6 05, 2021

Sundance Institute and Ballet West Collaborate for World Premiere at Choreographic Festival

By |2021-05-09T09:23:26-07:00May 6th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT—This year, the Ballet West Choreographic Festival will showcase an exciting first time collaboration between principal artist and choreographer Emily Adams and alumna of the Sundance Institute’s Music Film Program, Katy Jarzebowski. They have been commissioned by Ballet West to create a new ballet with original choreography and music score for a [...]

27 04, 2021

Ballet West Announces in the Balance: Ballet for a Lost Year a World Premiere Documentary Series

By |2021-04-28T10:12:19-07:00April 27th, 2021|Member News|0 Comments

Salt Lake City, UT— Ballet West and Skyscape Studios announced today the world premiere of a nine-episode documentary series featuring the iconic ballet company, In The Balance: Ballet for a Lost Year. The first episode debuts on Ballet West’s social media channels May 7, and episodes will be released every week through the spring and [...]

18 09, 2020

Evelyn Cisneros-Legate Appointed Incoming Director of the Frederick Quinney Lawson Ballet West Academy

By |2020-09-18T08:44:25-07:00September 18th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--The Frederick Quinney Lawson Ballet West Academy is thrilled to announce world-renowned ballerina Evelyn Cisneros-Legate has been appointed as the new Director of all four campuses of the school. Cisneros-Legate, a native of Huntington Beach, California trained at the San Francisco Ballet School and School of American Ballet before joining the San [...]

25 04, 2019

Ballet West to Screen the Utah Premiere of ‘Danseur’

By |2019-04-25T12:45:31-07:00April 25th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY, UT—Opening the third-annual Choreographic Festival, Ballet West will present the Utah premiere of Danseur, at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, May 8 at 7pm. The film, about the struggles of men in pursuit of their ballet dreams, will follow a panel discussion moderated by dance journalist Kate Mattingly, with panelists [...]

29 08, 2018


By |2018-08-29T19:45:53-07:00August 29th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

BALLET WEST’S GROUNDBREAKING PROGRAM TEACHES LIFE SKILLS AND THE DISCIPLINE OF DANCE TO 5TH GRADE STUDENTS IN UTAH Ballet West’s Education and Outreach programs are the most expansive of any ballet company in the United States, serving more than 110,000 students, teachers, and community members last year alone. For two decades, one of these initiatives, [...]

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