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Department of Dance News

  1. Dec 19, 2014

    A look back at Fall 2014

    We are cleaning out our photo files for the semester and realized you may not have seen some of these images. Most are from CVPA classes, projects and performances.  

  2. Nov 13, 2014

    United We Dance

    Students in Radford University’s Department of Dance will perform “United We Dance” at Radford University’s Albig Studio Theater in Peters Hall on Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. The performance is open to the public and free of charge. 

  3. Nov 13, 2014

    Q&A with the actress who plays "Babe"

    Cindrich is a junior majoring in theater and minoring in dance. Not only is she playing the lead role of Babe in "Babe, the Sheep-Pig," but she has been continuously working on ticket sales and decorating the front of the house boards for the show. 

  4. Nov 6, 2014

    RU’s Nutcracker is a study in pure collaboration

    The “Nutcracker” has been an RU tradition since 1982. Since 2006, this year marks Associate Professor Inessa Plekhanova’s fifth year of original choreography and direction, bringing together dancers, musicians, actors, artists and the local community.

  5. Oct 9, 2014

    Just deserts: one dancer’s extraordinary college career

    Radford University student Kristen Jameson has had a very busy college career. She is the recent recipient of a dance scholarship and she has studied with the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow, as well as the American Ballet Theater in Washington, D.C.

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News from University Relations

  1. Sep 10, 2014

    Guest Artist Rachel Oliver to visit campus

    Freelance dancer, choreographer and movement instructor Rachel Oliver will visit the Department of Dance at Radford University on Sept. 16, to offer master classes in modern dance technique as a guest artist.

  2. Jun 3, 2014

    Margaret Devaney selected as RU College of Visual and Performing Arts dean

    Margaret Devaney has been named the new dean of RU's College of Visual and Performing Arts following a national search.

  3. Oct 2, 2013

    RU Ballet Youth program encourages young dancers to explore their art

    The art of dance is alive and well in the greater Radford University community thanks to the Department of Dance and the Radford University Ballet Youth program.

  4. Apr 23, 2013

    'Shadow Waltz' portrays coal miners' stories

    The story of coal mining in Appalachia and the devastation of black lung disease will come to life when the Radford University Department of Dance presents "The Shadow Waltz," a dance and theatre piece inspired by oral histories of miners.

  5. Apr 2, 2013

    April is all about the arts

    RU steps into spring with a full calendar of arts events. The departments of Art, Dance, Music and Theatre & Cinema will showcase the talents and creative projects of students and faculty. All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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