A World of Dance

Striving to train world-class dancers who meet the growing needs of the entertainment capital of the world.

Welcome

Located in the heart of Las Vegas, the department of dance strives to train world-class dancers who meet the growing needs of the entertainment capital of the world. The scope of the training exceeds the Las Vegas commercial dance form. The international exchanges, world-renowned guest artists, and high-caliber artistic training give UNLV’s students a global understanding of the art of dance. As a cultural center, the department of dance brings the residents of Las Vegas the highest caliber of artistic concert dance. UNLV is "A World of Dance!"

Upcoming Events

What's Happening

woman dancing on stage
Feb. 13, 2018

This Department of Dance and School of Music collaboration promises an exciting program of new music and choreography.

a flutist and pianist
Feb. 6, 2018

The festival's featured ensemble is the New York-based House of Time.

woman in gold dress
Dec. 7, 2017

Museum director Alisha Kerlin is building a network of collaborators from disparate disciplines and inventing new ways to entice the community to campus.

Ghost of Christmas Present and Ebenezer Scrooge
Nov. 21, 2017

This magical journey reminds Scrooge — and every one of us — of the transformative power of love, friendship, and generosity.

two dancers
Nov. 2, 2017

Dance professor Victoria Dale also will present a work that will represent UNLV at the International Association of Blacks in Dance International Conference.

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UNLV Opportunities

Interview: Dance maor Zack Frongillo