Scottsdale School Summer Ballet Intensive featured in the Arizona Dance Coalition E*!
The Scottsdale School of Ballet Summer Intensive was recently featured in the Arizona Dance Coalition May E* Magazine. The Summer from June 5th – June 23rd is a great way to meet fellow dancers and experience the wealth of experience provided by or guests Natalia Magnicaballi, Christine Spizzo and Roman Zavarov. There is also live accompaniment for the Advanced level ballet classes with Amanda Hidalgo.
Also, in addition to ballet we feature Flamenco with Julia Chacon, and we are happy to announce a Cuban infused Contemporary and Jazz Dance classes with Joan Rodriguez-Hernendez. Finally, for a deep Stretch and Conditioning class with are honored to have Mimi Solaire provide this vital instruction for our students.
We have extended the date for a Summer deposit to Friday, June 1st but do get your deposit and request in soon! More information and schedules are available on the Summer page or by calling the studio at 480-948-8202. Please read through the bios of our guest artists below
SCOTTSDALE SCHOOL OF BALLET DONATIONS TO HOUSTON FLOOD DANCERS IN NEED A HUGE SUCCESS!! With everyone’s help, we collected a total of 77 pairs of shoes (mostly ballet slippers but some Flamenco, Pointe and jazz shoes too), 74 leotards, 42 pairs of tights, 6 pairs of contemporary shorts, and 5 dance skirts. A volunteer mother,Read more
As with every year, we are happy to welcome all returning and new students to our school for the 2017-2018 season. Now that everyone has settled into their academic schedules, we are going to continue the great work we started with many of these students in the wonderful Summer Intensive. There is so much thatRead more
SSB announces that following a wonderful Summer Intensive, with this year’s guests Natalia Magnicaballi, Christine Spizzo and Roman Zavarov, classes for the 2017 2018 Season will begin Monday. August 7th. With the new season brings some new faces in addition to the top-notch international faculty at the school. We are happy to welcome to the SSBRead more
The Soiree de Ballet 2017 which took place at the Herberger Theater Center May 20th and 21st, was a resounding success for the SSB students. The performance to Sold-Out crowds was hailed by all as “the best Scottsdale School of Ballet has presented to date”. Amanda Vaughan, a board member of the Scottsdale Ballet FoundationRead more
Scottsdale School of Ballet students performed to a delighted the crowd at the local Barnes and Noble Bookstore. They were there to dance for the Scottsdale Ballet Foundation Bookfair to support the Scottsdale Ballet Foundation, who in turn support SSB in performances, provide ballet study scholarships, and provide tickets to non-profit organizations for youngsters to attend. The students performed excerpts from "The Ballet Class" and "The Sleeping Beauty" featured in the upcoming "Soiree de Ballet 2017" which takes place at the Herberger Theater, Saturday, May 20th at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 21st at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are still available here TICKETS Many thanks to the Barnes and Noble for sponsoring SSB, the dancers and SBF board members, Linda Biondo and Amanda Vaughan and all of the volunteers who made this event such a success.Read more
Please take some time to look over this publication for the Arizona Dance Coalition. There are plenty of wonderful concerts, classes and performances to attend in Arizona. Also, SSB directors Sibylle Acatos Dadey and Donald Dadey were invited guests to the National Society of Arts and Letters after they judged the competition. See page 22 for the article on the gala that honored the SSB directors friends and colleagues, Lisa Chow, Gia Firicano, Andrew Needhammer, and Carol Schilling.Read more