News & Announcements




01/29
2016
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BALLET WEST ANNOUNCES MAJOR TALENT FOR “NIGHT OF SHINING STARS”

Glittering Array of International Artists to Dance Alongside Ballet West at One-Night-Only Event SALT LAKE CITY – January 27, 2016 – Internationally-renowned dancers will grace the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre stage for a dazzling one-night-only event when Ballet West hosts Night of Shining Stars on Saturday, February 27, 2016. Dancers from New York City
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01/11
2016
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Ballet West featured in Lexus commercial

Dozens of dancers appear in international commercial airing overseas

12/28
2015
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Ballet West Summer Intensive Audition Tour

Visiting 14 cities, tour will be looking for the most talented students across the country

12/15
2015
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Governor Gary Herbert opens Diamond Anniversary Nutcracker

The Governor took a backstage tour before giving a pre-curtain speech

12/01
2015
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Sugar Plum Parties are Back!

The magic of The Nutcracker continues after the performance ends

12/01
2015
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The Nutcracker Comes to America

Join The New York Times best selling author, Chris Barton as he reads and discusses his latest book about Ballet West’s founder, Willam Christensen

11/17
2015
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the Front Row

Ballet West’s membership magazine is now online!

11/12
2015
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High Praise for Iconic Classics

Talent and diversity on display during 52nd Season Opener

09/28
2015
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Inaugural Archivist Dinner

On Saturday, September 26, longtime Ballet West donors gathered outside Kamas, Utah for the first-ever Archivist Dinner. Under a fall sky, and surrounded by colorfully painted mountains, Katherine Scott’s ranch was the setting for a wonderful evening of memories, reminiscing, and excitement for the future of the Company. Thank you to Ms. Scott and her
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09/14
2015
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Board Alumni Reunion

Last week, dozens of former Ballet West Board of Directors reunited at the Jessie Eccles Quinney Ballet Centre to see and hear first-hand the progress the Company has made recently. Board members from every decade of the Company’s 52-year history were represented and had delightful memories to share.