Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Cheerleaders 
The Cheerleaders are a group of students who promote school spirit and participation in intercollegiate athletics. This group cheers at all football and basketball contests. Try outs for this squad are conducted once each semester. Participants can receive academic, physical education credit for their involvement.
Advisor:  Renee Baker
 

Chorale  
Dickinson State University Chorale is the principal vocal ensemble on campus. The group performs choral literature from Renaissance to contemporary. Participants are offered one hour of academic credit and meet four times per week. The Chorale performs in concert at least once each semester and takes frequent tours. 
Advisor:  Dr. Bruce Southard  


Choral Union 
The Choral Union is a large choral ensemble comprised of University students and interested community members from the region.  Participation is open to any interested singer.
Advisor: Joel Walters


Concert Band 
This group meets three times per week to prepare music for concerts and tours. Requirements include the student's having performed in high school organizations and possessing a willingness to work with a great group of students. The individual need not be a music major or minor to participate in this group. 
Advisor: Dr. Jeremy Wohletz

 

Jazz Band  
Requirements for this group include the performance of an instrument used in jazz band: saxophone, trumpet, trombone, drum, bass, guitar, or piano. The individual need not be a music major or minor to participate in this group. 
Advisor: Dr. Jeremy Wohletz

Pep Band  
This instrumental group performs for home football and basketball games. It is made up of players from the concert band.  
Advisor: Dr. Jeremy Wohletz

 

University Players 
The club exists to promote the theatre arts within the University and community of southwest North Dakota. The Players also serve to encourage student participation in the theatre arts and enrich the existing DSU Theatre Department. 
Advisor: Jarvis Jahner