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December 16, 2015

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. …

December 14, 2015

Choreographer and MFA Alum Chien-Ying Wang returns to set a piece on nine OSU dancers for the upcoming winter concert. Benevolence examines the power and strength of communal bonding and…

December 3, 2015
  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…
November 16, 2015

 

OSU Dance is sad to share the news of the passing of Jessica L Wilt,(MFA ’02).  She began her career as a dancer and musician, eventually realizing she wanted to contribute to the arts…

November 15, 2015

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.

 

Helen Alkire got Ohio State…

November 6, 2015

OSU Alum Randy Skinner returns to Ohio State to teach a jazz dance class for dance and theatre students on Friday November 13th.  He is an award-winning director, choreographer, and performer…

October 15, 2015

With heavy hearts, we mourn the passing of Dr. Vera Maletic. Vera served the OSU Department of Dance as a faculty member from 1977 to 2000.   An internationally renowned dance scholar, Vera wrote…

October 1, 2015

Kinga Szemessy, a Hungarian dancer and choreographer, visits OSU Dance this fall as an ArtsLink fellow. She has training in classical ballet, contemporary dance, contact improvisation, Hungarian…

September 22, 2015

OSU Dance mourns the loss of Cheri Mitchell, former Executive Director of Ballet Met. Our condolences to her family, friends, and the Central Ohio arts community, which she served throughout her…