A Bittersweet Goodbye

As the curtain closes on our 2018 – 2019 season, it is time to say goodbye to some of our beloved company dancers. We sat down with Mimi Tompkins, Amber Lewis, Jackson Dwyer, and Anna Grunewald, and talked about their time at Ballet Arizona and what they are all up to next!

In The Spotlight: Tracy Olson

Hear from Contemporary Council Chairwoman, Tracy Olson, about fostering a passion for ballet among a new generation of patrons.

The Power of New Works

Executive Director, Samantha Turner, shares the impact new works have on ballet in today’s world and the critical role they play at Ballet Arizona.

Early Mother’s Day Gift Idea: Tickets to All Balanchine

This year instead of giving one of the traditional Mother’s Day gifts of flowers and chocolates, why not give a unique gift that will create memories that will last a lifetime?

Community Involvement

Community Involvement: How Ballet AZ Plays A Part

Ballet Arizona is dedicated to entertaining the community through powerful ballet performances that preserve and celebrate classical dance. But did you know we also serve to educate and inspire?

Dancing Across The Valley

How Ballet Arizona and Estrella Mountain Community College are Bridging the Regional Divide to Increase Dance Opportunities in the West Valley.

Ballet Education & You

Executive Director Samantha Turner discusses the incredible impact our donors made this past fall on five schools across the Valley through danceAZ.

Foundation Highlight: Barbara & Donald Ottosen

We celebrate longtime patrons and supporters of Ballet Arizona, whose generosity has made “The Firebird” a reality!