Kenyon College

Department of Dance and Drama

Gambier OH 43022
Program Head Balinda Craig-Quijada
Phone 740/427-5285 Fax 740/427-5235
Website Contact Person Balinda Craig-Quijada


Balinda Craig-Quijada, Professor,
modern technique, ballet, composition, history
Julie Brodie, Professor, modern technique, ballet, composition, Labanotation, dance kinesiology
Kora Radella, Assistant Professor of Dance, modern dance, composition, contact improvisation

Visiting adjunct professor for 2012-2013
academic year:
CoCo Loupe, contemporary modern dance technique

Program Philosophy

The central object of study are the dance and the ways it is brought to life before an audience. A
very inclusive department that integrates itself
into the liberal arts experience and encourages participation of nonmajors as well as majors in all dance classes. Emphasizes learning by doing, integrating theory and practice, concert productions and choreography.

Degrees Offered BA
Undergraduate Majors major and minor in dance
Degree Requirements 16 units, 5.5 in dance Faculty 2 FT, 3 adjunct
Academic Facilities two studios
Production Facilities 186-seat proscenium stage, 389-seat thrust stage
Productions 2-3
Institution Type private, liberal arts
Location central Ohio
Enrollment 1,500
in department 100 participants, 6 majors, 2-4 minors
Annual Tuition $40,500 (includes room and board)
Financial Aid available

Student Company Kenyon College Dance Ensemble