Congrats to Kelsie Van Horn

Congratulations to Kelsie Van Horn!  She will be attending University of Utah and dancing
in their dance program this coming school year!  Kelsie has been with Arizona Youth Ballet from the first year and we have loved seeing her become such a wonderful young lady and beautiful dancer!  We know there are many great things in store for her and she will do great at the University of Utah!
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Nutcracker Auditions

Nutcracker audition info!!
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Ages 6-9: 12:30pm – 1:15pm
Ages 10-13: 1:30pm – 2:00pm
Boys: 2:15pm – 2:45pm
Ages 13+ (Beg/Int Ballet Level): 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Int/Adv Dancers with/pointe: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Adults 18+: 5:45pm – 6:15pm

Registration will be begin 30 minutes before posted audition time
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Company and Nutcracker auditions!

On Saturday, August 13, 2016 we will be holding Company Auditions at Impact Dance at 3725 E Southern Ave in Mesa. This will be for our 2016-2017 Season! There will be a Master Class and Audition.

Auditions for our 2016 Nutcracker will be on Saturday, August 20, 2016. These will also be at Impact Dance and will include a Master Class and Audition.

Times for both Auditions will be posted here and on Facebook. If you are not already following us on Facebook, please do so!

Congratulations to Charis Dexter!

We are thrilled by the news that Charis Dexter has been offered a professional contract with Nevada Ballet Theater! We have always known that Charis is a beautiful and talented dancer – it is wonderful that so many others will now to get to see her! Congratulations Charis!

Fairy of Joy


Did you go to to get your Nutcracker tickets?  Did you notice something else listed on that page?  That’s right – we have announced our Spring show.  Arizona Youth Ballet will be performing Cinderella for the first time April 23-24 at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center!  You can get your tickets early and pick your seats!  Tickets go on sale in October!

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Congratulations to Topaz Davis

We are thrilled to announce that Arizona Youth Ballet dancer Topaz Davis has been offered a contract with Californa Ballet!  She is a beautiful dancer and we are so proud of her and her accomplishments!  We know that she will do well and are excited to see what she does next!

Topaz as Lilac Fairy in Sleeping Beauty in 2012