Category: Arts & Culture

Synergy Dance Company presents Sojourn

The Synergy Dance Company captivated audiences during their show, Sojourn, with imaginative dances choreographed by students, faculty and guest artists Justin Bass and Laura Brick-Kempski Nov. 30 in the Ragan Theater. Amazing costuming and lighting added to the show, but it was the talents of the dancers and choreographers that made it memorable. The dancers moved in perfect sync and put passion into every second of each number. There was not a moment where their hard work was not recognized. “It’s been a long journey. We’ve been working on these pieces all semester, so it’s wonderful to see it...

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UVU Symphony Orchestra serves earful at holiday feast

UVU Orchestra Symphony gave a feast for the ears in the Grande Ballroom Thursday Nov. 30; they played classical songs from well-known movies such as Ronin and Wanted. “Originally we had the theme of holiday feast, and then we included Firebird from Fantasia 2000,” said Cheung Chau, the conductor and director of orchestra. There wasn’t much of a holiday feeling with the first four pieces because they played songs such as Time to Say Goodbye and O Sole Mio, sounding more like a drama to be heard in Romeo and Juliet.  However, Firebird is played by many orchestras around...

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