Dance

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Our Language Is Movement

Dance, as an art form, reaches across centuries and cultures. At Juilliard, you will be encouraged to become a versatile and nuanced performer through equal emphasis on both modern and ballet techniques.

You will learn the history and works from the past that continue to inform today’s dance makers, and you will be challenged to create with celebrated choreographers. Through its classes, performances, and compositional opportunities, Juilliard fosters and empowers the next generation of exceptional artists and creative voices in the dance world.

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Dance News

Monday, April 9, 2018

Alicia Graf Mack To Head Juilliard Dance

Juilliard Journal

Educator and former Ailey and Dance Theatre of Harlem dancer Alicia Graf Mack will become the fifth director of Juilliard's dance program

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  • Friday, February 23, 2018

    Spring Dances: Fearless, Demanding, and Magical

    Juilliard Journal

    Juilliard’s Spring Dances program—featuring repertory classics by Merce Cunningham, Crystal Pite, and Twyla Tharp—goes onstage in March

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  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    New Dances: A Tangible Legacy

    Juilliard Journal

    Larry Rhodes, named artistic director of Juilliard Dance in 2002, created New Dances, which let students perform more and cultivated young choreographers

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  • Friday, October 20, 2017

    Dreaming Up ChoreoComp

    Juilliard Journal

    Look in on the collaborative process between some of the choreographers and composers represented in this year's ChoreoComp

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