News & Announcements



01/09
2015

Fox 13 wanders the new Ballet Centre!

Big Budah from FOX 13 stopped by to wander around the new Jessie Eccles Quinney Ballet Centre!

12/29
2014

Dance Magazine honors Beckanne Sisk

Congratulations to Soloist Beckanne Sisk for earning recognition from Dance Magazine for Best Revival this year for her “tantalizing performance” in “Light Rain.” Wendy Perron of Dance Magazine wrote, “The central duet of Light Rain was given a tantalizing performance by Ballet West’s Beckanne Sisk and the Joffrey’s Fabrice Calmels at a YAGP gala. It took us back to
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12/26
2014

Ballet West in the news!

Salt Lake Tribune | Bravo BW for showcasing diversity HERE FOX 13 | Budah talks to Nutcracker cast HERE Deseret News | Utahn Merlin Taylor is Santa with a cause HERE ABC 4 | The Nutcracker HERE The Dallas Morning News | Great gift for art lovers HERE Salt Lake Tribune | Plans for tonight
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12/24
2014

A special visit to Ronald McDonald House

Last week, when eight-year-old River found out she would not be receiving a critical operation, Ronald McDonald House asked if there was anything she would like to see or do before going home. “I’ve always wanted to see The Nutcracker.” River said. Because she was too weak to actually go to The Nutcracker, Ballet West
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12/22
2014

ABC4 Utah interviews Ballet West!

The Artistic Director and Two Dancers speak to Nicea DeGering about The Nutcracker!

12/20
2014

Ballet West in the News!

KUTV | Casey Scott interviews Adam Sklute http://bit.ly/1AAn494  Salt Lake Tribune | Ballet West is a Utah treasure http://bit.ly/1whdhWq  KSL | Young dancer dazzles Radio City http://bit.ly/1w2LUu5  Press Enterprise | Nutty about ‘Nutcracker’ http://bit.ly/1x7gs4K  BYU Radio | Interview with Adam Sklute http://bit.ly/1r9Dt4w  SL City Weekly | Municipal Ballet Co. http://bit.ly/1GEEgOC  Broadway World | Behind the
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12/18
2014

Former BW Dancer Plays Clara at Radio City

KSL’s Carole Mikita gives a great report on Rylee Rogers, who played Clara in Ballet West’s Nutcracker two years ago and is now playing the same character at Radio City Music Hall in New York City! For the full story, CLICK HERE!

12/17
2014

NUTCRACKER RETURNS AFTER SMASH SUCCESS D.C.

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact:   Joshua Jones, Manager of Press & Information Services | 801-414-4101 (cell) | jjones@balletwest.org  BALLET WEST’S NUTCRACKER RETURNS AFTER SMASH SUCCESS IN WASHINGTON D.C. Prestigious Kennedy Center tour adds notoriety for Company and brings acclaim for Utah SALT LAKE CITY – December 16, 2014 – Ballet West returns to The Janet
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12/15
2014

KUTV Fresh Living Segment

KUTV Fresh Living with Casey Scott and Debbie Worthen featured dynamic footage of The Nutcracker and Artistic Director Adam Sklute talking about some ‘insider information’ you might not know about The Nutcracker! Click Here!

12/12
2014

Ballet West In The News

RW Fine Arts Magazine | Small School Helps Student Pursue Big Dreams http://bit.ly/1IJJOt4 BrightestYoungThings | Ballet West at The Kennedy Center http://bit.ly/1z17k0k Dance Tabs | Ballet West at Kennedy Center http://bit.ly/1Gk2JZe IONarts | Ballet West’s Nutcracker http://bit.ly/13gQXkH Arkansas Democrat | Nutcracker has bigger cast http://bit.ly/1wIQfJR Salt Lake Tribune | BW awes Kennedy Center crowd http://bit.ly/1BpQeZx
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