Bruce Caldwell


Bruce Caldwell began his ballet career in 1961 in the children's roles of Willam Christensen's The Nutcracker.  He joined Ballet West as an Apprentice in 1968 and rose through the ranks to become a Principal in 1972, a position he held for 18 years before joining the artistic staff in 1990.  In 1989 he received the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce Excellence in the Arts Award, and a year later, the Governor’s Award, presented by the Utah Arts Council. Caldwell was appointed to his present position of Ballet Master in 1997 and assumed the additional role of Company Archivist in 2007.