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How Two Dance Majors are Committed to Giving Back Beyond the Bluff

For Caeli Koizumi ‘17 and Clare Sitzer ’17, dance doesn’t – and shouldn’t – exist just as entertainment. Throughout their time at LMU, both dance majors have become deeply committed to using their dance training in innovative ways to help underserved children both locally and abroad. The two students have donated countless hours of their […]

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Renowned Choreographers Invited to Dance’s 6th Week Workshop

Seeking to expose dance students to a taste of the professional dance world, CFA’s Dance Program brings professional choreographers to campus for two week-long workshops each year. Occurring in the sixth week of each semester, this program is funded by a private donor and have proven to be an incredible opportunity for the young students […]

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Discovering a Personal Truth through Dance

Kay Hampton ’18 is a dance and psychology double major. We asked her to share her experience as part of a summer intensive program at the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company in New York City this summer. She serves as the general of the student worker program and leads bible studies for women and African […]

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Pro Dancers Are Making an Impression on LMU Students

Beginning this semester, dance students at Loyola Marymount University will have an important milestone during the sixth week. That is when the new artist-in-residence program, appropriately called the 6th-Week Workshop, happens on campus. The inaugural guest for this semester’s workshop was acclaimed choreographer Debbie Allen and her Debbie Allen Dance Academy in Leimert Park, near […]

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LMU Dance Launches Educational Partnership

Loyola Marymount University and the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company are launching a four-year partnership that will bring the works and philosophy of the renowned dancer and choreographer to a West Coast university for the first time. “This partnership represents an incredible opportunity for the students in our Dance Program, and is a testament […]

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LMU Professors Royer, Loo Earn Honors

Royer’s Work Recognized with Lifetime Achievement Award Judith Royer, C.S.J., has been honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her 40-year career dedicated to developing and fostering the talents of theatre students. Royer, a theatre arts professor at Loyola Marymount University, received the honor from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival on Feb. 14 […]

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Barnelle Theatre Renovations Lauded

The Virginia Barnelle Theatre on the Loyola Marymount University campus has undergone a $150,000 facelift that will please students and audiences alike. “We are all unbelievably excited about this,” said Robert Hillig, master electrician and production manager for the Department of Theatre Arts and Dance. “Reaction to the renovation has been overwhelmingly positive. The faculty […]

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