Obsidian Dance Repertory

Obsidian Dance Repertory is the official dance Ensemble for The Savannah State University, formed from the Department of Fine Arts, Humanities and Wellness. Obsidian Dance Repertory is the cultural ambassador for SSU, creating impact at home, in the community and abroad by representing the University through the discipline of dance.

Obsidian is steeped in tradition, culture and value so we demonstrate and celebrate SSU's excellence in performing arts.  Our goals include raising the visibility of dance, grown from SSU and into the local community, the region and beyond.

Obsidian Dance Repertory embodies the university’s commitment to dance as a fine art and cultural art form.  It is the agency by which students obtain real world experience and exposure in company life that is committed to nurturing career bound artists.

All members of Obsidian have access to high-level dance training, exposure into the industry, networking and performing opportunities, and travel. All members actively serve as ambassadors for Savannah State University and conduct themselves in the highest regard pertaining to technical and performance capacity as well as civility, professionalism and integrity, all in accordance with the SSU student code of conduct.