Arts & Culture

Boise Dance Co-op heats up the summer with “A Veritable Smorgasbord of Beauty”


Boise’s dance scene heats up in August with the annual performances of Boise Dance Co-op, a group that brings Treasure Valley dance companies together during the off season.

“A Veritable Smorgasbord of Beauty” will feature new ballets from Daniel Ojeda, pictured ( Ballet Idaho), Lydia Sakolsky-Basquill ( Project FLUX) and Kelli Brown ( Off Center Dance) and others. This year, the group is expanding its scope by bringing youth companies into the fold with performances by youth companies Idaho Regional Ballet and Ballet Idaho Academy.


8 p.m. Aug. 28-29, Esther Simplot Performing Arts Academy Annex, 501 S. 8th St., Boise. $20 and $30 at night. and the door if available.