Tag: Department of Dance

Webster Dance Presents Spring Creations Concert May 1

Webster Dance Presents Spring Creations Concert May 1

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance will present its Spring Creations concert, “An Informal Showing and Sharing of Student Choreographed Works,” on Friday, May 1, at 8 p.m. The Creations Concert is entirely produced, choreographed, and performed by Department of Dance students. The performance will be held in the large studio of Jean and Wells Hobler […]

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Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

Hubler Returns for Webster University Dance Ensemble April 17-19

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Department of Dance presents the 2015 Webster University Dance Ensemble (WUDE) April 17-19, under the artistic direction of Beckah Reed. This year’s diverse annual concert includes six choreographers who have created original works in ballet, contemporary and aerial dance, with live music and video. This diverse […]

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Webster Dance Performs at Central Region ACDA Conference

Webster Dance Performs at Central Region ACDA Conference

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University students in the Department of Dance performed at the Central Region American College Dance Association (ACDA) Conference March 21-24 at Southeast Missouri State University. The conference was attended by 19 other colleges and universities from across the region and included daily dance technique classes taught by collegiate faculty as well as special guest […]

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Department of Dance: Fall Creations Concert Dec. 12

Department of Dance: Fall Creations Concert Dec. 12

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance will present the Fall Creations Concert on Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance, on the fourth floor of the Loretto-Hilton Center. The performances will feature student-created works. “The Creations Concert is unique to Webster University and allows students to share their innovative […]

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Department of Dance Prepares for Spring Concert with Choreography Residency

Department of Dance Prepares for Spring Concert with Choreography Residency

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts hosted San Francisco-based RAWdance company for a week long choreography residency, which included an audition and master class. The residency was held Nov. 10-17. The audition and master class given by RAWdance co-founders, Wendy Rein and Ryan Smith, were held in preparation […]

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Dance Residency Program for High School Students On Campus April 18

Dance Residency Program for High School Students On Campus April 18

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Friday, April 18, students from University City High School in St. Louis will spend the day on the Webster University home campus experiencing the life of a dance major. This is the culminating event of a Dance Residency sponsored by the Fox Performing Arts Charitable Trust and many generous donors. The program, which has […]

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Acclaimed Dancers McKerrow, Gardner in Residence Jan. 17-27 to Set ‘Continuo’

Acclaimed Dancers McKerrow, Gardner in Residence Jan. 17-27 to Set ‘Continuo’

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance kicks-off the Spring semester in 2014 with acclaimed dancers Amanda McKerrow and John Gardner in residence Jan. 17-27, to set Antony Tudor’s Continuo for the Webster University Dance Ensemble. The event, sponsored by the Antony Tudor Trust and Sally Bliss, gives dance majors the opportunity to learn and perform a […]

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Webster University Dance Ensemble  April 12-14

Webster University Dance Ensemble April 12-14

| April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Webster University Dance Ensemble, under the artistic direction of Beckah Reed, presents a concert Friday and Saturday, April 12 and 13, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, April 14, at 2 p.m., on the Browning Mainstage of the Loretto-Hilton Center. Through seven works, the concert explores relationships and struggles as well as musicality and technology. […]

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BFA Dance Concert II: ‘Something About Women’ Nov. 1-3

BFA Dance Concert II: ‘Something About Women’ Nov. 1-3

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance presents the Bachelor of Fine Arts concert, “Something About Women,” Nov. 1 – 3, on Stage III in Webster Hall. Thursday and Friday performances take place at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday’s at 2 p.m. Admission is free, however donations will be accepted. Senior dance majors Carly Niehaus, Lorraine ‘Rain’ Stippec, […]

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BFA Dance Concert ‘Thoughts’ Oct. 4 – 6

BFA Dance Concert ‘Thoughts’ Oct. 4 – 6

| September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Department of Dance presents Thoughts, a bachelor of Fine Arts dance concert on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 4 and 5, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 6, at 2 p.m., in Stage II, Webster Hall, lower level. Tickets are free, but donations are gratefully accepted. Doors […]

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