creating new heights in modern dance

Perpetual Motion Dance presents its 14th original concert of contemporary and aerial dance entitled Wanderlust that will feature the company’s signature blend of stunning visuals and technical ingenuity. The concert will take place May 20th and 21st 8:00pm and May 22nd 2:00pm at the Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center.

will explore the desire to break the grid of our daily routines, pursuing new paths and experiences. Aerial apparatuses such as silks, harnesses, and iron squares will lift the performance off the ground and into the air. The choreography for Wanderlust will be created by director Michelle Moeller and company choreographers Kayla Jenkins, Alana Murray, Amy Nevius, Katie Noble, and Kilmyn Shae.

The company was awarded a matching grant from the Oklahoma Arts Council to assist in funding Perpetual Motion’s concert. Through state appropriations and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Oklahoma Arts Council funds over 1,200 events annually with an estimated total attendance of over 3.5 million. Projects funded by the Oklahoma Arts Council generally account for over $20 million in grants and matching funds distributed throughout Oklahoma’s economy throughout the state’s rural and urban communities.