The Phoenix Ballet presents "Ballet Moods" at the Orpheum Theatre on May 19 - 20, 2017. Enjoy excerpts from one of the most romantic traditional ballets, Paquita. Then, experience the highly praised String of Thoughts.

Welcome to Phoenix Ballet!

Delivering excellence in the performing arts and providing the highest level of dance education in Arizona

Phoenix Ballet (formerly known as Ballet & Friends) is a non-profit organization bringing the beauty and joy of classical ballet productions to Phoenix and locations around the globe.

We believe Ballet enriches and heals the spirit, bringing community and creativity to lives in this outstanding growing city. Phoenix Ballet provides scholarships to the highest caliber of young dancers and produces the finest dances the world stage has ever seen.


Artistic Director

Slawomir Wozinak

Former Principle Dancer of Teatr Wielki in Łódź as well as The National Opera in Warsaw. Slawomir founded “Ballet and Friends” in 1982 (Now Phoenix Ballet) as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing only the highest quality ballet education and performance possible.