2021-2022 Free Student Matinees

This year, we are excited to have live performances again!! Our student performances will be at three different venues. Fall Season will be at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center (Jeaneé Wagner Theater), Winter Season will be at the Regent Street Black Box Theater (Eccles Theater Downtown), and Spring Season will be at the brand new Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville. 

Middle and High School Students

Fall Season - Total Ellipse and Winter Season - Fill In The Blank Student Matinees 

Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company makes its shows available to nearly 1,200 middle and high school students year-round with free student previews to see the Company's diverse repertory. This performance is an open dress rehearsal for the Company and the content is ideal for grades 7-12.

We expect to fill the theater quickly. Please reserve your seats early to make sure your students can enjoy this wonderful educational program free of charge.

Showtimes:

    • Total Ellipse Student Preview: September 15th (Wed), 2021 at 11:00 am (80-90 minutes) at the Jeanné Wagner Theater
    • Total Ellipse Student Preview: September 16th (Thurs), 2021 at 11:00 am (80-90 minutes) at the Jeanné Wagner Theater
    • Total Ellipse  Student Preview: September 17th (Fri), 2021 at 11:00 am (55-60 minutes) *Shorter/truncated program at the Jeanné Wagner Theater
    • Fill In The Blank Student Preview: January 26th (Wed), 2022 at 11:00 am (80-90 minutes)  at the Regent Street Black Box Theater
    • Fill In The Blank Student Preview: January 27th (Thurs), 2022 at 11:00 am (80-90 minutes)   at the Regent Street Black Box Theater
    • Fill In The Blank Student Preview:  January 28th (Fri), 2022 at 11:00 am (55-60 minutes) *Shorter/truncated program  at the Regent Street Black Box Theater

These are smaller performing arts venues, spaces will go fast. Reserve your space today.

Reserve Space Now>> - OR CALL 801-297-4213

Details:

  • Performance run times: 60 - 90 minutes
  • Admission: FREE to all Utah Public and Charter Schools
  • Total Ellipse student preview location: Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, Jeanné Wagner Theatre- 138 West Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Fill In The Blank student preview location: The Regent Street Black Box Theater, 144 Regent St, Salt Lake City, UT

 

K-6 Elementary School Students 

Spring Season - Lo and Behold

* Middle and high school students and senior citizen organizations are also welcome to attend.

Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company’s free matinee performances are made available to Utah students for the school year 2021-22. Every year up to 7,000 students attend this performance free of charge (it is supported by the Utah State Board of Education). 

Lo and Behold will include three World Premiers by nationally and internationally recognized artists and will take place at the Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville. A new and state-of-the-art performing arts venue; 2525 Taylorsville Blv. Taylorsville, UT 84129.

 Reservations are required and space fills up quickly, so sign up today! 

 

Showtimes:

  • Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 - 10:00 a.m at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville
  • Thursday, April 28th, 2022 - 10:00 a.m at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville 
  • Thursday, April 28th, 2022 - 12:00 p.m. at Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center in Taylorsville
  • Friday, April 29th, 2022- 10:00 a.m. - Sensory Friendly Performance (see description here)

Details:

  • Performance run time: approximately 55 minutes
  • Admission: FREE to all Utah Charter and Public Schools and Senior Citizens
  • Teacher Support: easy to use Teacher's Guide to be released 
  • Location: Mid-Valley Performing Arts Center, 2525 Taylorsville Blv. Taylorsville, UT 84129.
  • Reserve Space Now
    - or call 801.297.4213

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"Thank you for the support of the Utah State Legislature that supports our free education experiences through the Utah State Office of Education POPS program." – Joan Woodbury and Shirley Ririe, Co-Founders of Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

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