Dance Events

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Seating commences approximately 30 minutes prior to performance.

No one under the age of 8 admitted, including babes-in-arms; unless otherwise specified

One ticket admits one person.

Get On Up!

Nov. 30th - Dec. 3rd


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Directed by: Artistic Directors: Sarah Donohue and Jacquelyn Potts

Performed by: UVU Synergy Dance Company

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

Share dance as an art form, packed with exhilarating movement and innovative performances with live music from Salt Lake Citybased Funk Band Big Blue Ox, featuring the choreography of UVU faculty and students. Experience the freedom of dance. You'll want to get on up!

The Nutcracker

Dec. 10th - Dec. 20th


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Directed by: Artistic Director: Jacqueline Colledge

Performed by: Utah Regional Ballet

Location: Provo City Covey Center for the Arts
425 W Center Street, Provo Utah

Don't miss this delightful holiday tradition! Enjoy the scenery when Clara embarks on a magical journey through dancing snowflakes. Then, watch closely as Clara is entertained by the Sugar Plum Fairy and her royal court. Nothing will get you, and your family, in the holiday spirit quite like The Nutcracker.

Get to the Pointe

Jan. 19th - Jan 21st


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Directed by: Artistic Director: Mark Borchelt

Performed by: UVU Repertory Ballet Ensemble

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

Proudly featuring an exciting blend of classical and contemporary ballet, while fusing classical technique with contemporary execution, meant to excite both seasoned and neophyte enthusiasts. Dance is a powerful language.

Choreography Design Competition

Jan. 27th - Jan. 28th


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Directed by: Artistic Director: Jacqueline Colledge

Performed by: Utah Regional Ballet

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

Enjoy this 8th annual competition where innovative and passionate choreographers, both emerging and professional, are selected to experience a threeweek residency with URB. A feast for the senses and joy for the soul.

Snow White

Mar. 10th - March 18th


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Directed by: Artistic Director: Jacqueline Colledge

Performed by: Utah Regional Ballet

Location: Covey Center for the Arts

The URB is proud to present Snow White, a contemporary, romantic ballet that turns the Grimm Brothers' classic tale on its head. Never has deathbypoisonapple been so mesmerizing and entertaining.

MosAIC Hip Hop Showcase

Mar. 15th - Mar. 16th


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Directed by: Faculty Advisor: Ashley Kimsey

Performed by: UVU MosAIC Hip Hop Company

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

UVU's own Hip Hop Company debuted in 2013, spreading the love of Hip Hop and the talent of Utah's Hip Hop scene. Jampacked and slammed with surprises this year with performances by MosAIC, UVU Hip Hop Club, and many more talented special guest performers.

Surge

Mar. 30th - Apr. 1st


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Directed by: Artistic Director: Monica Campbell

Performed by: UVU Contemporary Dance Ensemble

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

Experience dancers, directors and guest choreographers unleashing their collective talents for an explosive evening of contemporary modern dance. This year, CDE is thrilled to work with Leandro Damasco, resident choreographer for Diavolo, the internationally renowned and transformative Architecture in Motion touring ensemble.

Capstone Senior Showcase

Apr. 20th - Apr. 22nd


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Directed by: Faculty Advisor: Doris Trujillo

Performed by: UVU Department of Dance Graduate Candidates

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

As a capstone to their experience at UVU, the graduating seniors pool resources and talents to create a collaborative showcase concert. The variety of styles exhibited promises all those who love dance will find something to enjoy. This group of graduate candidates will inspire.

Around the World

Apr. 27th - Apr. 29th


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Directed by: Company Directors: Christopher Williams and Tara Boyd

Performed by: UVU Ballroom Dance Company

Location: UVU Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater

All aboard for a worldwide, whirlwind tour of dance, as we explore dance from multiple continents and numerous countries. Appreciate how similar and how different dance is throughout the world.