Calling All Young Professionals to the Barre

Networking, happy hour, special events, and discounted tickets, here’s why Ballet Arizona’s Ballet Barre is the group for young professionals in Phoenix!

Ib Andersen choreography

Behind-The-Scenes of New Moves with Ib Andersen

From fan-favorite Rio marking its return, to the Arizona premiere of a Justin Peck ballet, Artistic Director Ib Andersen takes us behind-the-scenes of the must-see production New Moves, that will kick-off Ballet Arizona’s 2018-2019 season!

Choreographer Justin Peck

Through A Donor’s Eyes: Supporting Contemporary Ballet

Ballet Arizona is bringing Justin Peck’s ballet “In Creases” to Phoenix for the first time. Benefactor Bob Benson shares why Peck’s choreography is important to the dance world and why it’s a must-see for Ballet Arizona audiences.

Meet Our New Company Dancers

New season means new faces! Join us as we welcome 7 dancers from across the country to our Ballet Arizona family.

A Day in the Life of Company Dancer Rochelle Anvik

From long rehearsal days, yummy vegan food, and 1950’s vintage decor, step into the life of professional ballerina Rochelle Anvik.

Education & Community Engagement: Class Act

The arts are important in preparing children to be successful in the world and this very belief serves as the foundation for Ballet Arizona’s Class Act community engagement program. 

Home Sweet Home

The dancers are back in the studios and they are already busy prepping for the upcoming season, but first we caught up with a couple of them to find out what they got up to over the summer.

SBAZ: Summer Intensive Highlights

The School of Ballet Arizona welcomed over 160 kids to our 2018 six-week summer intensive. Here are some highlights from some of our students!

Donor Spotlight: Rita & Steven Schlosser

We talk with longstanding arts supporters Rita & Steven Schlosser about why supporting the arts is important and what they are looking forward to during our upcoming 2018-2019 season!

A Day in the Life of a SBAZ Summer Intensive RA

It’s off-season for Ballet Arizona company dancers Kaelyn Magee and Colleen Buckley, but there is little down time as they are both RA’s for The School of Ballet Arizona’s Summer Intensive.