Dance Company

The Dance Company's fall and spring performances showcases new works by Towson University faculty and renowned guest artists, such as Mark Taylor, Alonzo King, Larry Keigwin, Troy Powell, David Parsons, Mark Dendy and Gus Solomons.


The Towson University Dance Company, founded in 1978, produces quality theatrical dance concerts, educates diverse audiences, and provides professional-level performing experiences to its company members.

The Dance Company, an elective course, holds auditions twice a year. Company members include students in the professional-level BFA Dance Program as well as TU students in other programs who are exemplary dancers.

Towson University Dance Company serves the community through free biannual school matinees, a performance/lecture demonstration for the Baltimore region preK-12 students, and tailors its concerts to interested presenters.

Get more details and buy tickets for the Fall 2017 Concert.

Special FREE School Matinee ~ Synergy

Towson University Dance Company (TUDC) is pleased to present a Special FREE School Matinee performance for students grades PreK-12 on November 17, 2017 from 11:00am-12:00pm.

TU Dance Company students perform a showcase of new and repertory works by guest choreographers and faculty members to illustrate our diverse, engaging, and intuitive creative environment. 

Friday November 17, 2017 at 11:00am

Registration LINK for Free School matinee coming soon. 


Dance Company Audition 

Company Audition for Fall 2017
Monday August 28, 9:00am - Noon. 
Center for the Arts, Studio 1008

Dance majors and non-dance majors exhibiting proficient ballet and modern dance training are invited to participate. **Pointe technique is strongly encouraged for female students for Fall 2017 Company. **

Dance Company – Structure and Time

Dance Company is a two-course combo as seen below. These two courses are taught back-to-back for a continuous technique and company experience:

Mon-Thur 9:00-10:50am DANC 423.001 – Ballet III 
and
Mon-Thur 11:00-11:50am DANC 481.001 or DANC 481.002 or DANC 384 (You will be assigned one of these courses based on casting.)

  • If and when you are accepted into company you must enroll in two of the courses listed above as assigned. Special permissions will be entered after the audition. 

Dance Majors Please Note

DANC 423.001 will count for Ballet 1 or 2 if you are not at that level yet.

  • This is an exception that will only be offered for part of the company structure. 
  • Students will still get embedded technique training appropriate to their training needs. 
  • This course will not count for Modern I or II in Fall of 2017. You must stay on track in your sequence.