Kind words for Vera Maletic

December 22, 2015
Vera Maletic

Many have expressed condolences and shared their appreciation for Professor Emeritus Dr Vera Maletic. The collection of kind words follows:

Katie Vickers to teach and perform in January 2016

December 18, 2015
Katie Vickers

The Ohio State University Department of Dance is pleased to welcome back BFA alum Katie Vickers to teach and perform. One of our guest artists for January of 2016,  Katie will share her work informally and talk with students about her international career.

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.