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Program of Dance and Movement

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The Dance and Movement Program at the University of Rochester is committed to offering experiential and theoretical study of dance and movement practices that honor and inform the whole person. Through diverse dance techniques and contemplative practices from all over the world, this unique program explores dance and movement as art, spiritual practice, community-building, as well as personal and interpersonal development.

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River Campus Academic

Upcoming Events

Meredith Monk’s Cellular Songs: Concert Version

The performance is part of the inaugural Institute for the Performing Arts Visiting Artist Residency, "Dancing Voice/Singing Body: a residency with Meredith...

Monday, October 21 7:30pm
Master Class: Meredith Monk

The master class is part of the inaugural Institute for the Performing Arts Visiting Artist Residency, Meredith Monk/Singing Body, Dancing Voice. Cosponsored...

Tuesday, October 22 11:05am
Glen Watkins Lecture: Meredith Monk

Composer, singer and creator of new opera and new music-theater works, Meredith Monk speaks about her process and artistic trajectory over the last six...

Wednesday, October 23 12:30pm
Joint Humanities Advising Event

Interested in studying the humanities, but not sure where to start? Join representatives from various departments for a pre-registration advising event...

Tuesday, October 29 3:30pm
Symposium: Humpback Whales and Their Extraordinary Mystery of Song

The symposium was created by the Arts in Mind Project at the School of Medicine and Dentistry in collaboration with the Institute for the Performing Arts,...

Sunday, November 3 12:00pm

Recent Events

LIfe, Lunch and the Performing Arts

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Open Contra Dance

Friday, October 4, 2019

Hip Hop Workshop

Friday, September 20, 2019

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