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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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Today we are so thrilled to share that Monique Courcy will join us in October as our new Executive Director!  Monique grew up in the Yakima valley before earning a BFA in Dance from the University of...
The College of Arts & Sciences offers a program of study in Musical Theater culminating in a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Individualized Studies. Through a collaborative and unique cross-...
Happy Summer, Hope this finds you well and that you and yours are healthy and happy. I recently promised a dear friend to send out more newsletters as she is not on social media. So here some hight...

Upcoming Performances

Laura Halm in Zvi Gotheiner's "Chairs"
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts // Oct 13 to Oct 16
Judson Dance Theatre: The First Decade  The year 1961 found a group of renegade choreographers together in a class that planted the seeds of post-modern dance and opened the art form up to an... Learn more»
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»