School of Dance
The Contemporary Dance program prepares talented young dancers to for careers in professional companies throughout the world. Performance opportunities are numerous, with concerts throughout the year, many of which feature student choreography. Recent repertory choices feature a strong mix of the classic and cutting edge, with pieces by Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, José Limón, Paul Taylor and Twyla Tharp, Mark Morris. Contemporary students are also able to “taste” a variety of different styles during the Intensive Arts workshops, such as ballroom dance, hip-hop, African and Jazz. The School of Dance is open to college-age students, as well as a program for high school students.