Dancers superimposed on the sillhouette of owl wings

Dances with Owls

at Rice Social Dance Society of Rice University

Results from the 2016 competition are up!
View them here!

Welcoming Dance and Workshop - November 4, 2016, Rice Memorial Center
Ballroom Master Class with John Elsbury & Beginner West Coast Swing Workshop with Kristen Humphrey and Brandon Parker
Dance showcase & Two SEPARATE socials (ballroom and WCS)

Competition Events - November 5, 2016, Rice Memorial Center
A variety of dances at Newcomer through Championship levels


2016 DWO is over. We will post the results online as soon as possible.

Thank you for coming, and we are looking forward to seeing you next year!

For information regarding registration, rules, eligibility requirements, scheduling, and other contest information, you can access 2016 DWO rulebook here.


Feel free to check out videos from Dances with Owls 2013 here!

Thanks to Jill Banta for taking them!

Videos from Dances with Owls 2014 here!

Videos from Dances with Owls 2015 here!

Still have questions?

For questions and comments, please email the event coordinator Agnes Jiang.

For questions about the Rice University campus and parking options: see campus maps and parking information online.

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