Award winning ballroom dance company prepared to ‘Come Alive’ at the Civic Center

RAPID CITY S.D. – Brigham Young University’s award winning Ballroom Dance Company (BDC) will be taking the stage at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center with a presentation of their showcase, Come Alive.

BDC is one of the most distinctive and unique university dance companies in the world, and consists of 32 dancers. The ballroom dance program at BYU is the largest of its kind in the world. With over 60 different courses taught each semester, nearly 4000 students take some type of ballroom dance class each year.

Their current show, Come Alive, delights spectators with compelling and creative choreography from romantic waltzes to rhythmical sambas. Their colorful costumes and innovative, theatrical design offer a refreshing, relevant flare to traditional ballroom dances. A hallmark of their show includes the performance of their award-winning and internationally acclaimed Ballroom and Latin competition medleys.

The Ballroom Dance Company resides in the Department of Dance of the College of Fine Arts and Communications at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. BYU is one of the nation’s largest private universities with an enrollment of more than 30,000 full-time students from throughout the United States and 100 foreign countries.

The team will present their showcase Come Alive at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center on October 23 at 7:30pm.

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