Why is Ballroom Excluded from Dance University Curricula?

Discussion in 'Ballroom Dance' started by tangoking, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. Gssh

    Gssh Well-Known Member

    And that is in one sentence why it Ballroom is neither - Olympic sports don't really fit into what MFA programs are trying to do. OTOH i think that ballroom dancers should be able get a degree in more general programs without too much trouble - i know for example that Sharna Fabiano (a tango dancer) is getting a degree in world arts and culture: dance. I am not sure if thinking about cultural context, history and performance practice would be that useful to a competetive dancer, though
    Gssh
     

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