Departmental Advisors
Ballet Program Head
Melissa Bobick
MCD 114
Undergraduate Advising
CFA Advisors
MCD 126
Associate Director, Undergraduate Studies
Satu Hummasti
MCD 112
Associate Director, Graduate Studies
Eric Handmand
MCD 213
Departmental Notes

For course descriptions and pre-requisite information click on the subject column next to the appropriate catalog number.

THIS SCHOOL ENFORCES UNDERGRADUATE PREREQUISITES. Please note that the registration system may not factor in transfer work when determining if prerequisites have been met. If you are unable to register for a course and think you have met the prerequisite(s), please contact an advisor from this school to inquire about obtaining a permission code. You may be administratively dropped from a course if the prerequisite has not been met.

BALLE 114 - 001 Ballet I Non-Majors

BALLE 114 - 001 Ballet I Non-Majors

  • Class Number: 5640
  • Instructor: NUTTALL, M. J.
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $509.00
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 116 - 001 Ballet II Non-Majors

BALLE 116 - 001 Ballet II Non-Majors

  • Class Number: 12347
  • Instructor: NUTTALL, M. J.
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $509.00
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 420 - 001 Pointe/Variations III


This non-credit class is for students currently enrolled in a Ballet major only. Permission requested by e-mailing sean.cater@utah.edu. An audition and the consent of the full ballet faculty may be required.

BALLE 420 - 001 Pointe/Variations III


This non-credit class is for students currently enrolled in a Ballet major only. Permission requested by e-mailing sean.cater@utah.edu. An audition and the consent of the full ballet faculty may be required.

BALLE 1140 - 001 Ballet I Non-Majors

BALLE 1140 - 001 Ballet I Non-Majors

  • Class Number: 1326
  • Instructor: NUTTALL, M. J.
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $50.00
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 1160 - 001 Ballet II Non-Majors

BALLE 1160 - 001 Ballet II Non-Majors

  • Class Number: 12337
  • Instructor: NUTTALL, M. J. - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $50.00
  • Seats Available: 26

BALLE 1600 - 001 Stagecraft & Lighting


This class will meet in MCD 80 (Hayes-Christensen Theatre) on the first day of class. This is a split attendance class, where students will be assigned to attend one or more of the times listed in the schedule. Students will receive additional content through technology.

BALLE 1600 - 001 Stagecraft & Lighting


This class will meet in MCD 80 (Hayes-Christensen Theatre) on the first day of class. This is a split attendance class, where students will be assigned to attend one or more of the times listed in the schedule. Students will receive additional content through technology.

BALLE 2200 - 001 Pointe/Variations I

BALLE 2200 - 001 Pointe/Variations I

BALLE 2225 - 001 Men's Class I

BALLE 2225 - 001 Men's Class I

BALLE 2290 - 001 Technique I

BALLE 2290 - 001 Technique I

BALLE 2290 - 002 Technique I


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 2290 - 002 Technique I


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 2310 - 001 Character Dance II


This is a split attendance class, where students will be assigned to attend one or more of the times listed in the schedule. Students will receive additional content through technology.

BALLE 2310 - 001 Character Dance II


This is a split attendance class, where students will be assigned to attend one or more of the times listed in the schedule. Students will receive additional content through technology.

BALLE 2330 - 001 Modern Technique II

BALLE 2330 - 001 Modern Technique II

  • Class Number: 8466
  • Instructor: DESCH, N. J.
  • Instructor: KELLER, E. J.
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $80.00
  • Seats Available: 3

BALLE 2390 - 001 Jazz II

BALLE 2390 - 001 Jazz II

  • Class Number: 8381
  • Instructor: PICKETT, S. - View Feedback
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $17.00
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 2500 - 001 Ballet Class Music

BALLE 2500 - 001 Ballet Class Music

  • Class Number: 5263
  • Instructor: HAMILTON, P.
  • Instructor: VANIER, L. M.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 17

BALLE 2800 - 001 Independent Study

BALLE 2800 - 001 Independent Study

  • Class Number: 9192
  • Instructor: VANIER, L. M.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 2800 - 002 Independent Study

BALLE 2800 - 002 Independent Study

  • Class Number: 9431
  • Instructor: BOBICK, M. N.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 2800 - 006 Independent Study

