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  • B.F.A. in Performance & Choreography

    Providing a foundation on which to build a career as a performer, choreographer or teacher, our core curriculum in dance emphasizes developing performance skills through the study of technique, and fostering creative abilities through the study of choreography.

    B.F.A. in Performance & Choreography
  • B.A. in Dance

    The Bachelor of Arts curriculum offers a program of broad study in dance within a liberal arts degree framework. The BA degree develops the dance skills necessary to perform and a facility in the use of principles and procedures that reflect an intellectual grasp of the art.

    B.A. in Dance
  • Dance Minors

    A dance minor is designed for individuals majoring in other fields who wish, in the course of their college experience, to gain an understanding of the art of dance.

    Dance Minors
  • Honors Tutorial College B.F.A. in Dance

    An individualized course of study for exceptionally talented and motivated students. Working within the daily routine of studio classwork necessary for all dance majors in a professional training program, the tutorial plan aims to provide the outstanding and disciplined student with maximum freedom for independent academic and creative tutorial work.

    Honors Tutorial College B.F.A. in Dance

Providing a foundation on which to build a career as a performer, choreographer or teacher, our core curriculum in dance emphasizes developing performance skills through the study of technique, and fostering creative abilities through the study of choreography.

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    2019 Athens International Film + Video Festival is April 8-14!

    March 21, 2019

    This year’s festival presents 267 films, from 58 countries, selected from a pool of 2,300 submissions.

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    9th Global Arts and Music Festival

    March 7, 2019

    Celebrating Global Arts, Education and Diversity at Ohio University, APRIL 1-5, 2019. A week overflowing with dance, film, music, theatre, visual arts, and world languages!  

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    School of Dance presents the 2019 Winter Dance Concert

    February 18, 2019

    Celebrating 50 years of artistic inquiry and creative excellence, the School of Dance at Ohio University presents the annual Winter Dance Concert, February 22–23 in the Mem Aud.

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    In The News: Ohio Valley Center for Collaborative Arts

    January 31, 2019

    The Ohio Valley Center for Collaborative Arts [CoArts], devoted to community development through arts engagement and collaboration, was recently featured in the Daily Sentinel (Pomeroy, OH)

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