The School of Visual and Performing Arts: in the Dream Business
Dixie State University’s School of Visual and Performing Arts produces an exciting array of art shows, dance concerts, music events, and plays. DSU has long been an artistic and cultural center for Southern Utah. You are invited to make your own educational and career dreams come true by studying with us. Sing in Handel's Messiah, act in a play, create your own unique sculpture, or perform with our dance company.
If you are interested in a career in art, dance, music, or theatre, our programs will give you the foundation for success. Come to the school’s offices in the beautiful Delores Doré Eccles Fine Arts Center and we will line you up with advisors and professors who can help you prepare to make the things you dream about a reality. We are eager to help you have a challenging and rewarding experience at Dixie State University. To make a get-acquainted appointment, contact Jan Maxfield at 435-652-7790 or at email@example.com. Let us help you make your dreams come true.
Choose from five different areas of specialization in this dynamic new program. Paint, sculpt, get credentials to teach art in secondary schools, become a graphic designer or an expert photographer. Renowned, caring faculty and plenty of hands-on experiences make this a remarkable setting for learning. Click on the photo below to take a look at the work of student artist_________
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The integrated studies dance emphasis allows you to pair dance with another subject in a truly customized and personalized bachelor’s degree program. Your integrated studies dance degree can prepare you for admission to graduate studies in dance. Dream big. Dream on your feet. Come dance with us. Click on the photo below to see the amazing work of some of our student dancers.
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Refine. Perform. Compose. Collaborate. Make the DSU Music Department your home if you want superb training from highly qualified faculty featuring a rigorous curriculum and exceptional private lesson opportunities. Create music to score your most ambitious career dreams. DSU music graduate, Justin Hansen, recently completed/is about to complete a graduate degree at the prestigious Seattle film Institute, where he studied scoring for film. Click on the photo to listen to what Justin has to say about his experiences at Dixie.
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Student actors, technicians, and designers join forces with professionally active faculty to study and practice the art of theatre in an intense classroom and production program. Learn, discuss, analyze, and then act out your theatre dreams on stage. DSU Theatre has prepared multiple national award-winning students, including junior John Mitchell, who will be participating in the upcoming Prague Design Quadrennial. Click on John’s photo for more about his experiences at Dixie.
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