Career talk with Mark Stuver ’97.5

Sept 15, Friday
12:15 PM Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre

Mark has a BA in theater-dance and a Master's degree in Psychology. In addition to performing, directing and writing, he has worked as an executive advisor, teacher, coach, therapist, and trainer for organizations, actors, dancers, athletes, puppeteers, surfers, and individuals who defy description. He has served as an artist-ambassador on Bandaloop tours to India and China sponsored by the U.S. State Department and continues to perform, direct and scout for the company. He is also the recipient of numerous academic merit scholarships, honors and awards. Bring your own lunch. Sponsored by the Dance Program, the Mahaney Center for the Arts, and CCI. Free.

Dinner and Auditions

Sept. 14, Thursday
Welcome Back dinner before auditions
6:00 PM, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre
The dance program provides pizza and salad for this informal gathering offering an opportunity to socialize and catch up as a community. Free, let us know you will attend by contacting

 Sept. 14, Thursday
Fall Concert Auditions
7:00 PM, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre
Advanced student choreographers audition dancers for the annual Fall Dance Concert, Dec. 1-2, which includes the 2017 Newcomers’ Piece, directed by Julian Barnett. Dancers chosen for performance must attend a minimum of two approved technique classes consistently each week in order to be eligible to perform in program-sponsored events. Taking class supports the development of artistry, technical range, and performance skill. The Newcomers’ Piece is open to anyone who has not yet performed in a dance program-sponsored concert. All are welcome.

Co-curricular Classes

beginning September 18, 2017

These classes are free and open to the entire College community, register at the first class.

Yoga with Russell Comstock

Mon 5-6:15 PM, MCA 109

Beginning/ Intermediate Ballet with Barbara Doyle-Wilch

Tu 5:00-6:30 PM, MCA 109

Intermediate/ Advanced Ballet with Barbara Doyle Wilch

W 5:00-6:30 PM, MCA 109

General event information

All events listed are open to the public and are FREE unless otherwise indicated. For further information, call 802.443.3136. To join the MCA's electronic mailing list, visit

Tickets and information available at the Box Offices: Mahaney Center for the Arts and McCullough Student Center (802) 443.MIDD (6433)

Complimentary Ticket Policy

Before each show, Debby Anderson emails everyone in a dance or theatre class so they can order comps in advance. Complimentary tickets are NOT available on the day of the performance.

Everyone enrolled in a dance or theatre class, as well as dance majors, may get a total of 1 comp ticket for each program-sponsored performance.

If a student is participating in a dance, they can get a total of 2 tickets.

Tickets are NOT cumulative - each student can receive only up to 2 tickets per show, no matter their involvement.

The only exception is if the student is doing their Senior Work - Debby will work with the student directly for up to 4 tickets per performance.

If the student has any questions about the policy, email Debby Anderson (

Program in Dance

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753