Throughout the year the various classes and programs have performances to showcase their hard work. We invite you to attend and show your support. Below is a list of upcoming Tanner Dance events.

In accord: an evening of music + movement

In Accord: An Evening of Music & Movement

Friday, January 25, 2019 at 5:30 PM and 7:30 PM & 
Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 5:30 PM and 7:30 PM

Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex

Mary Ann Walton Lee Black Box Theatre

1721 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City, UT

This annual performance highlights the creative connection between music and dance. Come see dancers of all ages from a variety of Tanner Dance programs: Children’s Dance Theatre, Virginia Tanner Creative Dance Program, Arts in Education, Creative Connections, LEADD, and the Auxiliary Dance Companies. Live accompaniment performed by both professional and student musicians will make for an exciting, art-filled evening!


Tickets are $10 each, or $40 for a family of 5.

Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Each ticket is valid for one show time only.

No food, drinks or photography are allowed in the theatre.

Free parking is available in the Tanner Dance lot and on the top level of the parking structure.

Please click on the links below to purchase tickets:

Friday, January 25th 5:30 pm tickets

Friday, January 25th 7:30 pm tickets

Saturday, January 26th 5:30 pm tickets

Saturday, January 26th 7:30 pm tickets


Children's Dance Theatre

Children’s Dance Theater will be performing at Capitol Theater March 21st-23rd, 2019. Check back January 2019 for more information!

dancers with disabilities

Elevate Theater Company will be performing at Tanner Dance in the Black Box on May 4th, 2019. Check back January 2019 for more information!

virginia tanner studio show

Kindergarten and older studio classes will be performing at Kingsbury Hall in the Studio Show on May 11th, 2019. Check back January 2019 for more information!

Junior and Senior High Dance Companies


Look for more information about this performance in 2019

Lead by Momentum Dance Company, this performance highlights student compositions, creative process, and arts advocacy.

Garden After Dark at Red Butte Garden

More info coming in October 2019

This is an informal performance at Red Butte Garden as part of their annual fall celebration event.

Tipping Point Showcase

Thursday, May 16th through Saturday, May 18th in the Black Box Theater at Tanner Dance

(Ticket information coming soon!)

            These formal performances are the culmination of the year and include original student choreography.

Ring Around the Rose

Each November, several of our Tanner Dance classes  perform as part of the Ring Around the Rose series at the Rose Wagner Theatre in downtown Salt Lake City

Photo by Ryan Kratzer from 2017's Ring Around the Rose performance, "Make a Wish" 

November 2019 at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm

Tickets go on sale through ArtTix later in 2019