Past Events

  • Fall Dance Sharing

    Friday, December 2, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Belk Theater

    This evening of dance shares work from UNCA faculty, visiting artists/scholars and students in the intimate setting of the theater in the round at the BELK.  Student work generated from movement research (a choreography class) will be shown next to student work created independently from... Read More


  • Fall Dance Sharing

    Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Belk Theater

    This evening of dance shares work from UNCA faculty, visiting artists/scholars and students in the intimate setting of the theater in the round at the BELK.  Student work generated from movement research (a choreography class) will be shown next to student work created independently from... Read More


  • DAN 173: Contemporary Dance Class

    Final Showing

    Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 1:15pm

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    The goal of this introductory level class is to articulate new movement with a movement vocabulary that is a contemporary blend of forms. With a focus on finding the body’s full movement in space and time, this class asks students to relocate balance and to play with a range of full spinal and... Read More


  • Master Class with Christal Brown

    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 3:15pm

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    Christal Brown is the Founder of INSPIRIT, Project: BECOMING, the creator of the Liquid Strength training module for dance and the Chair of Dance at Middlebury College.   Brown is a native of Kinston, North Carolina, where she remembers cleaning up on Saturday mornings as a child to the music of... Read More


  • Fall Dance Happening

    Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 7:00pm

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    The Dance Happening is a mildly curated studio showing of faculty and student in-progress works.  This showing/sharing is meant to offer a safe space for faculty and students to present work side-by-side in a community setting. In the tradition of experimental dance sharings this is a low-tech,... Read More


  • MOVING AWARENESS

    Master Class Workshop with Jana Schmück

    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 12:00pm

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    The class is FREE  and open the community but with limited space as students will have priority. All levels are welcome.

    If interested in the class please RSVP to ... Read More


  • DAN 173: Contact Improvisation Class

    Final Showing

    Monday, April 25, 2016 - 11:00am

    Sherrill Center, Room 351

    Contact improvisation is an evolving system of movement that incorporates two or more bodies moving together in an improvised manner by listening and responding to motion and touch, giving and receiving weight with ease, rolling, jumping, falling all the while noticing and modulating tone and... Read More


  • Spring 2016 Dance Showing

    Friday, April 22, 2016 - 6:00pm

    Belk Theater

    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 Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 7pm at the Belk Theater... Read More


  • 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


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