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"An Evening of Dance" with SUU's Ballroom Dance Company

November 15, 2010
Category: Arts


The movement is dynamic, the music is exhilarating, the colors are vibrant and as entertainment, the night is pure magic! Southern Utah University’s Ballroom Dance Company presents “An Evening of Dance” Friday and Saturday, November 19 and 20, in the Auditorium Theatre. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students and youth.

Featuring three performance ensembles made up of more seventy students, the SUU Ballroom Dance Company has created a lively program which includes the dancers performing a variety of pieces showcasing Latin, Ballroom and Social Dance styles. “An Evening of Dance” promises to be a high energy and pulsating dance performance that is not to be missed.

The Southern Utah University Ballroom Dance Company is one of SUU's outstanding performing groups. The company consists of three performance ensembles with more than seventy student participants. The focus of the group is performing ballroom dances such as the electric American swing, the elegant waltz, the rhythmic samba of Brazil and many more. The SUU Ballroom Dance Company puts on several campus and community events annually including fall showcase, spring showcase, and Dancing with the Stars. In addition the company reaches out to the surrounding community frequently doing performances for local organizations. This energetic group will keep you tapping your feet as you are entertained by wonderful music, 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 the Southern Utah University campus. The company maintains a touring program that typically reaches cities across the United States and internationally.

Enjoy the dazzling and sophisticated movement as well as the sights and sounds of SUU’s Ballroom Dance Company’s “An Evening of Dance.”

Contact Information:
Michael French
435.865.8667
michaelfrench@suu.edu