Skip to Main Content
Loading Events

Events

Your source for campus events
Find Events

Past Events › Dance

Events List Navigation

January 2015

Jan. 30: Momix reMIX: The Best of Momix

January 30, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map
$29.50 - $39.50

8 p.m. Morrison Center. For over thirty years, MOMIX has astounded international audiences with little more than light, shadow, props and the human body. From its earliest days MOMIX has stood for invention without borders. A twist of the kaleidoscope and a new show is born. Now, the company presents The Best of MOMIX in MOMIX reMix. Witness pieces gathered from its repertory and showcases of new creations. This delightful and often startling show breaks the bounds of the conventional…

Find out more »
February 2015

Feb. 13-14: Ballet Idaho, Mosaic/Rubies/Pirates

February 13, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Morrison Center. Morrison Center. Ballet Idaho’s winter program returns to the Morrison Center stage with a George Balanchine favorite “Mosaic.” Also on the program is one of the zaniest and funniest ballets “Pirates,” danced to the witty and sparkling ballet music of Giuseppe Verdi and "Mosaic," danced to the music of Verdi. Tickets at mc.boisestate.edu.

Find out more »

Feb. 13-14: Ballet Idaho, Mosaic / Rubies / Pirates

February 14, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map
$38 - $58

8 p.m. Morrison Center. Morrison Center. Ballet Idaho’s winter program returns to the Morrison Center stage with a George Balanchine favorite “Mosaic.” Also on the program is one of the zaniest and funniest ballets “Pirates,” danced to the witty and sparkling ballet music of Giuseppe Verdi and "Mosaic," danced to the music of Verdi. Tickets at mc.boisestate.edu.  

Find out more »

Feb. 23: China Night “Year of the Sheep”

February 23, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Student Union Jordan Ballroom, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map

6:30-9:30 p.m. Student Union Jordan Ballroom. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Entertainment will start at 7 p.m. and will include Chinese traditional and ethnic dances, modern Chinese songs, a Kung-Fu demonstration, a choir and Boise State student musical performances. The event is open to the general public. Admission is free for Boise State students; a $3 donation is requested from all others. Free China Night parking will be available in the Lincoln Avenue Parking Garage located across from the Student…

Find out more »
April 2015

April 4: Seven Arrows Powwow

April 4, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - April 5, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
$4 - $12

Noon. Apr. 4-5. Student Union Jordan Ballroom.  Celebrate the rich heritage of Native Americans at the annual Seven Arrows Powwow.  The sights and sounds of Powwow guarantee an unforgettable cultural experience through song, demonstrations and storytelling. Vendors will also be showcasing traditional crafts and artwork. Grand entry times Apr. 4: Noon, 7 p.m. Grand entry time Apr. 5: Noon General Admission: $6 Children under 12: $4 Free with valid Boise State student ID For more information, call Multicultural Student Services…

Find out more »

April 11: International Food, Song and Dance Festival

April 11, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Student Union Jordan Ballroom, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map

5-8 p.m. Student Union Jordan Ballroom. The annual International Food, Song and Dance Festival returns to celebrate Boise State’s diverse international population with food and entertainment from around the world. Performances include music, dance and costumes from Bangladesh, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Saudi Arabia, and more. Tickets are $15 general, and free for the first 250 Boise State students with ID. Tickets will be for sale at the door. Reserve a table for eight for $150 by calling International Student Services at 426-3652.…

Find out more »

April 11: Midsummer Night’s Dream – Ballet Idaho

April 11, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map
$38 - $58

8 p.m. Morrison Center. Our season closes in April with A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the glorious romantic comedy inspired by Shakespeare’s play and danced to the youthful music of Felix Mendelssohn. Get ready for the magic and mischief and mayhem. This is an enchanting and rollicking ballet for the entire family. Artistic Director Peter Anastos weaves a shimmering web of mistaken identities, miraculous transformations and magic spells. Tickets at mc.boisestate.edu. Discounts available for Boise State Faculty, staff, students at the Morrison…

Find out more »

April 16-19: Idaho Dance Theatre Spring Performance

April 16, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Special Events Center, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2 p.m. Sunday, April 19. Special Events Center. In addition to love duets performed to the melancholy vocals of Tracy Chapman and fleet-footed dance set to acoustic tango and electronic music, on April 16-19, Idaho Dance Theatre is thrilled to present the premiere of a major new work by guest choreographer Jenn Freeman, created specifically for the company. Tickets $10-$30 at www.idahodancetheatre.org or at the door. Preview night will be 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in…

