Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje Faculty of music - Skopje

Prof. Dr. Sonja Zdravkova Djeparoska

Редовен професор

Prof. Dr. Sonja Zdravkova Djeparoska

History of dance art, Methodology of classical ballet, Character games, Performing theory

email: z.djeparoska@gmail.com

Education

    Ph.D., University  “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, R. Macedonia,2010


    M.A., “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, R. Macedonia,2003


    M.A., GITIS (State Theatre Institute ), Russia, 1993

   

 

Employment

    1992-2010  DMBUC „Ilija Nikolovski - Luj“

    2010  Assistent Professor, Department  of Ballet pedagogy and contemporary dance at Faculty of Music Art, "St. Cyril and Methodius" University

    2015 Associate Professor, Department of Ballet pedagogy and contemporary dance at Faculty of Music Art, "St. Cyril and Methodius" University

    2015-2019 Head od Doctoral Studies of Music Sciences  Faculty of Music Art, "St. Cyril and Methodius" University

    2020 Professor, Department of Ballet pedagogy and contemporary dance at Faculty of Music Art,  "St. Cyril and Methodius" University, Skopje.

    2020 - Member of Topic Editor Board of Arts (ISSN 2076-0752) an international peer-reviewed open access journal, Basel, Switzerland

 

Publications

  Books 

  • Character dances“ (1998), Skopje: Magnat;
  • “Discourses of the Dance Art of the XX century”, (2001), Skopje:Јugoreklam
  • “The Dramaturgy of Ballet” (2003), Skopje:FD
  • “History and Theory of the Dance Art" (2006), Skopje: MI-АN
  • "The Aspects of the Kinesthetic Permormance (2011), Skopje: Jugoreklam
  • “From Teshkoto to Macedonian Posmoderen Dance”(2019). Skopje: SZD

 

Encyclopaedia

  • Author of the ballet part of the CD-rom „The Theatre in Macedonia“, Skopje: FDA, (2002)
  • Author of the ballet partof „Mian's General and Macedonian Encyclopaedia“ (2006), Skopje: MI-AN
  • Part from the research team for „The Theatre in Macedonia in ХХth Century“ (2007), Skopje: Macedonian Academy for Sciences and Arts
  • Author of the ballet part of the encyclopaedia (2009) of „Music, Opera, Ballet“ , Skopje: MI-AN

 

Articles (selected)

