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

four ballet dancers on stage
Jan. 22, 2019

Legendary Bolshoi principal dancer Elena Radchenko directs in this production of the Marius Petipa classic.

Dancers perform on stage
Jan. 17, 2019

College Magazine ranks UNLV Dance eighth in the top 10 of nationwide, four-year dance programs.

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.

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UNLV Opportunities

Interview: Dance maor Zack Frongillo