UI Dance Virtual Studio

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graduate student Katie Phelan dancing on campus

Dance at the University of Iowa

The University of Iowa Department of Dance will continue using our virtual dance platform as a way to present program information for our concerts during the 2021-22 season.

dance gala 2021

Upcoming Events

How, Now, to Care?
November 7 at 7:00 p.m. // Visual Arts Building Atrium
In collaboration with the International Writing Program

Collaborative Performance
December 10 at 7:30 p.m. // Visual Arts Building Atrium

UI Dance Company Home Concert
February 23-26 at 8:00 p.m. // Space Place Theater

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Dancer in red peaking between the curtains

Dance Gala Celebrates 40 Years of Student Experiences

The University of Iowa Department of Dance celebrates 40 years of Dance Gala this season, with more than 40 students performing on the Strauss Recital Hall stage.
Two dancers performing on the floor

UI students to present dances of multiple styles at Dance End of Semester Event

This weekend, undergraduate and graduate students will present a series of works in a virtual End of Semester Event hosted by the Department of Dance.
Dancers in cropped photo tiles

UI Dance Company to showcase diverse range of works in virtual performance

The dance company’s home performance will virtually premiere Saturday at 8 p.m. The performance will showcase five works, with styles of Brazilian frevo, house dance and hip-hop, contemporary postmodern, and more.