Orchesis Dance Program
The Orchesis Dance Program is a Campus Recreation program that is open to University of Alberta students as well as the Edmonton community. Orchesis offers weekly ballet, contemporary modern and jazz dance classes at beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels throughout the academic year. Dancers have the opportunity to perform or choreograph in Dance Motif: A full-length, professional-caliber performance at the Myer Horowitz Theatre. Orchesis also offers a 6-7 day long, summer dance intensive to provide students training with local and national dance professionals. Orchesis celebrated its 50th anniversary in January 2015, making us the longest standing dance group program on campus.