Dance

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The Language of 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 the exploration of ballet, modern and contemporary 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 20, 2020

Senior Dance Production

Juilliard Journal

A class called Senior Production essentially teaches the fourth-year dancers to turn our artistic endeavors into marketable, financially sustainable products

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  • Monday, February 24, 2020

    Enduring Works by Brown, McKayle, and Taylor

    Juilliard Journal
    Alumni

    Each of these Spring Repertory pieces of repertory—by Trisha Brown, Paul Taylor, and Donald McKayle—challenges the dancers’ stamina, strength, collaboration, and heart

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  • Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    New Dances | Establishing Community

    Juilliard Journal

    Noah Wang on the four premieres that make up New Dances, and the bittersweet experience of taking part in this concert for the last time

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  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019

    ChoreoComp Takes Flight

    Juilliard Journal

    Before ChoreoComp, Kaine had set ideas, but once it started, “it’s like, ‘forget everything—we’re just gonna start from scratch.’ And that’s the best thing about this class”

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