Webster Dance News

BFA I, "Evert", October 8-10, 2015
Centennial Features Alicia Graf Mack 
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

B.F.A. I Capstone Concert, "Evert" Oct. 7-10, 2015

Webster University’s Department of Dance presents, "Evert", the first of three Bachelor of Fine Arts Capstone Concert's in the 2015-2016 dance performance season. "Evert" will take place October 8 and 9 at 7:30pm and October 10 at 2PM in Webster Hall on the ground level, Stage III. The concert includes choreography by Shannon Haubrich, Cheyenne Phillips, Lauren Sandberg, and Morgan Smith. Follow the link to Webster Today!


"Welcome Home to the Future of Dance"

Department of Dance Faculty, Alicia Graf Mack, is the keynote speaker during “Welcome Home to the Future of Dance,” a Webster University event to celebrate its Centennial Year. The presentation will take place September 25, 2015 at 9:15am in the Loretto-Hilton Center on Webster University's Webster Groves Campus. Check out the article in Webster University's News as well as the updated event posting for more information. 

2015-2016 Performance Season Announced!

The calendar of events for 2015-16 is now available! 
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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

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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!

Spring 2015 Creations Concert

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!


National Dance Week, St. Louis Celebration

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!


Webster University Dance Ensemble's Spring Concert 2015

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ACDA Central Region Conference, March 21-24

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. Read more...
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