Dance Film: 22 shots

22 Shots Madeline Mazzola In this project we were assigned to create two movements, shoot a total of 22 shots, and create a visual experience. Special thanks to Kathryn Sauma who danced in this project.

Wind and Water (2017)

Wind and Water (2017) This work was performed and created for The Ohio State University Dance Department’s Spring Concert in 2017. It was choreographed by Madeline Mazzola and performed by Genevieve Johnson, Madeline Mazzola, and AlizĂ© Raptou.

Dance Pedagogy

For our final project in Freshmen Seminar we were assigned to create a lesson plan with two other class mates. After we created this lesson plan we were to teach an hour long class. My group chose to teach 11-13 year olds at the intermediate level. The focus of the specific class we taught was…

My Dance Film

Symbiotic is a dance film that I created on Final Cut Pro. From the day we were assigned to create a dance film I knew exactly what I wanted to do, which surprised me because I am usually very indecisive. I got my six dancers and I got to work. The filming was really fun…

Garage Band Assignment

Coming from an extremely musical family, I have never been seen as a musician. Apart from being a singer and a dancer I am not to familiar with the realm of music. After being assigned this project, I got nervous and immediately thought maybe my brother, cousin, or mom could help me. I went back…

One Hour Study

Exposing Gender Limitations through Dance The goal of my study was to explore gender norms through dance. I wanted to see how people interpreted masculinity versus femininity through this physical medium. The purpose of my project was ultimately to help in the exposing of societal influence on gender norms and the limitations they set on…

Dance Artist Talk With Lucia Llopis

Lucia Llopis I had the great pleasure of interviewing Lucia Llopis. Here is the information I received from Lucia in our interview. Lucia was born in Argentina. When she was five years old she said she couldn´t stop moving. Since her mother had studied dance she spoke to her dancer friends and she decided to…