Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Commercial Dance Major, BFA

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Commercial Dance, BFA The Bachelor of Fine Arts Commercial Dance program in New York City offers specialized students training for dance careers in stage, television, and commercials through the study of a wide range of styles including Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Tap, and Hip Hop. This comprehensive dance program bridges the gap between classical technique and the “real world” of commercial dance all while earning a liberal arts college education. The curriculum ensures that you receive the individual attention needed for your growth as a dancer. Our approach is to balance process (the work) and product (the performance), and our faculty is comprised of some of the most sought-after teacher/choreographers in the United States. Through our dance professors’ vast network of connections all our students gain a solid understanding of the industry.

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