Belhaven University Home
Site Map |
Search
FUTURE STUDENTS

Dance Department News

Belhaven Named College of Distinction

Desribe Image HereBelhaven University was honored for the fifth consecutive year as a College of Distinction. The 2014-2015 College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor  ... | Read More

Belhaven Hosts USA International Ballet Competition

Belhaven University will again host the USA International Ballet Competition (IBC) as its International Village from June 14-29. Belhaven is a significant partner to the USA IBC and has the opportunity to host ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven University Honors Convocation

The Belhaven University Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 15, 2014 at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Belhaven Dance Ensemble To Debut Spring Concert

The Belhaven Dance Ensemble will present A Time For Ballet and A Collection of Contemporary Dance as two separate concerts for the spring of 2014. These performances in the Bitsy Irby ... | Read More

Advance Registration for May and Summer Classes

A new academic term is quickly approaching and that means advance registration for May and summer classes will open on the week of March 24-28. Get an early start on planning your next term ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven University Career Fair

The 2014 Belhaven Career Fair is this Thursday, February 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Student Center. This career fair draws top employers in the Jackson area and statewide ... | Read More

Belhaven Named One of 33 Schools in the Nation Accredited in Four Arts

Belhaven University is one of only 33 institutions in the nation accredited in all four areas of the arts - visual art, music, theater, and dance. ... | Read More

Curtains - A Musical Debuts at Belhaven University

Curtains - A Musical will debut at Belhaven’s Blackbox Theatre on February 13-22. Based on the book by Rupert Holmes and set in 1959, this musical is a backstage murder mystery ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven Career Boot Camp

Career Services is hosting its annual Belhaven Career Boot Camp for our traditional students on February 13 in the Student Center. This year’s boot camp will host ... | Read More

Dance Ministry Ensemble Concert 2014

The Belhaven Dance Department will present an evening of worship through dance from the Dance Ministry Ensemble on February 13-15. This annual concert at the Bitsy Irby Visual Arts and Dance Center Studio Theatre ... | Read More

Belhaven Awarded America’s 100 Best College Buys Title

Belhaven University is one of only a 100 universities in the country that received the distinction of America’s 100 Best College Buys. This is the eleventh consecutive year Belhaven was recognized for its ... | Read More

DOXA Fall Dance Concert 2013

Students from the Belhaven University Dance Department will present original choreographed performances at the DOXA Fall Dance Concert on November 21 and 22. DOXA, which means “praise” in Greek ... | Read More

Arts Discover Day 2013

Arts Discover Day on November 15 is for potential students who want an introduction into Belhaven University's thriving School of the Arts. Sign up to get a full access pass and to learn more about the arts at Belhaven: ... | Read More

Fall Dance Concert 2013

The Fall Dance Concert has earned the reputation of being one of the most highly anticipated performances from the Belhaven Dance Department. This year will showcase the choreography of dance faculty and guest artists ... | Read More

Belhaven Ranked A Top Regional University in the South

U.S. News & World Report ranked Belhaven University a top regional university in the South on the 2014 Best Colleges list. Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University, said, “We are ... | Read More

Belhaven Concert Showcases Local Dance Companies and Schools

The Belhaven Dance Department is proud to present the Community Dance Concert on September 28, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Arts Ablaze 2013-2014

The arts are thriving at Belhaven University and every year our students and faculty showcase their talents in plays, dances, music, poetry, gallery exhibits and more. ... | Read More

Belhaven University Named a College of Distinction

For a fourth year, Belhaven University was honored as a College of Distinction for the 2013-2014 school year. The College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor ... | Read More

Cynthia Newland Honored for Exemplary Arts Service

Cynthia Newland, Associate Professor of Dance and Chair of the Dance Department, has been selected for the 2013 School of Excellence Award from the Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education ... | Read More

Summer Children's Dance Classes

The Belhaven University Dance Department will host Summer Children’s Dance Classes on June 3-7 and June 10-14 for girls and boys ages 4-12. The summer dance camp will be located ... | Read More

