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Subject: Dance

How can a contemporary dance performance investigate and portray the effects of the use of music used in factories for productivity during World War II?

  • Author:
  • Zoe Medhurst
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2022
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

Do musicals that have been written by mothers portray more authentic representations of motherhood? Cross-referencing ethnographic data against the mother characters in Baby (1983), Mamma Mia! (1999), and Motherhood the Musical (2011).

  • Author:
  • Paige Hudder
  • Subjects:
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Musical Theatre
  • Theatre
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MRes Performing Arts

Powered by plants: can a plant-based diet optimise the performance capabilities of a contemporary dancer?

  • Author:
  • Katie Byford
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

An analysis of the performing arts provisions in secondary education in the UK

  • Author:
  • Lottie Noble
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

Exploring systemic racism within the North American ballet industry from 2015 – 2021

  • Author:
  • Élise Paterson
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

An investigation into whether community dance could replace educational dance at key stage 4 if it was removed from the National Curriculum

  • Author:
  • Natasha Allen
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

How music and culture influenced the development of northern soul in the 1960’s and 1970’s

  • Author:
  • Lauren Fretwell
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

An investigation into whether supplementary fitness training enhances undergraduate dancers’ performance in release technique

  • Author:
  • Hannah Rainford
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance

A practice led research exploration between the relationship of live and virtual bodies when using projection

  • Author:
  • Emily Mason
  • Subject:
  • Dance
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2018
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Dance