Text Only Version

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance


ShenCo Rising

ShenCo Rising: COVID-19 Reopening Plan

In addition to following Virginia and CDC guidelines, Shenandoah Conservatory continues to carefully review the most recent research and findings from industry-specific associations, in order to plan for a safe reopening in the fall. Each of our performance divisions (music, theatre and dance) have unique considerations regarding how safety measures may impact classes, rehearsals, applied […]

Continue Reading
Rosas Danst Rosas

Shenandoah Conservatory and DanceWorks Chicago Create Collaborative Virtual Performance That Speaks To Our Times

Shenandoah Conservatory’s Dance Division has teamed up with internationally renowned Chicago-based repertory company DanceWorks Chicago to create and present a virtual performance featuring selections from the iconic work “Rosas Danst Rosas” by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. The work premieres online on Shenandoah Conservatory’s Facebook page at 2 p.m. EST on Friday, May 8. A live […]

Continue Reading

Alumni Successes

Dot Kelly Shenandoah University Grad Student, Alumna, and 2019 Miss Virginia

Meet Miss Virginia

Shenandoah University graduate student Dorothy “Dot” Kelly ’18, B.F.A., is spending the first half of 2020 fulfilling a unique role: Miss Virginia.  Kelly, who was first runner-up at the pageant held in June 2019, assumed the role when then-Miss Virginia Camille Schrier was crowned Miss America in December 2019.  Kelly, 22, is pausing her studies […]

Continue Reading
Dot Kelly

Kelly ’18, ’21 Announced Miss Virginia 2019

When Miss Virginia, Camille Schrier, was crowned Miss America 2020, the first runner up — our very own Dot Kelly ’18, ’21 (Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, Master of Science in Performing Arts Leadership & Management) — became the new Miss Virginia 2019. Kelly is a Magna Cum Laude graduate and is currently pursuing […]

Continue Reading