High School Dance Day

Are you a sophomore, junior or senior interested in majoring in dance after high school? 

High School Dance Day is your opportunity to see what dance at Southern Miss can offer you!

You are invited to spend Friday, November 11, 2016 with us in the Theatre and Dance building.  Classes in ballet, modern dance, and improvisation/composition will be taught by our faculty.  Two levels of Ballet and Modern will be available.  In addition, all participants will receive a complimentary ticket to the Fall Dance Concert, featuring the Southern Miss Repertory Dance Company. Lunch is provided.


  • 9:30-10 a.m. Registration
  • 10-11 a.m. - Showings from RDC, RDC2 and student works
  • 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - Ballet I & II
  • 12:15-12:45 p.m. - Lunch (provided)
  • 1:00-2:15 p.m. - Modern Dance I & II
  • 2:15-3:30 p.m. - Improvisation/Composition
  • 3:30-3:45 p.m. - Student showing
  • 3:45-7:30 p.m. - Dinner on your own
  • 7:30 p.m. - Fall Dance Concert

For a nonrefundable fee of $20, you can participate in all these activities.  Make your reservations early; spaces fill up quickly. FIRST PAID, FIRST REGISTERED. 

You will receive an email confirming receipt of payment. The deadline for receipt of entry fee is Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

Simply submit the form below and mail a check or money order to: 

The University of Southern Mississippi

Department of Dance

High School Dance Day

118 College Drive # 5056

Hattiesburg, MS  39406-0001