Category: Dance Reviews

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 […]

Ballet West’s Evergreen Nutcracker Gets Spruced-Up

Ballet West Presents The Nutcracker December 2017

By Trevor W. Brackney Ballet West’s The Nutcracker is this year’s must see holiday show! It is going on now through December 30, 2017 at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City. Be sure to leap into action quickly, however, as this show has been experiencing record-breaking ticket sales, and justifiably so. […]