Dance Team

DANCE TEAM TRYOUTS for 2018-2019 Academic Year will be held on May 2 for all returning & incoming students.   For more information, contact VillanovaUDT@gmail.com.

The Villanova Dance Team is one of the most active and recognizable groups on campus and in the Villanova community. The team performs at all home football and men's basketball games as well as other athletic and campus events throughout the year. Additionally, VUDT is proud to represent Villanova each January at the UDA College Nationals Championship alongside our cheer team and mascot, Will D. Cat. The Villanova Dance Team practices 3-4 times a week and maintains an average GPA of 3.64.

Our campus/community involvement includes:

  • Performing pre-game, half-time, and sideline routines at Villanova football games
  • Performing time-out routines and Wildcat Walks at Villanova men’s basketball games
  • Performing at the Big East Conference Tournament and the NCAA Tournament
  • Performing for VU events and community service (including Hoops Mania, St. Thomas Day of Service, Special Olympics Fall Festival, Candidates' Day, 1842 Day, NOVA Dance, Homecoming, and Parents’ Weekend)
  • Attending UDA Summer College Dance Camp
  • Competing at UDA College Nationals in Orlando, Florida
  • Serving as ambassadors of Villanova by upholding, reflecting, and projecting the values of the University

 

If you are interested in learning more about the Villanova Dance Team, visit their website.

Dance Team
photo of villanova dance team
Dance Team Tournament
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Contact Us

Office of Music Activities
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: (610) 519-5050
Fax: (610) 519-7596
E-mail:  Visit our staff page.

Workshop Weekends
Be a Part of the Performing Arts

Rehearsals

Join one of our performing groups! Stop by a rehearsal!

Instrumental

  • Band - Mon & Tu 6-8pm.  St. Mary's Band Room.
  • Jazz Band - Wed 6-8pm, St. Mary's Band Room.
  • Orchestra - Mon 7:30-9:30pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  Strings only Thurs 6-8pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  

Choral

  • Villanova Voices - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Chapel
  • Villanova Singers - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Theatre

Theatre

  • Villanova Student Musical Theatre - To get involved, join us at a General Meeting, dates will be posted here near the start of the Fall Semester.   Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.
  • Villanova Student Theatre - Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.

Dance - most Rehearsals take place in St. Mary's Dance Studio.   Following is LAST YEAR's schedule.   This will be updated at the start of Fall '18.

  • Dance Company/Ensemble - Sun, 10-4:30; Mon 8-10pm; Wed 6-8pm
  • 'Nova Nassa - Sun, 8:30-11:30pm; Mon 10-11:30pm; Wed 8-11pm
  • Ablaze - Sun, 6:30-8:30pm; Tues 5:30-7:30pm
  • Irish Dance Team - Mon, 6-8pm; Tues 7:30-9:30pm; Thurs 8-11pm; Sat 1-3pm
  • Wazobia - Fri 4:30-7pm; Sat 9am-1pm
  • Superlative - Sun 4-6pm; Fri 2-4:30pm
  • Baila Latino - Tues 9:30pm-11pm; Sat 3-5

A Capella - schedules to be determined after fall auditions

  • Haveners
  • Minor Problem
  • Nothing but Treble
  • Sirens
  • Spires
  • Supernovas
  • Vocal Minority

Villanova Music Downloads

* vualmamater.pdf
VU Alma Mater Sheet Music
* alma_mater_band.mp3
VU Alma Mater Played by VU Band
* vufightsong.pdf
VU Fight Song Sheet Music
* alma_mater_singers.mp3
VU Alma Mater Sung by VU Singers
* fight_song.mp3
VU Fight Song Performed by VU Band