Acclaimed Dance Maker, Author and Director to Showcase Unique Artistry to Students and the Public during the 2014-15 Academic Year.
Senior dance majors create, produce, and perform in the culmination of their artistic and intellectual studies.
An audience-led panel will explore how artists and scientists use innovative technology and dance methods to uncover new ways to express human movement.
At Barnard, students study the performing arts intellectually and critically, while immersing themselves in practice on campus and in the wider world of New York City.
Barnard/Columbia dancers perform global, classical, and contemporary pieces.
Join Chris Bregler, professor of computer science at New York University and director of the NYU Movement Lab, and Paul Scolieri, Barnard associate professor of Dance, for an eye-opening discussion of motion capture research. Bregler’s research involves modern dancers, U.S. Presidential candidates, Olympic athletes, and crowds.
For PBS, dance professor discusses distinguishing features of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes
“There’s been a dramatic transformation,” says Professor Tina Campt. “There’s been the transformation of going from nothing to something.” She’s talking about the Africana Studies Program, which she directs—and which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.