School of Music, Theatre
and Dance
Varner Hall, Room 207
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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Academic Office: (248) 370-2030
Box Office: (248) 370-3013
Fax: (248) 370-2041
mtd@oakland.edu

Performances

2017-2018 Production Schedule

Eisenhower Dance On the Move
Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 8 p.m. (7:30 p.m. prelude)
Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 2 p.m. (1:30 p.m. prelude)

Experience the best of contemporary dance at Eisenhower Dance’s dazzling season opener. Nationally known for its virtuosic athleticism and creative artistry, one of Oakland University's resident professional dance companies will present an exhilarating program of premieres and audience favorites. From drama to comedy to pure virtuosic movement, you won't want to miss the excitement.
$18 general, $10 students

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Oakland Dance Theatre and OU Repertory Dance Company
Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Oakland Dance Theatre and OU Repertory Dance Company present their annual showcase featuring works choreographed by OU dance faculty,  as well as guest artists Darby Wilde, Lauren Edson and Shaun Boyle, along with a combined Eisenhower Dance and Repertory Dance Company work by Stephanie Pizzo.

$14 general, $8 students
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Senior Dance Concert
Friday, March 2, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Graduating seniors present solo and group works in two concerts.

$8 all seats
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Young Choreographers Forum
Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2 p.m.


Oakland Dance Theatre and OU Repertory Dance Company present their annual showcase, featuring works choreographed by talented Oakland University student choreographers and guest artist Demetrius Tabron.  
$14 general, $8 students
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Take Root in I Have A Story To Tell You   
Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.


Take Root, the professional contemporary modern dance company co-founded and directed by OU dance faculty Thayer Jonutz and Ali Woerner, performs their annual concert at Oakland University. The group is known for their intricate partnering, thought provoking details and unrestricted vision. The 2 p.m. performance on April 21 will begin with a special presentation by the Dance for Parkinson’s Disease class.
$14 general, $8 students
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