School of Dance

Marc Crousillat '13

Marc Crousillat '13

Watch as the recent Dance grad explains why he chose UArts
Quick Takes

Quick Takes

New video series takes a look inside the Dance program, with a focus on a collaborative performance with Music and Animation

The School of Dance at the University of the Arts is one of the top undergraduate Dance programs in the United States, with a community of exceptionally creative and talented students, taught by award-winning faculty and visiting artists who offer intensive, personal attention to each young artist.

Under the direction of Donna Faye Burchfield, the School has developed an innovative new curriculum that prepares students for the 21st century world of professional dance, offering the depth and rigor of a discipline-based dance conservatory while engaging students in open discussions within their own practice, valuing their voices as capable of developing new and critical perspectives in dance.

Spring Dance Concert 2013

Dance Program

Intensive studio practice weaves traditional study of ballet, modern and jazz alongside hip-hop, improvisation, partnering and tap.

Charlette Hove BFA '12 ( Multidisciplinary Fine Arts)

University Common Curriculum

Emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes as a cross-university curriculum for all undergrads.