Ballet and Modern
Students take daily ballet and modern dance classes, improvisation, dance composition, pointe, and repertory. Dancers perform during all four years of study. Dance majors study dance history, anatomy, injury prevention, body conditioning and yoga, and workshops with professional companies. Students complete paid internships with cultural organizations.
Classical ballets such as Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Coppelia, Les Sylphides, Paquita
Original student choreography and structured improvisations
Original commissioned works by modern choreographers