News & Announcements



10/11
2022

Health and Wellness Series Launches

The curtain is about to rise on the new season for Ballet West. Together with Intermountain Healthcare (IHC), an informative new video series is making its debut. This series showcases the athletic work of dancers and, with the assistance of IHC dance medicine clinicians, strategies and tips to maintain health and top physical condition. The
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10/04
2022

Ballet West creates welcoming space for all backgrounds, dancers say | KSL

Hispanic and Latinx dancers say they feel at home with Ballet West because of the accepting atmosphere created by the administration and staff members, according to a recent article by KSL. “Ballet West is so beautifully blended–it’s not a predominately white, European-background company.  They are diverse dancers from around the world and it makes it
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09/29
2022

Share a common joy for live ballet and music | The Daily Dish

Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute and Principal Artist Hadriel Diniz sat down with Nicea DeGering and Surae Chinn on The Daily Dish to preview Season 59. Check it out!

09/29
2022

Classic New Performances | ABC4

Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute sat down with ABC4 Utah for a preview of Season 59!  Check it out here!

09/29
2022

Ballet West in KSL Studio 5

Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute and Principal Artists Katlyn Addison and Adrian Fry shared details about the production for Onegin that begins this fall on KSL 5. Check it out here!

09/28
2022

Ballet West on “Fresh Living” | KUTV

Ballet West Artistic Director Adam Sklute sat down with KUTV’s “Fresh Living” to discuss the upcoming production of Onegin, which is considered “one of the world’s greatest story ballets.” Watch the video here!

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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