All Events

Department Title w/ Director Info Description Date Location
poster The Romeo and Juliet Project
Director: D. Terry Petrie
Shakespeare's most famous tragedy is dissected and played from two vantage points: his and hers. Using a distinctive mix of film and live action, a classic story is given new perspective, new vision, and new life. Nov 21 | 7:30p
Nov 22 (matinee) | 2:00p
Nov 22| 7:30p
Noorda Theatre
poster Pointe 2 Pointe
Repertory Ballet Ensemble
Artistic Directors: Mark Borchelt & Nichole Ortega
The RBE is proud to feature our gifted student artists in an exciting blend of classical and contemporary choreography to excite the seasoned as well as the neophyte ballet enthusiast. Nov 21 | 7:30p
Nov 22 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Ice Breaker Jazz Festival Gala Concert
Jazz Ensembles
Director: David Fullmer
Revel in the grand finale of our annual UVU Jazz Festival featuring the energy and creativity of the host band and our Faculty Jazz Combo. Miles Davis said, 'don't play what's there, play what's not there.' Come and discover for yourself what he meant. Nov 24 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Carols at Advent
Chamber Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir & Concert Choir, Horn Choir
Conductors: Reed Criddle & Cherilyn Worthen, Jeb Wallace

Ring in the holiday season with our Choirs for the annual celebration of the carols. Let the carols of the holiday season jumpstart your Christmas festivities and brighten your winter. Dec 3 | 7:30p
Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom
poster Toot Suites
Wind Symphony
Conductor: David Fullmer

Indulge your musical sweet tooth with a delicious selection of some of the greatest suites ever written to satisfy your musical palette. Beware of cavities! Dec 8 (matinee) | 12:30p
Dec 8 | 7:30p
Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom
poster Let Christmas Shine?
Ballroom Dance Company
Company Director: Paul Winkelman
Celebrate the holiday season with a high-energy, family-friendly concert, featuring spectacular music, dancing, and dazzling costumes. Just when you think you know what's coming next, you will find the UVU Ballroom Dance Company Concert has an unexpected, surprise twist in store. Dec 11 | 7:30p
Dec 12 | 7:30p
Dec 13 (matinee) | 2:00p
Dec 13 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Holiday Night Live 2014
Theatre Production
Faculty Advisor: David Tinney

Written and directed by UVU students, this show employs original songs, sketches, and digital shorts to poke fun at the holidays and give unexpected twists to familiar holiday situations. Now in its ninth year, this popular production continues to keep audiences rolling in the aisles every Christmas. Dec 11 | 7:30p
Dec 12 | 7:30p
Dec 13 | 7:30p
Noorda Theatre
poster Bitter for Sweet
Opera & Symphony Orchestra
Artistic Director: Tyler Nelson
Conductor: Cheung Chau
Relish the Symphony Orchestra and the Opera together for the first time, in a fully staged performance of opera, operetta and musical theater's most famous scenes. Get into the holiday spirit with your favorite joyful and festive works to celebrate the holidays. Dec 12 | 7:30p
Dec 13 | 7:30p
Heritage High School
poster The Nutcracker
Utah Regional Ballet
Artistic Director: Jacqueline Colledge
Do not miss this delightful holiday tradition! Clara embarks on a magical journey through dancing snowflakes and is entertained by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her court. Dec 13 | 7:30p
Dec 15 | 7:30p
Dec 16 | 7:30p
Dec 17 | 7:30p
Dec 18 | 7:30p
Dec 19 | 7:30p
Dec 20 | 7:30p
Dec 22 | 7:30p
Covey Center for the Arts
poster The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Musical Theatre Production
Director: Rob Moffat
This wildly warm-hearted musical kicks off when the Music Hall Royale "puts on" its flamboyant rendition of an unfinished Dickens mystery. Edwin Drood disappears mysteriously one stormy Christmas Eve - but has he been murdered? And if so, whodunnit? The giddy playfulness of this play-within-a-play draws the audience toward one of Drood's most talked-about features, the audience votes on the solution as prelude to the most unusual and hilarious finale! Jan 15 | 7:30p
Jan 16 | 7:30p
Jan 17 (matinee) | 2:00p
Jan 17 | 7:30p
Jan 29 | 7:30p
Jan 30 | 7:30p
Jan 31 (matinee) | 2:00p
Jan 31 | 7:30p
Noorda Theatre
poster Accelerate
Synergy Dance Company
Artistic Director: Jacquelyn Potts
Synergy shares dance as an art form with explosive movement and innovative performances of guest artist, faculty and student choreography. Experience the freedom of movement and dance. Jan 22 | 7:30p
Jan 23 | 7:30p
Jan 24 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Choreography Design Project
Utah Regional Ballet
Artistic Director: Jacqueline Colledge
URB's 6th annual competition wherein innovative and passionate choreographers, emerging through professional, are chosen to experience a three-week Residency with the URB. It is a feast for the senses and a joy for the soul. Feb 6 | 7:30p
Feb 7 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Spring Choral Showcase
Chamber Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir & Concert Choir
Conductor: Reed Criddle & Cherilyn Worthen
Rejoice with our Choirs the coming of Spring in the warmth of the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. Feb 12 | 7:30p
St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral
poster Valentine's Day at the Rainbow Room
Jazz Ensembles
Director: David Fullmer
Swing back in time to the Big Band era and dance the night away with your sweetheart. Feast on a delicious dinner and then party to the music of the golden age. If you prefer to just dance, indulge yourself with the dessert buffet and the marvelous music. Special appearance by members of the UVU Ballroom Dance Team. Feb 14 Desert and Dancing
Feb 14 Dinner and Dancing
Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom
poster Dr. Calamari and the (Mad) Science of Music
Wind Symphony
Conductor: David Fullmer
Permit Dr. Calamari to bounce you through a mad scientist's attempt to explain exactly what music is ' and is not! You will leave more confused than ever because of his madcap fun and maddening antics. The Wind Symphony's second annual concert for kids will edify and educate while you laugh yourself silly. Feb 18 (matinee) | 12:30p
Feb 18 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Percussion UVU Features the Drum Set
Percussion UVU
Director: Doug Smith
When you think of percussion, what comes to mind? You probably first picture the drum set. We are running with that image and will, quite simply, ROCK OUT. Feb 23 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Concerto Night Side by Side
Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Cheung Chau
Once again thrill to our annual concerto competition concert featuring accomplished young soloists of the UVU Music Department. We mix and mingle talented young musicians from Utah Valley area schools. Feb 24 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
poster Peaks Jazz Festival Concert
Sonic Exchange & Jazz Ensemble
Directors: Caleb Chapman & David Fullmer
What is jazz? 'If you gotta ask, you'll never know,' said Louis Armstrong. Come and learn for yourself at the annual Peaks Jazz Festival Concert. You will leave saying, 'now that's jazz!' Feb 28 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater