Dance

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The dance discipline teaches understanding of the choreography, performance and aesthetic of dance in a diversity of styles and techniques. Students may take courses to prepare for a dance major to transfer to a four-year institution, to earn an A.A. degree in dance, or to meet general education requirements. Performance opportunities are available to both majors and non-majors.

Career options include professional performance or choreography; dance studio or company management; child development; dance therapy; movement analysis; dance ethnology; dance criticism; dance science; academic research; and teaching.

 

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Shapes & Reflections 2014

Artistic Director: Trisha Hanada-Rogers

The MiraCosta College Dance Arts Ensemble leaps into action to celebrate the diversity of our rich dance heritage. This exciting performance of modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, ballroom and world dance forms features both traditional and contemporary dance styles choreographed by students and faculty.

MiraCosta College Theatre, Oceanside
General Admission, $15; Seniors/Staff, $12; Students, $10

Tickets may be purchased online, or during open hours or one hour before the concert opens at the Box Office located at at the Oceanside MiraCosta College campus: (760) 795-6815

 

Physical Frequencies

Artistic Director: Dave Massey

The MiraCosta College Dance program charges onto the stage as student choreographers unveil a night of powerful dance. Come support these young choreographers as they paint the stage with thought provoking, entertaining, and energetic performances.​

MiraCosta College Theatre, Oceanside
General Admission, $15; Seniors/Staff, $12; Students, $10

Tickets may be purchased online, or during open hours or one hour before the concert opens at the Box Office located at at the Oceanside MiraCosta College campus: (760) 795-6815

 

Dance Break 2015

Artistic Director: Dave Massey

The MiraCosta College Dance Program presents a compelling dance concert featuring premiere choreographic works by the MCC dance faculty. A variety of dance genres including ballet, jazz, tap, world,hip-hop and contemporary dance will be presented. Mark your calendars now to attend one of these not-to-be-missed performances!​

MiraCosta College Theatre, Oceanside
General Admission, $15; Seniors/Staff, $12; Students, $10

Tickets may be purchased online, or during open hours or one hour before the concert opens at the Box Office located at at the Oceanside MiraCosta College campus: (760) 795-6815

 

Contact Information

Department Chair: Dave Massey
Office: Oceanside, Building 5100
P 760-757-2121 x6302

Dean: Jonathan Fohrman
Office: Building 4700
P 760-795-6818

Department: Dance

Faculty Secretary: Leslie Kamps
Office: Building 2000
P 760-795-6816
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

School Secretary: Lori Babbitt
Office: Building 4700
P 760-795-6844

Full-Time Faculty

Trisha Hanada-Rogers
Office: Oceanside, Room 5105
P 760-757-2121 x6526
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Dave Massey
Office: Oceanside, Room 5105
P 760-757-2121 x 6302
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