Category: Dance Reviews

Riverdance 20 at the Eccles Will Make You Want to Get Up and Dance

By Mary Brassard Riverdance 20 is playing right now at The Eccles Theater in Salt Lake City and you need to be here! I watched in awe the entire time, and my new life goal is to be a dancer with Riverdance. When you are enjoying a show so much, […]

Utah Metropolitan Ballet’s Peter Pan is Something to Crow About!

By Jennifer Mustoe Last December, I went to Utah Metropolitan Ballet‘s excellent The Nutcracker, and I was hooked–so when Peter Pan came up on the calendar, I gave the reviewing gig to myself. I hadn’t had enough ballet in December, and now, after the fantastic Peter Pan, I’m even more […]

Utah Symphony’s Dancing and Romancing at Abravanel Hall is as Fancy and Fun as it Sounds

By Amanda Berg Whittle Utah Symphony‘s Dancing and Romancing at the beautiful Abravanel Hall is exactly what it sounds like. Fun, classic music celebrating great early Hollywood artists such as Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Eleanor Powell, and Gene Kelly, as performed by talented Broadway performers Joan Hess and […]

BYU Theatre Ballet’s Carnival of the Animals Makes a Storybook Come to Life in Provo

By Whitney Sorensen BYU Theatre Ballet appeals directly to the children in the audience with its spectacular staging of Camille Saint-Saens’ Carnival of the Animals at the Harris Fine Arts Center in Provo. The dancers bring a menagerie to life onstage, each animal looking like a moving illustration from a […]