News & Announcements



09/15
2022

Ballet West in the Garden | Fjord Review

Fjord Review has written a beautiful review of the Ballet West in the Garden performance at Red Butte Garden last Friday, September 9.  Check it out here!

09/12
2022

Critic Picks for the 2022-23 Season

Bronislava Nijinska’s Les Noces–the centerpiece of Ballet West’s spring program which includes Jerome Robbins’s In the Night, and Gerald Arpino’s Light Rain (April 14-22)–has been selected as a “Critic Pick for the 2022-23 season” by the Utah Arts Review.  Read the article in full here.

09/12
2022

A Salute to Local Artists

Ballet West’s very own Demi-Soloist Olivia Gusti and stage manager Angelina Pellini have been featured in City Weekly’s annual Arts Issue as part of the “20(-ish) Under 30(-ish)” profiles by Scott Renshaw.  Check out the article in full here.

09/08
2022

Dance For Your Mental Health!

Ballet West is so proud to be participating in the “Dance For Life” Suicide Awareness Gala this Saturday, September 11.  Some of our Ballet West Academy students were featured alongside Academy teacher Ashleigh Richardson in a KSLTV story about how dancing helps improve mental health. Read the story in full and view the video here.
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09/01
2022

BALLET WEST CONGRATULATES BEANO SOLOMON

Ballet West congratulates Beano Solomon, who was presented with the Park City Rotary Club’s Jack C. Green Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award. In addition to her personal philanthropic support of Ballet West, the Solomon Fund, which focuses on increasing access to sports and recreation for Latino youth, she also supports 22 scholarships at the
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08/31
2022

SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE SEPT. 7!

59TH SEASON OFFERS UNIQUE AND DYNAMIC PREMIERES, NEW SETS FOR A CLASSIC FAVORITE, AND THE RETURN OF ONE OF THE MOST DRAMATIC BALLETS OF ALL TIME Single tickets for Ballet West’s upcoming season performances, including The Nutcracker, will go on sale beginning Sept. 7. Individual tickets will also be available for additional performances added for
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08/26
2022

Nutcracker Auditions | PBS Utah Contact

Earlier this week, Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute guested for the PBS Utah show “Contact,” speaking about our upcoming Nutcracker children’s auditions! Be sure to catch the episode, which is online now! Contact | Ballet West Nutcracker Auditions | PBS Utah

08/15
2022
Red Butte

BALLET WEST PERFORMS IN THE GARDEN

DANCERS TO PRESENT DIVERSE PROGRAM OF CLASSIC AND CONTEMPORARY WORKS SEPTEMBER 9 AT RED BUTTE GARDEN Ballet West will be at the Red Butte Garden to perform two new creations by internationally-recognized chorographers, Sophie Laplane and Juliano Nunes, alongside a rare, 19th-century gem by Arthur St. Léon. “Red Butte is a wonderful community event in
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08/03
2022

NUTCRACKER CHILDREN’S AUDITIONS 2022

Register your child for the opportunity to perform in Ballet West’s 2021 Nutcracker season!

08/02
2022

Ballet West Returns For 22/23 Season

After a summer hiatus, Ballet West dancers are returning Aug. 1 to begin rehearsing for the company’s 59th Season, featuring five main company productions plus the Family Classics series add-on. The season will include four exciting Ballet West premieres. Performances begin in October at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capital Theater The upcoming year marks the
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