Dance Department

The Cypress College Dance Department is dedicated to providing a supportive environment where students receive a well-rounded education that will prepare them to transfer as dance majors or to teach, choreograph, and perform in professional venues.

The department offers

  • Modern, ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, Middle Eastern, Afro-Caribbean and more
  • An AA in Dance and a Dance Teaching Certificate


  • Celebrate dance with Cypress College at our "Celebration of Dance" dance concert December 1 through December 4. The performance features new choreography by Cypress College Dance Department Faculty and guest artists. Tickets are available online or at the Theater and Dance Department box office.

For more information:

Maha Afra 714-484-7207
Erin Landry 714-484-7202
Lynette Young, Dance Office Manager 714-484-7201

Maha Afra, department coordinator
Erin Landry

Arlene Brackett
Kimberly Gadlin
Christine Gerena
Sakina Ibrahim
Imara Quinonez
Cyrian Reed
Steve Rosa