5 Pointe Work Tips for Beginners

Going en pointe for the very first time is one of the most exciting times for a dancer. There is however so much to learn so we are sharing our 5 top tips for beginners en pointe!

10 Things You Need To Know About Don Quixote

As The School of Ballet Arizona prepares to bring Don Quixote to the stage for the very first time, we are sharing some fun facts that you need to know about this adventurous ballet!

Ballet Arizona Nutcracker

Your 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

With the holiday season right around the corner, we put together the ultimate Ballet Arizona gift guide so that you can share the magic of ballet with friends and family throughout the year!

Good Ballet Stretches

4 Good Ballet Stretches to Increase Flexibility (Video)

Stretching is the best way to warm up your muscles before any type of exercise. It doesn’t matter if you’re brand new to ballet or a seasoned pro, every dancer should begin with a few stretches to loosen up before class, rehearsal, or a performance.

Do’s and Don’ts of Dance: Creating Great Choreography

There are many unexpected benefits of ballet classes for kids beyond the obvious technique side of it. Here’s what we found with our students.

Ballet 101: The 5 Basic Positions

Welcome to your Ballet 101. Check out the 5 basic foot and arm positions that serve as the foundation for classical ballet technique.

Ballet Classes for Kids, Rosalie O'Connor

6 Unexpected Benefits of Ballet Classes for Kids

There are many unexpected benefits of ballet classes for kids beyond the obvious technique side of it. Here’s what we found with our students.