Dance Alumni Celebration: Uniting Dancing Rams of All Ages

When people think of the word “reunion,” all sorts of things come to mind. Perhaps it’s a family reunion, with the awkwardness of seeing a long lost cousin or the thought of politely laughing at Uncle Ed’s bad jokes. Others might think of a high school class reunion, with butterflies over running into a school […]


Alumni Dance Celebration

Dear Colorado State University Dance Alumni and Friends, Greetings from Fort Collins, Colorado! The faculty, staff, and students of the School of Music, Theatre and Dance invite you to be a part of our upcoming Colorado State University Dance Alumni Celebration taking place at the University Center for the Arts on April 27-30, 2016. These […]


Dance Integration in K-12 Classrooms: CSU Dance Majors are making it happen!

By Lisa Morgan, CSU Dance Instructor The 1st graders of Ms. Stacy Hoban’s classroom at Laurel Elementary School of Arts and Technology are learning about soils in their science unit. Katie McClendon, CSU Dance Major and Early Childhood Education major is helping them to explore the lesson through movement. “Getting so small is hard! I […]


Dance Majors Want Their Audience to Speak, Thrive, and Be Alive

Colorado State University Dance presents the Dance Major Capstone Concert: Speak, Thrive, Be Alive on Friday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the University Dance Theatre. This end of semester concert provides graduating dance majors a chance to showcase their choreography, performance, and production talents […]


Fall 2015 Dance Concert Preview

The Colorado State University Dance Program rehearses for the Fall Dance Concert, November 12, 2015. Take a break from mid-terms and get swept away by the innovative and creative stories that will unfold through movement as the School of Music, Theatre and Dance presents the annual Fall Dance Concert on Nov.13 and 14 at 7:30 […]


Dance director named one of Colorado’s ‘Living Legends of Dance’

Colorado State University Director of Dance, Jane Slusarski-Harris. Jane Slusarki-Harris, director of dance at Colorado State University, was one of five people recently honored for their contributions to dance in Colo. Since 2004, the annual “Legends of Dance in Colorado” honors individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to dance. Starting with the untimely death of […]


Energy From Above

Do you know that energy is not only being created within the University Center for the Arts, but is being created above the venue as well? Six different solar installation sites at Colorado State University are now complete, including installs at the University Center for the Arts, Colorado State University Campus Rec, Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and three […]


October 2015 Class Notes

Grady Soapes Grady Soapes, ’09, B.A. Dance, is artistic coordinator and dance educator at the Denver Center for Performing Arts, where he works on casting; helps manage the Colorado New Play Summit; coordinates the theatre testing initiative, Off-Center at the Jones; and hosts and manages the Playwright Fellow. He also serves as New Works Festival […]