Take the First Step Toward Your Career as A Performer, Choreographer and Educator  

At Webster University’s Department of Dance, our faculty and staff are educating their students to become skilled, creative, and compassionate thinking artists prepared for 21st-century careers. In addition to our BA and BFA programs, our students have many on-campus performance opportunities throughout the academic year.  

Explore below to learn more about our department, which promotes, challenges, engages, and embraces the uniqueness and wholeness of our developing artists. 

 

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Scheduling an Audition

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The Department of Dance is always looking for fresh talent to join the team. Schedule an audition and make the first step to join us on stage.

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Partnerships

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Our Dance students benefit from close partnerships between the Department of Dance and local dance companies and arts organizations. Students often pursue internships and part-time employment with a host of these companies and many alumni work professionally with them upon graduation.  

 

Performance Season

BFA Choreographic Concert
Premieres virtually on October 15, at 7:30pm and remains available until October 18, at 10:00pm

New Works Concert
Premieres virtually on
November 12, at 7:30pm and remains available until
November 15, at 7:30pm

Creations Concert: A Showcase of Student Works
Premieres virtually on
December 18, at 7:30pm

Creations Concert: A Showcase of Student Works
Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance, Loretto-Hilton Center
8:00 pm

Webster University Dance Ensemble
The Browning Mainstage Theatre, Loretto Hilton Center
7:30 pm on April 30 & May 1
and 2:00 pm on May 2

Explore Our Premier Programs

Discover more about our relevant and hands-on curriculum across a variety of fields and disciplines.

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Virtual Winter Workshop

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One-Day Experience for Dancers age 13+

Enjoy a variety of four dance classes with our faculty and discuss college life on Feb. 14, 2021, 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.