The Nutcracker: The World’s Most Popular Ballet

Here are 10 historical fun facts about the beloved holiday ballet that will have sugarplums dancing in your head!

Ballet Exercises to Improve Your Posture

You don’t have to spend hours in a dance studio or pay for a personal trainer if you want better posture. Performing simple dance exercises in the comfort of your own home can help you improve your posture.

Your ‘Ballet Under the Stars’ 101

Whether you are new or a regular at Ballet Under the Stars, here are the 10 things you need to know about Ballet Arizona’s free & family-friendly outdoor performances!

15 Things You Should Know About Justin Peck

“In Creases” by world-renowned choreographer, Justin Peck, returns to Ballet Arizona October 29-31 & November 5-7, 2021 at Dorrance Theatre!

Ballet Classes for Kids, Rosalie O'Connor

6 Unexpected Benefits of Ballet Classes for Kids

There are many unexpected benefits of ballet classes for kids beyond the obvious technique side of it. Here’s what we found with our students.

You Are A Light For The Arts

COVID-19 has presented an unprecedented financial crisis for Ballet Arizona. Help us build a bridge to the future and be a light for the arts!

Top 10 Ballet Movies You Need to Watch

From dramas to documentaries, here are our top 10 ballet movie recommendations so you can keep getting your dance fix!

Adaptive Dance Ballet Arizona

The Transformative Power of Dance

Take a look at Ballet Arizona’s Adaptive Dance for Down Syndrome program that is helping transform Valley students’ relationships with the performing arts.

In The Spotlight: Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

Ballet Arizona is honored to be selected to participate in Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust’s two-year AGILE program aimed to strengthen the operations of arts and culture organizations.

Life Changing Support

Executive Director, Samantha Turner, reflects on the past 20 years and the incredible ways your support has changed people’s lives in our community.