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MIDLAND UNIVERSITY DANCE

MIDLAND DANCE COMPANY

Dance Company members take weekly classes throughout the year and have multiple performance opportunities in all areas of the arts! Opportunities include dance video projects, Colors of Christmas, Festival of the Arts, musicals, and the Spring Dance Showcase.

GAME DAY TEAM

We have two teams of Game Day Dancers who perform at Basketball, Football, and Volleyball games throughout the year!

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PREMIER DANCE COMPANY

Premier Dance Company is a hand-picked group of dancers who are passionate about performing, choreography, and teaching. These dancers will have the opportunity to travel to studios to teach master classes, lead classes on campus, and participate in performances on and off campus.

WARRIOR WILDFIRE COMPETITION TEAM

The competition team represents Midland University as the NAIA official athletic team. As 4X National Champions, the team participates in several competitions throughout the year and perform at the occasional home game.

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KATIE SPEICHER,

DIRECTOR OF DANCE, HEAD DANCE COACH

B.S., Chapman University

A native of Miami, Florida, Katie was a member of the nationally ranked Coral Reef Dance Team and won multiple titles through UDA and ADA. She also trained under Amanda Tae as a member of the Focal Point Dance Company in Miami and had the honor of performing at the Capezio A.C.E. Awards in New York City. After high school, Katie joined the Young Americans- a non-profit music outreach organization based out of Southern California. As a Company Manager, Casting Director, and Performer, Katie traveled all over the world and taught performing arts workshops to over 20,000 students. Katie is an alumnus of Chapman University in Orange, California where she received her B.S. in Business Administration with Magna Cum Laude honors. Katie is thrilled to be part of the Warrior Family here at Midland. Accomplishments include 2 GPAC Championships, 2 Regional Championships, 1 National Championship, and the 2019 NAIA Competitive Dance Coach of the Year.


Contact Katie by calling 402.941.6488 or by emailing speicher@midlandu.edu.


AMBER WILSON, GRADUATE ASSISTANT OF DANCE

Contact Amber by emailing wilsonaj03@midlandu.edu.

 

Ready to join the Warrior Family?