Train. Innovate. Grow. We offer an education at the forefront of contemporary professional dance, while remaining committed to classical foundations.
Meet Jojo Boykins ’18, recently featured on the new ALLARTS channel by WNET, New York’s PBS channel. Read her Q&A here.
The Conservatory of Dance in the School of the Arts at Purchase College is one of only a handful of conservatories in the world where you can learn what it means to be a dance professional. The opportunity provided to individuals committed to the full realization of themselves as artists is second to none.
The Conservatory of Dance’s BFA program gives students a comprehensive entrée into the world of professional dance. Purchase alumni currently perform with many of the foremost international contemporary modern and ballet dance companies.
They also teach, direct, and choreograph major productions, dance on Broadway, have founded companies across the globe, and are nurturing the next generation as professors in higher education.
American Ballet Theatre announced that Janet Rollé ’84 will become CEO and Executive Director effective January 3, 2022.
She’s “The Epitome of Contemporary Cool.”
Manalo had once been a teen ensemble member at the Taylor School.
The $50k award acknowledges Guy’s creative promise.
Time: 7:00pmExperience an evening of new contemporary dance from Gibney Company. Recorded live during their debut at the Joyce Theatre in NYC this November, this groundbreaking program features three world premieres commissioned by Gibney Company from Tony Award-nominated choreographer and director Sonya Tayeh; Norwegian writer, director, and choreographer Alan Lucien Øyen; and Gibney Company Choreographic Associate and Purchase Conservatory of Dance alum Rena Butler.
Time: 8:00pmThe Conservatory of Dance Proudly presents the Purchase Dance Company’s Fall 2021 Concert series featuring the exciting new work of:
Witness the next generation of professional dance artists in our intimate Dance Theatre Lab!