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Writing a dance biography

Writing a Dance Biography

Grade 12 Dance | Miss Pereira | F.M.S.S


What is a biography

What is a Biography

  • is a detailed description or account of a person's life.

  • it entails more than basic facts

  • presents a subject's life story, highlighting various aspects of his or her life, including details of experience, and may include an analysis of the subject's personality.


Where does an artist s biography appear

Where Does an Artist’s Biography appear?

  • In show programs

  • On display at a show, conventions, seminars, etc.

    • usually accompanied by headshots

  • On personal or professional websites (for companies)


Why do we write biographies

Why do We Write Biographies?

  • it allows people to know about our dance background

    • Your training

  • Where you might have danced

  • Who you might have trained with (Big People in the Industry)

  • Can explain what you might aspire to be in the future

  • Has to cater to the audience that will be reading it

  • It is a resume in summary


Examples

EXAMPLES

  • 1) Long Biography

    • Miss Pereira’s High School Biography

    • Miss Pereira’s University Bio – as a Choreographer

    • Miss Pereira’s University Bio – as Performer

    • Miss Pereira’s University Bio – as a Dance Educator

  • 2) Short Biography

    • Show Programs


Activity

ACTIVITY

  • Find a partner. A partner that you usually don’t work with.

  • Complete the activity handout. Partner A will asked Partner B the questions and make jot notes of their answers. Switch roles once completed.

  • You just need to type up a good draft and you are done 


Final due date friday may 10 th

FINAL DUE DATE: FRIDAY MAY 10th


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