Falling Angels. Return to Dance HSC ONLINE. Go to tutorial. Individual and group identity. SYLLABUS. Return to Dance HSC ONLINE. Explore the possibility that Kylian is making comment on the role of women and individual and group identity in his work Falling Angels .
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Explore the possibility that Kylian is making comment on the role of women and individual and group identity in his work Falling Angels.
As a starting point, consider the role of women in the 1980s, when the work was first performed. Search the Internet for information about the role of women in politics, business, the humanities, science and domestic situations. How different is the role of women today in comparison to the 1980s?
Identify significant solos and duos in the work and briefly describe each.
What is the significance of the beginning of the work?
What is the significance of the ending of the work?
What characters are portrayed in the solos?
What is the group doing/portraying when the soloists perform?
What narratives are conveyed in the duos?
What might the work communicate about:
politics and power?
individual and group?
Write a short essay to summarise your response to these questions.
Support your comments with reference to movement in the work.
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