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[23 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

More than 150 selected new works and projects are on display in this year’s annual Utah Valley University Student Art Show and Bachelor of Fine Arts Final Projects exhibition, which runs March 24 through April 25 at the Woodbury Art Museum.

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[16 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

As part of its commitment to engaged learning, Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts for Stage & Screen recently hosted it first-ever Rocky Mountain Summer Stock Theatre Auditions.

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[13 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

Classical guitarist Adam Kossler, winner of numerous of competitions, including the Columbus State University Guitar Symposium, East Carolina Guitar Competition, MANC International Guitar Competition, and Texas International Guitar Competition, will perform a free concert at Utah Valley University on March 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Library Lecture Hall (LI120).

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[13 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University will host a unique piano competition on March 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Science Building Auditorium. The competition is free and open to the public and offers young musicians an opportunity to share their talents with the community as well as compete for prizes, including cash awards and scholarships to the University.

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[12 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

“47 Minutes,” a short film directed by Utah Valley University film student Austin Wilson, won first place in the short film category at LDS Film Festival 2015, as well as receiving the audience choice award. The 20-minute film was also screened at the Independent Filmmaker’s Lounge during Sundance 2015,

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[6 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | KAdams@uvu.edu An evening of varied physical and emotional contemporary dance offerings is the focus of “Destinations,” a presentation by UVU’s Contemporary Dance Ensemble. Performances are scheduled for March 12-14 at 7:30 p.m. in the […]

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[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s hip-hop company, Mos.A.I.C (Most Artistic Inspired Creators) will feature high energy, student-choreographed pieces at its annual spring concert “Out of This World” March 26-28.

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[19 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University theater students will premiere a new play by one of the seminal playwrights for young audiences in the United States, “The Milk Dragon” by Suzan Zeder. She has been working on this epic fantasy on and off for nearly 50 years, and UVU has been developing the script, with the playwright in residence, for the past two years.

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[10 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

A panel of dance professionals will judge some of the best amateur ballroom dancers from Utah and Idaho Feb. 20-21 at the 2015 Dancesport Festival at Utah Valley University.

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[5 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced today, Feb. 5, that a historic $15.4 million has been raised for a new performing and visual arts building to be constructed on the Orem Campus. This is the largest amount of private funding […]

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[30 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s in-residence ballet company, Utah Regional Ballet, will present a diverse program on Feb. 6 and 7 in the Ragan Theater featuring choreography selected during the company’s annual Choreography Design Competition.

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[9 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]

Hidden Voices: Native Peoples, a collaboration between Utah Valley University’s Native American Initiative, Multicultural Student Services, Art & Visual Communication’s Photography Area and the Woodbury Art Museum, opens Jan. 13 at the UVU Woodbury Art Museum.

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[5 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’ five-time National Collegiate Dancesport champions will be sharing their talents in the “Let Christmas Shine” holiday performance Dec. 11-13 at the Ragan Theater in the Sorensen Student Center. This is the first time the dancers will be presenting a concert focused on the holidays.

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[5 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Ballroom Dance Back-Up Tour Team took first place in both the Standard Ballroom and Latin Formation Team events at last week’s National Collegiate Dancesport Championships held in Columbus, Ohio. The wins mean the University’s dancers are now the five-team undefeated National Collegiate Champions.

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

This year’s Utah Valley University Forgotten Carols scholarship recipients will be recognized at a Dec. 5 program, which will also include recognition of donors and a performance of Forgotten Carols, a musical holiday presentation by Utah musician Michael McLean. McLean established the scholarship specifically to help students who are struggling financially to finish their last year of school.