Dance Department Performances

During the 2019-2020 season, the Belhaven University Dance Department is delighted to offer a variety of concerts featuring the Belhaven University Dance Ensemble, Dance Ministry Ensemble, and members of DOXA. The Community Dance Concert involves Belhaven University artists as well as dance companies, schools, and ministries from throughout Mississippi. All of our events include original choreographic works created by our innovative dance faculty, seasoned guest artists, and students studying dance composition. For this series, I invite you to experience diverse styles of ballet and modern dance displaying an array of artistic expressions that will evoke your imagination and enrich your soul.

~Krista Bower
Chair, Dance Department
Dance Box Office
(601) 965-1400
dancetickets@belhaven.edu

September 21, 2019
COMMUNITY DANCE CONCERT
Saturday, 7:00 PM, CONCERT HALL

Belhaven University dance faculty, students, DOXA members, and alumni join together with other local dance artists to offer an inspiring and lively evening of dance.
General Admission $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30 pm.

November 8-9 & 15-16, 2019
FALL DANCE CONCERT
Fridays and Saturdays, 7:00 PM, BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE

A showcase of choreography by dance faculty and guest artists, presented by the Belhaven University Dance Ensemble and members of DOXA. Styles include classical and contemporary ballet and modern dance. General Admission $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30pm.

November 22-23, 2019
DOXA EMERGING CHOREOGRAPHERS CONCERT
Friday and Saturday, 7:00 PM, BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE

This event is produced by members of DOXA and highlights student choreography and performance.
General Admission $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30pm

FEBRUARY 14–15, 2020
DANCE MINISTRY ENSEMBLE
Friday and Saturday, 7:00 PM
BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE

The Dance Ministry Ensemble and DOXA present a selection of original dances created by guest artists and dance faculty aimed to encourage and inspire the spirit of all who attend.
General Admission, $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30pm.

FEBRUARY 19-20, 2020
SENIOR DANCE RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS

Wednesday & Thursday, 7:00 PM
BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE
Senior dance majors present an evening of scholarship, lecture demonstrations, and creative process discussions on topics from the field of dance and beyond. Complimentary Admission.

FEBRUARY 26-29, 2020
SENIOR DANCE CONCERT
CONCERT A- Wednesday & Friday, 7:00 PM
CONCERT B- Thursday & Saturday, 7:00 PM
BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE
Senior dance majors present an evening of original choreography and performance, created at the intersection of scholarship and practice. This event is sponsored by DOXA.
General Admission, $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30pm.

MARCH 28, 2020
COLLABORATIVE ARTS CONCERT
Saturday, 7:00 PM
BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE
This student-produced event features collaborative works created from the Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Art, Film, and Graphic Design Departments.
Complimentary admission. Doors open at 6:30pm.

APRIL 17-18 & 24-25, 2020
SPRING DANCE CONCERT
BELHAVEN UNIVERSITY DANCE ENSEMBLE
Friday & Saturday, 7:00 PM
BITSY IRBY VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CENTER STUDIO THEATRE

A showcase of choreography by dance faculty and guest artists, presented by the Belhaven University Dance Ensemble and members of DOXA. Styles include classical and contemporary ballet and modern dance.
General Admission, $10, Seniors/Students $5. Complimentary admission for Belhaven Faculty/Staff/Students and immediate families. Doors open at 6:30pm.

For more information about any of the performances, please call the dance office at 601-965-1400.