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Ryerson Theatre School

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DanceThe Dance program is the most intensive and comprehensive undergraduate program of its kind in Canada. Delivered by a faculty with extensive professional experience and a passion for student development, the program has earned widespread respect throughout the national dance community.

Rigorous daily professional training in three dance disciplines - ballet, modern, and jazz - is combined with related studies in improvisation, composition, theory, history, music, and anatomy. Courses in acting, singing, and choreography are also integrated into your studies. You rehearse and perform original works choreographed by recognized guest artists and faculty. Through an annual choreographic workshop, there are also many opportunities to showcase your own compositions.

This comprehensive, in-depth approach to learning dance provides exceptional performance, teaching, and choreographic versatility. Prepared for a wide number of career opportunities, You graduate with a professional work ethic - knowing the demands of the job and how to meet them - and an expert level of technique, virtuosity, and presentational skills.


Admissions Requirements for Bachelor of Fine Arts: Performance Dance


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