Breaking Bounds: Student Dance Concert

Date: November 13, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Randall L. Jones Theatre
Category: Arts and Entertainment

An evening of dynamic and original choreography created and performed by SUU students.
Nov. 13, 14, 15 & 16, 2013 at 7:30 pm
Randall L. Jones Theatre
Adult: $10.00, SUU Faculty/Staff: $8.00, Student/Child: $5.00
SUU students are admitted free to all events by presenting a valid student I.D. at the performance.

SUU Dance Concert, November 2012
Photo credit: SUU Dance Concert, November 2012. Photo: Karl Hugh

Creativity, inspiration and dance are brilliantly fused together in performance when SUU’s Department of Theatre Arts and Dance presents the pulsating Breaking Bounds: Student Dance Concert. This dazzling dance concert runs November 13 through 16th at SUU’s Randall L. Jones Theatre and performances begin at 7:30pm. Tickets are General Adult Admission: $10; SUU Faculty and staff: $8; Student & Youth: $5; and SUU students are admitted free with a valid I.D.

Mentored by SUU’s dance faculty, the concert spotlights the creativity of student choreographers who challenge themselves by putting their vision onstage as performed by their fellow students. The choreographers have evolved from the classroom to the rehearsal studio to creating art onstage. These student choreographers  have been mentored by SUU’s talented dance faculty: Kay Andersen, Chair, Theatre Arts and Dance Department; Paul C. Ocampo, Associate Professor of Dance; Chien-Ying Wang, Assistant Professor of Dance; and Denise Purvis, Assistant Professor of Dance.

Breaking Bounds features a vibrant variety of new works created by Tony Carter, Marissa Chavez, Heather Childs,Cameo Coburn, Abby Hall, Heidi Hertig, Audrey Jeannin, Danikka Johnson, Claire Julian, Kaitlyn Katter, Jana Kim, Dustin Liechty, Emily O’Donnell, Beth Snarr, Jessica Tracey and Alex Wall. 

These new works feature an extraordinary ensemble of student performers including Brook Allen, Kenzie Black, Tony Carter, Marissa Chavez, Rachel Chesnut, Heather Childs, Cameo Coburn, Soleil Cook, Taryn Crimin, Trinity Fletcher, Rachel Green, Abby Hall, Laycee Houghton, Sceri Ivers, Audrey Jeannin, Danikka Johnson, Mckenzie Jonely, Claire Julian, Kaitlyn Katter, Jana Kim, Amy King, Dustin Liechty, Chelsea Moya, Kourtney Nelson, Emily O'Donnell, Jade Olson, Jessica Romney, Danyel Rosewood,  Beth Snarr, Ashlie Stoddard, Kristen Stringham, Jessica Tracy,  Abby VanDyke, Alex Wall and Liesl Whitaker.

Come and experience dance that is stunningly realized and, often, defies gravity. Do not miss Breaking Bounds. For tickets, call the ticket office at (435) 586-7872, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm, or order online at