April 2017

2017 BYU Marching Band Auditions

BYU Marching Band auditions for fall 2017 opened on April 15. BYU students from any major are welcome to audition and marching experience is not required. To apply students must fill out an “intent to audition form” at marchingband.byu.edu and submit a recorded audition. Online auditions will be accepted April 15 through May 1. Acceptance […]

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Lea Salonga is Flawless at BYU

Tony-winning actress and international singing star Lea Salonga returned to Brigham Young University on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 to perform a concert of her hit songs and other memorable numbers with BYU’s Chamber Orchestra. The concert was presented in BYU’s de Jong Concert Hall as part of its BRAVO! professional performing arts series. SHARE THIS

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Philharmonic season finale: An Evening of Russian Spectaculars

The BYU Philharmonic will perform their end-of-year concert April 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center, under the direction of Kory Katseanes, Director of Orchestras. The performance begins with the “Violin Concert no. 1” by Dmitri Shostakovich, with guest artist Alex Woods. The concerto is one […]

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BYU Synthesis and guest artist perform April 12

SONY Recording Artist Lexi Walker will join BYU Synthesis April 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU. Walker is a 14-year-old Utah singing sensation who has been called ‘America’s Sweetheart’ and a ‘Vocal Sensation.’ She recently performed at an inaugural ball for President Trump and […]

Broadway star Lea Salonga returns to Provo in sold-out show

As part of the 2016-2017 BRAVO! season, BYU Arts will present Lea Salonga, Tony Award-winning Broadway star of Les Misérables, Miss Saigon and Allegiance. Salonga will perform alongside BYU Chamber Orchestra in concert April 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center. Salonga is a celebrated Broadway star […]

BYU Ballroom to debut award-winning medleys at BYU

This weekend the BYU Ballroom Dance Company will present their annual Concert “Swing N Sway” at the BYU Marriott Center. This spectacular show is presented by 160 student dancers. Audience members will be swept up in a show that presents traditional ballroom and Latin dances in a contemporary and theatrical setting. The concert will debut of […]

BYU Singers and Concert Choir to perform final academic year performance

BYU Singers and Concert Choir will perform April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall in the Harris Fine Arts Center at BYU. Tickets are $6 and are available in person at the BYU Ticket Office in the Harris Fine Arts Center or Marriott Center, by phone at 801-422-2981 or online at byuarts.com. Both […]

Behind the scenes of ‘Chariots of Fire’ U.S. premiere stage design

When Music Dance Theatre director Tim Threlfall saw Chariots of Fire during the 2012 Olympics in London he knew it had to be performed at BYU. Threlfall felt the iconic story would resonate with BYU’s audience, so he called BYU that night and the process began. “To tell you the truth, I like the play […]