The Ohio State University Department of Dance bears witness to and shares in the pain of racism directed at Black lives. We want to add our voices, bodies and ideas to the national condemnation of the continued casual killings as we also turn inward, strengthening our commitment to anti-racist thought and action as a community.

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September 17, 2020

How was my summer vacation? Oh, the family and I frolicked on the beach for two months with ice cream dripping down our hands while we joyfully indulged in the long lazy sleepy summer days before…

September 16, 2020

Alumna Onjélee Phomthirath (BFA 2019) has been accepted into SALT2, the professional apprentice program of SALT Dance Company in Salt Lake City, UT. She joins alumni Amanda Colangelo (BFA 2019),…

September 1, 2020


This fall semester, the arts will be showcased on Ohio State’s Columbus campus in ways they haven’t before. Three outdoor tents will hold spaces for…

June 30, 2020

Ohio State Dance congratulates the Dance Notation Bureau on their 80th Anniversary! 

"Four girls gathered to discuss the notation differences and John Martin encouraged them to form a…