Fall 2018–Winter 2019

Boys and Girls
Grades 3–12
By Audition Only--Auditions will be held May 5, 2018 
You must register to audition (no fee). 

Audition Prep Class $40 (open to public)

Come attend an audition prep class to help prepare your technique & routines!

WHO: Anyone who wants to try-out for the BYU Youth DanceSport Team
TIME: 4:00-5:00 pm
DAYS: Mondays and Wednesdays
DATES:  April 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30, May 2
PLACE: Wasatch Elementary (1080 900 E, Provo, UT 84604)
COST: $40
REGISTRATION: Opens March 12th

Register for the Audition Prep Class and/or Open Auditions HERE! 

PLEASE NOTE: the Audition Prep Class AND Open Auditions Pre-Registration are available in this Registration Link. You can register for just one or both, but must do them separetly. If you want to register for both, you will need to register for one to completetion, and then register for the other. 

 

BYU Youth Dancesport Director

Betsy Denney

Betsy Denney, Director
BYU Youth Dancesport Program
byuyouthdancesport@gmail.com

www.byuyouthdancesport.com

Betsy Denney has a BA in Dance from Brigham Young University. She is certified with the ISTD in licentiate ballroom and Latin and is adjunct faculty at BYU. She started ballroom dancing on a formation team at the age of 12 and then came to BYU where she had the privilege of touring with the Ballroom Dance Company for five years and she also received the top BYU Student Dance Instructor. During that time, she was able to compete with the team in Blackpool, England two times. Betsy was a US Youth 10-Dance Champion, US Youth Standard Champion, and a two-time US Amateur Smooth Champion. She and her husband Karson also competed professionally in the American Smooth style. Betsy started teaching in the BYU Youth program in 2002 and has loved every moment since!

Program Benefits

  • 60 to 100+ hours of instruction from expert team instructors
  • Compete in local and regional ballroom dance competitions
  • Perform in a Winter Showcase
  • Learn current ballroom dance choreography
  • Improve your technical skills
  • Enhance social skills through a team-building experience
  • Team rehearsals two or more times per week during the fall and winter

Fall/Winter Tuition and Rehearsal Schedule
August 2018–March 2019

PRETEEN Teams (grades 3–6)
Tuition: Fall $300+, Winter $300+
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays
Times: 4:15–5:45 p.m.
Location: Canyon Crest Elementary School, Provo
 

JUNIOR 7th, 8th, and 9th Teams (grades 7–9)
Tuition: Fall $375+, Winter $375+
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays
Times: 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Location: Wasatch Elementary School, Provo
 

YOUTH Teams (grades 10–12)
Tuition: Fall $400+, Winter $400+
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times: 4:00–6:00 p.m.
Location: Wasatch Elementary School, Provo

*Youth Teams: Starting in January, youth teams will also be required to attend three-hour Saturday morning rehearsals.
These will be in addition to the Tuesday and Thursday rehearsals.

FALL / WINTER 2018-2019 TUITION

Registration opens May 22, 2018

Fall Tuition DUE by Monday, August 13, 2018
$15 Late Fee starts August 14, 2018

Winter Tuition DUE by Monday, December 10, 2018
$15 Late Fee starts December 11, 2018

 

2018–2019 Calendar

​See Team Website at www.byuyouthdancesport.com/

Team classifications are based on the student's year in school during the
2018–2019 academic school year.

Questions? Contact:

Betsy Denney, Director
BYU Youth Dancesport Program
byuyouthdancesport@gmail.com
 

 

REGISTRATION

PLEASE NOTE: the Audition Prep Class AND Open Auditions Pre-Registration are available in this Registration Link below. You can register for just one or both, but must do them separetly. If you want to register for both, you will need to register for one to completetion, and then register for the other. 

Registration

1. Online:

Youth Dancesport Fall 2018 - Winter 2019


Register Now

Online Registration Closes: May 7, 2018

Manage My Continuing Education Account

2. By Phone

Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express payments are accepted.
Call 801-422-8925 or 877-221-6716 weekdays between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. mountain time, excluding holidays.

3. In Person

Harman Continuing Education Building
770 E. University Parkway, Provo, Utah (map)
Weekdays 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. mountain time, excluding holidays