Dance major picked for U.S. tour of "Cats"; alum joins Stephen Petronio Company

Robert Burke

BFA Dance major Robert Burke (at right) has been chosen to perform on a year-long national tour of the musical Cats. The Tony-winning Andrew Lloyd Webber show ran for nearly two decades on Broadway, from 1982 to 2000. According to the show's website, Cats is the longest-running continuously touring show in U.S. history.

Meanwhile, recent BFA Dance alum Nick Sciscione has just signed with the renowned Stephen Petronio Company in New York City.