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25 Years of Dance Diaspora

March 13, 2017
Hillary Hempstead
The Cleveland native began her dancing career at the age of three, and while she started out in classical ballet, she later transitioned into the modern dance and Afro-modern styles during her...


Dancers performing on stage

Oberlin Dance Fall Forward 2016

November 21, 2016
Communications Staff
Dance at Oberlin presented the annual Fall Forward show November 4-8 in Warner Main Space. All pieces were choreographed and performed by Oberlin students.

Students Perform in Fall Forward Showcase

November 23, 2015
Communications Staff
Students Aliya Tuzhilin (left) and Sakina Lavingia (right) combine their classical training in Odissi with contemporary influences to create Pallavi as part of the annual Fall Forward dance...

Improvised Movement

July 7, 2015
Communications Staff
"There are certain things that you can’t do in the world [without seeming] like a crazy person,” says Ann Cooper Albright, professor of dance and chair of the dance department. “But...