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When I was growing up, Santa use to bring me the same thing year after year.   Every Christmas I’d look forward to opening a new leotard and a ballet calendar.  The tradition started when I was 10 years old and lasted through high school.  The leotard always fit within dress code, but had a little something about it that made it special.  They were some of my favorite presents every year and stoked my love of ballet. 

5 Gift Ideas for the Dancer In Your Life

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Master Class with Michael Milkanin

Tonight's master class with Michael Milkanin was off the charts! He taught us all choreography from his national tour with the Tony Award winning show Kinky Boots. The class was so much fun. Michael talked to us about how important it is to bring a little bit of our true selves to each performance - to let our personalities shine through. We talked about story telling through movement and how a good performance is more than just doing the steps. (more…)

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Olivia Rodgerson

It’s a strange week at Dance Concepts.  On one hand, we’re celebrating a new season, excited to see old friends and meet new ones.  On the other hand, we’re in mourning. As many of you know, our friend and dancer Olivia Rodgerson was in a severe car accident early on Read more

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Teacher Interviews

How Erica Became a Dancer

My mom put my in dance for the first time when I was 3 (mostly because Nana volunteered to pay for it.) I was socially not ready to be away from her and a cried and cried until the teacher told my mom, “Please don’t bring her back anymore.”  It’s not uncommon for kids to take a few weeks to warm up for class, but I wasn’t making any progress at all.  Mom tried again when I was 4, and had about the same results.  It wasn’t until I was 5 that I was ready to be in a classroom without Mom by my side. (more…)

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July Paper Doll

Having a long summer day?  Print out our Paper Doll below and become a costume designer!  Show us your designs on instagram or facebook.  (pro tip – use the link below to print from a PDF)Use this link > July Paper Doll

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Picture Schedule 2018

Below is the schedule for pictures being held on May 15th, 16th, and 17th. Pictures will be held at Dance Concepts.  Order your pictures here: clicking https://slc.purplemossteams.com/order/ Any questions or concerns please contact the front desk at 801-566-2101 or alina@danceconceptsutah.com

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