Past Events

  • Spring 2016 Dance Showing

    Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Belk Theater

    A shared evening with Drama and Music. The Dance Program at UNCA will be sharing student generated work and faculty work in our Spring Dance Showings.
    Please come on out and support our hard work, and see some dance.

    There will be an additional Dance Program showing on Friday,... Read More


  • DAN 172: Modern Dance Class

    Final Showing

    Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 9:30am

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    This course will address trends in early American modern dance or “moderain.” The emphasis will be on technical work that encompasses the entire body in a sense of wholeness, torque or specific set of energies. American modern techniques include those authored by Lester Horton, Katherine Dunham... Read More


  • In-Praxis Spring Dance Sharings

    Advanced Technique and Repertory

    Monday, April 18, 2016 - 12:00pm

    Mini-Quad

    In-Praxis dance showings engage course materials in campus environments so that informal performance is also practiced. In-Praxis articulates that bodily knowledge and learning process are also content and theory filled arenas in practice.


  • Badolo Atelier Intensive

    Friday, April 15, 2016 - 6:00pm

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    Souleymane Badolo teaches an up to date contemporary technique well sought out nationally and internationally. During his residency he has worked for two hour periods for 5 days with 10 students who applied for this opportunity offered through the Dance Program.

    Souleymane ‘Solo’ Badolo... Read More


  • In-Praxis Spring Dance Sharings

    Improvisation and Composition

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 12:00pm

    Mini-Quad

    In-Praxis dance showings engage course materials in campus environments so that informal performance is also practiced. In-Praxis articulates that bodily knowledge and learning process are also content and theory filled arenas in practice.


  • In-Praxis Spring Dance Sharings

    Contact Improvisation

    Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 12:00pm

    Mini-Quad

    In-Praxis dance showings engage course materials in campus environments so that informal performance is also practiced. In-Praxis articulates that bodily knowledge and learning process are also content and theory filled arenas in practice.


  • Maybe, Homes and Healings

    A Site-Specific Dance

    Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 2:00pm

    Please meet in front of the Highsmith Union at the start time to be led to the performance site.

    CCBdance Project/ Celia Weiss Bambara

    This site-specific work asks about the textures of how we find home and healing. The dance work was built employing notions of home, community and safe play filled space while working in tandem with the spatial histories of the Hubert H. Hayes log... Read More


  • Maybe, Homes and Healings

    A Site-Specific Dance

    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00pm

    Please meet in front of the Highsmith Union at the start time to be led to the performance site.

    CCBdance Project/ Celia Weiss Bambara

    This site-specific work asks about the textures of how we find home and healing. The dance work was built employing notions of home, community and safe play filled space while working in tandem with the spatial histories of the Hubert H. Hayes log... Read More


  • DAN 137: Contemporary Dance Class

    Final Showing

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 2:15pm

    Sherrill Center Room 306

    DAN 137:Contemporary Dance Class Final Showing

    Professor: Dr. Celia Weiss Bambara

    This contemporary class draws upon the base of Haitian and African dance forms, modern/contemporary as well as yoga and Klein/Mahler techniques. With a focus on finding the body’s full movement in... Read More


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