The Meredith College dance program enhances students’ educational experiences in forming, performing and producing dance through the following avenues:
DanceWorks, the dance program’s spring concert, is open to all Meredith students. Student choreographers hold auditions, rehearse twice weekly and meet with a faculty advisor on a regular basis. Faculty and guest artists create work in repertory classes that are open to all Meredith students.
Meredith Dance Theatre is a modern-based student company that performs faculty, guest artist, and student work in a main-stage concert each fall, at campus and community events, and at the American College Dance Festival each spring. Recent guest artists include Teena Marie Custer, Lindsey Kelley, Kristin Sudeikis, and Talani Torres. Auditions are held each fall and spring.
Meredith Jazz and Tap Company, formed in spring 2006, is a student-directed company that performs faculty, guest artist, and student work in a main-stage concert each fall. Involvement is by audition.