Upcoming Events

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Day of Dance for High School Students



Sunday, October 14

All Day Event

Brenau East Campus and Historical Gainesville Campus

Discover the opportunities you have as a dancer at Brenau, take classes with renowned guest teachers, meet with Brenau’s dance faculty, and view a live performance by the Brenau University Department of Dance and Gainesville Ballet Company. $25 non-refundable registration deposit. Space is limited. For more information click HERE.





The Fest of Ale:

Brenau’s Department of Dance and the Atlanta Botanical Garden Collaborative

Thursday, October 25

6:00 p.m.

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville ( 1911 Sweetbay Drive, Gainesville, Georgia 30501)

Come and engage in an evening of beautiful horticulture and dancing at the Fest of Ale Celebration. We will also have the Imaginary Worlds Mosaic Culture pieces all throughout the garden and an Ogre made of plants on the event lawn with dancers prancing and leaping in and around it.

Admission to Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville, is $8 for adults, free for Botanical Garden members.





International Week Dance and Music Event:
Ceol, Damhsa Agus Craic!

Thursday, November 1

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

Brenau University’s Dance and Music Department are collaborating to celebrate the Celtic sounds of Ireland with an exciting concert filled with traditional music, singing, and dancing. This concert is a part of International Week celebrated across Brenau’s campus with lectures, workshops, food tasting, and so much more.

Free and open to the public.



Evening of Dance:
Student Choreography Concert Featuring Senior Thesis Work from Mary Rose Gibson

Friday, November 2 – Saturday, November 3

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

This engaging concert offers an array of choreographic styles and nuances from emerging choreographers from the Composition II course as well as sophisticated choreography from senior Mary Rose Gibson.

Tickets available at the door: general admission $7; seniors, children under 12, and college students with a valid ID $5. Free admission for Brenau faculty, staff, and students with a valid ID.





The Nutcracker

Friday, November 30 – Sunday, December 2

Friday, November 30, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 1, 2 & 7:30 p.m.|
Sunday, December 1, 2 p.m.






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