Ballet Theatre of Phoenix hosts Open House August 6
Ballet Theatre of Phoenix is kicking off its new fall session of classes with an Open House on August 6 from 10 am – 2 pm. The public is invited to tour the studio, meet the instructors and try out free dance classes throughout the day.
Located at 6201 N. 7th St. in Central Phoenix, Ballet Theatre of Phoenix is a 7,800 square foot state-of-the-art dance studio which hosts a wide array of ballet, contemporary and strengthening dance classes for all ages.
From its creative movement sessions for preschoolers to learn through play, to an extensive classical ballet program for students seeking a career in dance, Ballet Theatre of Phoenix’ top instructors guide students as they advance in skill, poise and stamina.
Ballet Theatre of Phoenix produces two choreographed productions a year, its annual production of The Nutcracker, as well as its spring recital, with students performing on stage at local venues.
Fall classes will begin August 15th, with a full schedule of classes in ballet and contemporary dance, as well as a new class, “Progressing Ballet Technique,” a strength and conditioning class for adults which helps with muscle memory in all dance forms.
Ballet Theatre of Phoenix offers the finest quality dance education with a faculty who brings a blend of experience, knowledge, artistry, and compassion to the studio. It is an environment where each student is guided to reach their fullest potential. Ballet Theatre of Phoenix is dedicated to nurturing a future generation of dancers, perpetuating the art of the classical ballet, and passing on the rich heritage of ballet to future generations.
Ballet Theatre of Phoenix School Director Jennifer Cafarella started her formal ballet training with the Nina Marlowe School of Ballet and The School of Ballet Arizona, and graduated from the prestigious Walnut Hill School for the Performing Arts. Her professional career includes appearing with the Ballet de Cali in Colombia, Ballet New England, Granite State Ballet, Jose Mateo’s Ballet Theatre, and Convergence Ballet. With a BS in Business Administration, an MFA in Dance, as well as teacher certification from the American Ballet Theatre in NYC. She has developed her own teaching methodology which she has presented at various conferences across the nation.
For information on classes, instructors and professional training programs, visit ballettheatreofphx.org or call 602-957-3364.