“I think dance has been one of the most important things that's really kept me involved in the Lawrence community, and I think without it, I would have been different. Dance has really shaped me.”
Eliana Stern ‘23
Psychology, Dance, Theatre Arts
Opportunities range from open jams to theatre and text to ensemble collaborations.
Learn more about Margaret Sunghe Paek and Mauriah Donegan Kraker and their collaborative approach.
Discover the many paths open to Conservatory graduates.
Each class, rehearsal space, or performance at supports the individual with tools for strengthening your own artistic voice and deepening your collaborative skills. As a community, we continuously build practices for agency, action, and liberation. A creative and inclusive program, we joyfully welcome every body and your unique movement history.
Hone your artistic voice through improvisational performances and intimate conversations with professional dance artists.
See world-renowned dance artists in the Performing Arts Dance Series and learn from them in workshops.
Dance and Theatre collaborate closely.
Sound the Retreat
Bond with your fellow musicians, focus on your craft, and immerse yourself in natural beauty during retreat weekends at Björklunden, a 441-acre estate on the shores of Lake Michigan.