Center for Dance Education
The Mercyhurst Center for Dance Education (MCDE)
offers quality and supportive dance education dedicated to empowering confident and compassionate dance artists, performers and advocates.
Committed to excellence the center boasts ongoing and intensive programming that includes:
- Programming accredited by the National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD)
- Renowned faculty and musicians
- Affordable, diverse dance curriculum founded on kinesthetically sound practices
- A nurturing and safe environment for learning in state-of-the-art facility
- Education that encourages growth beyond technique through seminars and lectures
- Affiliation with Mercyhurst University Dance Department
*The 2014 Summer Dance Experience has been cancelled. Should you have any further questions, please call our dance department at 814-824-2256.
MCDE finds success within the realms of not only community outreach dance education through public open classes, but also through extended student opportunities, (such as study abroad, internships, dance intensives on site), as well as through guest artist residencies.