Events

Dance Department Information Meeting

Sep. 7, 2016 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Kendall Hall Studio Theater

Meet the faculty, learn about the Department’s goals, offerings and performance opportunities.

First Year Dance!!! Open audition

Sep. 7, 2016 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Kendall Hall Dance Studio Theater.

Rehearsals held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:15-6pm.  
Under the direction of MHC Dance faculty member Paul Matteson, this two credit course (D205) is an opportunity to be collaboratively involved in the creation of a new dance performed November 10-12 as part of the Mount Holyoke Faculty Dance Concert.  Cast members will learn and help generate inventive movement and intertwining partnering material.  And there might be some singing as well....

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Advanced Placement Auditions

Sep. 9, 2016 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mount Holyoke College Studio Theater

Ballet Placement:  4:00 p.m.
Modern Placement:  5:00 p.m.

Students are required to take this placement class to register for Advanced Ballet and Advanced Modern classes.  Once students are accepted into the advanced level classes they do not need to repeat the audition.

Five College Faculty Dance Auditions

Sep. 10, 2016 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Totman Hall UMASS Campus

Information about this audition will be posted on the Five College Dance website August 31st.  This audition is for dance works by Five College Dance Faculty and Guest Artists for performance in the 2016-17 Academic year.

Crafting a Life in the Arts

Feb. 18, 2017 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pratt Hall followed by reception at Rooke Theatre

Join us for the seventh annual Crafting a Life in the Arts. This event brings together accomplished alumnae in the fields of Art Museum, Architecture, Studio Art, Art History, Creative Writing, Dance, Film, Music, and Theater to talk to students about their success in crafting a meaningful and fulfilling career in the arts. It will conclude with a networking reception and refreshments at the Rooke Theatre. Current students can register in LyonNet.

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