Teena Marie Custer, Guest Artist Residency

December 16, 2015
Teena Marie Custer

Teena Marie Custer, a street dance artist and practitioner based in Pittsburgh, PA, has been commissioned to set her original work, The Shadow Walk on a select ensemble of OSU Dance students.  Choreographed in 2012, this contemporary piece has toured the country and

New Dance Film by Mitchell Rose

December 3, 2015
Still from new dance-film Targeted Advertising by Mitchell Rose
Associate Professor Mitchell Rose has just released his latest work online; a sci-fi comedy drone short film entitled Targeted Advertising.  This dance-film was shot by the department two years ago, and features dancers from Ohio State University,

In Memorium: Helen P. Alkire

November 15, 2015
Helen Alkire began her training with Stella J Becker, circa 1920

With heavy hearts, we share the news that Helen Alkire passed away early Saturday morning, November 14, 2015, in her home on the Alkire farm in Orient, Ohio.