Kellis McSparrin Oldenburg

Adjunct Instructor of Dance

Kellis McSparrin Oldenburg is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher from Clinton, Mississippi.  In 2010, she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from the University of Southern Mississippi.  Following her undergraduate studies, she moved to New York City to pursue her master’s degree in dance at New York University, graduating from Tisch School of the Arts with a Masters of Fine Arts in 2012.  Kellis is a former instructor of dance at Belhaven University in Jackson, MS.  She specializes in ballet, contemporary, jazz and musical theatre techniques, and she has also orchestrated a freelance choreography business for the past nine years.  Kellis and her husband, Kirk, currently live in New Orleans, where she is a dancer and choreographer for Marigny Opera Ballet.