Nutcracker In July

Don’t wait until December to get your Nutcracker fix! It’s time for Ballet Arizona’s once-a-season sale for all performances of The Nutcracker.

Our 2018-2019 Season Highlights

As the curtain closes on this season, we are sharing some of our favorite moments from this past year! From world-premieres to new education programs, we have had such an eventful season all because of you.

different styles of ballet

Different Styles of Ballet

To the untrained eye, all ballet dancers appear to be doing the same type of steps and movements, but they really aren’t all doing the same thing. While all ballet may look the same, there are actually different styles of ballet. Each style has specific characteristics that make it unique.

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!

A Day in the Life of Company Dancer Ethan Price

With his third season with Ballet Arizona coming to a close this weekend, we took a look at a day in his life as a professional dancer!

Q&A with Nayon Iovino: New York Choreographic Institute

Learn more about company dancer and choreographer, Nayon Iovino’s time at the prestigious New York Choreographic Institute!

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.