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Department of Dance News

  1. Mar 24, 2014

    Cabaret opens at RU's Pridemore Playhouse

    Inside the Kit Kat Club life is beautiful but outside an evil is emerging that threatens to engulf the world. RU opens Cabaret at the Pridemore Playhouse.

  2. Mar 17, 2014

    Face of the CVPA: Q&A with Kelsy Rupp, dance major

    With this week's Department of Dance performance of "Paradigm Shift: An Evening of Women’s Work" in mind, we interviewed Kelsey Rupp. Rupp is a dance major who is both a choreographer and a dancer in the upcoming Women's History event. Here is what she had to say about RU, dance and “Paradigm Shift.”

  3. Feb 24, 2014

    RU student creates a promotional video for the dance department

    RU media studies major Adrienne Keith’s recent promotional video for the CVPA Department of Dance shows her passion for videography while showcasing the department’s love of their program.

  4. Feb 3, 2014

    London Calling: the School of Dance and Theatre Goes to England

    Students and faculty from the School of Dance and Theatre just returned from an eventful trip to England. From aerial dance classes to a workshop with the Royal Shakespeare Company (not to mention seeing a live performance starring Jude Law), they shared their adventures with us.

  5. Dec 16, 2013

    Faces of the CVPA: Erin Bradley '14

    Meet Erin Bradley, a double major in dance and theatre. Bradley answers our ten questions about her majors, her recent stint as lighting designer for "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" and her defining theme song.

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News from University Relations

  1. Nov 26, 2012

    'The Nutcracker' Returns to RU Campus

    Toy soldiers, dancing mice, Clara, Herr Drosselmeyer and the storied Sugar Plum Fairy will bring holiday magic to the Radford University campus in December when the Radford University Ballet Theater presents the perennial holiday favorite "The Nutcracker."

  2. Jul 19, 2012

    RU Hosts Top High School Talent for Virginia Governor's School

    For the third year, Radford University is hosting nearly 400 of the commonwealth's most talented high school students on campus for the Virginia Summer Residential Governor's Schools in the Humanities and the Visual and Performing Arts.

  3. May 22, 2012

    Five Honored as CVPA’s First Outstanding Graduates

    Honoring its highest-achieving students for the first time, the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) presented the 2012 Outstanding Graduating Student awards at Radford University's Spring Commencement ceremonies.

  4. Apr 10, 2012

    The Beat Goes on with "Percussion in Motion" at RU

    Disciplines from the College of Visual and Performing Arts come together at Radford University on Thursday, April 12, for the third annual Percussion in Motion, a multimedia, multisensory performance-art presentation with electronics and interactive theatrics.

  5. Apr 5, 2012

    RU Presents "Hansel and Gretel" with a New Twist

    The Radford University Opera Workshop and Department of Dance will present the children's opera "Hansel and Gretel" in free public performances Wednesday, April 11, at 8 p.m. and Thursday, April 12, at 11 a.m. at the Bondurant Auditorium in Preston Hall

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