Events

Ballroom Dance Company Spring Concert

Date: April 12, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Heritage Center Theater, 105 N 100 E, downtown Cedar City, UT
Category: Arts and Entertainment


SUU’S Ballroom Dance Company

Presents its Spring Concert, Looking Back

April 12 & 13, 2013

Jordan Spidle and Rachel Hinde SUU Ballroom Dance Company Members

Jordan Spidle and Rachel Hinde SUU Ballroom Dance Company Members photo by Jake Johnson

 

Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah: Riding the momentum from a successful California competition and popular Dancing with the Stars event in March, SUU’s Ballroom Dance Company presents its Spring Concert, Looking Back on Friday and Saturday, April 12 and 13, 2013 in the Heritage Center Theater, 105 N 100 E, downtown Cedar City, Utah. The Ballroom Dance Company is at its peak to give this spectacular end-of-year concert, which begins at 7:30pm. All tickets are general seating, and prices are $10 for general admission and $8 for all students. Tickets may be purchased by calling (435) 865-8375, emailing ballroomdance@suu.edu, or may be purchased at the door the night of the event.

Looking Back highlights the Ballroom Dance Company’s achievements from this past year and exhibits their masterful skills as they weave through formations while keeping time and connection with their partners. This concert showcases choreography from past and current SUU Ballroom Dance Company Directors. The well-known styles audiences have grown to love will be reinterpreted through dances like the smooth Foxtrot, sassy Salsa, aggressive Argentine Tango, celebratory Samba, romantic Rumba, jumpin’ Lindy Hop, and many more.

Of special note, there will be an SUU Ballroom Dance Company alumni reception following the Saturday performance, and all alumni of the Ballroom Company are invited to attend. No supplementary fees are required in addition to the purchase of the concert tickets. Alumni interested in attending the reception are asked to RSVP with their names and names of significant others attending to ballroomdancer25@gmail.com.

The Southern Utah University Ballroom Dance Company is one of SUU's outstanding performance groups. The company consists of three performing ensembles with more than seventy participating students. This outstanding group exhibits social and competitive ballroom dances that have developed and evolved both nationally and internationally. The SUU Ballroom Dance Company puts on several annual campus and community events including its Fall Concert, Dancing with the Stars, and this event, the Looking Back. This energetic dance company reaches out to the surrounding community offering frequent performances to local organizations and will keep you clapping your hands and tapping your toes as you are entertained by wonderful rhythms, beautiful costumes, and amazing formation ballroom dancing.

The SUU Ballroom Dance Company has toured throughout the United States, Europe, Canada, and Latin America receiving numerous accolades for their performances. The Ballroom Dance Company has quickly grown to become one of the premier performing groups on Southern Utah University campus. The company maintains a touring program that reaches cities across the United States and internationally.

Experience this thrilling exhibition of rhythm, skill, and spectacle as SUU’s Ballroom Dance Company presents its Spring Concert, Looking Back. For more information, visit www.suu.edu/pva/arts/ballroom



Contact: ballroomdance@suu.edu
(435) 865-8375