The University of Oklahoma School of Dance welcomes you to our 2017-2018 season of exciting performances, guest artists in residence, workshops, auditions and special events.

We hope you will join us at one of this season's spectacular performances or delightful special events!

For information about the University of Oklahoma, check out For information about all the arts at the University of Oklahoma, go to the Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts web site.

For performance tickets, contact the box office at 405-325-4101, Monday through Friday 11:30am to 5:30pm.

Tickets can also be purchased online at

Young Choreographers' Showcase

January 25-28, 2018 
Reynolds Performing Arts Center (Holmberg Hall)

A perennial favorite, Young Choreographers' Showcase features new and innovative choreography created by School of Dance students. Featuring dance pieces from the full spectrum of movement styles, Young Choreographers' Showcase never fails to entertain and inspire.

YCS 2018

Contemporary Dance Oklahoma

March 2-4 and 9-11, 2018 
Elsie C. Brackett Theatre

Contemporary Dance Oklahoma examines the creative range of modern dance, featuring pieces that are abstract, mood-inspired, and narrative. Guest choreographer David Hochoy of Dance Kaleidoscope joins OU faculty choreographers Austin Hartel and Roxanne Lyst. Enjoy this exploration of the human condition expressed by the dynamic power of our dancers.

SummerDance! Dance & Dessert 2018

Dates TBA, 2018 
Reynolds Performing Arts Center, Room 3002

 Join us for an exhilarating dance performance featuring Oklahoma Festival Ballet and Contemporary Dance Oklahoma. Each performance will be followed by a champagne reception where you can meet and mingle with the dancers and choreographers!


Past Performances

Oklahoma Festival Ballet

November 3-5, 9-10 and 12, 2017 
Elsie C. Brackett Theatre

Join us for an evening of contemporary and classical ballet featuring Swan Lake, one of the most beloved of all classical ballets. Swan Lake is a balletic fairy tale of love promised and challenged by evil, in a magical lakeside setting. In addition, guest choreographer Trey McIntyre delights audiences with his innovative contemporary ballet; joining School of Dance faculty Mary Margaret Holt, Jeremy Lindberg, and Clara Cravey Stanley.

OFB 2017