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CCM Dance, University of Cincinnati

"Ballet Goes to College--Three top programs to consider"--Dance Magazine

CCM Dance Graduates have performed with companies such as the Ballet Du Capitole of France, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, Martha Graham Dance Company, Louisville Ballet, Cincinnati Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Ballet West, BalletMet, Dayton Ballet, Nashville Ballet, Sarasota Ballet, Alabama Ballet, Eugene Ballet Company, Nevada Ballet, Smuin Ballet, Ballet Pensacola, Columbus Dance Theater, The Ballet Theater of Maryland, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo and many other classic and contemporary dance companies.


The CCM Dance is a program with a ballet and contemporary dance emphasis for the dancer seeking top-level training and rigorous artistic, academic and studio curriculum. Key elements include:

  • Audition and performance opportunities with professional companies in the region while attending UC
  • Guest choreographers and artists in residence
  • Somatic studies (Alexander Technique, Pilates, Yoga)
  • On-site qualified professionals (physical therapists and athletic trainers)
  • Three large dance studios with observation booth