Belhaven Honors Convocation 2013

Belhaven University's Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 9, 2013 at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Quest of the Designer Debuts at Belhaven

The Belhaven University Dance Department will present its spring dance production, Quest of the Designer. Similar to Cirque Du Soleil, this family-friendly performance ... | Read More

Seniors Showcase Final Dance Projects

After four years of study, students in the Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance program will present their final projects at the Senior Dance Concert on February 27-28 and March 1-2 ... | Read More

Belhaven Will Host Regional Dance Conference

The Belhaven University Dance Department has partnered with the American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA) in celebrating their 40th anniversary and will host the Southern Regional ... | Read More

2013 Dance Ministry Ensemble

The Belhaven Dance Ministry Ensemble will perform at the Bitsy-Irby Visual Arts and Dance Center theater on February 14 -16. The Dance Ministry Ensemble is a select group of students ... | Read More

DOXA Fall Dance Concert 2012

Students from the Belhaven Dance Department will present original dance performances during the DOXA Fall Dance Concert on November 28 and 29. DOXA, which means “praise” in Greek, is a student led ... | Read More

2012 Fall Dance Concert

The Fall Dance Concert has earned the reputation of being one of the most highly anticipated dance performances at Belhaven University and this year will showcase the choreography of dance faculty and guest artists from the Belhaven University Dance Ensemble. ... | Read More

Arts Discover Day 2012

Arts Discover Day is October 26 and will give future students a sneak peek into Belhaven University's thriving School of the Arts. Learn more about the arts and get a full access pass ... | Read More

Senior Dance Students Present Final Projects

After four years of study, students from Belhaven’s Dance Department will present their final projects at the Senior Dance Concert on October 25-26. ... | Read More

Arts Ablaze 2012-2013

This year will be another exciting year in the arts at Belhaven University and the Arts Ablaze Calendar has a complete listing of the many art events and show you where and when they are happening. ... | Read More

Dancers Perform in Community Dance Concert

Saturday, September 15, the Belhaven University Dance Department is hosting the Community Dance Concert. This dance performance at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall will feature a unique pairing of Belhaven faculty and dance alumni with local dance artists. ... | Read More

Dance, Music and President Visit South Korea

Over the summer a group of Belhaven University students, staff and faculty traveled into the country of South Korea. Each trip had a separate mission, but together had the same goal ... | Read More

Belhaven Records Highest Enrollment in Its History

Belhaven University’s fall enrollment shattered all previous records with a total of 3,725 students across all seven campuses. This is an increase of 433 students over last year, and a one-year jump over 13%. ... | Read More

Belhaven To Host Southern Regional Dance Festival

The Belhaven University Dance Department is honored to partner with the American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA) in celebrating their 40th anniversary and will host the Southern Regional Festival in Jackson, Miss. on March 13-16, 2013. ... | Read More

Save the Dates for Belhaven Dance

This year, a series of special performances from Belhaven University’s Dance Department will showcase the talents of its dance students and faculty. ... | Read More

Belhaven Welcomes New Professors

We are pleased to introduce 12 new faculty members to Belhaven University’s growing family. These professors are coming from a variety of backgrounds and have a wealth of knowledge and experience ... | Read More

Belhaven Theatre and Dance Students Travel to Germany for Mission Trip

The Belhaven Theatre Department took a team of students, eight theatre majors and two dance majors, to the Art Factory in Germany for a mission trip. Their trip led them to the city of Kandern. ... | Read More

Honors Convocation Award Winners

Belhaven University's Annual Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 10. ... | Read More

2012 Collaborative Arts Concert

The Collaborative Arts Concert on Saturday, February 4, 2012 is the only time when several departments from the Belhaven School of the Arts combine their efforts to collaboratively create works of art in paint, music and dance. ... | Read More

Contact Information:

Belhaven University, Dance Department
1500 Peachtree St.,
Box 314
Jackson, MS 39202

dance@belhaven.edu


Phone: 601-965-1400
Fax: 601-965-1424

The dance department is accredited by the
National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD).

Dance Accreditation