Department of Music, Theater and Dance
Balancing traditional values and formal disciplines with a flexible curriculum that explores this ever-evolving art, the dance arts department trains young, talented artists who seek careers in professional dance-related fields.
A highly qualified faculty guide students through a wide range of forms – from classical ballet to contemporary techniques – reinforcing these studies through performance opportunities and workshops that ensure that students have the knowledge and experience to compete in the professional environment.
All college courses and rehearsals are conducted in our modern, clerestory-lit, air-conditioned dance studios that feature "sprung" floors specifically designed to meet the needs of dance students.
Jubilation Dance Ensemble
Instructor: Michelle Grant-Murray
Course: DAA 2681
Jubilation Dance Ensemble is a diverse dance company that performs various genres of dance. The mission of JDE is to preserve, enhance and inspire emerging dance artists. JDE performs at MDC and participates in master classes, dance festivals, conferences and various academic events throughout the community. Students must be dance major or minors. Audition is required.
For information on JDE, please contact:
- Michelle Grant-Murray, 305-237-2426