Arts Discover Day: Dance

Do you have a passion to make an impact in this world using the gift of dance? Belhaven’s dance program provides rigorous technical training, abundant performance opportunities, individualized instruction, and focused career preparation. A committed team of experienced faculty teaches dance with a Christ-centered approach. The faculty invite prospective students to explore life at the Belhaven University Dance Department in our state-of-the-art facility during Arts Discover Day. Come meet instructors and students who will eagerly share their experiences of our unique program and studies in dance. Register below; please call the admission office at 800-960-5940 for more information.

Notes:

  • In order to register for auditions, you must review the audition requirements and contact the Administrative Assistant for the Arts, at 601-965-1400. Dance auditions will be held on Saturday, November 18.
  • Only prospective students who have submitted an application to the university are eligible to participate in class.

Tentative Schedule:

Friday, November 17
8:00 a.m. Registration (Center for the Arts)
8:30 a.m. Welcome (Center for the Arts - Concert Hall)
9:00 a.m. Ballet Tech I-IV (observe or participate) (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
10:30 a.m. Pointe (observe) (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
12:00 noon Lunch – Arts Showcase (Billy Kim International Center)
1:00 p.m. Modern Class I-IV (observe or participate) (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
2:00 p.m. Parents - Financial Planning Session (Irby 200)
2:30 p.m. Students and Parents - Dance Dept. Meeting (Bitsy Irby VADC in Studio 4)
5:45 p.m. Dinner (Student Center - Dining Commons)
Optional: Use the visitors guide provided for off campus places to eat.
7:00 p.m. Fall Dance Concert
Bitsy Irby - VADC Dance Studios
7:30 p.m. Don Quixote
Barber Auditorium

Symphony Orchestra Concert
Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Saturday, November 18 Dance Dept. Audition Schedule
8:00-
8:30am
Registration at Bitsy-Irby Visual Arts and Dance Center, 2nd floor
8:45am Welcome in Studio 4
9:00-
10:30am
Ballet
10:30-
11:00am
Pointe
11:00am-
12:00pm
Modern
12:00-
12:30pm
Improvisation
12:30-
1:00pm
Q & A with faculty in Studio 4 (all auditionees and their families are invited)
2:00 p.m. Don Quixote
Barber Auditorium
7:00 p.m. Fall Dance Concert
Bitsy Irby - VADC Dance Studios
7:30 p.m. Don Quixote
Barber Auditorium


Registration Information:

* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Street Address:
* City:
* State:
* Zip:
Cell Phone Number:
E-Mail:
High School:
Graduation Year:
*Number of Visitors (including myself):
I intend to: Major: B.A. Dance,
Major: B.F.A Dance
Minor in Dance
I plan to participate: Participate in ballet Friday.
Participate in modern Friday.

Because of limited seating you must reserve tickets in advance. Please let us know for which performance you would like tickets and on which night.

Friday, November 17, 2017
Fall Dance Concert, 7:00 pm, Dance Center Theatre
Don Quixote, 7:30 pm, Barber Auditorium

Saturday, November 18, 2017
Don Quixote, 2:00 pm, Barber Auditorium
Fall Dance Concert, 7:00 pm, Dance Center Theatre
Don Quixote, 7:30 pm, Barber Auditorium

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