90th Anniversary

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90th
 
Join us in celebrating 90 YEARS of Dance at UW-Madison!
April 26-30, 2017

This year marks the Dance Department’s 90th. Under the leadership of dance pioneer Margaret H'Doubler, UW-Madison became the first university to offer a degree program in dance in 1926. Join us as we celebrate this milestone!

HOTEL INFORMATION​

We have blocked rooms at Madison-area hotels for our alumni and guests. Go to our hotel information page to get more info.




5 ALUMNI CONCERTS - 20 ​MASTER CLASS SESSIONS - 5 PANELS

IATECH EXHIBIT - FILM SCREENING 

​FRIDAY FORUM LECTURE BY DANCE SCHOLAR JANICE ROSS 

 



Note that this is a tentative schedule, as as such will be updated as participant schedules are confirmed. Please check back periodically for the most up-to-date schedule.



The University of Wisconsin-Madison Dance Department
90th Anniversary Festival Schedule (Tentative)


Wednesday, April 26, 2017
8:50-9:40 a.m. Master Classes – Pilates, Ballet
11:00-12:40 a.m. Master Classes – Ballet, Modern
1:20-3:00 p.m. Master Classes – Composition, Interarts/Tech
3:30-5:10 p.m. PANEL: Dance & Technology
6:30-7:30 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Dance & Community, Alumni Concert I
7:30 p.m. RECEPTION: Honoring UW-Madison’s Dance Educators

Thursday, April 27, 2017
8:50-10:30 a.m. Master Classes – Ballet, LMA
11:00-12:15 p.m. Master Class - Performance as Research/History
1:20-2:10 p.m. Master Class - Ballet
1:20-3:00 p.m. PANEL: Dance as Healing, Dance Medicine
2:25-3:15 p.m. Master Class - Contemporary
3:30-5:10 p.m. Master Classes – Improv, Teaching Dance
8:00 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Dance As Art, Alumni Concert II

Friday, April 28, 2017
8:30-9:30 a.m. Master Classes – Yoga
9:30-10:45 a.m. PANEL: Dance as Education (Pre-K-12 & Studio Teaching)
11:00-12:40 p.m. PANEL: Margaret H’Doubler
12:45-1:15 p.m. Meet & Greet Brown Bag Lunch with Dance Faculty & Staff
1:30-3:00 p.m. Film Screening at the Chazen
3:30-4:30 p.m. FRIDAY FORUM: Janice Ross, "Recovering the Body: Margaret H'Doubler at UW-Madison
5:00 p.m. Opening Remarks, John Baldacchino, SOE Commons
5:15 p.m. Wine & Cheese Reception, SOE Commons
5:30 p.m. SOE Gallery Opening, IATech Exhibit
8:00 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Dance As Art, Alumni Concert III

Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00-10:00 a.m. Master Class - Somatics
10:15-11:30 a.m. PANEL: Dance as Education (Higher Ed)
11:45-1:00 p.m. Alumni Luncheon
1:00-2:20 p.m. Master Class – Contemporary
1:15-2:20 p.m. FORUM: A Discussion on Dance as Education in the 21st Century
2:30-3:50 p.m. Master Class, Workshop – Tai Chi Workshop, Gordondance Technique
4:00-5:00 p.m. Student Presentations: Senior Honors Projects
5:15-6:15 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Alumni Works Concert
8:00 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Dance As Art, Alumni Concert IV

Sunday, April 30, 2017
11:00-12:00 p.m. Dance/Movement Therapy and UW-Madison Dance
1:20-3:30 p.m. PANEL: Andrea Harris, Lyndsay Lewis, Lisa Thurrell, Chris Walker
2:30 p.m. PERFORMANCE: Dance as Art, Alumni Concert V
4:00-5:30 p.m. Closing Reception
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