Ballroom Dance Ensemble

What can you do as a dancer in this ensemble?

  • Dance
  • Perform in two major performances in our very own, Edgerton Theater
  • Possibly perform in various performances on and off campus
  • Compete (if desired)
  • Learn both American Smooth and American Rhythm styles
    • Fox Trot
    • Salsa
    • Waltz
    • Cha Cha
    • Tango
    • Samba and more...
  • Earn college credit

SHU Ballroom Dance Ensemble accepts all students! We encourage both male and female students to take charge of their passion to dance. We believe there is no better way to relieve stress and put aside a long day of academics than dancing your heart out! 

All members of the SHU Ballroom Dance Ensemble will have the opportunity to perform.

Our Mission

“To provide the opportunity for each and every student to pursue their passion for dance; we execute: enthusiasm, good will, pass no judgment, and consistently strive for both personal and physical growth. We aim to uplift one another in mind and spirit.  Most of all, we always act with extreme integrity! Let’s DANCE…!!

Audition Information

No prior audition is required for students interested in SHU Ballroom Dance Ensemble. All students are welcome to join and dance!

You must complete the dance survey if you are interested in the SHU Dance Program.

More Information

Jessica Berard
Assistant Director of Dance Programs
Sacred Heart University Performing Arts

View the SHU Dance Program Handbook - Ballroom