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BYU Winterfest 2022

29 January — 13 March 2022
9:00 PM — 2:00 AM UTC
BYU Ballroom Dance Company
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Tickets: $15, ticket required
Location: Conference Center Theater60 North Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah
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Join us for several dance ensemble and musical performances from January 22 through March 12.

All events will be in the Conference Center Theater.

Attendees at any event on Temple Square are required to wear masks and be vaccinated if in the eligible age categories. See all event guidelines here.

Parking

Parking free with ticket in the Conference Center.

About BYU Performing Groups

Living Legends

January 29
Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU Living Legends

Celebrating the native cultural heritage of North and South America and the South Pacific, Living Legends presents a vibrant spectacle of energy, music, costume, and dance. As they take the stage, talented performers of native descent capture the rhythms of Polynesia, portray the fascinating legends of Native American people, and dazzle the senses with the energy of Latin America. Both the lavish attire and the intricate choreography are authentic representations of the showcase cultures.

Jazz Legacy

February 4
Shows at 7 p.m.

BYU Jazz Legacy

Nothing conjures up the vision of 1920s America more than the swinging music of the dixieland styled BYU Jazz Legacy Band. As guest performer at international jazz festivals, Jazz Legacy has earned an international reputation quality peformance — while its repertoire of Dixieland standards and their fast-paced stage show has won it a name for entertainment at schools, conventions, and civic concerts. Featuring clarinet, trombone, trumpet, piano, banjo, drums, and bass, Jazz Legacy brings back the memories of a bygone era.

International Folk Dance Ensemble

February 12
Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU International Folk Dance Ensemble

With a beautiful array of ethnic costumes and props, International Folk Dance Ensemble presents a program of dances from more than a dozen nations, including Ukraine, Russia, Korea, Poland, Mexico, and the United States.

Since 1964, the ensemble has represented the United States and American culture at folk dance festivals throughout the world, including the festival held in conjunction with the 1988 Seoul Olympics, and the festivals in Haifa, Israel; Confolens, France; and Billingham, England. In addition, the group regularly presents its international repertoire throughout the United States and Canada. Regardless of focus–international or American– Folk Dance Ensemble is highly acclaimed by thousands for its skillful dancing, artistry, and energy.

Theatre Ballet

February 18
Shows at 7 p.m.

BYU Theatre Ballet

Brigham Young University’s top ballet company, Theatre Ballet, originates in the Department of Dance in the College of Fine Arts and Communications. BYU is one of the nation’s largest private universities, with an enrollment of approximately 32,000 students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

Ballroom Dance Company

February 19
Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU Ballroom Dance Company

The BYU Ballroom Dance Company is recognized both nationally and internationally as a treasured and unique university dance ensemble. Their new show, Come Alive, is a spectacular show that presents ballroom dance in a theatrical environment with a contemporary point of view. Its innovative choreography is compelling, engaging and just plain fun! Audiences will be fascinated as couples dance a romantic waltz and will feel the energy as the company moves to the infectious rhythms of Latin America. Additional surprises throughout the performance make Come Alive a family-friendly show that should not be missed.

Contemporary Dance Theatre

February 25
Shows at 7 p.m.

BYU Contemporary Dance

Organized in 1975, Contemporary Dance Theatre (formerly known as The Dancers’ Company) has performed throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, South America, east Asia, South Africa, Turkey, Australia, and Israel. Contemporary Dance Theatre explores the different forms of communication and interactions of all lifestyles with a balance of lighthearted performances and moving choreography.

Noteworthy

February 26
Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU Noteworthy

Noteworthy, one of BYU’s top a cappella ensembles, is comprised of nine powerhouse female vocalists. With a varied repertoire including pop, rock, jazz, hip-hop and spiritual genres, Noteworthy has something for everyone. In 2007, Noteworthy was crowned champion of the prestigious International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA), becoming only the 2nd all-female ensemble to win the competition in it’s near 35-year history. Noteworthy has since appeared on NBC’s hit show The Sing-Off, released 7 albums, and become a YouTube sensation with over 70 million views and counting. Above all, Noteworthy strives to empower women & young people to discover their own unique identities & divine nature through the power of vocal music.

Chamber Orchestra

March 4
Shows at 7 p.m.

BYU Chamber Orchestra

BYU’s Chamber Orchestra plays the great classical works for small orchestra as well as lighter compositions. The quality of its players and the diversity of its repertoire has earned it the highest recommendation rating from the National Endowment of the Arts.

Chamber Orchestra regularly tours in the United States and Canada and has performed to high reviews in mainland China, Taiwan and throughout Europe.

Young Ambassadors

March 5
Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU Young Ambassadors

The BYU Young Ambassadors are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of their first appearance in the international spotlight at Expo ’70, in Osaka, Japan. Throughout the last 50 years, 1700 Young Ambassadors have traveled thousands of miles, visited 68 countries and met millions of new friends who long remember the group’s fast-paced choreography and beloved melodies. Young Ambassadors have captured the hearts of young and old through half a century of tours. Young Ambassadors continue their energetic tradition of song and dance with their new show.

Vocal Point

March 11- Show at 7 p.m.
March 12 - Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

BYU Vocal Point

Vocal Point, Brigham Young University’s renowned nine-man a capella group, combines harmony, humor, and remarkable vocal percussion into a thrilling showcase. With a wide range of vocal possibilities — and seeming impossibilities — these crowd-pleasers cover it all: rock, pop, country, jazz, hymns, and R&B. Each Vocal Point member generates musical ability, creativity, and stage presence — a combination which adds up to skillful and spirited performances. Vocal Point appeared on NBC’s hit show The Sing-Off, where they had a top-5 finish. These talented students continue to reach fans around the world as they had their first international tour to China and Thailand in 2019.

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Last updated on 13 Jan 2022