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In the spirit of “So, You Think You Can Dance,” “America’s Got Talent,” and other popular reality shows, the Joan Phelps Palladino School of Dance at Dean College presents Choreographers’ Concert for Dance Momentum weekend beginning on Friday, February 21, 2014, featuring Dean College dance students and renowned guest choreographer judges. Additionally, Dean College will host Master Classes open to the public on February 22, 2014.
“Dancers and dance lovers in the community should mark Feb. 21st and 22nd in their calendars as an important and inspiring weekend of dance,” said Julianne Pedersen O’Brien, Dean of the School of Dance. Dancers will get the chance to take classes in Contemporary, Afro-Modern, Hip Hop, and Modern Repertory from renowned performer/choreographers, as well as participate in a talk back session with the artists.”
The Choreographers’ Concert on Friday, February 21st will take place at 8:00 p.m. in the Guidrey Center, featuring Dean College dance students and renowned guest choreographer judges. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students/seniors/children. The College will host master classes on February 22, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The fee is $70, which includes lunch and your choice of attending one to all four classes.
The two-day dance event features David Parker teaching a modern technique class with elements of choreographic investigation, Nyama McCarthy Brown teaching Afro-Modern, Marc Kimelman teaching Hip Hop, and Martin Lofsnes teaching traditional modern technique.
David Parker is the artistic director of The Bang Group, commissioned by The American Dance Festival, The Yard, and Dance Theater Workshop.
Dr. Nyama McCarthy-Brown holds a PhD in Dance Education and Cultural Studies from Temple University. She is a visiting professor at Bowdoin College. Additionally, she has performed with Ballethnic Dance Company.
Marc Kimelman has worked with the New York City Ballet, Katy Perry, Phish, Neil Young, and Chaka Kahn. His Broadway credits include: Jesus Christ Superstar, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Broadway Bares, and Play It Cool.
Martin Lofsnes is a principle dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company, a dancer with Maurice Bejart and Matthew Bourne, and faculty with the Ailey School and Martha Graham School. Additionally, he is the artistic director of 360º Dance Company.
Pedersen O’Brien added, “it is an affordable and exciting day of dancing and learning about dance, and it is an honor to bring these guest to the regional community! It is a dance weekend not to be missed.”
To purchase tickets to the Choreographer’s Concert visit the calendar of events page at www.dean.edu. To register for a Master Class, visit www.dean.edu/worldofdance or contact Tracy Lane at (508) 541-1606 or via email at email@example.com.
Dean College to Host Graduating Students Award Ceremony, May 5, 2017
The Graduating Student Award Ceremony will start at 5:30pm
on Friday, May 5th in the Guidrey Center. Immediately following,
there will be a reception in the Atrium for all award winner and their guests.
Reception concludes by 7:30pm.
The residence halls will close at 6:30pm on Thursday, May 4th for NON GRADUATING STUDENTS.
The residence halls will close at 3:00 pm on Saturday, May 6th for GRADUATING STUDENTS.
Dean College May 2017 Residence Hall Closing Information
The residence halls will close at 6:30pm on Thursday, May
4th for NON-GRADUATING STUDENTS.
Students must check out of their residence hall room three
hours after their last final.
The residence halls will close at 3pm on Saturday, May 6th
for GRADUATING STUDENTS.
Prior to leaving students must do the following:
all trash is taken out of the room
belongings are removed from the room
off the light, and lock the door
in their key to the residence director, community advisor or designated key
Students should sign up with their Resident Director or
Community Advisor to check out of their room, and return their room key.
Mail keys should be returned directly to the mail room.
Residents who live further than 500 miles away, and need to
stay late due to travel arrangements must go to Chapman House by to finalize
arrangements. Charges will apply.
The College does not store belongings. Should students need
storage AppleBox Storage is a local company that the College has worked with.
You may contact them at AppleBoxCollege.com. The company delivers boxes to the
student, the student packs, and the company picks them up! The company will
then deliver the items back to you in the fall.
Any questions please contact the Office of Residence Life at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-541-1838.
Students are also encouraged to stop by Chapman House or
speak with their RD if they have any questions.
Performances of Dance Company: Waves begin Thursday, April 27th through Saturday, April 29th. Visit www.dean.edu/boxoffice for more information and to purchase tickets.
Dean College Presents Dance Company: Waves, April 27-29, 2017
Award winning faculty and guest choreographers showcase the
impressive talent of our dance majors through new and restaged dance works
ranging in style from hip hop to jazz dance, tap, modern dance and ballet.
Performances of Dance Company: Waves begin Thursday, April
27th through Saturday, April 29th. Visit www.dean.edu/boxoffice for more
information and to purchase tickets.
Dean College Presents Dance Company: Waves, April 20-22 & 27-29, 2017
Performances of Dance Company: Waves begin Thursday, April
20th through Saturday, April 22nd and again on Thursday,
April 27th through Saturday, April 29th.
for more information and to purchase tickets.
Dean College will host Accepted Students Day on
Saturday, April 22, 2017.
Students admitted for the fall of 2017 are highly encouraged
to attend Accepted Students Day, a special program designed to offer you all
the information you need to decide if Dean is right for you. Even if you
previously visited on a Discover Dean Day or attended another campus event,
this day offers unique insights for admitted students! The program begins at
9:00 a.m. and concludes in the afternoon.
What Happens on Accepted Students Day?
You and your family are welcome to attend. Dean provides
both student and parent sessions that offer a first-hand account of student
life at Dean and numerous opportunities for interactions with faculty and
staff. Representatives from various campus offices will be available to answer
The program includes:
Student activities fair
Campus and residence hall tours
One-on-one meetings with financial aid counselors
Overview of Academic Support Services and the Honors,
Internship and Study Abroad Programs
Academic and advising sessions
Hands-on assistance with paying your enrollment deposit,
setting up your email account, submitting the required health forms, and
completing the online Housing and Dining Request form.
Visit the Dean College Accepted Students Day webpage for
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