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Dance Performance and Choreography

A New Era in the Arts at Florida Southern College

The elegance of pliés, pirouettes, and ronds de jambe is coming to Florida Southern.

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Top Reasons

Learn to express ideas and emotions through dance.

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First-Class Facilities

Enjoy learning every day in a brand new state-of-the-art, 4,700-square-foot facility—The Wynee Warden Dance Studio—built specifically for the Dance program.

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Personalized Instruction

Our experienced, dedicated faculty, as well as world-class guest artists, will mentor you and help you develop the discipline, self-confidence, and drive for a successful career in dance.

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Study Abroad

Florida Southern students have traveled to New York, London, and Paris to get a firsthand look at what goes into creating a great performance.

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Performance Opportunities

Abundant opportunities for performance and real-world learning make Florida Southern College the ideal place to unleash your creative potential and hone your skills.

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Audition Requirement

Students may be accepted into the Dance Studies B.A. or Dance Performance and Choreography B.F.A. program only through an audition.

Auditions are offered several times throughout the school year. The audition process will consist of ballet and modern dance technique, as well as improvisational movement. Students should also prepare a short solo of 90 seconds or less. The solo may be student choreography or a part of work choreographed by someone else.

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Program Contact

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Erin LaSala, MFA

Dance Program Coordinator

Company in Residence

Through our close collaboration with Florida Dance Theatre, you will gain insight and experience while performing alongside working professionals on all aspects of dance production.

Florida Dance Theatre, a touring company comprised of dancers from all over the world, serves as the professional dance company in residence at Florida Southern. Through our close collaboration with Florida Dance Theatre, you will gain insight and experience while performing alongside working professionals on all aspects of dance production.

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Course Information

A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog
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