Marymount Manhattan

  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4524_hector_bria.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4524_hector_bria.jpg" alt="Hector Cerna ‘17 & Bria Williams ‘15 Photo by David Flores ‘15" class="lw_image lw_image4524"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Hector Cerna ‘17 & Bria Williams ‘15<br/>Photo by David Flores ‘15</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4520_zoey_anderson_2.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4520_zoey_anderson_2.jpg" alt="Zoey Anderson ‘15 Photo by David Flores ‘15" class="lw_image lw_image4520"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Zoey Anderson ‘15<br/>Photo by David Flores ‘15</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4529_martinez.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4529_martinez.jpg" alt="Choreography by Francisco Martinez Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4529"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Francisco Martinez<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4519_zendejas.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4519_zendejas.jpg" alt="Choreography by Edgar Zendejas Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4519"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Edgar Zendejas<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4522_austin_sora.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4522_austin_sora.jpg" alt="Austin Sora ‘14 Photo by David Flores ‘15" class="lw_image lw_image4522"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Austin Sora ‘14<br/>Photo by David Flores ‘15</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4531_salt_2.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4531_salt_2.jpg" alt="Choreography by Katie Langan Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4531"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Katie Langan<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4525_jarred_bosch.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4525_jarred_bosch.jpg" alt="Jarred Bosch ‘15 Photo by David Flores ‘15" class="lw_image lw_image4525"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Jarred Bosch ‘15<br/>Photo by David Flores ‘15</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4533_the_hunt_2.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4533_the_hunt_2.jpg" alt="Choreography by Robert Battle Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4533"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Robert Battle<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/628_department-dance-header.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/628_department-dance-header.jpg" alt="Jessica Sgambelluri ‘14 Photo by David Flores ‘15" class="lw_image lw_image628"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Jessica Sgambelluri ‘14<br/>Photo by David Flores ‘15</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4530_prosperi_fa10.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4530_prosperi_fa10.jpg" alt="Choreography by Alessandra Prosperi Photo by Eduardo Patino" class="lw_image lw_image4530"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Alessandra Prosperi<br/>Photo by Eduardo Patino</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4527_langan.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4527_langan.jpg" alt="Choreography by Katie Langan Photo by Eduardo Patino" class="lw_image lw_image4527"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Katie Langan<br/>Photo by Eduardo Patino</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4523_cherice_barton__2.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4523_cherice_barton__2.jpg" alt="Choreography by Cherice Barton Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4523"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Cherice Barton<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4526_jessica_lang.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4526_jessica_lang.jpg" alt="Choreography by Jessica Lang Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4526"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Jessica Lang<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4528_lubovitch_patino.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4528_lubovitch_patino.jpg" alt="Choreography by Lar Lubovitch Photo by Eduardo Patino" class="lw_image lw_image4528"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Lar Lubovitch<br/>Photo by Eduardo Patino</span></div>
  • <div class="top-image" style="width: 1200px; height: 450px; margin: auto;"><a href="/live/image/gid/96/width/650/height/500/4532_tami_stronach.jpg" class="lw_preview_image lw_disable_preview"><img src="/live/image/gid/96/width/1200/height/439/crop/1/4532_tami_stronach.jpg" alt="Choreography by Tami Stronach Photo by Rosalie O’Connor" class="lw_image lw_image4532"/></a><span style="float: right; color: #ffffff; margin-top: -70px; position: relative;" class="lw_images_caption">Choreography by Tami Stronach<br/>Photo by Rosalie O’Connor</span></div>

Department of Dance

Jazz

The Jazz concentration is a comprehensive curriculum of dance studies with additional requirements in jazz and tap techniques.


Choreography by Cherice Barton, Photo by Eduardo PatinoChoreography by Cherice Barton, Photo by Eduardo Patino

The jazz dance component is structured with theories and practices created by such Broadway luminaries as Jack Cole, Agnes DeMille and Bob Fosse. Tap courses address both traditional Broadway and Rhythm Tap disciplines.

To maximize potential opportunities in the field, candidates within the concentration are encouraged to audition for the Musical Theatre Productions produced by the Theatre Department.

The goal of the concentration is to generate professionals through the dynamic synthesis of Western theatrical art forms, to provide relevant material for today’s artists, and to provide students the availability to develop a personal voice in jazz dance through exploring historical and contemporary styles.

 


 

REQUIREMENTS FOR A JAZZ CONCENTRATION

Jazz (by placement)                         6
Tap (by placement, 1 credit each)                                                       2
Special Topic of Related Interest* 1
Total Credits 9

 
*Examples of Special Topics: Partnering, African, Flamenco, and/or Contact Improvisation