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UW Dance
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The Dance Program at the University of Washington, housed in Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, offers a dance major, dance minor and a highly competitive and innovative M.F.A. program. The undergraduate program serves up to 40 dance majors, 90 minors, seven graduate students, and over 1,000 non-major students who enroll in dance courses each quarter.
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Peter Kelley News and Information   UW dance professor Juliet McMains’ book “Spinning Mambo Into Salsa: Caribbean Dance in Global Commerce,” was published in 2015 by Oxford University Press. UW...
body – space – time Residency University of Washington Dance Program Call for proposals   For local independent dance artists and companies. Residency Dates: March 19 - 26 Submit application with...
Dancers from all over the country are returning to Seattle this month to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their alma mater, the University of Washington dance program. “We wanted to showcase the...

Upcoming Performances

Dance Majors Concert 2015 Photo: Kevin Kwong
Meany Studio Theatre // Mar 2 to Mar 6
Experience Contemporary Dance from a fresh and youthful perspective! Enjoy the exuberance as UW Dance Majors express their creative voices through every aspect of dance–from choreography to... Learn more»
MFA Concert 2015
Meany Studio Theatre // May 18 to May 22
Treat yourself to a performance of original choreography created by our world-class MFA candidates.  Working with highly trained dance students, they demonstrate their professional expertise... Learn more»