Events

Legend of Timpanogos

Utah Regional Ballet

September 27,28 | 7:30pm

Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Nutcracker

Utah Regional Ballet

Dec 14th-21st | 7:30pm (2pm Sat)

Covey Center for the Arts, Provo

Choreography Design Project

Utah Regional Ballet

February 21, 22nd | 7:30 p.m.

Ragan Theater UVU

Romeo & Juliet

Utah Regional Ballet

March 20,21,22 | 7:30 p.m.

Covey Center for the Arts,Provo

Once Upon a Time

Utah Regional Ballet

May 15,16,17,19 | 7:30 p.m.

Scera Center for the Performing Arts, Orem

 
 

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.

HS Dance

Dance Workshop:


The Dance Department at Utah Valley University would like to invite you to join us on November 1, 2013 for an exciting dance workshop.  Students will be introduced to the wide array of dance and dance education opportunities that our program has to offer. During the workshop, students will have the chance to take classes, meet the faculty, and see an informal showing featuring many of the performing groups at UVU.  The workshop is designed to give students an experience that will communicate to them the great excitement we have for our department and the firm conviction we have that our department is going to be the place to continue their dance education.   The workshop welcomes all ability levels but will be most beneficial to those contemplating a future in dance. Please email Angie Banchero–Kelleher (angieb@uvu.edu) to reserve a spot. Space is limited, so please reserve early.

RDT/Rose Wagner Performance:

Legacy


This October, UVU Department of Dance BFA Modern majors will perform Missa Brevis a masterpiece by dance pioneer Jose Limon, with internationally acclaimed modern company, Repertory Dance Theatre. Limon's monumental work is a memento to cities destroyed during WWII and to those unconquerable qualities in human beings that compel the spirit to rise in hope and to survive. Dance students participated in a four -week intensive over the summer working side by side with professional 

dancers and former Limon dancer, Nina Watt. This project is the second opportunity that UVU dancers have had to work with RDT, having performed Commonplace by Susan Hadley last year, these professional connections are vital to student success upon graduation. Please join RDT and UVU dancers in Missa Brevis performed at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center in SLC. Visit www.rdtutah.org for tickets. Student tickets are available by calling 801-355-ARTS (2787). Students need to request the student pricing and will have to show ID when picking up the tickets.

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.

Celebrated Voices: A Festival of Latino and Hispanic Traditional and Contemporary Dance

Concert Series I

Featured Company: River North of Chicago

Community Concert - Jan. 14, 2014 7:30 p.m. Ragan Theater

Tickets:

  • $12.00 General Public
  • $10.00 Student
  • $ 25.00 Family (2 adults & 2 children)

Secondary School Matinee Concert - Jan. 15, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Concert Series II

Community Concert - Feb. 25th, 2014 7:30 p.m. Ragan Theater

Tickets:

    • $12.00 General Public
    • $10.00 Student
    • $ 25.00 Family (2 adults & 2 children)

Secondary School Matinee Concert - Feb. 26th , 2014 10:00 a.m.

Featured Performances by:

The Ririe Woodbury Dance Company in performance of a contemporary work, by Alicia Sanchez, Director of Compañía El Teatro de Movimiento, of Mexico and works of other prominent Latino choreographers; Flamenco artists from Cordoba, Spain Rafael Moreno accompanied by Alberto de la Paz in performance of traditional and contemporary Flamenco dance works, and the works of two emerging Latino choreographers.