Welcome to the
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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Hometown: Raleigh, NC Current city: Ann Arbor, MI Age: 50s College and degree: University of North Carolina School of the Arts -...
March 3, 2016 $750,000 Mellon Foundation grant will fund research, collaboration in arts Peter Kelley News and Information The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded the University of Washington a...
They have been awarded our “bst” residency in March. What is bst? It stands for” body-space-time.” During the week of March 19-26 Alice and Coleman and his collaborator Ethan will be working in our...

Upcoming Performances

MFA Dance Concert 2015, Jason Ohlberg, Chor. PHoto: Tim Summers
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»