Individual dancers and dance ensembles will inspire audiences with interactive performances, lecture-demonstrations, and workshops. UI faculty, staff, and graduate student dancers represent dance genres from around the world. Dance can be taught to students of all levels; performances, lecture-demonstrations, and master classes are also available. Bring the energy of dance to your school and community!

Dancers in Company

Co-directed by UI Dance Faculty Jessica Anthony and visiting assistant professor and Grant Wood Fellow Christopher-Rasheem McMillan, Dancers In Company is the touring repertory dance company of the Department of Dance. The company of twelve dancers...

Faculty

Jessica Anthony

Jessica Anthony is a performer, choreographer, and educator who is interested in the ways dance empowers us to tell our stories, create community, and practice new ways of being in the world. From 2004-2010 she performed nationally and...

Christopher-Rasheem McMillan

Christopher-Rasheem McMillan received his BA from Hampshire College (2007) and his MFA in experimental choreography from the Laban Conservatoire, London (2011). He is currently a PhD candidate in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at...

Charlotte Adams

Charlotte is a professor on the UI Dance Faculty. She offers dance workshops and lecture-demonstration on the life of a performing artist as related to culture and diversity. She received dual masters degrees from the University of Arizona and...

Program

'Ritual to the Sun' from Martha Graham's 'Acts of Light'

The University of Iowa Dance Department’s staging of Martha Graham’s Ritual to the Sun, from Acts of Light endeavors to couple studies in the Martha Graham technique with a fully produced piece of repertory presented at Dance Gala 2016. This...