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In To and Out Of: Choreography by Ann Sofie Clemmensen

UMBC Dance Faculty presents new work October 18 and 19, 2019

In To and Out Of: Choreography by Ann Sofie Clemmensen UMBC Dance Faculty and Baltimore Dance Project choreographer Ann Sofie Clemmensen shows new work at the Kennedy Center for the Performing...

Posted: October 11, 2019, 10:02 PM

Welcome New Faculty Fall 2018

New Assistant Professor and Full Year Visiting Artist

The UMBC Department of Dance is thrilled to announce new faculty members beginning Fall 2018. Ann Sofie Clemmenson, our new Assistant Professor, a native of Denmark, will teach Improvisation...

Posted: August 30, 2018, 3:08 PM

Kennedy Center, here we come! Spring 2018 News Update

Maia Schechter's "Now Elsewhere" going to the Kennedy Center

Spring 2018 has been eventful for UMBC dancers! In March, 15 students attended the American College Dance Association (ADCA) Mid-Atlantic North Festival. Students performed two senior pieces, Maia...

Posted: June 5, 2018, 3:01 PM

Passing of Elizabeth Walton LeBlanc

It is with much sadness that we inform you that Elizabeth Ann Walton LeBlanc, Associate Professor Emerita in the UMBC Department of Dance, passed away on November 17, 2017. Liz was a...

Posted: November 28, 2017, 11:38 AM

Welcome new faculty Lynne Price and Dr. Adanna Kai Jones

New Visiting Artist and Postdoctoral Fellow

Lynne Price joins the UMBC Dance Department as our full-time Artist-in-Residence for the Fall 2017 semester, teaching Advanced Technique, Repertory, Improvisation and Dance Workshop. Lynn is the...

Posted: October 4, 2017, 4:01 PM

Ryan Bailey's new dance company performs May 5, 2017

Stunning choreography by recent UMBC graduate

THIS IS MOMENTARY - Pacing Bodies Dance Company The Dance Department celebrates UMBC's 50th anniversary with a full performance debut of Pacing Bodies Dance Company, recent graduate Ryan...

Posted: May 3, 2017, 11:51 AM

Dance Faculty, Staff and Students On The Move

Kudos to Dance Faculty and Students in February and March

Dance faculty and students are making their marks in Baltimore and Metro DC! Coming up in March Brian Jones, Technical Director, talks about lighting for...

Posted: March 10, 2017, 9:54 AM

Welcome new faculty Robin Neveu Brown and Erica Rebollar

Outstanding dancers share their artistry with UMBC students.

It's an exciting semester for the UMBC Department of Dance! Robin Neveu Brown joins the UMBC Dance Department faculty as our full-time Artist-in-Residence for Fall 2016, teaching Advanced...

Posted: September 28, 2016, 4:35 PM

Erica Rebollar, Visiting Artist, to receive award

Congratulations to Erica Rebollar

Erica Rebollar, Visiting Artist for Fall 2015, has been selected by a panel of esteemed judges to receive the prestigious Pola Nirenska Award for "Outstanding Contribution to Dance."  She will...

Posted: September 11, 2015, 5:27 PM