Entries by Dana Manners

SBAZ Presents: Cinderella

Over the last five years, The School of Ballet Arizona has grown into one of the finest institutions for dance in the Southwest! Building on the past production successes of Swan Lake and The Sleeping Beauty, we will premiere a new production of Cinderella this holiday season.






Community Impact: Creative Aging

In September, Ballet Arizona launched a six-week Creative Aging ballet workshop in partnership with Benevilla Senior Day Care Services. This pilot program offers curriculum that welcomes seniors as active participants in the dance community through Arizona’s premiere ballet company.






Q & A with Dancer Kaelyn Magee

Kaelyn Magee was born in Carmel, California and began her ballet training at age seven with local teachers. At age ten, she began studying at the Studio School of Classical Ballet upon invitation from Diane Cypher and Robert Kelley, and soon afterwards joined Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre.