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"In the years ahead, we will seize the opportunity to build further on our base of educational excellence, encouraging an ever-wider range of creative collaboration that breaks new artistic ground and also brings the uniquely valuable qualities of the arts to bear on the world around us.  I am inspired to join with you in this magnificent ongoing project that is Juilliard."

— Damian Woetzel, President, The Juilliard School

Founded in 1905, The Juilliard School is a world leader in performing arts education. The school’s mission is to provide the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citizens. Located at Lincoln Center in New York City, Juilliard offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in dance, drama (acting and playwriting), and music (classical, jazz, historical performance, and vocal arts). Currently more than 800 artists from 44 states and 42 countries and regions are enrolled at Juilliard, where they appear in over 700 annual performances in the school’s five theaters; at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully and David Geffen halls and at Carnegie Hall; as well as other venues around New York City, the country, and the world. Beyond its New York campus, Juilliard is defining new directions in global performing arts education for a range of learners and enthusiasts through The Tianjin Juilliard School and K-12 educational curricula.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Juilliard Dance Off-Campus | A Slice of Juilliard

Juilliard Journal

The dance world's past, present, and future came together as Juilliard students met with Mikhail Baryshnikov and choreographed and performed in a Merce Cunningham centennial program

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  • Tuesday, April 2, 2019

    Alums Take Part in Cunningham Celebration

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    To celebrate choreographer Merce Cunningham’s centennial, many Juilliard alums are involved in a three-city celebratory performances

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  • Friday, March 22, 2019

    Alumni Q&A With Eric Nowlin

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  • Thursday, March 21, 2019

    Life After Juilliard

    Juilliard Journal
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    These postcards from Juilliard alums reveal that they're living life to the fullest and practicing their craft in traditional and untraditional ways

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