Dance Events



WinterDance 2017

The Dance Department presents the annual WinterDance concert, featuring choreography by Leslie Bitong, Deidre Cavazzi, Sharon Haas, Marji Himes, Jewel Jackson, Noelle Snavely, Darlisa Wajid-Ali and Lacey Yell.  Join us for a creative and exciting evening of dance, celebrating ballet, contemporary, jazz, tap, hip-hop, African and Latin dance!  Performances take place in the McKinney Theatre Thursday – Saturday November 16 – 18 at 7:30 PM.  Tickets are $12 presale or $15 general admission at-the-door.

Ice Memory: An Interdisciplinary Exploration of Climate Change and Polar Ecosystems

The Dance Department presents an evening of dance and discussion in collaboration with the Geology, Architecture and Geography departments.  The performance will feature three mini-lectures on subjects related to climate change and sustainability, followed by a live multimedia performance choreographed by Deidre Cavazzi.  Join us for the public performances Friday - Saturday February 9 - 10 at 7:30 PM in the Studio Theatre.  Tickets are $12 presale or $15 general admission at-the-door.


Auditions for Dance Collective 2018

Audition Dates:  Wed January 17th at 10:30 AM or Fri January 19th at 7:00 PM in PE301 (the dance studio). 

All dance combinations will be given at the audition.  Looking for all styles of dance (contemporary, tap, jazz, ballet, African, Latin and ballroom dance)—jazz shoes recommended for audition.  Contact for more information.  Dancers cast will sign up for a 1 or 2 unit course in spring semester (DANC 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16 or 18), and each dance piece will have a weekly 90 minute rehearsal on campus, beginning the week after auditions.  Dance Collective performances will take place Thurs – Sat April 19 - 21 in the McKinney Theatre.