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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.

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[19 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Addison Marlor, a vocal performance major at Utah Valley University, was one of three winners at the 2013-14 Utah District Auditions of the Metropolitan Opera National Council held in Salt Lake City Nov. 15.

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[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Faculty and students from Utah Valley University’s Music Department are joining forces Friday, Nov.14, to offer an evening of music inspired by war including Vaughan Williams’ “On Wenlock Edge” and Shostakovich’s “Chamber Symphony.” The concert, titled “Requiem of Battle,” will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater of the Sorensen Student Center.

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[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

More than 60 original works of art created by Utah Valley University faculty members from the Department of Art and Visual Communications are on display through Dec. 20 at the Woodbury Art Museum.

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[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

The University of Utah’s Chamber Choir will be performing Joby Talbot’s “Path of Miracles” on Nov.11 at Nu Skin in Provo. This epic story is told in dozens of languages has never been performed in Utah and is the musical depiction of the pilgrimage across northern Spain to the remains of the Apostle St James in Santiago

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807                                   Theater and film students at Utah Valley University spent the summer preparing for this month’s production of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy, “Romeo and Juliet,” from two vantage points […]

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[24 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

For more information: Traci Hainsworth | 801-863-6739

Utah Valley University’s Repertory Ballet Ensemble will present “Pointe 2 Pointe,” the group’s annual concert on Nov. 20 and 21 in the Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater at 7:30 p.m. This year’s concert includes five numbers, the premiere of two new pieces as well as a restaging of three additional numbers.

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[20 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Symphony Orchestra and the Utah Valley Youth Symphony, both under the direction of Cheung Chau, will be performing “An Evening of Classics” on Nov.1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom.

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[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s theater department will present a moving and inspiring story, “Bocón,” Nov. 10, 14 and 15 at 1 p.m. in the Noorda Theatre.

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[15 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s guitar recital, “Alive,” on Oct. 22 will feature the richness of chamber music with the intimacy of a solo performance. The recital begins at 7:30 p.m. at Centre Stage in the Sorensen Student Center.

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[24 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

A real dirt floor, the scent of orange blossoms, and action completely surrounding audience members are all part of creating a completely immersive experience for those watching Utah Valley University’s production of “Blood Wedding,” a tragedy by Spanish dramatist Federico Garcia Lorca that opens Sept. 25 and runs through Oct. 11 in the Noorda Theatre.

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[6 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Regional Ballet, Utah Valley University’s resident ballet program, will celebrate William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday by retelling the tragic story of two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families. Scheduled for Sept. 25-27, the classical ballet performance will be performed to the music of Sergei Prokofiev.

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[22 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Ballroom Dance Team recently returned from a 10-day tour in Beijing and Kaiyuan, China, where team members performed at the 2014 “Meet in Beijing” Youth Dance Festival and represented the University in a whirlwind of both formal and informal performances and cultural exchange opportunities.