The Dance Department has four spacious studios used for classes, rehearsals, film series, and performance showings, as well as three additional studios used for rehearsals and community dance classes.
(Pioneer Hall 325)
Margo Jones Performance Hall
The Margo Jones Performance Hall, located in the Music Building, was originally built in the 1920's. In 1987 the Hall was closed for a $3.5 million renovation that was completed in April 1990. Renovated features of the Hall include new lighting, motorized rigging, new sound systems and a stage floor constructed on a cushioned rubber mounting.
Dance Studio Theatre
The Dance Studio Theatre is an intimate performance space equipped with multimedia capabilities, including four digital video projectors, two permanent and two portable video screens, a media tower with PC and Mac computers with Internet and multiple audio and video sourcing possibilities with wireless projector control.
SOMA Fitness Studio
The SOMA Fitness Studio houses our Pilates Cadillac and Reformers as well as numerous other possibilities for dance conditioning.
Student Computer Lab
The Computer Lab has eight Mac computers available all day for students of the department, who can often be found using the Mac-based software, iMovie and Garageband, in their creative processes.
Digital Media Office
The Digital Media Office is equipped with two Mac Final Cut Pro editing stations. Students are able to create their own video portfolios, dance films, video installations, and a multitude of other media-based projects.
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