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UW Dance
Department

The Department of Dance 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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The moment Bruce McCormick was first moved to dance, the dancers hardly moved at all. “I remember just looking up and all the dancers all looked so tall and were smiling and I was completely in awe...
As a professional dancer, Joseph Blake spent 15 years traveling the country and telling stories through movement. While he loved the creative aspects of his job, he eventually found the constant...
body – space – time Residency University of Washington Dance Program Call for proposals   For local independent dance artists and companies. Residency Dates: March 19 – 25, 2017 Submit application...

Upcoming Performances

Barbi Powers in Pastime by Lucinda Childs
Meany Hall for the Performing Arts // Oct 12 to Oct 15
As champions of social and artistic change throughout the 20th Century, the choreographers featured in this concert tackled such hot button issues as equal rights, homelessness, politics, African... Learn more»