Find out more »

April 16-19: Idaho Dance Theatre Spring Performance

April 17, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - April 18, 2015 @ 9:00 pm
Special Events Center, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2 p.m. Sunday, April 19. Special Events Center. In addition to love duets performed to the melancholy vocals of Tracy Chapman and fleet-footed dance set to acoustic tango and electronic music, on April 16-19, Idaho Dance Theatre is thrilled to present the premiere of a major new work by guest choreographer Jenn Freeman, created specifically for the company. Tickets $10-$30 at www.idahodancetheatre.org or at the door. Preview night will be 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in…

Find out more »

April 16-19: Idaho Dance Theatre Spring Performance

April 19, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Special Events Center, 1700 University Drive, Boise 83725, ID United States
Boise, ID United States
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 17-18, 2 p.m. Sunday, April 19. Special Events Center. In addition to love duets performed to the melancholy vocals of Tracy Chapman and fleet-footed dance set to acoustic tango and electronic music, on April 16-19, Idaho Dance Theatre is thrilled to present the premiere of a major new work by guest choreographer Jenn Freeman, created specifically for the company. Tickets $10-$30 at www.idahodancetheatre.org or at the door. Preview night will be 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in…

Find out more »
June 2015

June 26-27: Summer DanceFest 2015

June 26, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until June 27, 2015

Morrison Center Danny Peterson Theatre, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map

7 p.m. Danny Peterson Theatre in the Morrison Center for the Performing Arts. Summer DanceFest is a workshop that welcomes students from across the region to study classical ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary, hip hop and choreography with outstanding guest instructors and choreographers from around the nation. Come witness this year’s exciting crop of talent at this workshop-culminating event. Event is free; donations graciously accepted.

Find out more »
July 2015

July 7: Dancing with the Stars

July 7, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Morrison Center Main Hall, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Morrison Center. Dancing with the Stars: Live! "Perfect Ten Tour" comes to the Morrison Center. All-Stars champion Melissa Rycroft will headline the tour alongside Witney Carson, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Artem Chigvintsev, Keo Motsepe, Peta Murgatroyd and Emma Slater. Tickets $39.50-$79.50 at mc.boisestate.edu.

Find out more »

July 31: Festara Jaialdi

July 31, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map

7 p.m. Morrison Center. Festara is a celebration of the traditional music and dance of the Basque Country, including performers from Euskadi and famous Oinkari Basque Dancers from Boise. Tickets on sale now. Visit morrisoncenter.com.

Find out more »
August 2015

Aug. 1: Move Live on Tour Starring Julianne and Derek Hough

August 1, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Morrison Center, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map

8 p.m. Morrison Center. On the heels of their sold out 2014 tour, superstar siblings Julianne and Derek Hough will team up once again, dancing their way across stages all over the country. Tickets on sale now. Visit morrisoncenter.com.

Find out more »
September 2015

Sept. 10: Faculty Artists Series – Del Parkinson

September 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

7:30 p.m. Morrison Center Recital Hall. Del Parkinson, professor of piano at Boise State University, will perform his program, titled “Shall We Dance,” which includes numerous nationalities and genres, ranging from graceful ballroom dance to untamed gypsy dance and even a spirited cowboy hoedown. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for seniors. Children, non-Boise State students of any age (with ID), and Boise State faculty, staff and students with ID are admitted free. All concert proceeds fund Boise State Music…

Find out more »

Sept. 15: Mexican Independence Day Celebration

September 15, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Student Union Patio, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

SUB Patio. 1pm to 4pm. Celebrate Mexican Independence Day. Indulge in the culture of this historical day. There will be music and performances!

Find out more »
October 2015

Oct. 17: Idaho Dance Theatre Performs “Dance Deconstructed”

October 17, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Nampa Civic Center, 311 3rd St S
Nampa, ID 83651 United States
+ Google Map

Performances at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nampa Civic Center (311 3rd St S, Nampa). Idaho Dance Theatre presents “Dance Deconstructed," a one-day, family-friendly event designed to display the versatility of Idaho Dance Theatre dancers and choreographers. During each performance, audiences will experience the choreographic process, see selections of repertory including a beautiful duet and some humorous pieces, improvisation, and pieces from our educational outreach, including West African dance and hip hop. There also will be opportunities for audience participation and interaction with the dancers…

