Department of Ballet


The Department of Ballet is a vibrant community of dance professionals and exceptional students offering a curriculum that prepares graduates for professional performing and teaching careers. The Department honors and encourages both creative and scholarly research. A balanced and comprehensive course of study created for the 100-plus professionally oriented students leads to the BFA Degree and may include an emphasis or certificate in Ballet Teaching. The Department’s training is rigorous and exciting including performance and choreographic opportunities with Utah Ballet, Ballet Ensemble, Ballet Showcase, and Senior Concert.


Now accepting applications for the 2015 – 2016 academic year. Check audition dates and apply today!

NEWS & Events


February 23rd, 2015

Annual Children’s Workshop & Performance

The University of Utah’s Character Dance Ensemble invites you and your students to join us for our … (more...)


February 6th, 2015

Youth America Grand Prix

Confirming yet again that the University of Utah Department of Ballet cultivates talent of the … (more...)

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January 16th, 2015

Ballet Showcase II

Join us for an evening of original works choreographed and performed by students from the Department … (more...)

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