Here is a list of dance concerts slated for the upcoming week:
- UNIVERSAL BALLET OF KOREA will present "Swan Lake" at the Dixie Center Cox Performing Arts Theater at Dixie College in St. George, Tuesday, March 24. Curtain is 8 p.m.Tickets are on sale at the Dixie College ticket box office, $12 for adults and $9 for youths.
The Universal Ballet of Korea, directed by Julia Moon, was founded in 1984 in Seoul and features more than 50 dancers from all over the world, with more than 70 works in its repertoire.
This performance of "Swan Lake" will also include nine local dancers from Gretchen Rowe's Ballet Arts of Southern Utah.
- BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY'S Living Legends will represent Native American, Latin American and Polynesian culture in a 90-minute performance Thursday, March 26, in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center at BYU.
Evening curtain is 7:30 p.m. and there will be an afternoon matinee at 2 p.m.
Tickets are $9 and $7 at the Fine Arts Ticket Office. Tickets can also be reserved by calling 801-378-4322.
- SYNERGY, Utah Valley State College's modern dance company directed by Kathie Debenham, performs "Going Places" Thursday and Friday, March 26 and 27, in the Bullock Ragan Theatre. Curtain for both performances is 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are available through the Campus Connection at 801-222-8797, or at the door each night from 6:45 p.m. Tickets cost $5 for general admission and $4 for students with IDs.
One of the works included in the evening's lineup is "The Gateway," choreographed by Debenham and former Repertory Dance Theatre member Kim Strunk.
- BYU'S DANCENSEMBLE will take the Dance Studio Theatre stage (185 Richards Building) at BYU for a two-night engagement Thursday and Friday, March 26 and 27. Curtain is 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $3 and can be purchased Monday-Friday, from 1-4 p.m. at the Dance Studio Ticket Office, 165 Richards Building. Tickets will also be available at the door.
The works are all choreographed and produced by students.
- KISMET DANCE COMPANY will feature a weekend of Middle East dance at the Marriott Center for Dance on the University of Utah campus Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28.
Friday's performance, which begins at 8 p.m., will feature the Kismet School of Danse Orientale's annual spring concert. Admission is $10 at the door or $8 in advance at the Kismet Boutique, 1760 S. 1100 East.
Saturday's events welcome Fat-Chance-Belly-Dance, a world renowned company from San Francisco specializing in "American Tribal" style belly dance. Also on tap for the evening is the local Desert Orchid Dance Company and Kismet Dance Comany.
Tickets are $15 in advance at the Kismet Boutique or $20 at the door.
- A GROUP OF LOCAL DANCERS will present "The Proving Ground, An Evening of Performance" at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway (300 South), Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28. Curtain is 7:30 p.m.
Choreographers Stephen Brown, Mary Johnston Coursey, Alex Caldiero, Bob Elsen, Melissa Heston, Jim Moreno, Doris Trujillo, Jana Trueblood and Carolyn Wood have all contributed works to the performances.
Tickets are $10 for general admission, and are available through ArtTix at 355-ARTS (2787).
- BALLET WEST will complete its two-weekend run of "Feel the Beat" at the Capitol Theatre, Friday and Saturday, March 27-28. Evening curtain is 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee March 28.
Tickets are available through ArtTix at 355-ARTS (2787).
"Feel the Beat" is a program conceived by Ballet West and renowned choreographer Jaques d'Amboise. The performances feature Ballet West artists and some 150 fifth-graders from Bennion and Whittier elementary schools.