  • “Ballet Training in the Republic of Macedonia”, Music.2005. Sofia: Education
  • "Building Cultural Identity through Theatrical Dance Form" in Theatre and Identity .2006. Skopje: Faculty of Dramatic Arts
  • “Macedonian Folklore in the Works of Balkan Choreographers " (Македонскиот фолклор во кореографиите на Балканските кореографи) in Macedonian Theater: Balkan Context. 2007. Skopje: Faculty of Dramatic Arts
  • "Multimedia Dance Genres" (Мултимедијални танцови жанрови) in The Theatre in Macedonia, XXth Century .2007. Skopje: Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • "The Formation and Development of Contemporary Dance Theatre" (Формирање и развој на современиот танцов театар) in The Theatre in  Macedonia, XXth Century .2007. Skopje: Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • "The Place of Croatian Choreography in Development of Macedonian Dance“ in Macedonian-Croatian Literal, Linguistic and Cultural Relations .2011. Rijeka: Faculty of Philosophy
  • "Macedonian Dance Identification Codes“ (Македонски танцови идетификацски кодови) in Spektar .2011. Skopje: Institute for Macedonian Literature
  • "Different Dance Methods" in How do Public Presentations Affect Perceptions and Practices of Music and Dance .2011. Izmir:ICTM& Ege University
  • „Methods of  Ballet Dance Education “ in Discover Dance .2012. Lisbon: HTML
  • „ Development of the Contemporary Dance Scene in Macedonia in Mediantrop, Regional Electronic Journal for Media and Culture.2013. Belgrade: Centar za medije Ranko Munitić
  • „Identity Memory Constructs – Transition of Dance Body Idioms“ in CULTURE.2013. Skopje: МI-AN
  • “The Role of Contemporary Dance in Macedonian Culture” in The World of Theatre 2014 Edition R. Majumdar, M. Hoque (ed). Bangladesh Centre of ITI:ITI
  • “(Post) Modernization of the Macedonian dance contest” (Пост(модернизација) во македонскиот танцов контекст) in Ars Academica, No 2. 2014. Skopje: Faculty for Music and Faculty of Dramatic Arts
  • https://www.researchgate.net/publication/346945429_PostModernization_of_Macedonan_Dance_Context
  • "The Work of Russian Choreographers in Macedonia. Preserving the Ballet Legacy” (Улогата на руските кореографи во Македонија. Зачувување на балетското наследство) in Stephanos, 2014. Moscow: Philological faculty of Lomonosov
  • https://www.researchgate.net/publication/320208233_The_Work_of_Russian_Choreographers_in_Macedonia_Preserving_the_Ballet_Legacy
  • „Narrativization of Macedonian tradicional dances “ in Dance, Narratives, Heritage,2015, Zagreb: ICTM Study Group on Etnchoreology, Institute of Etnology and Folklore Research
  • "The Russia-Serbia-Macedonia Route: Intercultural Communications" in BEYOND THE EAST–WEST DIVIDE Balkan music and its poles of attraction, 2015. Belgrade: Institute of Musicology, Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts (SASA)Department of Fine Arts and Music SASA
  • “Chain Dance Teshkoto– Cultural identity marker of Macedonians” in Porte Academic vol14/15, 2016, Istambul: İTÜTMDK
  • https://www.researchgate.net/publication/341965847_CHAIN_DANCE_TESHKOTO_-_CULTURAL_IDENTITY_MARKER_OF_MACEDONIANS
  • „High School Graduation Quadrille – a Contemporary Dance Ritual“ in Muth, Ritual, Post-1989 Audiovisual Ethnographies ,2016. Blagoevgrad:University Publishing Hause “Neofit Rilski”
  • Руската литература на македонската балетска сцена“ во Славистички студии 18, 2018, Скопје: Филолошки факултет
  • “From Yugoslav Ballet to Post-Yugoslav Contemporary Dance: Permutations in Collaborative Practices between Macedonian and Slovenian Dance Scenes” (authors Sonja Zdravkova Djeparoska and Aldo Milohnić) in Amfitater and Ars Academica, 2018. Ljubljana:Slogi, FMU and FDU 
  •  https://www.slogi.si/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Amfiteater-6_2_RAZ_3_Zdravkova_Milohnic_AN.pdf
  • “Folklore, Dance in the Context of Modeling Ideological Messages” in RES HUMANITARIAE XXIV, Klaipeda University, Lithuani 
  • https://repository.ukim.mk/handle/20.500.12188/6113                                     
  • „Reflection on dance theatre: Insights and parallels“,  in Ars Academica, No 7. 2019. Skopje:  Faculty of Dramatic Arts 
  •  https://www.researchgate.net/publication/343787732_REFLECTIONS_ON_DANCE_THEATRE_INSIGHTS_AND_PARALLELS
  •  "Macedonian Cultural Plurality at the Crossroads of the Balkans: Drama, Music and Dance" in Arts, 2020. Basel:MDPI
  • https://doi.org/10.3390/arts9030085
  • “Performativity in Protests, In the Examples of Activist Groups in Macedonia” in Tradition and Transition. A Selection of Articles Developed from Paper Presentations at the First and the Second Symposia of theICTM Study Group on Music and Dance of the Slavic World, ICTM NC Macedonia, 2020
  • "Determination of the Basic Semiotic Units in the Field of Dance" in ZBORNIK PRISPEVKOV Z DOGODKOV V ORGANIZACIJI AMEU AK ADEMIJE ZA PLES V LETIH 2018 IN 2019 Zbornik prispevkov z recenzijo,Maribor:Alma Mater Press, 2020 
  • DOI:10.5281/zenodo.4294880
  • "Dancing Body as a Social Replica" in Asian Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, 4(1), 58-64, 2021
  • https://doi.org/10.34256/ajir2116
  • MACEDONIAN BALLET REPERTOIRE ANALYSIS -LAYER OF CLASSICAL BALLET PRODUCTION in Macedón Tudományos és Kulturális Közlemények Vol 4 N. 1 2021  DOI:10.5281/zenodo.5457269
  • Performance and Religion: Dancing Bodies in Macedonian Orthodox Fresco Painting, Arts Arts 2021, 10(4), 88; https://doi.org/10.3390/arts10040088

 

Edited Volumes

  • Editor-in-Chief of Ars Academica magazine  2014.  Publishers Faculty for Music and Faculty of Dramatic Arts, ISSN 1857-9477
  • Editor-in-Chief of Ars Academica magazine  2015.  Publishers Faculty for Music and Faculty of Dramatic Arts, ISSN 1857-9477
  • Editor-in-Chief of Ars Academica magazine  2017. Publishers Faculty for Music and Faculty of Dramatic Arts, ISSN 1857-9477
  • Editor-in-Chief of Tradition and Transition A Selection of Articles Developed from Paper Presentations at the First and the Second Symposia of the
    ICTM Study Group on Music and Dance of the Slavic World, 2020. Publisher ICTM National Committee of Macedonia, ISBN - 978-608-65721-2-9

 

Rewards:

          State reward for scientific-research work „Goce Delcev“ 2003

           Reward for Achievement in Education "Phoenix" 2021