Educational Discovery Guide

2013 - 2014

The virtual exhibition Jean-Pierre Perreault, choreographer features an educational discovery guide created for high school students and teachers by Nicole Turcotte, Visiting Professor at UQAM’s Dance Department. A series of new dance appreciation and movement creation activities were added to the guide to deepen students’ understanding of Perreault’s world. These activities meet the requirements of Quebec’s dance training program (MELS).

Innovative performance activities explore themes close to Perreault’s heart, including body weight, gravity and authentic movement.




A young dancer’s response to the Fondation Jean-Pierre Perreault’s pedagogical material (in French)

Offrir la culture aux jeunes Comme enseignante, j’éprouve un réel plaisir de m’inspirer des suggestions d’activités que l’on peut retrouver sur différents sites Web,  mes choix privilégiant les outils qui donnent la part belle aux approches pédagogiques innovantes, à l’éducation artistique ainsi qu’à la dimension...

Educational Discovery Guide

An invitation to teachers and their students to learn about the work of Jean-Pierre Perreault see the Educational Discovery Guide