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Dance notes: 'A Chorus Line' in Logan, RDT's 'Time Capsule,' and Utah Ballet leaps into 'Swan Lake'

Published November 10, 2012 1:01 am
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Cultural confidential's 3-way smackdown

SB Dance presents a panel about the intersections between dance and performance. Artistic director Stephen Brown will be joined by Charlotte Boye-Christensen, the artistic director of Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, and multi-media artist Gary Vlasic. Each will be screening a video clip as a jumping-off point for a conversation with the audience.

When • Tuesday, Nov. 13, 8 p.m.

Where • Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center's black box theater, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $5 at www.arttix.org or at the box office

Info • www.sbdance.com/shows/cultconfi.php.

Flying high now

The Weber State University's Orchesis Dance Theatre performs its fall concert, featuring aerial dance, student performers and guest artist Charlotte Boye-Christensen, the artistic director of Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company.

When • Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 15-17, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Weber State University's Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 3750 Harrison Blvd., Ogden

Tickets • $9-$12, call 801-626-7000 or visit weberstatetickets.com.

A 'Time Capsule' of dance

Repertory Dance Theatre presents "Time Capsule," a multimedia guided tour through a 100-year legacy of dance, with works tied to the social and political environment in which they were created. The show also pays homage to the inventive spirit of legendary 20th-century choreographers, such as Merce Cunningham, Isadora Duncan, Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey and Michio Ito.

When • Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16-17, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $30; $15 students/seniors; at 801-355-ARTS or www.artTix.org

Info • Visit rdtutah.org.

'Swan Lake'

The University of Utah's Utah Ballet presents three acts of "Swan Lake," under the direction of artistic director Jay Kim and associate director Victoria Stocki. The two have a combined 23 years of performing the Mariinsky Theatre's version of the famed ballet and have worked to create costumes and staging true to the original.

When • Thursday, Nov. 15, 5:30 p.m.; and Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16-17, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Marriott Center for Dance's Hayes Christensen Theatre, 330 S. 1500 East, University of Utah campus, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $12; $8 U. faculty, staff/seniors; free for U. students; at kingtix.com or 801-581-7100

Info • www.finearts.utah.edu/upcommingevent/utah-ballet-swan-lake.

Another Mudson

The monthly informal works-in-progress dance series continues, featuring dancers as well as a dance film by Aniko Safran.

When • Monday, Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake Masonic Temple, 650 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Info • lovedancemore.org/mudson.






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