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Dances leaping and tumbling over and around each other in the studio
October 11, 2021 - 2:46pm
Read the Seattle Times article on the Chamber Dance Company: https://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/dance/uws-chamber-dance-compa... Buy tickets to the Chamber Dance Company 30th Anniversary Season here
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October 4, 2021 - 2:15pm
Divisional Dean of the Arts Catherine Cole’s new book Performance and the Afterlives of InJustice received an honorable mention for the Dance Studies Association de la Torre Bueno award. “Without acknowledgement, there can be no apology. Without apology, there can be no redress,” Cole writes in the Prologue to Performance and the Afterlives of Injustice. Swimming in the deceit of her California university where the genocide of native... Read more
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August 24, 2021 - 3:34pm
The Department of Dance at the University of Washington in Seattle invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Dance to start in September 2022. Read position details here.  Review of applications will begin October 15, 2021. Applications received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the committee. For questions concerning this position, please contact Jennifer Salk at... Read more
Silvio in handstand playing capoeira
August 11, 2021 - 11:38am
To celebrate and to recognize that the contributions of Black Americans should be appreciated beyond the month of February, the Department of Dance is using its website and social media platforms to spotlight a different Black dance artist in the greater Seattle area every month through 2021. February,... Read more
majinn mike leaning back
July 16, 2021 - 9:12am
To celebrate and to recognize that the contributions of Black Americans should be appreciated beyond the month of February, the Department of Dance is using its website and social media platforms to spotlight a different Black dance artist in the greater Seattle area every month through 2021. February,... Read more
Rujeko Dumbutshna cups her hands upwards while wearing a magnificently colorful African textile skirt that sweeps down and across the pedestal on which she sits.
July 2, 2021 - 11:59am
To celebrate and to recognize that the contributions of Black Americans should be appreciated beyond the month of February, the Department of Dance is using its website and social media platforms to spotlight a different Black dance artist in the greater Seattle area every month through 2021. February,... Read more
dani holding ropes
June 3, 2021 - 3:43pm
To celebrate and to recognize that the contributions of Black Americans should be appreciated beyond the month of February, the Department of Dance is using its website and social media platforms to spotlight a different Black dance artist in the greater Seattle area every month through 2021. February,... Read more
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May 4, 2021 - 12:52pm
The UW Department of Dance is searching for a new Administrator. See the position listing here:  Dance Administrator Position 
Manimou Camara headshot
April 27, 2021 - 12:25pm
To celebrate and to recognize that the contributions of Black Americans should be appreciated beyond the month of February, the Department of Dance is using its website and social media platforms to spotlight a different Black dance artist in the greater Seattle area every month through 2021. >> Read February and... Read more
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April 21, 2021 - 3:52pm
"This trial itself magnified and illuminated events that are unquestionably an ongoing source of trauma for many members of our community, and should be painful and concerning to us all."  - Prisdent Ana Mari Cauce on the Derek Chauvin trial. We share and echo President Mari Cauce's statement on the verdict of Derek Chauvin. As Department of Dance Chair Christina Sunardi wrote in last week's newsletter... Read more

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