Designing Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Costumes

Ballet Arizona is giving you a sneak peek at the enchanting, new costumes designed by Fabio Toblini for the beloved Shakespearean classic.

ballet barre

Ballet Barre Workout Ideas

Performing a few simple exercises that are similar to what our dancers do when they are at the ballet barre will help you improve your strength, balance, and flexibility.

Art in the 48 – Ballet Arizona Feature

Jillian Barrell & Nayon Iovino were recently featured in the PBS program “Art in the 48.” Take a peek into their daily lives and hear about what it is really like to be a professional dancer.

7 Most Famous Female Dancers in History

Discover seven amazingly talented female dancers who are role models to current dancers all over the world.

The Composer Series: A Look at Mendelssohn

Whether or not the name Mendelssohn strikes a chord with you, you most certainly know his music. Join us as we take a look at the life and work of one of the most popular composers of the Romantic era.

Valentine's Day Events

Upcoming 2020 Valentine’s Day Events in Phoenix

Tired of always doing the same thing for Valentine’s Day? This year, plan on attending one of these fun and exciting Phoenix events and we can guarantee that Valentine’s Day 2020 will be one for the books.

Valentine's Day Events

Your Guide to A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Shakespeare’s iconic tale A Midsummer Night’s Dream has a lot going on, and we mean a lot. From fairies and a spell-bound donkey, to a love square, Ballet Arizona is here to break it down for you!

Choosing a Ballet Studio

Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Ballet Studio

The inherent elegance of ballet lends itself well to photoshoots, which highlight both the beauty of the human form and the precision of dance technique. Dancers make these shoots look easy, but a lot more goes into them than you might think. With a little effort, however, the end product can prove absolutely stunning.

A Day in the Life of Ballerina Ana Maria Spear

Company dancer, Ana Maria Spear, gives us a sneak peak into the very busy life of a professional dancer during Nutcracker season!

Ballet Poses

Ballet Poses: Ideas for Capturing the Best Photo

The inherent elegance of ballet lends itself well to photoshoots, which highlight both the beauty of the human form and the precision of dance technique. Dancers make these shoots look easy, but a lot more goes into them than you might think. With a little effort, however, the end product can prove absolutely stunning.