In 1986 the Phoenix Ballet, Ballet West Arizona, and Arizona Dance Theatre were combined to for Ballet Arizona.
Ballet Arizona is a professional ballet company located in Phoenix, Arizona that performs in venues around the State of Arizona. The Artistic Director of Ballet Arizona is Ib Andersen, a Balanchine-trained dancer and choreographer with experience at both the Royal Danish Ballet and New York City Ballet. He came to Ballet Arizona in 2000.
Ballet Arizona presents both classical and contemporary ballet performances. The dance company includes more than 30 dancers for each season.
When is the Ballet Arizona season?Each September Ballet Arizona presents short, free performances in parks around the Greater Phoenix area. Here are the details about the current Ballet Under the Stars programs. Regular performances usually take place between November and June.
Where are Ballet Arizona performances held?Most Ballet Arizona performances in Phoenix are held at Symphony Hall. Some performances take place at the Orpheum Theater.
How do I get tickets for Ballet Arizona and how much are they?Tickets may be ordered:
1 - Online
2 - By phone to the Ballet Arizona Box Office at 602-381-1096
3 - In person at the Ballet Arizona Box Office (3645 East Indian School Road, Phoenix)
4 - Through Ticketmaster
Ticket prices start at about $17 and go up to about $1125 for a single ticket. Of course, season ticket packages are also available.
Are discounts to Ballet Arizona available?Ballet Arizona usually offers discounts to college or high school students, seniors (65+) and children age 12 and under.
What else should I know about Ballet Arizona?Ballet Arizona also conducts various community and educational programs, including free performances in area parks each fall. Check the Events Calendar for specifics. You can also be sure that there will be a wonderful winter holiday event on their schedule.
What if I have more questions about the Ballet Arizona?For more information, contact Ballet Arizona at 602-381-1096 or visit Ballet Arizona online.
All dates, times, prices and offerings are subject to change without notice.