Performance and Event schedule for Spring 2023

Fresh Sesh

March 2, 2022 | 5:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Members of the Class of 2026 perform student-choreographed work from DANC 131: Improvisation & Composition in an informal showing.

Spring Works in Progress

March 3, 2022 | 3:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m.
Take a peek at the developing repertory of BFA student dancers at this informal showing.

Advanced Composition Showing

March 22, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
Members of the Class of 2023 and the Class of 2024 share original works and choreographic processes.

Choreographers and Composers

March 29, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.March 30, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
This collaboration between the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance and the USC Thornton School of Music brings together student choreographers and student composers in one unforgettable program.

Senior Project Presentations

April 3, 2022 – April 6, 2022 | 6:00 p.m.
Members of the Class of 2023 will give presentations about their senior projects, which relate to their career goals and draw from their learning and experiences during their time at USC Kaufman.

Cypher Celebration

April 11, 2022 | 5:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Centering Hip-Hop and Black dance practices at USC Kaufman, Cypher Celebration will highlight the sophistication and creativity of real-time Improvisation/Freestyle in this live performance exchange of movement ideas and forms.

Beyond the Monolith: Zooming In, Part 2

April 13, 2022 | 5:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
This event includes a discussion with a diverse panel of groundbreaking Asian dance artists followed by a reception and conversation shared over food.

Elective Experience

April 21, 2022 | 5:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
The Elective Experience is a celebration of the dance electives offered at USC Kaufman. USC students from a wide range of majors will show what they’ve learned in their spring dance elective courses, including hip-hop, Bollywood and more!

Spring BFA Showcase at The Wallis

April 28, 2022 – April 30, 2022 | TBD
BFA students from all classes will perform a variety of works by world-renowned choreographers, and the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.


May 12, 2022 | TBD
The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance Class of 2023 will graduate on Friday, May 12.