The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance will host several days of exciting free admission events in New York City, November 9–12, 2023.
Prospective college students will have the opportunity to experience technique classes taught by Kaufman faculty. Admissions staff will also provide information sessions about our BFA in Dance program and dance minors.
Steps on Broadway College Spotlight Series Virtual Event
Thursday, October 26, 2023
8:00–10:00 PM ET
USC Kaufman Lecturer and former American Ballet Theatre company member James Ady leads an open level ballet virtual masterclass. This class is open to all high school students.
8:00–10:00 PM ET | Ballet with James Ady
Steps on Broadway College Spotlight Series Live Event
Thursday, November 9, 2023
2:45–4:45 PM ET
Steps on Broadway
2121 Broadway @ 74th St.
New York, NY 10023
Join Kaufman at Steps on Broadway for a free open level ballet masterclass taught by Kaufman’s Assistant Dean of Programming & Special Projects, Jackie Kopcsak. An overview/Q&A of our BFA program led by Admissions Officer Elliott Scher will follow the class. This class is open to all high school students.
2:45–4:15 PM ET | Ballet with Jackie Kopcsak
4:15–4:45 PM ET | Overview of BFA program curriculum led by Kaufman Admissions Officer Elliott Scher.
USC Kaufman at Broadway Dance Center
Friday, November 10, 2023
Broadway Dance Center
37 W. 65th St., 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10023
Join Kaufman at Broadway Dance Center for a free open level contemporary class taught by Kaufman faculty member Jennifer Lott, Associate Professor of Practice. This class is for high school students, freshman through seniors. A Q&A/Kaufman program overview will be held after the class.
5:30-7:00 PM ET | Contemporary Counter Technique with Jennifer Lott
7:00-7:30 PM ET | Info Session
USC Kaufman at New York Live Arts
November 11 & 12
New York Live Arts
219 W. 19th St.
New York, NY 10011
Join Kaufman at NY Live Arts for free open level technique classes taught by Kaufman faculty members Jackie Kopcsak, Jennifer Lott, and Shannon Grayson. Kaufman will also host information sessions about our BFA and Minor program for guardians with the opportunity to connect with USC Admissions staff and Kaufman Ambassadors. The program is open to all high school students and their guardians.
This day-long event mirrors a day-in-the-life of a typical Kaufman student. Participants will be expected to stay for the day and engage in all activities. Please choose one date — November 11 or November 12 — same schedule both days.
Full schedule (Nov 11 & 12) *Same schedule both days*:
10:00 AM ET | Check-in
10:30 AM ET | Welcome/Q&A
11:00 AM–12:00 PM ET | Class #1 (Ballet with Jackie Kopcsak)/Information Session for Guardians
12:00–1:00 PM ET | Class #2 (Contemporary with Jennifer Lott)
1:00–2:00 PM ET | Break
2:00–3:00 PM ET | Class #3 (Hip Hop with Shannon Grayson)