2014 Calendar of Events
Announcing BYU 2014 Summer Dance Camps Dates, Mark your calendars now!
Youth Dancesport Summer
Youth Dancesport Season
August 2014-March 2015
International Folk Dance June 16–18, 2014
Cougar Clogging Classic June 19–21, 2014
Contemporary Dance Intensive
(formerly Modern Dance
and Jazz) June 23–July 3, 2014
Intermediate Ballet July 7–18, 2014
Dance Medley July 9–11, 2014
Advanced Ballet July 21–August 1, 2014
Adult Ballroom July 28–August 1, 2014
Youth Ballroom August 4–7, 2014
Children's Creative Dance September 9, 2013–May 17, 2014
BYU Youth Dancesport 2014–2015
To participate in this program, you must first audition and be cleared by the director.
Audition results can be viewed at byuyouthdancesport.com
To accept your place on the team, you must pay a $25 deposit.
BYU Youth Dancesport Director
BYU Youth Dancesport Program
Sharon received her BA in dance, and her MA in dance pedagogy from Brigham Young University. She has been on the BYU faculty for 20 years, in the Ballroom Dance Division, and director of the BYU Youth Dancesport Program for the past 12 years. Sharon and her husband Curt are former professional Latin competitors, as well as Professional Theatre Arts, and Cabaret United States finalists. They were invited twice to compete Professional Cabaret in Blackpool, England for the Open British Championships, as well as the Open to the World Professional Cabaret Championships in Slagharen, Holland. She is certified with the ISTD, and a licentiate in both Latin and Ballroom styles. Sharon loves her association with the amazing kids in our youth program and considers it a privilege to work with them!
- 60 to 100+ hours of instruction from expert team instructors
- Compete in local and regional ballroom dance competitions
- Perform in a Winter Showcase
- Learn current ballroom dance choreography
- Improve your technical skills
- Enhance social skills through a team–building experience
- Team rehearsals two or more times per week during the fall and winter
Fall/Winter Tuition and Rehearsal Schedule
August 2014–March 2015
|Canyon Crest Elementary
|Junior 7th, 8th, & 9th
*Youth Teams: Starting in January you will also be required to attend 3hr Saturday morning rehearsals. These will be in addition to the Tuesday and Thursday rehearsals.
Room 2254 Conference Center, BYU
|May 20, 2014, 7:00 p.m.|
|Summer Dancesport Program||Summer 2014|
|Dancesport Team Kick-Off||August 23, 2014|
|Rehearsals Begin||August 25 & 26|
|Winter Showcase (All Teams)||December 2014 (date TBA)|
|California Open Competition (Youth A and B Teams)||February 2015 (date TBA)|
|National Dancesport Competition (All Teams)||March 2015 (date TBA)|
There are 3 convenient ways to register:
Youth Dancesport - Fall 2014/Winter 2015
Event Dates: 07 May 2014–30 Apr 2015
Online Registration Closes: 30 Apr 2015
2. By Phone
Call 877-221-6716 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on weekdays.
3. In Person
Harman Continuing Education Building
770 E. University Pkwy
Provo, UT 84602 See Map
Weekdays 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Mountain Time, excluding holidays
- Your $25 deposit will go towards your Fall Tuition.
- No Refunds will be issued for the $25 deposit.