Performing Arts

DANCE/BALLET

The art of performing a series of rhythmic and highly technical patterned bodily movements usually performed to music using grace and precision.

DANCE/CONTEMPORARY

The art of performing a series of rhythmic and patterned bodily movements usually performed to music.

DANCE/MODERN

The art of performing a series of rhythmic and patterned bodily movements usually performed to music that focuses on the dancer's interpretations using their emotions and moods to develop choreography.

DANCE/TRADITIONAL

The art of performing a series of rhythmic and patterned bodily movements usually performed to music to reflect the life of the people of a certain region or country.

DRAMATICS

The art of staging or acting plays.

MUSIC INSTRUMENTAL/CLASSICAL

The art of performing with a device used to produce music with tones of the late 18th and 19th centuries characterized by an emphasis on balance, clarity, and moderation.

MUSIC INSTRUMENTAL/CONTEMPORARY

The art of performing with a device used to produce music with the tones of the present.

MUSIC VOCAL/CLASSICAL

The art of performing with the human voice rhythmic tones or sounds of the late 18th and 19th centuries characterized by an emphasis on balance, clarity, and moderation.

MUSIC VOCAL/CONTEMPORARY

The art of performing with the human voice rhythmic tones or sounds to produce music with the tones of the present.

ORATORY

The art of speaking in public eloquently and effectively. (This is not a dramatic presentation.)

POETRY PERFORMANCE

An original poem or prose performed as a monologue or exchange involving extemporization.