Dance notes: Dancing about architecture, plus ballet showcases at BYU and U.

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The University of Utah departments of modern dance and architecture + planning will come together to build "Glyph," a multidimensional performance piece. For more information, contact Sara Pickett at 801-585-6237 or visit and

When • Wednesday, Feb. 13, 7-8:30 p.m.

Where • Natural History Museum of Utah, Rio Tinto Center, 301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $11; U. of U. students, faculty and staff, free with valid ID

'The Sleeping Beauty'

The Brigham Young University department of dance, theater and ballet will bring Sleeping Beauty to life in a staged ballet featuring the BYU Philharmonic playing Tchaikovsky's classic score.

When • Thursday and Friday, Feb. 14-15, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 16, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Where • Brigham Young University de Jong Concert Hall, Campus Drive and 1200 North, Provo

Tickets • $7-$14; visit; information at

U. of U.'s Ballet Showcase 2

Ballet Showcase is a collection of choreographic works created by the students of the University of Utah department of ballet.

When • Thursday, Feb. 14, 5:30 p.m.; Friday, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 16, 2 and 7:30 p.m.

Where • University of Utah Marriott Center for Dance, 330 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $12; U. of U. faculty/staff, $8; visit; information at or 801-581-7100

Utah Buddhist Arts festival

The event will feature an evening concert and art display hosted by Salt Lake City's Urgyen Samten Ling Gonpa.

When • Sunday, Feb. 17, 5:30 p.m.

Where • Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City

Information • Visit or call 435-219-9223.