Modern Dance


Dance is a popular way to express one's feelings and emotions. One genre of dance is modern dance, which is serious theatrical dance forms that are distinct from both ballet and the show dancing of the musical comedy or variety stage.

The Second Generation in America

Later Dancers

The Combining of Forms

In Rochester New York Garth Fagan Dance also operates a modern dance school offering classes for both children and adults. Garth Fagan Dance is a locally-based internationally renowned dance company founded by Garth Fagan. The company travels all over the country and world and also performs locally a few times a year.