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We provide a comprehensive undergraduate dance education that fosters an environment committed to dance as an autonomous and major art form and realizes the many significant roles dance plays in world cultures. The department nurtures critical and creative thinking through a physical, academic and artistic support structure that promotes student and faculty excellence. Read More »

News & Events

  1. Congratulations to the CVPA Class of 2016 »

    5/12/2016

    The College of visual and Performing Arts is pleased to present its 2016 spring graduates.

  2. Student Engagement Forum to host Student Choreography Showcase »

    4/20/2016

    Dance students present the annual Student Choreography Showcase as part of the Student Engagement Forum Monday and Tuesday, April 25 and 26. The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (OURS) is the host of this campus wide week of events.

  3. Dance to perform at the Kennedy Center »

    4/7/2016

    Fifteen majors in Radford University’s Department of Dance descended on West Virginia University and landed themselves the opportunity to perform at the Kennedy Center in D.C.

  4. “Anything Goes” brings shipboard fun to Radford University »

    3/16/2016

    An adventurous cast and crew cruises into spring in Radford University’s upcoming musical comedy, “Anything Goes.” A longtime favorite of theatregoers, it carries its audience from the stage boards to the shipboards beginning March 29 in the Pridemore Playhouse.

  5. The Virginia Legislature meets the CVPA »

    2/18/2016

    Face-to-face Radford University College of Visual and Performing Arts students told members of the Virginia Legislature about the positive impact the university has made in their lives.

  6. The Department of Theatre announces casts for spring 2016 productions »

    1/21/2016

    Two productions were recently cast for this semester. They are “Dog Sees God” and “Anything Goes” with music and lyrics by Cole Porter.

  7. Fall highlights »

    10/28/2015

    Here is just a sampling of what we do at the College of Visual and Performing Arts during the semester.

  8. Contemporary Gond tribal art from Central India comes to Radford »

    8/21/2015

    Bright colorful depictions of tribal mythology are the subject of a Radford University Art Museum exhibition of modern-day Pardhan Gond art from central India, curated by John H. Bowles.

  9. Faculty Promotions and Service Awards »

    6/19/2015

    Two faculty members received promotions and several others were honored for their years of service to Radford University. One staff member was given a service award as well.

From University Relations

  1. Dance shines with RUBY success  »

    1/27/2016

    Dance instructors Aleksey Plekhanov and Inessa Plekhanova and Radford University Ballet Youth student Lindy Mesmer took home prizes at the 2016 Youth America Grand Prix regional in Philadelphia.

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