Webster Dance News
WebsterDance Season 2015-2016
Department of Dance in Thailand, Summer 2015
Department Chair Recipient of 2015 Messing Award
Creations Concert May 1, 2015
National Dance Week, St. Louis April 25, 2015
WUDE Spring Concert April 17-19, 2015
ACDA Central Region March 21-24
Winter Dance Workshop Feb 15, 2015
Dance Students and Faculty Study Abroad in Thailand, Summer 2015
Webster University’s Department of Dance students, Department Chair, James Robey, and
Artistic Director, Beckah Reed, recently returned from two months abroad at Webster
University’s Thailand campus during the 2015 summer semester. These seven students
studied Thai classical dance and created a culminating performance entitled, “East
Meets West." Robey and Reed taught courses in dance as well as women studies. Check
out the following articles!
Dance Students, Faculty Study Abroad with Webster Thailand
In the News: Thailand Dance Feature
2015 Messing Award
Department of Dance Chair, James Robey, was honored on May 8, 2015 as the recipient of the 2015 Wilma and Roswell Messing, Jr. Faculty Award. The award has been presented to a full-time faculty member for a summer activity that strengthens his or her curriculum and that improves the teaching/learning experience. The award provides the resources for a Webster University faculty member to complete international research projects and infuse the results of their studies into their curricula and teaching. Follow this link for more information!
May 1, 2015 will mark the 10th bi-annual Creations Concert: An Informal Showing and
Sharing of Student Choreographed Works. For the first time, alumni Vita Sullivan will
also be presenting a choreographed piece in the concert. Click the photo below for
the full article in Webster Today!
On April 25, 2015 the Department of Dance will be represented by DJ Duncan and Cheyenne
Phillips at the St. Louis Celebration of National Dance Week. Click here for the full article!
Click the photo below for more information!
Webster University's Department of Dance attended the Central Region American College
Dance Conference March 21-24, 2015 along with 19 other colleges and universities.
The one-day Winter Dance Workshop will take place February 15, 2015 from 10:00am-4:00pm.
The workshop offers students the chance to take a variety of classes from Webster Dance faculty, enjoy lunch, and take a campus tour including discussions on college life.
For more information on the workshop - including registration and faculty members - please click the image below!
(For Article in Webster Today, Click Here!)