DANCE

Fei Tian College’s Dance Department at Middletown offers courses that enrich and cultivate our students to the highest standard of artistic expression in both Classical Chinese Dance and Classical Ballet. Its curriculum uniquely combines education in both traditions.

The Department of Dance at FTC Middletown offers two degrees in Dance:

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Dance
  • Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Dance

Program Concentrations

The program offers two concentrations: Classical Ballet and Classical Chinese Dance.

Classical Ballet: This concentration offers courses in fundamental ballet training, pointe, partnering, repertoire, plus related academic studies. This concentration is designed to prepare students for immediate employment as dancers, choreographers, directors, and dance educators, and/or arts management. Some students may choose to go on to graduate studies.

Classical Chinese Dance: This concentration offers courses in fundamental classical Chinese dance training, tumbling, Chinese ethnic and folk dances, repertoire, plus related academic studies. This concentration is designed to prepare students for immediate employment as dancers, choreographers, directors, and dance educators, and/or arts management. Some students may choose to go on to graduate studies.