Department of Dance


Dance at Case Western Reserve University opens the 2016-17 season with Thresholds

Date posted: October 17th, 2016

The Department of Dance at Case Western Reserve University opens the 2016-17 season with Thresholds. The concert includes premiere performances of Strange Gardens by Gary Galbraith, Small Talk by Shannon Sterne, as well as revisited works Triptych by Larry Keigwin and Fade to Snow and Gray by James Hansen. …Read more.

Galbraith pic
Galbraith pic

Gary Galbraith awarded Nord Grant to attend Troikatronix Isadora Werkstatt in Berlin (2016)

Date posted: July 14th, 2016

Gary Galbraith (Professor and Artistic Director) is the recipient of a 2016 Nord Grant to attend Troikatronix Isadora Werkstatt in Berlin (2016).  Professor Galbraith has developed a body of creative work utilizing various technologies including high-speed networks, live on-stage holograms, and live/responsive media.  …Read more.

K. Budge pic
K. Budge pic

Karlie Budge (BA, BS ’16) invited to join Martha Graham II Dance Company

Date posted: July 12th, 2016

Karlie Budge was the recipient of a full scholarship in dance four years ago and performed in every fall faculty and guest artist concert with the Department of Dance since her first semester.  …Read more.


2016-2017 Performance Season


Nov. 11, 12, and 17-19 at 8:00 p.m.
Nov. 13 at 2:30 p.m.
Faculty and guest artist concert featuring Triptych by Larry Keigwin, renowned New York artist; a multimedia work by Gary Galbraith; a collaborative project by Karen Potter and Rachel Stoneking; and a new work by Shannon Sterne.

Mar. 30, 31, Apr. 1 at 8:00 p.m. and Apr. 2 at 2:30 p.m.
Spring MFA Thesis Concert featuring dance works by MFA candidate Tingting Zhou.

Fall: Dec. 1, 2 at 8 p.m. and Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Spring: Apr. 20, 21 at 8 p.m. and Apr. 22 at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
MaDaCol (Mather Dance Collective) is CWRU’s lively dance ensemble featuring members of the university and Cleveland communities. 

All tickets for MaDaCol are $5 at the door.

Tickets for Thresholds and for the Spring thesis concerts may be purchased (cash or check only) at the door prior to each performance: $7 for students with ID, $10 for adults 60+ and university personnel, and $15 for general admission. Reservations are recommended, and may be made by calling (216) 368-5246, or online at


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