Dance Events

Title w/ Director Info Description Date Location
poster UVU Dancesport Classic
The Department of Dance hosts a DanceSport Classic where hundreds of competitive ballroom dancers gather to compete in a wide variety of dance styles, age groups, and skill levels. Top couples from Utah and neighboring states will impress the judges and dazzle audiences with their waltz, tango, cha-cha and samba, to name a few. Nov 1 | 9:00a
Large gym, PE building rooms 142 and 144
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 20 | 7:30p
Nov 21 | 7:30p
Nov 22 | 7:30p
Ragan Theater
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 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 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


Utah Regional Ballet is Utah Valley University's professional company in residence. UVU students who audition for the company and are selected to work with the professional company and have the opportunity to perform while completing their degrees at the University. Utah Regional Ballet is a non-profit organization that provides stellar performances for the community, such as Nutcracker, Cinderella, Legend of Timpanogos, Peter Pan and a Mid summer Nights Dream. Neo--classical and contemporary programs include the works of George Balanchine,Alan Hineline, Kim Strunk, Heather Gray, Troy Mundy and more. Utah Regional Ballet has been a member of Regional Dance America/Pacific since 1987. Utah Regional Ballet's outreach programs include lecture demonstrations and performances for 2500 K-9 students each year.


UVU DANCESPORT CLASSIC 

march classicNovember festival

Choreography Design Project:

Is an annual choreographic competition, where talented choreographers may apply to attend a residency with the company and create a work to be performed in concert. For complete details and application forms visit our link at www.UtahRegionalBallet.org

Regional Dance America-Pacific is an association of ballet companies dedicated to the pursuit of excellence through performance, education, networking, and promotion of the art of dance throughout the Pacific Region. Utah Regional Ballet has been an honor company in the organization since 1987.  Each year the company dancers are adjudicated by professionals in the world of dance, and then travel to the festival and perform the works selected.  While attending the festival, our students audition and receive major scholarship opportunities for studies in summer program throughout the United States. Many URB dancers have won awards for their choreography.