As a capstone to their experience at UVU, the Dance Department's graduating seniors pool their resources and talents to create a collaborative concert. The variety of styles exhibited promises that all dance lovers will find something to enjoy. These are among the finest groups of graduates we have seen and their show is sure to delight and inspire.
Faculty Mentor: Doris Trujillo
One of the most popular and successful plays of all time; the story pits the highly eccentric Sycamore family against the uptight Kirby family, resulting in chaos, confusion, understanding, and love.
Director: Laurie Harrop-Purser
When a boy wishes for a monster, and his sister wishes for more peas, they get a pea-headed monster determined to be part of their family.
Director: James Arrington
Noorda Theatre Centre for Children and Youth
Sometimes the main course can be just appetizers, as Spain has taught us with the popular tapas style of dining. Gorge on our tribute to the tastiest bits of music in the percussion repertoire. This concert is sure to satisfy your musical palate while leaving room to satisfy your sweet tooth with our exceptional dessert bar.
Director: Doug Smith
Sorensen Center Centre Stage
This theatre favorite features ten 10-minute plays written, directed and acted entirely by UVU Theatre students. Come checkout a variety of stories and a broad range of genres and styles. 'If you don't like it, wait ten minutes!'
Faculty Advisor: TBA
exBox Theatre, GT 627
Let our dancers enthrall you with spectacular dancing, swirling dresses, vibrant energy, and engaging melodies straight from the Broadway stage. Any concert that leaves you singing and dancing around your home days later is a concert worth experiencing.
Company Director: Paul Winkelman
Ballroom Dance Company
Mozart's comic masterpiece Cosi? fan tutte (translated as All Women Are Like That) is the final collaborative masterpiece of Mozart and librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte. It has survived as one of the most frequently performed and loved operas of all time. The premise involves two soldier friends who are confident that their fiancees, who are sisters, will be forever faithful no matter what might challenge their love. A jaded philosopher friend bets them that over the course of a day he can prove them wrong and bribes the sisters maid to play along. The rules are for 24 hours the men must act as ostentatious foreigners and try to seduce the other's fiancee without giving away their identity. Discover why the men conclude that, 'all women are like that' and decide who's side you are on.
Artistic Director: Marc Reynolds
Conductor: Cheung Chau
UVU Opera & Symphony Orchestra
Heritage High School