BALLE 2800 - 006 Independent Study

  • Class Number: 9435
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 2800 - 008 Independent Study

BALLE 2800 - 008 Independent Study

  • Class Number: 9437
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 2910 - 001 Improvisation/Choreo

BALLE 2910 - 001 Improvisation/Choreo

  • Class Number: 9892
  • Instructor: PICKETT, S. - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 3

BALLE 3200 - 001 Pointe Variations II

BALLE 3200 - 001 Pointe Variations II

BALLE 3225 - 001 Men's Class II

BALLE 3225 - 001 Men's Class II

  • Class Number: 8511
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C.
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $93.00
  • Seats Available: 10

BALLE 3260 - 001 Dance Production II

BALLE 3260 - 001 Dance Production II

  • Class Number: 14878
  • Instructor: ADAMS, C. J.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $46.00
  • Seats Available: 31

BALLE 3290 - 001 Technique II

BALLE 3290 - 001 Technique II

BALLE 3290 - 002 Technique II


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 3290 - 002 Technique II


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 3900 - 001 Senior Concert Performance

BALLE 3900 - 001 Senior Concert Performance

  • Class Number: 10177
  • Instructor: KIM, J.
  • Component: Special Topics
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.5 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 45

BALLE 4200 - 001 Pointe/Variations III

BALLE 4200 - 001 Pointe/Variations III

BALLE 4290 - 001 Technique III

BALLE 4290 - 001 Technique III

BALLE 4290 - 002 Technique III


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 4290 - 002 Technique III


This technique class is specifically targeting steps in male variations. This class is for Ballet majors only.

BALLE 4402 - 001 Kinesiology II

BALLE 4402 - 001 Kinesiology II

  • Class Number: 8841
  • Instructor: HARDY, A. D.
  • Instructor: MCMILLAN, C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $30.00
  • Seats Available: 1

BALLE 4412 - 001 Dance History II

BALLE 4412 - 001 Dance History II

  • Class Number: 9893
  • Instructor: MATTINGLY, K.
  • Instructor: NUTTALL, M. J.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $20.00
  • Seats Available: 12

BALLE 4420 - 001 Repertoire

BALLE 4420 - 001 Repertoire

  • Class Number: 13052
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H. - View Feedback
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: Hybrid & IVC
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $35.00
  • Seats Available: 2

BALLE 4425 - 001 Repertoire: Prof'l

BALLE 4425 - 001 Repertoire: Prof'l

  • Class Number: 9054
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0

BALLE 4500 - 001 Pointe/Variations IV

BALLE 4500 - 001 Pointe/Variations IV

BALLE 4525 - 001 Men's Class III

BALLE 4525 - 001 Men's Class III

  • Class Number: 9474
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C.
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $93.00
  • Seats Available: 19

BALLE 4590 - 001 Technique IV

BALLE 4590 - 001 Technique IV

BALLE 4590 - 002 Technique IV

BALLE 4590 - 002 Technique IV

BALLE 4605 - 001 Perf Credit: Showcase

BALLE 4605 - 001 Perf Credit: Showcase

  • Class Number: 12265
  • Instructor: BOBICK, M. N. - View Feedback
  • Component: Ensemble
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $25.00
  • Seats Available: 0

BALLE 4650 - 001 Perf Credit: UB


Ballet Majors use this class to register for Gala credit

BALLE 4650 - 001 Perf Credit: UB


Ballet Majors use this class to register for Gala credit

BALLE 4650 - 002 Perf Credit: UB


Ballet Majors use this class to sign up for Utah Ballet credit

BALLE 4650 - 002 Perf Credit: UB


Ballet Majors use this class to sign up for Utah Ballet credit

BALLE 4670 - 001 Performance Credit: Pro

BALLE 4670 - 001 Performance Credit: Pro

  • Class Number: 3511
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Ensemble
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 40

BALLE 4710 - 001 Choreography II

BALLE 4710 - 001 Choreography II

  • Class Number: 2211
  • Instructor: MCCULLOUGH, K. E. - View Feedback
  • Component: Laboratory
  • Type: Hybrid & IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

