News and Events

Department of Dance News

  1. Spotlight on the School of Dance and Theatre trip to New York »

    7/27/2017

    What do you get when you cross New York City, 14 Radford University School of Dance and Theatre students, two faculty members, the Today Show and Disney Workshops? As dance and theatre majors discovered in May 2017, you get an incredible learning experience.

  2. Kudos and Congratulations for the week of June 25, 2017 »

    6/29/2017

    See what our alumni, faculty and students are doing the week of June 25, 2017.

  3. Dancers' perform at NASA Langley Research Center Centennial Tribute  »

    6/22/2017

    Radford University dance majors performed in a new work, “Remember the Future,” on May 18 as part of the NASA Langley Research Center Centennial Tribute show at the Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News, Virginia.

  4. June 2017 Alumni, Faculty and Student Happenings »

    6/22/2017

    See what CVPA alumni, faculty and students have accomplished in June 2017.

  5. Q&A: Matthew Robinson – Outstanding Senior in Dance »

    5/11/2017

    An interview with Matthew Robinson, Outstanding Senior in Dance

News from University Relations

  1. Professor, students celebrate NASA’s history »

    5/10/2017

    Interdisciplinary collaborations help the National Aeronautics and Space Administration celebrate its storied history and accomplishments in a performance on May 18 at the Christopher Newport University Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News.

  2. Students gain opportunity to learn from dance icon »

    3/1/2017

    The second of three collaborations between Radford University’s Department of Dance and the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech will bring American Modern Dance icon Twyla Tharp’s style to Radford on March 2.

  3. RUBY student invited to competition finals »

    2/21/2017

    Radford University Ballet Youth (RUBY) had a student invited to the Youth America Grand Prix finals, a large international ballet competition.

  4. Professor connects history to dance »

    11/1/2016

    Assistant professor Amy VanKirk encourages difficult discussions through dance. VanKirk challenges her students – including freshmen – to tackle complex and challenging subjects.

  5. 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.