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UW Dance

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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body – space – time Residency University of Washington Dance Program Call for proposals   For local independent dance artists and companies. Residency Dates: December 17 – 23, 2016 Submit application...
What is Ballo Conservatio? BALLO CONSERVATIO means DANCE CONSERVATION Photography exhibit in Meany Center for the Performing Arts, Lower Lobby, through June 15, 2017 As the world...
In the 1960s, a collective of New York City dancers, composers, and visual artists pushed the boundaries of dance, creating works with a spirit of anarchy and permissiveness. Known as Judson Dance...

Upcoming Performances

Mark Haim's English Suite no. 2,January 2016
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts // Jan 20 to Jan 22
Showcasing choreography by our nationally and internationally recognized faculty, this popular concert features advanced dance students, faculty and guest artists. With an array of professional... Learn more»
Gracia Imboden's Loch Ness, Dance Majors 2016
Meany Studio Theatre // Mar 1 to Mar 5
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»
Kyle Craig-Bogard's "Fly", MFA Concert 2016
Meany Studio Theatre // May 17 to May 21
Treat yourself to inventive and vibrant new work by our world-class MFA candidates. Working with highly trained dance students, they demonstrate their professional expertise inventing movement that... Learn more»