Dancers

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!"

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What's Happening

The Flashlight is seen from a distance with a UNLV sign in the foreground
May. 11, 2021

The concert features numerous styles of dance by 13 choreographers.

A drawing of a woman in a bathing suit
Apr. 20, 2021

This spring concert is choreographed by Bachelor of Fine Arts performance and choreography majors.

A man plays the saxophone while dancers gambol around him
Apr. 16, 2021

The event, scheduled for 11 a.m., celebrates the end of the semester, all we have accomplished during the pandemic, and our hopes for movement and dance for the future.

Jan. 12, 2021

This year, the university honors both 2020 and 2021 recipients - and the line-up of Las Vergas luminaries couldn't be brighter!

medical worker in full protective suit making "LV" sign with hands
Dec. 31, 2020

As the pandemic tightened its grip on Nevada, the nation, and the world, UNLV responded in ways big and small. Members of the media also turned to UNLV's faculty experts for answers.

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Interview: Dance maor Zack Frongillo

The Department of Dance is one of the departments in the College of Fine Arts.