School of Dance

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Marc Crousillat '13

Marc Crousillat '13

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

Quick Takes

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 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.

Kalene Marulis '16 (Dance)

Dance Program

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

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Apply to the Dance program online or download an application.

Donna Faye Burchfield 2014

School of Dance Director

Donna Faye Burchfield has been a professor and director of the School of Dance since 2010.

Exquisite Corpse Assignment

University Common Curriculum

Cross-university curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary thinking and collaborative processes.