/11/17
Showing #2- 5/5/17

Important Documents

Choreographer's Workshop-Srping 2017.docx
click to download