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Atlas Dance Collective is a project-based dance company geared towards providing professional performance and choreographic opportunities for emerging dancers and choreographers. Atlas is currently directed by Whitney Collins.
Whitney Collins earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Modern Dance along with a Minor in Earth Science from Utah Valley University. With over 18 years of dance experience, she has been developing a stunning resume encompassing her skills in performance, choreography/freelance, teaching/leadership, as well as dance for film and more. Whitney has performed professionally for both The Penguin Lady Dance Collective and for BRINE’s show, Disembodied WE. During the summers of 2016 and 2017, Whitney had the privilege of attending the American Dance Festival’s 6-week summer intensive (ADF 6WS 2016 & 2017) in Durham, North Carolina, where she took opportunities to perform, network, attend professional dance concerts, collaborate, and continue her dance training.
Most recently, Whitney has become the director of Atlas Dance Collective –the newest dance collective located in Lehi, Utah. She has also been attending dance company auditions and intensives/workshops throughout the United States in order to continue pursuing her dreams of performing professionally. On top of directing Atlas Dance Collective, Whitney teaches dance to the youth at Velocity Dance Academy and is also a Board Member for Aspire Performance Academy of the Arts in Brigha
Come experience Atlas Dance Collective's Premiere! Our Premier Collection concert will feature work from the director, Whitney Collins, collective dance members, rising local artists, and well-established local artists including Sara Pickett, Alicia Trump, and Matika Jones Warner. Show Dates and Times: May 24th: Opening Night @ 7:30pm May 25th: Matinee @ 2pm, Closing Night @ 7:30pm Tickets: $16/general admission (price shown includes processing fees). *SPECIAL!! Buy 4 tickets for $50!!!* Tickets available online or at the door. To purchase tickets in advance, please follow this link: https://squareup.com/store/atlasdancecollective
ATLAS DANCE COLLECTIVE WORKSHOP: $25 Saturday, May 26th 9:30 - 12:30pm (check-in and registration @ 9am) Sneak peak of what we have planned: *Surprise Warm Up Class* Acro Movement and Transitions w/BethanyRose Cabaret/Partnering Skills w/Michael McKade Bean Improv/Creative Structure lead by Jam TheArtist Martinez and our very own director, Whitney Collins *This workshop is geared for ages 12yr. - Professional* Payment: at registration (cash or card) Location: 288 East Main street Lehi (above Rage fitness)