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Just as the art of dance is so much more than body movement—involving expression of the heart, soul, mind and spirit—the dance program at Alma is so much more than just the art of dance.
Alma College offers a strong dance program in a liberal arts setting to provide a well-rounded education that prepares you for life both on and off the stage.
“I absolutely love that regardless of the career path I’m taking I can continue dancing throughout college.”
– Marianna Smith ’17
If you love to dance but don’t plan to major in it, we have room for you in our program, too! Dance courses are open to all Alma College students, regardless of their academic major. Technique classes benefit beginners and advanced students.
The annual spring performance March 18-20 features choreography by dance faculty and students as well as guest artist Jordan McIntosh.
Annual dance concert includes a variety of ballet, pointe, modern, tap and contemporary pieces, all choreographed, designed and performed by Alma students.
“Ballet needs to be more inclusive than it has a reputation for. It’s important for every dancer to have an opportunity to be in a ballet.” — Crystal Fullmer