institute.danza@alicialonso.org + 34 914-888-177
institute.danza@alicialonso.org + 34 914-888-177
The body becomes a work of art, language and metaphorical and poetic image with multiple meanings.

Dance-Theater Mention

MENTION Dance

360 º

Training Experience

A 360º training adapted to your time, interests and professional needs. With us you will be able to start your four-year university academic training, carry out postgraduate studies through our master's degree offering and complete educational excellence with doctoral studies.

Physical Theater of Movement

Mention Dance Theater

The main purpose of these studies is to provide students with current verbal, non-verbal and scenic codes, within the research and strategies of the scenic creation process.

During these studies, specialized physical training is developed that provides in-depth knowledge of the actor's bodily capabilities, skills are awakened that are then used over a given space and time.

Artistic practice is inextricably linked to professional practice; the University in this case must not only train a professional, but also a creator; an interpreter.

During studies, we offer quality performing training, with the participation of our students from more advanced courses in programming and training activities within the Madrid Chamber Theater (TCM). Performing internship unit belonging to the Alicia Alonso Dance Foundation, aimed at theater students pursuing undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral studies, offering them internships in a professional environment. 

Learn more ⇢

Department information

Dance-Theater Mention

Responsible for Mention:

Prof. Dr. Jorge Gallego Silva

+ 34 914-888-177
jorge.gallego@alicialonso.org

 

Mon – Fri. Morning and afternoon

Social IUDAA

IUDAA News

Faculty

Jorge Gallego

jorge.gallego@alicialonso.org
More details

Andrés Acevedo

andrés.acevedo@alicialonso.org
More details

Yolanda de la Hoz

jolanta.delahoz.mt@alicialonso.org
More details
Program
1st course
2st course
3st course
4st course

Dance Theater (TFM)

One of the main objectives of the Mention is to develop physical skills in the actor-dancer, as well as concentration-attention, awareness of the body and the space in which the actor works, as well as the ability to analyze the behavior of the human being. on a physical-psychological level, after being subjected to various exercises that require resistance and concentration. The student is trained in the different techniques and methodologies of contemporary theater, from the perspective of the body and its expressive languages, current dramaturgy and interdisciplinarity as a conceptual framework of contemporary spectacle, within the technical specificity of Physical Theater. 

COURSE 1
Semester Subject Character Credits
1 Music FB 6
1 Theory of Stage and Audiovisual Communicationl FB 6
1 Dance Theater Methodology I OP 4,5
2 Analysis of the Historical Evolution of Dance FB 6
2 Copyright and Intellectual Property FB 6
2 History of the Performing Arts FB 6
2 Makeup and Characterization OB 3
2 Nutrition, Kinesiology and Dance Performance OB 3
Annual Classical Dance Technique Training I OB 6
Annual Theater Dance Technique Training I OP 6
Annual Dance Theater Repertoire I OP 6
Annual Dance Theater Staging Workshop I OP 6
Total credits to study: 64,5
COURSE 2
Semester Subject Character Credits
1 Design as an Author in the Performing Arts FB 6
1 Composition, Visual Perception and Color in the Scenic Space OB 6
1 Dance Theater Methodology II OP 4,5
2 computer art FB 6
2 Performance Studies applied to the Performing Arts FB 6
2 Theatrical, Choreographic and Audiovisual Script FB 6
Annual modern language FB 6
Annual Classical Dance Technique Training II OB 6
Annual Theater Dance Technique Training II OP 6
Annual Theater Dance Repertoire II OP 6
Annual Dance Theater Staging Workshop II OP 6
Total credits to study: 64,5
COURSE 3
Semester Subject Character Credits
1 Historical and Character Dances OB 3
1 Pantomime OB 3
1 Dance Theater Methodology III OP 4.5
2 Illustration as Visual Essay in the Performing Arts OB 3
Annual Choreographic Composition OB 6
Annual Classical Dance Technique Training III OB 6
Annual Research Methodology in the Performing Arts OB 6
Annual Technique and Registry of Interpretation of the Arts OB 6
Annual Theater Dance Technique Training III OP 6
Annual Dance Theater III Repertoire OP 6
Annual Dance Theater Staging Workshop III OP 6
Total credits to study: 55,5
COURSE 4
Semester Subject Character Credits
1 Curriculum design and evaluation OB 3
1 Set design and lighting in the performing arts OB 6
1 Management and production of artistic projects OB 4,5
1 Psychopedagogy applied to dance OB 6
1 Academic Recognition of Credits OB 6
Annual external practices OB 24
Annual Undergraduate Thesis Project OB 6
Total credits to study: 55,5

Subject search engine

Why study with us?

  • Constant stage practice
  • Complementary workshops and seminars with guest teachers and artists
  • Visits to museums, art centers and shows
  • Participation in national and international festivals and events, as part of the IUDAA agreements with prestigious institutions
  • You can be part of the Company. Madrid Chamber Theater with performances in the National Network of Theaters and Auditoriums

The particular activities of dance-theater, together with the diversity of expressive resources that an actor must manage, are combined with the peculiarities of acrobatic techniques, in addition to a thoughtful and intentional body expression that is based mainly on dance techniques. contemporary, which provide this actor with multidisciplinary training, favoring the development of the skills that are required today within this professional field.

"

Thought needs a prepared body, ready to become action and emotion, when the character requires it.