Dance

The dance program offers dance in a liberal arts setting and provides education in dance as a performing art and a field of intellectual endeavor. The program provides strong, versatile training in ballet, modern, jazz, tap, West African, and musical stage dance techniques as well as movement analysis/styles, aesthetics, history, teaching methodology, fieldwork, and dance production.

Related career titles

Actor/actress
Choreographer
College/university faculty*
Dance movement notator
Dancer
Dance reconstructor
Dance therapist
Musician
Private dance teacher
Singer

*additional training required for these occupations

Resources available in ACIC*

Career Opportunities in Theater and the Performing Arts
Careers for the Stage-struck and Other Dramatic Types
Careers in Recreation

Opportunities in Music Careers
Opportunities in Performing Arts Careers

*Books are available for checkout.

Related dance links

K-State Dance Program
http://www.k-state.edu/sctd/dance/index.html

American Dance Guild
http://www.americandanceguild.org

American Dance Therapy Association
http://www.adta.org

National Dance Association
http://www.aahperd.org/NDA/

National Dance Education Organization
http://www.ndeo.org

American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance
http://www.aahperd.org