• Dance Sampler Fall 2015

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The University Center for the Performing Arts is South Florida’s premier independent performing arts school. This year marks our 36th Anniversary of serving our community with the highest standard and best value in performing arts education for children and adults.

Our faculty of Resident Artists offer students of all ages and backgrounds the opportunity to explore and challenge their artistic capabilities. With more than 75 scheduled weekly classes, students are given a wide range and variety of classes and workshops to choose from. Class time is devoted to developing skill, technique and performance abilities in a healthy, positive environment. Each student is observed for proficiency, attitude, and approach as they train in their specific area within the performing arts.

Performance opportunities are available for students wishing to develop their performing abilities and stage presence. Students may become involved in performance workshops and student productions. The University Center frequently holds concerts and recitals in its black box studio theater. Opportunities for performing include the Adult Actor’s Workshop, Children’s Ballet Theatre Project, Musical Theatre Workshop, Theatre Performance Workshop, Adult Student Concerts, and end of term presentations.

The University Center for the Performing Arts also serves as home to the Paul L. Rodensky Foundation for the Arts as well as our own professional resident dance company, ImpulsiK.

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The University Center for the Performing Arts
2240 S.W. 70th Ave, Unit A Davie, FL 33317

From I-95 or the Turnpike:
Take I-595 West.
Exit at Davie Rd. (exit #7).
Right turn on Nova Dr.
Right turn on S.W. 70th Ave.
(one street west of College Ave.)
From University Drive:
Go east on State Road 84.
Turn right on S.W. 70th Ave.
(two streets past CarMax. Signature Grand is on the corner.)
For more information call: 954-475-3000
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Summer Camp

Annual Performing Arts Summer Camp 2015   The University Center for the Performing Arts Summer Camp is South Florida’s original performing arts camp. Contact Us for More Information     954-475-3000     Our Performing Arts Summer Camp is specifically designed to develop each child’s talent while broadening his or her understanding and ability in […]

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Impulsik is the resident dance company of The University Center for the Performing Arts. This cutting edge contemporary company is breaking ground since its inception.   Directed by Artistic Director, Jodi McMahon-Bergman, the company has been filmed for an episode of M.T.V.’s “Made”, featured in a music video with Norka Music, “Ese Es MiCarino”, performed for […]

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Lisa Alvin Ailey Master


MASTER CLASS with former ALVIN AILEY DANCER, Lisa Emrekovic!  Contemporary meets Modern with a touch of Ballet and of course the Drama of Theater! As part of our monthly master class series, please join us for this amazing master class on October 10th from 4:00-5:30 PM. Costs is $18.00 if purchased in advance and $22.00 if purchasing […]

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