The art of choreography

On 13th of October  2017 Federal State Budget Scientific Institution «Institute of art education and cultural studies of the Russian Academy of education» held the conference «Choreographic art in the system of artistic education of schoolchildren».

The conference was held in the «Children's art school named after M. A. Balakirev». The place was chosen for a reason: «Children's school named after M. A. Balakirev» has established as a high-status venue for different level of activities. Famous symphony orchestras gave concerts on the school stage. This time the ball is ruled by children's dance groups.

Colorful concert was preceded by a serious conversation. The conference «Choreographic art in the system of art education and education of schoolchildren» was opened by the speech of director of Federal State Budget Scientific Institution «Institute of art education and cultural studies of the Russian Academy of education» Akishina Ekaterina Mikhailovna. Well-known teachers and choreographers discussed a wide range of problems concerning the preservation of choreographic heritage and methodological aspects of teaching choreography in the modern school.

Chief editor of the magazine «Ballet», candidate of philosophical Sciences, Professor of the Uralskaya V.I. stressed the problem of the interaction between amateur and professional choreography. The chief choreographer of GATH «Gzhel», honored worker of culture Slihanova V.I. told about the unique experience of preservation of traditional folklore in folk-synthetic dance. Professor of the Moscow State Institute of culture Murashko M.P. drew attention to the role of the Russian folk dance in teaching the subject of «The Art of choreographer».