With the Department of Dance, students receive comprehensive, tri-focal training in ballet, jazz and modern dance techniques; explore and articulate a sense of themselves as dance artists and their role in the greater dance community, and engage with the professional dance community through artist residencies and immersive experiences. WMU dancers are noted for their strong understanding of fundamental movement techniques as well as their versatility and ability to adapt quickly to today’s contemporary styles.
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