A Day in the Life of Company Dancer Chelsea Teel

From demanding rehearsal schedules to time outside the studio, we take a look at the not so typical life of a ballerina.

Q&A with Artist Relief Fund Dancers

Company dancers, Eric Hipolito Jr., Kaelyn Magee, and Jackson Dwyer, discuss Artist Relief Fund’s upcoming 5th Annual production of Dancer’s Choice.

Behind the Scenes with Ib Andersen “Swan Lake”

Before this iconic ballet returns to Symphony Hall with the Phoenix Symphony next week, venture behind the scenes with Ib Andersen as he provides a deeper look at his production of Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece.

Your City, Your Company

Ballet Arizona is the official professional ballet company of Arizona. We are proud to be your friends, your neighbors, and your dancers.

10 Things You May Not Know About “Swan Lake”

In the words of Artistic Director Ib Andersen, “’Swan Lake’ is about human emotion and the music gives it such everlasting power. If done right, then even cynics will change their minds.

10 things you may not know about “Ballet Under the Stars”

This year marks a very special anniversary for Ballet Under the Stars! Read today’s blog to learn 10 little-known facts that you may not know about this spectacular production.

Welcome Home Company Dancers!

Ballet Arizona’s studios are packed and music fills every corner of the building as our Company Dancers return from their summer vacations. Join us as we welcome them home, celebrate their return and read about their summer adventures.

Performance Spotlight: 2017-2018 Season

It is because of your generosity and patronage that Ballet Arizona is able to bring ballet to the stage, train aspiring dancers aged 3 to 83, educate students across the valley about the arts, and use dance to connect and inspire people all over Arizona.

Dancer’s Story – Ana Maria Spear

As a little girl I had lots of energy. As my brothers would explore the backyard in Heber, Arizona, I was destined to join them. I became the biggest tomboy ever. I was happiest when muddy and dirty and loved acting like a boy alongside my brothers.

Nutcracker in July!

With the temperatures consistently in the triple digits, here are some fun facts about The Nutcracker to help you dream of the cooler weather to come!