Arts Discover Day: Dance

Do you have a passion to make an impact in this world using the gift of dance? The Belhaven University Dance Department offers a diverse experience-deeply rooted in Ballet and Modern dance, with exploration into cultural dance forms. Our proficient and nurturing faculty values each student's aspirations while imparting professional dance training. The faculty invites you as a prospective student to explore life at the Belhaven University Dance Department in our state of the art facility during our Arts Discover Day. Come meet instructors and students who will eagerly share their experiences of our unique program and studies in dance. Please call the admission office at 800-960-5940 for more information.

Note: In order to register for auditions, you must review the audition requirements and contact the Administrative Assistant for the Arts, at 601-965-1400. Dance auditions will be held on Saturday, November 14.

Tentative Schedule:

Friday, November 13
8:00 a.m. Registration (Center for the Arts)
8:30 a.m. Welcome (Center for the Arts - Concert Hall)
9:00 a.m. Ballet Tech I-IV (observe) (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
10:30 a.m. Pointe and Men's Class (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
11:30 a.m. Q & A with Dance Chair (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
12:00 noon Lunch (Student Center - Dining Commons)
1:00 p.m. Modern Class I-IV (observe) (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
2:00 p.m. Parents - Financial Planning Session (Hood Library - Barber Auditorium)
2:30 p.m. Students - Dance Dept. Meeting (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)
3:30 p.m. Campus Tour
5:45 p.m. Dinner (Student Center - Dining Commons)
Optional: Use the visitors guide provided for off campus places to eat.
7:30 p.m. BU Instrumental Arts Concert
Center for the Arts - Concert Hall

Shrek, The Musical
Center for the Arts - Blackbox Theatre
All performances sold out!

Fall Dance Concert
Bitsy Irby - VADC Dance Studios
Saturday, November 14
8:00 a.m.
- 1:00 p.m.
Dance Auditions (Bitsy Irby VADC - Dance Studios)

Registration Information:

Online registration for Arts Discover Day is now closed. Please call the admission office at 800.960.5940 if you would like to register for the events on Friday. We look forward to your visit.