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April 19 - April 27, 2018

Dance On! Week at USC

Join USC Kaufman and USC Dance Club Council for Dance On! Week, a celebration of dance across campus, April 19-27, 2018. USC students from all majors are invited to participate in free performances and workshops culminating in the annual USC Kaufman Spring Dance Performance, April 25-27 at the Bing Theatre.


April 25 - April 27, 2018

Living Legends: USC Kaufman’s Spring Dance Performance

USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance and USC Visions and Voices present “Living Legends: USC Kaufman’s Spring Dance Performance,” featuring BFA students performing new and classical dance works by Jiří Kylián, William Forsythe, Paul Taylor, Sonya Tayeh, YNOT, and selected student choreographers.

USC students perform in the Elective Experience | Photo by Mary Mallaney

April 20, 2018

The Elective Experience

Considering a dance elective next year? You won’t want to miss this spring’s Elective Experience showing. USC students from a wide range of majors will show what they’ve learned in their spring dance elective courses, including ballroom, Bollywood and more!

March 29 - April 8, 2018

West Side Story

A collaboration between the USC School of Dramatic Arts, USC Thornton School of Music and USC Glorya Kaufman School Dance West Side Story, features students from all three school in a poignant, provocative, and emotionally powerful musical that transports William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to mid-1950s New York City, as two young, idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs


April 4, 2018

Caught in the Chamber

In two very special Visions and Voices performances, yMusic, award-winning composer and USC Thornton professor Andrew Norman, dancer/choreographer and USC Kaufman professor Jennifer McQuiston Lott, and avant-pop music-video director Nathan Johnson will create a hybrid “chamber music video.”

RUBBERBANDance Group | Photo by Bill Hebert

March 20, 2018


RUBBERBANDance Group will perform Vic’s Mix, a full-evening program featuring choreographic jewels that span Victor Quijada’s immense creative journey.


March 7 - March 8, 2018

Choreographers and Composers

This collaboration between the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance and the USC Thornton School of Music brings together sophomore student choreographers and sophomore student composers in one unforgettable program.


March 4, 2018

The Cypher: Hip-Hop Dance Education Summit

The Cypher is a collective gathering of educators, scholars, students, and dance practitioners who are invested in preserving and cultivating authentic hip-hop dance cultures in education.

March 1 - March 2, 2018

Spring Midterm Showings

Students from the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance will show student choreography in addition to repertory works in progress, all during studio showings to be held March 1 and 2.