BALLE 4720 - 001 Pointe/Variations: Pro

BALLE 4720 - 001 Pointe/Variations: Pro

  • Class Number: 1336
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 23

BALLE 4725 - 001 Men's Class: Prof'l

BALLE 4725 - 001 Men's Class: Prof'l

  • Class Number: 11532
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 4785 - 001 Ballet Pedagogy II

BALLE 4785 - 001 Ballet Pedagogy II

  • Class Number: 9441
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 3

BALLE 4790 - 001 Technique: Pro

BALLE 4790 - 001 Technique: Pro

  • Class Number: 1338
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 22

BALLE 4800 - 002 Ind Study General

BALLE 4800 - 002 Ind Study General

  • Class Number: 9442
  • Instructor: BOBICK, M. N.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 4800 - 004 Ind Study General

BALLE 4800 - 004 Ind Study General

  • Class Number: 9444
  • Instructor: MATTINGLY, K.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 4800 - 006 Ind Study General

BALLE 4800 - 006 Ind Study General

  • Class Number: 9446
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 4800 - 008 Ind Study General

BALLE 4800 - 008 Ind Study General

  • Class Number: 9448
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 4805 - 001 Seminar: Dance Studies

BALLE 4805 - 001 Seminar: Dance Studies

  • Class Number: 12109
  • Instructor: MATTINGLY, K. - View Feedback
  • Component: Seminar
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: -1

BALLE 4821 - 001 Tchg Prac Ballet (HON)

BALLE 4821 - 001 Tchg Prac Ballet (HON)

  • Class Number: 5476
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 2.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

BALLE 4826 - 001 Tchg. Prac. Other (HON)

BALLE 4826 - 001 Tchg. Prac. Other (HON)

  • Class Number: 5477
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 2.0 - 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 10

BALLE 4860 - 001 Tchg Practicum Ballet

BALLE 4860 - 001 Tchg Practicum Ballet

  • Class Number: 2920
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 29

BALLE 4890 - 001 Tchg Practicum Other

BALLE 4890 - 001 Tchg Practicum Other

  • Class Number: 1334
  • Instructor: PIANTINO, P. H.
  • Instructor: TESCH, M. W.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 1.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 24

BALLE 4999 - 001 Hon Thesis/Project

BALLE 4999 - 001 Hon Thesis/Project

  • Class Number: 9182
  • Instructor: ALLOWAYS-RAMSEY, C.
  • Component: Honors Thesis Project
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

BALLE 6710 - 001 Creative Practice II

BALLE 6710 - 001 Creative Practice II

  • Class Number: 17939
  • Instructor: KIM, J.
  • Component: Studio
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 4.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0

BALLE 6910 - 001 Graduate Project: Prod

BALLE 6910 - 001 Graduate Project: Prod

  • Class Number: 12114
  • Instructor: MCMILLAN, C.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 6911 - 001 Graduate Project: Perf


For use if gaining credit for work in Gala

BALLE 6911 - 001 Graduate Project: Perf

  • Class Number: 12112
  • Instructor: MCCULLOUGH, K. E.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

For use if gaining credit for work in Gala

BALLE 6911 - 002 Graduate Project: Perf


For use if getting credit for work in Utah Ballet

BALLE 6911 - 002 Graduate Project: Perf

  • Class Number: 14183
  • Instructor: MCMILLAN, C.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

For use if getting credit for work in Utah Ballet

BALLE 6912 - 001 Graduate Project: Ped

BALLE 6912 - 001 Graduate Project: Ped

  • Class Number: 12113
  • Instructor: MCMILLAN, C.
  • Instructor: VANIER, L. M.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 6913 - 001 Graduate Project: CP

BALLE 6913 - 001 Graduate Project: CP

  • Class Number: 12115
  • Instructor: MCPHERSON, K. L.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 0

BALLE 6916 - 001 Graduate Project: Schol

BALLE 6916 - 001 Graduate Project: Schol

  • Class Number: 12111
  • Instructor: MATTINGLY, K.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 4

BALLE 6972 - 001 Thesis II

BALLE 6972 - 001 Thesis II

  • Class Number: 13051
  • Instructor: HANDMAN, E. M.
  • Component: Thesis Research
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2