Guggenheim Fellowship awarded to Prof. Lynn Garafola

Award will support dance historian's work on biography of Russian choreographer Bronislava Nijinska

Dancing the Rite of Spring at 100

Five Dancers on Four Rites
Monday, April 1, 2013
7 PM
Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 304 Barnard Hall

Barnard professor of dance Lynn Garafola and a panel of professional dancers come together to share their experiences reinventing The Rite of Spring, Igor Stravinsky and Vaslav Nijinsky’s avant-garde classic.


Senior Creative Thesis Dance Concert

Friday, March 29 - Saturday, March 30, 2013
7 PM
Minor Latham Playhouse, 118 Milbank Hall

Senior dance majors create, produce, and perform in a culmination of their artistic and intellectual studies.

The Worlds of Ntozake Shange

A performance & conference
Thursday, February 14 - Friday, February 15, 2013
6 PM (Thursday) & 10 AM - 6 PM (Friday)
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Join Africana Studies for a two-day celebration of playwright, poet, and novelist Ntozake Shange ’70, featuring student performances of her work, reflections on her legacy with Shange herself and acclaimed dance artist Dianne McIntrye, and an interdisciplinary exploration of African American arts and letters and gender in the African Diaspora. 

The Barnard Project at New York Live Arts

A performance
Thursday, November 15 - Saturday, November 17, 2012
2 PM & 7:30 PM
219 West 19th Street

One-of-a-kind premiere dances developed through collaborations between Barnard students and cutting-edge choreographers Nora Chipaumire, Beth Gill, Juliette Mapp, and Reggie Wilson.

The New Yorker highlights Prof. Lynn Garafola's work

Dance professor's research noted in a piece commemorating "The Rite of Spring."