Tag: Webster University Department of Dance

Summer Dance Intensives: Faculty announced, registration still open

Summer Dance Intensives: Faculty announced, registration still open

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Dance will host its annual Summer Dance Intensive July 27-31 and premiere its Junior Summer Dance Intensive July 22-24. Both intensives will be held in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance on the main campus in Webster Groves, Missouri. The intensives will welcome middle school, high school and college students […]

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Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

Dance St. Louis Sponsors Compagnie Käfig Master Class

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dance St. Louis and the Webster University Department of Dance will co-present a master class taught by Compagnie Käfig’s Assistant Choreographer, Astrid de Toledo. The class will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center on Webster University’s […]

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4th Annual ‘Briefs’ LGBT Plays Festival Features Work of Webster Alumni, Faculty, Students

4th Annual ‘Briefs’ LGBT Plays Festival Features Work of Webster Alumni, Faculty, Students

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The work of Webster University alumni, students and professors will be on display at the 2015 Briefs: A Festival of Short LGBT Plays on March 27-29 at the Rialto Ballroom in Grand Center. Co-produced by That Uppity Theatre Company and Vital Voice Media, the festival is in its fourth year and has attracted national attention. […]

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French Poetry and Dance Discussion, ‘French Connections’ Preview March 27

French Poetry and Dance Discussion, ‘French Connections’ Preview March 27

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Experience French dance and poetry as Karlovsky & Company Dance offers a preview of their upcoming “French Connections” concert at COCA. Dawn Karlovsky, director of Karlovsky & Company Dance, will be joined by Lionel Cuille, the Jane and Bruce Robert Chair in French and Francophone Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences, for a […]

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Intro to Global Dance: ‘Cloud-breaking’ course takes dance online, into GCP

Intro to Global Dance: ‘Cloud-breaking’ course takes dance online, into GCP

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

How do you have a dance class online? Webster University students from across the globe are actively addressing that question in the Department of Dance’s flagship online course: Introduction to Global Dance. Adjunct faculty member Betsy Brandt, an interdisciplinary scholar and dancer, choreographer, teacher, dramaturge, and writer, created the eight-week course as the first online […]

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Webster Hosts Tymberly Canale, Linas Phillips for Spring Choreography Residency

Webster Hosts Tymberly Canale, Linas Phillips for Spring Choreography Residency

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University hosted New York-based choreographer and Webster alumna Tymberly Canale, and Los Angeles actor-writer-director Linas Phillips, for a weeklong residency Wednesday Feb. 11-18, with their piece to be performed in April by students in the Department of Dance of Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. Canale and Phillips delivered an audition and […]

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Summer Dance Intensives 2015: Registration now open

Summer Dance Intensives 2015: Registration now open

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Dance in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts at Webster University will present an exciting five-day program for intermediate and advanced high school aged students as well as its first annual three-day program for middle school students. Both programs will take place in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance […]

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Winter Dance Workshop: Feb. 15

Winter Dance Workshop: Feb. 15

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is now open for the Department of Dance’s annual Winter Dance Workshop, to be held Feb. 15, 2015, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance. Tuition for the workshop will be $75 and the registration deadline is Feb. 9, 2015. The workshop will invite high school students to participate […]

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Master Class: Dance Theatre of Harlem Nov. 8

Master Class: Dance Theatre of Harlem Nov. 8

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dance St. Louis and the Webster University Department of Dance will co-present a master class taught by Virginia Johnson, artistic director for Dance Theatre of Harlem. The class will be held from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance in the Loretto-Hilton Center. “We are thankful […]

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Department of Dance: BFA Concerts, Hip Hop Master Class

Department of Dance: BFA Concerts, Hip Hop Master Class

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts has had an eventful Fall season, with many different events, classes and performances including a hip hop master class and a choreographic concert. Additionally, another choreographic performance, Inchoation, is scheduled for November. Inchoation: BFA Dance Choreographic Concert Nov. 6-8 Webster University’s Leigh […]

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