On Pointe tells a compelling story of a mother and daughter struggling to define themselves. The story follows Paige, a young ballet dancer, as she prepares for the biggest audition of her life. At the same time her mother, Lynda, tries to come to terms with her looming divorce.
Phoenix Ballet in partnership with Master Ballet Academy and Youth America Dancer Foundation is pleased to announce its Grand Prix Intensive over Labor Day weekend, this September 2nd-5th at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa.
OK, it’s not technically new. Formerly known as Ballet and Friends, the Phoenix Ballet has been producing a successful “Nutcracker” for several years. But with a name change and a spring concert dubbed “Rising,” artistic director Slawomir Wozniak — a former principal dancer for the National Opera in his native Poland — announced his intentions to take things to the next level.
Phoenix Ballet was featured on Polish TV while performing abroad in Poland.
Phoenix Ballet is proud to partner with Arizona Opera this April. See our dancers perform in “The Daughter of the Regiment” in Phoenix and Tucson!