Studio Company ~ New Program for 2014.15 School Year!

Ballet Arizona’s Studio Company is an opportunity for students of the highest rank with the potential and desire to become professional dancers.  Studio Company members are selected by audition only and through The School of Ballet Arizona’s Summer Intensive Program.  Studio Company members gain professional exposure and train with The School of Ballet Arizona’s School Director as well as Ballet Arizona Artistic Director and staff.  An indispensable and important part of their training is understudying and appearing regularly on stage with Ballet Arizona and in Studio Company productions.

New Programs for Adaptive Dance Classes

Ballet Arizona and The School of Ballet Arizona are proud to announce a Dance for Parkinson’s drop in class offered weekly and an Adaptive Dance program for children with Down syndrome.

Dance for Parkinson’s:
Taught by Debbie Braganza in collaboration with the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center.

Offered Wednesdays 11:00-12:15pm (except on major holidays)
Cost is $5 per class

The focus of this class is to develop flexibility and instill confidence.  Dance is a stimulating activity that connects the mind and body.

Drop in and take class any time!

Adaptive Dance for children with Down syndrome:

Photo by Michaela Konzal
Based off the  successful Adaptive Dance program of the Boston Ballet, SBAZ faculty member Kay Murray-Price and Physical Therapist, Tammy Groenwald, have developed a class for ages 8 – 15.  There will be a limit of 10 students per class, on a first come, first serve basis.

These classes will focus on teaching rhythm, learning safe stretching, body awareness, building assurance and self-confidence, developing appreciation for types of music, enhancing social skills and having fun!

June 13 – July 18, 9:30-10:30am
•$50 per student
•Classes meet at Ballet Arizona 2835 E Washington St Phoenix, AZ 85034
•Email the School for Registration form.
2835 E. Washington St
Phoenix, AZ 85034