Ghost Dances - Christopher Bruce GCSE Revision

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  • Created on: 07-06-11 15:06

Ghost Dances Christopher Bruce

Theme ----> Political opression in Chille

His influences include; 1) Being asked to create a piece in memory of those lost due to chillean political opression. 2) Folk music by Inti-illimani. 3) South American traditions, such as the dead living on within other people and mask dances.

The piece has 7 sections and 11 dancers (5 women and 6 men)

Dance style - Folk dance, ballet and modern.

Accompaniment: Traditional folk music by inti-illimani.

Costume: By Belinda Scarlet.. Men in suits and pants with women in skirts and dresses, giving a traditional stereotype. Skirts extend movement of




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