Liasons and Partnerships

UDEO cannot fulfill its mission alone. To more effectively advocate for the advancement of dance education as an art form at local, state, and national levels, UDEO works with many national and state agencies, arts and education associations. Many of the organizations UDEO works with are listed below.

National Organizations


National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) website

dance and the Child international - USA (daCi USA) website

National Folk Organization (NFO) website

State Agencies


Utah State Office of Education (USOE) website

Utah Arts Council (UAC) website

State Associations/Organizations


Utah Arts Education Association (UAEA) website

Utah Music Education Association (UMEA) website

Utah Theatre Association (UTA) website

Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts Learning Program (BTS ALP) website

Art Works for Kids (AWFK) website

Universities/Colleges - Dance Departments


Brigham Young University (BYU) website

BYU A.R.T.S. Partnership website

Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) website

Southern Utah University (SUU) website

University of Utah (UofU) website (modern)    website (ballet)

Utah Valley University (UVU) website

Weber State University (WSU) website

Professional Dance Companies


Ballet West (BW) website

BYU Kinnect website

Repertory Dance Theatre (RDT) website

Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company (RW) website

Virginia Tanner Dance - Children's Dance Theatre (CDT) website


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