University of Pittsburgh
January 18, 2007

Pitt to Host High School Dance Workshop Feb. 10

The workshop is open to all skill levels and will include many types of dance
Contact:  412-624-4147

PITTSBURGH-In conjunction with the University of Pittsburgh Department of Health and Physical Activity's Community Leisure-Learn Program, Pitt's University Dance Ensemble will host a high school dance workshop from noon to 5 p.m. Feb. 10 in Trees Hall, Allequippa and Darragh streets, Oakland.

Pitt faculty and University Dance Ensemble dancers will offer beginner, intermediate, and advanced instruction in various dance genres, including contemporary, ballroom, African, and improvisational.

Since its inception 35 years ago, the Community Leisure-Learn Program has worked as an outreach program designed to increase health awareness and ensure optimization of the quality of life throughout the local community.

The University Dance Ensemble is a student organization open to all Pitt students seeking a greater appreciation and understanding of dance. For more information, visit

Registration is $25 and limited to 75 high school students; interested participants are encouraged to register by Feb. 3. For more information, call 412-648-8262 or visit