Spring Term 2020 Chinese Sword Dance - Goldsmiths Confucius Institute

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Goldsmiths, University of London

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SE14 6NH

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Often seen in Chinese film and theatre, Chinese Sword Dance is a core discipline in traditional Chinese classical dance training. Evolved from a military training exercise into an elaborate acrobatic dance, this fun and dramatic activity combines martial arts and fencing with dance, drama and exercise to create a unique course and interesting discovery into Chinese performing arts.

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17:30 - 19:00 Advanced

19:00 - 20:30 Beginner's

Course Content

Over 10 classes, students will learn the principles of Chinese sword dance using Chinese classical dance and martial arts techniques. Classes are taught by Goldsmiths Confucius Institute teachers.

Each class is 1 hour 30 mins and covers the principals of Classical Dance and Martial Arts practice. Training prop swords will be provided.

Booking Discount

Goldsmiths staff and students are eligible to receive a 15% discount.

Term Dates

15 January 2020 - 25 March 2020

Note: During reading weeks and bank holidays, there will be no classes unless specified by the teacher.

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