2014 Calendar of Events
Announcing BYU 2014 Summer Dance Camps Dates, Mark your calendars now!
Ballet Intensives Auditions
Mail/Email—January 31, 2014 In‐Person—February 15, 2014
Youth Dancesport Season
End of August 2013-March 2014
International Folk Dance June 16–18, 2014
Cougar Clogging Classic June 19–21, 2014
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 2013–2014
To participate in this program, you must first audition and be cleared by the director. Please call our office for more information (801) 422-7589.Register Now
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 2013–March 2014
|Canyon Crest Elementary
|Junior 7th, 8th, & 9th
*Youth Teams: Starting in January you will also be required to attend Saturday
rehearsals. Brent and Karson's teams 7:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., Brittney's team time TBA. These will
be in addition to the Tuesday and Thursday rehearsals.
|Youth Dancesport Calendar
|August 9||BYU Dancesport Challenge Competition: Couples only|
|August 23||Fall Tuition Due, last day to pay without $15 late fee|
|August 24||Mandatory Team Kick Offs! All teams.
Youth: 9:00am - 12:00 noon
Junior/Pre-teen: 12:00 noon - 2:00pm
|August 26||Pre-teen and Junior team rehearsals begin|
|August 27||Youth team rehearsals begin|
|September 2||Labor Day, no rehearsals|
|October 31||Halloween, no rehearsals|
|November 15-16||BYU Dancesport Competition, Couples only|
|November 27-28||Thanksgiving Break, no rehearsals|
|December 7||Winter Showcase
Pleasant Grove Junior High School
|December 12||Last Day of Fall team rehearsals|
|Christmas Break||December 13, 2013----January 5, 2014|
|January 3||Winter Tuition Due, last day to pay without $15 late fee|
|January 6||Rehearsals Resume, Pre-teen and Junior teams|
|January 7||Rehearsals resume, Youth Teams|
|January 20||Martin Luther King Jr. Day, no rehearsals|
|February 12-16||Youth Teams to California Open Competition, Irvine CA|
|February 17||Presidents Day, no rehearsals for Junior and Pre-teen|
|February TBA||Tentative, UVU Competition Mandatory: Pre-teen, Junior and Youth
|March 10-11||Mandatory Rehearsals All teams, BYU Marriott Center|
|March 11-15||Mandatory All teams, U.S. Formation Team Competition|
|March TBA||Team closing socials|
|May 3, 2014||Tentative date for Auditions for 2014-2015 Program|
There are 3 convenient ways to register:
Youth Dancesport - Fall 2013/Winter 2014
Event Dates: 24 Aug 2013–31 Mar 2014
Online Registration Closes: 31 Mar 2014
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.
- A full refund (minus $25 non-refundable) will be granted to all cancellations requested by 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 23, 2013. No refunds will be given after this deadline.