Day of Dance
The dates for the 2017-2018 Days of Dance are:
Fall - October 20, 2017
Spring - April 6, 2018
**REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!**
Students, aged 15-23, who are interested in the Dance Program here at TAMU will be able to come into the classroom for a typical day in the life of a dance major. Registered participants will take three classes (ballet, modern, and Pilates/wellness), as well as receive a t-shirt and two tickets to a dance program concert that evening.
The cost for the Day of Dance is $50 ($75 value). Registration for the Spring Day of Dance has opened. Click here for registration and payment. After you have registered, please send the following forms either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to 4245 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-4245. Refunds will be processed up until 30 days before the event. Cancellations occurring within 30 days before the event will not be refunded.
Day of Dance General Schedule:
Parents will drop their student off at 9:00 in the morning at the Physical Education Activity Program building on the west side of campus (behind Reed Arena). Students will spend the rest of the day with faculty and current students, taking class and learning. The last class will end at 3:15pm for participants, after which, Christine Bergeron, Director of Programs, will talk with more detail about the program here at Texas A&M (parents welcome). Students should be picked up at 4:45pm for a short dinner break before the show. The concert will be held at 7:30pm in the convertible studio-theatre, PEAP 207. If you need more than the two tickets included in the Day of Dance registration, please either purchase them at the following link (Click Here) or email Diane Bedford for ticket reservations.
9:00-9:30 - Check in
9:30-10:50 - Modern class with Dance Faculty
11:10-12:30 - Ballet class with Dance Faculty
12:30-2:00 - Lunch break
2:00-3:00 - Pilates Apparatus with Dance Faculty
3:15-4:15 - Program informational meeting with Christine Bergeron, Director of Dance
4:15-7:30 - Dinner break
7:30 - Performance in PEAP 207
We are able to offer Day of Dance as an audition for any of the three degrees avialable within the TAMU Dance Program. Current High School seniors are able to take a part in the audition. Information about the auditions and the required documents can be found here. In order to audition, please mail in the required Audition paperwork. Please indicate on the audition application that you will be using Day of Dance as the audition.