Find out more »
November 2015

Nov. 5-8: Idaho Dance Theatre fall performance

November 5, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

Special Events Center, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map

Performances will be at 8 p.m. on Nov. 6-7 and 2 p.m. on Nov. 8, with a preview show at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5. Boise State Special Events Center (located on the west end of the Student Union Building). Tickets are $10 for students, $20 for general admission, $30 for premier seating and can be purchased online here or at the box office. In addition, Boise State BSU faculty and members of the military with I.D. can receive discounted tickets…

Find out more »
December 2015

Dec. 11-12: ‘Collusion,’ a Dance Concert by Boise State Students

December 11, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

Morrison Center Danny Peterson Theatre, 2201 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map
$5 - $7

7:30 p.m. on Dec. 11, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 12. Danny Peterson Theatre in the Morrison Center. Tickets available at the door, students and seniors $5, general admission $7, cash and checks only. This concert features original choreography by Boise State students pursuing a dance minor. In addition, five of the choreographers have collaborated with five music composition students to perform their pieces to live, originally written music, and three theatre students will be designing the lighting for several of the pieces.

Find out more »

Dec. 29: So You Think You Can Dance

December 29, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Taco Bell Arena, 1401 Cesar Chavez Lane
Boise, ID 83725
+ Google Map
$27.50

7 p.m. Taco Bell Arena. Doors open at 6 p.m. America's favorite summer dance series, Emmy Award-winning "So You Think You Can Dance," has hit the road. Celebrating its momentous 12th season and its exciting new Stage vs. Street format, "So You Think You Can Dance" Top 10 finalists will make their way across North America. The tour lineup includes: Team Stage’s Gaby Diaz, Edson Juarez, Jim Nowakowski, Hailee Payne and Derek Piquette; and Team Street’s Megan “Megz” Alfonso, Eddie…

Find out more »
January 2016

Jan. 28-31: Idaho Dance Theatre and Hollow Wood Present “LIVE”

January 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - January 31, 2016 @ 3:30 pm
Special Events Center, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map
$10 - $30

7 p.m. on Jan. 28; 8 p.m. on Jan. 29-30; 2 p.m. on Jan. 31. Boise State Special Events Center (Student Union Building, second floor). Idaho Dance Theatre presents LIVE, a full evening of dance with all live music from Boise-based band Hollow Wood playing selections from their "Seasons" and "Wallflower" EPs in addition to new music from their upcoming LP. Tickets are $10/students, $20/general admission, $30 for premier seating, and can be purchased at the box office or at www.idahodancetheatre.org. Faculty, staff and…

Find out more »
February 2016

Feb. 20: Idaho Dance Theatre Performs During Idaho Stampede Halftime Show

February 20, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$8 - $70
Graphic of Boise State "B" logo.

7 p.m. Century Link Arena (233 S Capitol Blvd). Idaho Dance Theatre will perform a special halftime tribute to Alvin Ailey at the Idaho Stampede basketball game. The troupe will dance to the song "Wade in the Water" in honor of Black History Month. The performance includes painter Patcasso creating an original work as he watches the IDT dancers perform. Tickets to the Idaho Stampede game can be purchased here.

Find out more »
March 2016

March 1: Innovation Through Dance Class

March 1, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
JUMP, 1000 W Myrtle St
Boise,
+ Google Map

6:30-8 p.m. JUMP (1000 W Myrtle St). Marla Hansen, artistic director of Idaho Dance Theatre and an associate professor at Boise State, will lead a special dance class open to the public. The 90-minute class, Explore Boise Dance: Innovation Through Dance, is open to people of all backgrounds and levels of experience. Participants will explore skill sets used in choreography and dance to enhance their creativity and innovation. The class is $10. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes that are appropriate for movement.…

Find out more »
April 2016

April 16: Shades of Black Show

April 5, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Student Union Simplot Ballroom, 1700 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725 United States
+ Google Map
Graphic of Boise State "B" logo.

Doors open at 5 p.m. Student Union Building, Simplot Ballroom. The Shades of Black Show returns to the Boise State campus as students and members of the community take to the stage. Through dance, poetry, song and more, the show continues to be innovative, unique, engaging and entertaining as performers express who they are and how their own identity, experiences and observations relate to their surroundings and society as a whole. Shades of Black is a celebration of the different textures…

Find out more »

April 8: Sleeping Beauty

April 8, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

8 p.m. Morrison Center. Ballet Idaho presents The Sleeping Beauty, with glorious music by Tchaikovsky, one of the greatest ballets of all time. For more information, please visit music.boisestate.edu/events.

Find out more »
+ Export Events