Community Angel Nights

You can be an Angel. For a donation of $30 per child, you can sponsor an underprivileged child to attend The Nutcracker.

In 2001 Ballet Arizona presented its first “Nutcracker Angel Night.” With donations from “community angels” — ticket buyers, subscribers, and corporate and private donors whose financial gifts help defray the evening’s expenses — Angel Nights are a unique and treasured community service.

Each year more than 4,000 tickets are made available free of charge to clients from service organizations and children and families from community centers in disadvantaged neighborhoods.

The number of agencies served has grown to more than 150, resulting in the additional Angel Nights added throughout the season.

To find out how you can support “Angel Nights” each season, please contact the Ballet Arizona Development Office at 602-343-6522 or Click Here.To recommend an organization for the invitation list, email or call 602.381.0184. Video: Children in Ballet Arizona’s Nutcracker

Nutcracker Angel Night December 2015

Ballet Arizona presents the 2015 Nutcracker Angel Night on Thursday, December 10th at 6:30 pm. A tremendously popular event recognized for its contribution to service organizations in the greater Phoenix area, Nutcracker Angel Night is a treasured experience. Those who attend are sure to enjoy a splendid performance from our remarkable Company.

“I want to sincerely thank you for the tickets to “The Nutcracker.” Without your generosity, we would never have had the opportunity to experience something as beautiful. My two-year-old daughter’s eyes sparkled with happiness & excitement at the sight of the snow. She danced and laughed — the sight was absolutely priceless!! Thank you! Thank you!!!”

—Mother & Daughter attendees
Homeward Bound

For additional information regarding Angel Nights contact Natalie Salvione at Ballet Arizona, 602-343-6522 or e-mail