News & Announcements



11/09
2022

Deeply Storied | Fjord

Return to a Strange Land is “a showcase of the supreme talent in Ballet West’s ranks.” Fjord has posted a glowing review about each ballet in Ballet West’s triple-bill Rodeo production, including Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco, Kylián’s Return to a Strange Land, and de Mille’s Rodeo.  Check it out here!

11/09
2022

A Profoundly Moving Evening | Utah Review

Rodeo was a rambunctiously energetic, laugh-out-loud audience pleaser — the perfect end to this program. The Utah Review has posted a wonderful review about each piece in Ballet West’s triple-bill Rodeo production, including Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco, Kylián’s Return to a Strange Land, and de Mille’s Rodeo.  Check it out here!

11/09
2022

Rodeo’s 80th Anniversary | Broadway World

Broadway World has posted a feature on Ballet West’s 80th-anniversary milestone production of Rodeo.  Check it out here!

11/08
2022

Upcoming At Ballet West | KBZN NOW 97.9 FM

Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute sat down with KBZN NOW 97.9 FM to give a preview of all of the exciting upcoming Ballet West productions! Check it out here!

11/01
2022

World Ballet Day Schedule

TOMORROW, November 2, starting at 9:00AM, Ballet West will be participating in WORLD BALLET DAY. Glimpses into the main company, the second company, and the Academy will be posted LIVE across the day. Here is the schedule: 9:00AM  Return to a Strange Land Main Company – full rehearsal run-through 10:30AM  Ballet West Academy – PTD 3
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10/31
2022

Ballet West Recognizes New Board Members

NEW MEMBERS HELPING TO FURTHER ADVANCE ARTS IN THE COMMUNITY Ballet West announces the appointments of new board members, continuing to enrich and inspire the arts community.    Most recently, two board members were elected on Sept. 29, 2022:  Meghan Gallivan Stewart, President of Dancing Bees Apothecary and Eli Madrigal, founder of Rancho Markets. “We
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10/31
2022

Ballet West Saddles Up as “Rodeo” Turns 80 | Pointe Magazine

Rodeo [is] an enduring and undeniably American work that “redefined how audiences look at ballet.” Pointe Magazine has posted a lovely feature on Ballet West’s upcoming 80th-anniversary production of Rodeo — check it out here!

10/24
2022

Onegin Explores the Complexity of Maturing Love | Front Row Reviewers

“One of the most emotionally-charged productions of the year.” Front Row Reviewers has posted their review of Onegin, which includes the observation that “this production brings out humorous moments that prove the roughness of ordinary romantic entanglements throughout the first two acts.” Thank you to our friends at Front Row Reviewers! Read the article in full here!

10/24
2022

Ballet West brings fresh dramatic life to Cranko’s timeless Onegin | Utah Arts Review

The Utah Arts Review has posted their review of Onegin, which includes the observation that “Cranko’s Onegin impresses in that it extends past the soap opera melodramatics—fear not, there are still plenty—and explores the potential for choreography to mirror the complexity of characterization and narrative found in its literature source.” Thank you to our friends at the Utah Arts
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10/14
2022

World Ballet Day Schedule | Ballet News

World Ballet Day is just around the corner!  Ballet companies all around the globe — including Ballet West! — will be participating and streaming exclusive content across multiple platforms on Wednesday, November 2. More details are to come regarding Ballet West’s schedule, so stay tuned! Read more about World Ballet Day here.