Marymount Manhattan College
Department of Dance
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221 East 71st Street
New York,NY 10021
From dancing in concert dance companies to Broadway shows and more, and from arts administration to writers, teachers, designers, choreographers or physical therapists, Marymount alumnae/i can be found everywhere. Housed in New York City, the program draws upon the highest standards of the profession, is versatile in nature, and prepares students for various careers in dance. If it’s been thought about, our dancers are out there doing it. We offer two degrees, the B.F.A. and the B.A., with a number of concentrations. Personal growth, on stage and off, is at the heart of our mission.
Notable Alumni Include:
Faculty Info: Katie Langan, Nancy Lushington, Elena Comendador, Catherine Cabeen, Jan Dijkwel, Jens Richard Giersdorf, Elisabeth Motley, Andrew Warshaw.
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes March 1-5
February 26, 2021
NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announce The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences Free One-Hour Company Class on Zoom Open to All Dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level March 1-5, 2021.
Brie Eley Concludes Black History Month On WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast
February 25, 2021
Broadway World Award Nominee Brie Eley (True Colors) joins host Patrick Oliver Jones for an insightful conversation about truth in storytelling, her transition from stage actor to television and film, and the online community she created for black actresses.
10 Student Blogs to Check Out This Week, February 13-19, 2021
February 19, 2021
Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more.
BWW Blog: Letters from a Nobody in New York
February 15, 2021
This is a small list of things I wish I was told during my college auditions. Hopefully it helps.
Adriane Lenox to Host Talkback for Royal Family Productions' SEE HER
February 10, 2021
Royal Family Productions has announced a special talkback with the creative team of See Her, moderated by Tony Award winner Adriane Lenox. The talkback will take place Sunday, February 28th at 2pm.
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes February 8-12
February 04, 2021
NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced The Bridge virtual dance classes for February 8-12, 2021. Interested dancers can join the class by registering on Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's website.
BWW Blog: To BA or to BFA, That is the Question
February 01, 2021
I am here to tell you that there is no “correct” way to pursue a performance-based degree.
Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes February 1-5
February 01, 2021
NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced The Bridge classes February 1-5, 2021. Interested dancers can join the class by registering on Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company's website. The Bridge Class schedule are as follows: Monday Seyong Kim (Ballet) at 11am, Tuesday Yuka Notsuka (Kinetic Spiral) at 11am and more.
Royal Family Productions Presents SEE HER by Iman Schuk
January 15, 2021
Royal Family Productions has announced the kick-off of their second annual Female+ Forward Festival with See Her, a new cinematic theatrical piece written by one of last year’s FFF playwrights, Iman Schuk (This Open Earth).
New Jersey Thespians Hosts First-Ever Virtual Thespian Festival
January 13, 2021
New Jersey Thespians is set to host its first-ever virtual Thespian Festival this weekend, January 16 - January 18. The Festival will center around the theme, 'I AM. WE ARE. Find Your Light'.
Arena Stage Announces New Virtual Classes For Winter Season
December 15, 2020
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces its lineup of Winter classes featuring classes catered to families, theater lovers, students, adults and emerging theater artists. The Voices of Now Mead Ensemble for young artists will begin this winter, meeting virtually to contribute to a new original film. Just in time for the holidays, this robust line of programming has something for everyone and makes the perfect unique gift for the theater lover in your family.
HARP Theatricals To Present One Night Only Virtual Reading Of 20 Minute Musical
December 09, 2020
The NYC based theatre company presents one night only virtual reading of a new original musical called Death and Taxes, written by Clare Bierman with music by Brooke Trumm.
International Partners To Launch Virtual Performance Of The World Premiere Of BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl's Journey
December 09, 2020
The Harlem Shakespeare Festival in partnership with The National Arts Club is pleased to announce the World Premiere of BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl's Journey, a solo, multimedia theatrical performance recorded live at The Center at West Park and streamed on Zoom, Monday, December 14th at 7:00pm.
BWW Exclusive: Nadia Brown Looks Back on Her Magical Return to HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD for NBC's ONE NIGHT ONLY Special
December 10, 2020
Nadia Brown, who plays Rose Granger-Weasley in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, reunited with her castmates for the first time to film the special and she's telling us all about the magical experience!