Highlighted Events

MAKING ART: MOM, DAD AND ME
July 7–10 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Ages 2–5
Utah Museum of Fine Arts

A class for parents and their preschoolers or pre-preschoolers, ages 2–5. Join UMFA for hands-on art studio experiences inspired by art from our collection. You will create one-of-a-kind paintings, masks, sculptures and frames for beginning artists, with storytelling, hands-on art objects and strolls through the galleries. Students will conclude the course with their own art opening in the UMFA classroom.

Register through Youth Education here or call 801.581.6461.


TANNER DANCE PROGRAM SUMMER CAMPS
Run through Aug. 14

Tanner Dance

Photo credit: Derek Smith

Tanner Dance is offering 50 different weeklong summer camps for kindergarten through high school students.
Camps are designed as half or full day programs.

Click here for more information and a schedule of the camps.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


BEAT THE HEAT WITH SOME FREE AQUA AEROBICS CLASSES
July 10, 17 and Aug. 7 | 3:15 – 4 p.m.
George S. Eccles Student Life Center
Aqua Aerobics TVCampus Recreation Services invites you to try some FREE Aqua Aerobics classes in the amazing outdoor pool at the George S. Eccles Student Life Center.

Classes will be held on Fridays: July 10, 17, and Aug. 7 from 3:15 – 4 p.m. A Campus Recreation Services membership is required or a $6 daily guest fee may be applicable.

Bonus: Come to one free class and get $15 off a new annual membership.


BILL OF FARE: THE COOKBOOK COLLECTIONS OF HORST SCHOBER AND FRIENDS
July 3 – Aug. 30
Marriott Library
Horst Schober
Horst E. Schober (1880-1950) was the chef at the Newhouse Hotel and the Salt Lake Country Club during the 1930s and 1940s. His family generously donated his cookbook collection to Special Collections. We celebrate the art of haute cuisine with his collection and others and the beloved local restaurants of times past.

Park in the visitor parking lot, west of the library, next to the Campus Store.

 

 

 

 

 


THIS SEASON, ‘ALL THE WORLD’S A STAGE’

The U’s Department of Theatre proudly announces its rich and diverse 2015-16 season of plays and musicals with old favorites and cutting-edge titles. Ranging from classics like “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown,” “Hello, Dolly!” and Green Day’s “American Idiot,” to the Utah Premiere of “Good Kids,” this seasons offers something for everyone to enjoy.

The stage is set for dialogue between audiences, the university and the Salt Lake community at large with inspired storytelling, music and wit. The season is branded “All the world’s a stage,” which is fitting, with the many venues being used along with the wide variety of dialogue in each play and musical.

2015-16 Season

Twelfth NightTwelfth Night
July 9-12 and 15-18 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees July 11-12 and 18-19 | 2 p.m.
Babcock Theatre

 

American IdiotAmerican Idiot
Sept. 18-20 and 24-26 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees Sept. 19-20 and 26-27 | 2 p.m.
The Hayes Christensen Theatre at the Marriott Center for Dance

 

 

Animal FarmAnimal Farm
Oct. 2-4 and 8-10 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees Oct. 3 and 10, 2015 | 2 p.m.
Babcock Theatre

 

 

Good KidsGood Kids
Oct. 30-Nov. 1 and Nov. 5-8 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees Nov. 7 and 8 | 2 p.m.
Studio 115

 

 

Hello DollyHello, Dolly!
Jan. 15-17, 2016 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees Jan. 16 and 17, 2016 | 2 p.m.
Kingsbury Hall

 

 

Importance EarnestThe Importance of Being Earnest
Feb. 26-28 and March 3-6, 2016 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees March 5 and 6, 2016 | 2 p.m.
Babcock Theatre

 

 

As you like itAs You Like It
March 4-6 and March 10-12, 2016 | 7:30 p.m.

Matinees March 5 and 12, 2016 | 2 p.m.
Studio 115

 

 

Season flexpasses for the Department of Theatre’s 2015-2016 season are now available at the Performing Arts Box Office (located in Kingsbury Hall) or by calling 801-581-7100.

$80 general public, $50 university faculty/staff

  • Subscribers are entitled to eight tickets to be used in any combination
  • Over 50 percent savings
  • A one-time processing fee
  • Tickets can be shared with family and friends

Individual tickets may be purchased online at tickets.utah.edu, by calling 801-581-7100 or at the Performing Arts Box Office located in Kingsbury Hall.

All University of Utah students receive free tickets to shows in the entire 2015-2016 season with their Arts Pass. Students simply show their UCard at the Performing Arts Box Office prior to any performance or at the theatre box office on the evening they wish to attend and they will receive one free ticket. Students may purchase an additional ticket at the discounted student rate of $7.50.

For more information about productions, tickets or the Department of Theatre, visit theatre.utah.edu.