Events

Dance Program Fall Open House

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
The Ark Dance Studio

We invite you to come meet the Dance Program faculty and students at this informal Open House. Get information about who we are and what we offer, Free snacks and...

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Ballet Repertory Auditions

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:40pm
Ark

Open auditions for the Dance Program's Ballet Repertory. (Dance 422) Tyler Walters, Instructor/Choreographer. The study of choreography and performance through participation in the mounting of a dance work from inception through rehearsal to...

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African Dance Repertory Auditions

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 7:45pm
Ark

Open auditions for the Dance Program's African Dance Repertory. (Dance 432) Ava LaVonne Vinesett, Instructor/Choreographer. The study of choreography and performance through participation in the mounting of a dance work from inception through rehearsal...

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Modern Repertory Auditions

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 6:15pm
Ark

Open auditions for the Dance Program's Modern Dance Repertory. (Dance 412) Former Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company member, Shayla-Vie Jenkins, will re-stage "Power/Full," the rigorous and thought-provoking choreography of MacArthur winner and...

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Dance Majors and Minors Orientation/Information Meeting

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:00am
The Ark

Food and refreshments served!
  Ava LaVonne Vinesett (DUS)...

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Artist Talk with Shayla-Vie Jenkins

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 12:45pm
None

Shayla-Vie will be in residence re-staging Bill T. Jones' Power/Full for the Modern Dance Repertory course from September 13th-22nd. She is also pleased to share her perspective about the life and work of a professional dancer in New York City. Shayla'...

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Master Class with Shayla-Vie Jenkins

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 4:40pm
Ark

Registration is required (see below).Shayla-Vie Jenkins is a New York City-based dance artist. From 2005-2015 she was a principal dancer with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company. During her tenure, the company received two ensemble NY Dance and...

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Open Rehearsal with Shayla-Vie Jenkins

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 6:15pm
Ark

Shayla-Vie Jenkins is a New York City-based dance artist. From 2005-2015 she was a principal dancer with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company. During her tenure, the company received two ensemble NY Dance and Performance Awards/The Bessies....

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November Dances 2016: Choreographic Opportunity First Showing

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 8:15pm
The Ark

The Dance Program presents a mainstage production each semester to serve as both a choreography and performance opportunity for students enrolled in dance courses. Students...

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Master Class in Douglas Dunn technique for modern dancers

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 1:25pm
Ark

Timothy Ward, from the company Douglas Dunn + Dancers, will offer a master class in the Douglas Dunn technique.

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Trisha Brown Dance Company Intensive, 10/21-23

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
The Ark

Sign up link: https://dukedance.wufoo.com/forms/trisha-brown-dance-company-intensive/

Friday, October 21 — Sunday, October 23
The Ark, Duke East Campus,...

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Trisha Brown Dance Company - 'In Plain Site' (at Sarah P. Duke Gardens)

Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens

Trisha Brown has serious avant-garde and postmodern dance bona fides: she was a founding member of the experimental Judson Dance Theater before striking off on her own in the late 1960s to become a pioneering choreographer. Her work with Trisha Brown...

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Trisha Brown Dance Company - 'In Plain Site' (at Nasher Museum of Art)

Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 6:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art

Trisha Brown has serious avant-garde and postmodern dance bona fides: she was a founding member of the experimental Judson Dance Theater before striking off on her own in the late 1960s to become a pioneering choreographer. Her work with Trisha Brown...

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Trisha Brown Dance Company - 'In Plain Site' (at Nasher Museum of Art)

Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 8:30pm
Nasher Museum of Art

Trisha Brown has serious avant-garde and postmodern dance bona fides: she was a founding member of the experimental Judson Dance Theater before striking off on her own in the late 1960s to become a pioneering choreographer. Her work with Trisha Brown...

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Trisha Brown Dance Company - 'In Plain Site' (at Sarah P. Duke Gardens)

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 2:30pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens

Trisha Brown has serious avant-garde and postmodern dance bona fides: she was a founding member of the experimental Judson Dance Theater before striking off on her own in the late 1960s to become a pioneering choreographer. Her work with Trisha Brown...

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Trisha Brown Dance Company - 'In Plain Site' (at Sarah P. Duke Gardens)

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Sarah P. Duke Gardens

Trisha Brown has serious avant-garde and postmodern dance bona fides: she was a founding member of the experimental Judson Dance Theater before striking off on her own in the late 1960s to become a pioneering choreographer. Her work with Trisha Brown...

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Novermber Dances 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 7:30pm

Dance performance featuring new works by Duke faculty and advanced choreography students. 7:30pm, Reynolds Industries Theater. 

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Novermber Dances 2016

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 7:30pm

Dance performance featuring new works by Duke faculty and advanced choreography students. 7:30pm, Reynolds Industries Theater. 

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