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

two dancers
Oct. 3, 2018

This biennial concert celebrates the longstanding partnership between two great institutions of dance — UNLV Dance and Korea National Sport University.

dancers outdoors at night
Oct. 1, 2018

Join us for a celebratory evening honoring the Las Vegas arts community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture.

three pairs of dancers in various poses
Jul. 17, 2018

The season features an exciting biennial international collaboration with Korea National Sport University.

dancers perform
Apr. 12, 2018

The season ends with this collection of works choreographed by the bachelor of fine arts majors in dance performance and choreography.

illustration of a crown
Apr. 6, 2018

This interdisciplinary musical includes the School of Music and department of dance and is dedicated to the memory of NCT founder Robert Brewer.

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UNLV Opportunities

Interview: Dance maor Zack Frongillo