collaborative project between faculty members in the Department of
Communications Media and the Department of Theatre, Dance, and Performance has resulted in a
Based on the research of dance instructor Joan Van Dyke, this
performance project culminated in a short film directed by Communications Media
faculty member Jeremy Waltman. The
interdisciplinary project revolves around the cast-based approach for the
ballet Ordnung. which can be viewed at “The production, Ordnung: A Dance.”
Members of IUP’s Student Film Association and graduate
students in the Master of Science in Strategic Communication program assisted
with the production, shot on location in Punxsutawney.
The project will be
presented at the Fifteenth International Conference on the Arts in
Society in Galway, Ireland, in summer 2020.