2023 Dance Gala Concert

Our crowning season event on March 24 & 25 will feature 'Awakening' by Robert Battle, 'Variation 10' by Rafael Bonachela, 'Double Octets' by Doug Varone, and 'Black & White' by Manuel Vignoulle.

Applications Are Now Open!

Why Mason? Dance with world-renowned faculty, dance in the works of today's important guest artists, and develop your artistry as a dancer and choreographer.

Visit Our School

Follow Isaiah and Lauren on a virtual tour of the School of Dance facilities.

Work With Important Artists of Our Time.

Recent guest artists include Camille A. Brown, Alejandro Cerrudo, Micaela Taylor, Hope Boykin, Rafael Bonachela, and so many more.

Perform. Create. Innovate.

At Mason you will connect with leading choreographers of our time, train with world-class faculty, explore your creativity and prepare to lead the future in our field.

LIVE Center Mentoring Series

Tony Award-winning choreographer, director, filmmaker, and dancer, Justin Peck, taught the first in a three-part mentoring series via the LIVE Center Window Wall.


Sneak peek at our dancers in process for the 2023 Dance Gala this month

Spring is in the Air!

The start of 2023 has been rich with artistic collaboration throughout the School of Dance. Our talented young artists hard at work in the studios dancing, creating and collaborating. Our dancers have worked with incredible visiting artists in order to bring the choreography of Robert Battle, Rafael Bonachela, and Manuel Vignoulle to life and have also had the opportunity to work with visiting artists Rena Butler, Robert Battle, The Mark Morris Dance Group, Doug Varone and Dancers and more. We have so much to share with you during these first months of 2023. Come – join the dance! 

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Performances Calendar

2023 Dance Fête

Join us on March 25 for an inside-the-studio celebration benefiting student scholarships.

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