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Flashcards in Laban's Movement Analysis Deck (12):
1

Who and why him\?

Rudolf Laban, dance/choreography perspective

2

why?

-bring movement variety
- creativity
- challenge

3

What is "physical litteracy"?

the competency of a mover under many circumstances

4

What is the key point of Labans movement analysis?

to get away from thinging of gymnastics as just a sport

5

What are the four key questions to analyzing movement?

1) What moves?
2) Where does it move?
3) How does it move?
4) With whom or what does it move?

6

What are the three subheadings of "What moves?"?

1) Parts
2) Actions
3) Body Shape

7

What two subheadings do "Parts"(body parts) have?

- contact
- non contact

8

What 3 headings does "action" (independant or sequence) have?

- starting position
- locomotor
- ending position

9

What 4 parts of "Body Shape" are there?

- straight or bent
- curl
- stretch
- twist

10

What are the 5 subheadings of "where it moves (space"?

- Area
- direction
- pathway
- level (high, med, low height)
- planes (sagital, frontal, horizontal)

11

What are the 4 subheadings of "How it moves - effort"?

-Time: sudden or sustained(long, repeated)
- Weight: strong/heavy/explosive or light/soft/smooth
- Space: straight/direct or flexible/indirect
- Flow: free & ongoing or bound & stoppable

12

What 5 things could be in "With whom/what - relationships"?

- individual
- partner
- group
- apparatus
- music/rhythm/sound