Dance

  • Photo from 'In Silence There is Eloquence.'

    "In Silence There is Eloquence": Choreographer: Sayre Masters (student)
    2012

  • Photo from performance of 'Ardently Involved.'

    "Ardently Involved": Choreographers: Karina Conley and Jesse Hoisington (students)
    2013

  • Photo from performance of 'Frug.'

    "Frug": Choreographer: Lauren Thompson Hall (guest artist)
    2013

  • Photo from performance of 'If I Could Disguise the Scream.'

    "If I Could Disguise the Scream": Choreographer: Carolyn Pavlik (faculty)
    2013

  • Photo from performance of 'Addio Amore.'

    "Addio Amore": Choreographer: Nelly van Bommel (guest artist)
    2011

News and announcements

2014 Graduating Presentations in Dance Concert
Western Michigan University Department of Dance Bachelor of Fine Arts Seniors of 2014 will present a Graduating Presentations in Dance Concert, "Jitter Tolerance," April 10-13 in Dance Studio B on the third floor of the Dorothy U. Dalton Center.

WMU dancers selected for regional festival Gala Concert
Both dances submitted by the Western Michigan University Department of Dance were selected by three professional adjudicators for performance at the Gala Concert at the American College Dance Festival Association East-Central Conference held this year at Ohio University, March 2-5.

WMU Department of Dance announces two faculty job positions
The Department of Dance at Western Michigan University is searching for two faculty positions:  Assistant Professor of Dance (tenure-track) and Faculty Specialist II (one-year renewable term position).

Gabrielle Lamb named 2013 National Choreography Competition winner
The Department of Dance at Western Michigan University is pleased to announce that Gabrielle Lamb has been selected as the winner of the 2013 National Choreography Competition.

Click here to view a video documentary of the creative process used by Gabrielle Lamb in choreographing her new work, "Ritournelle," for students in the Department of Dance at Western Michigan University.