The past 17 years have been exciting ones for Northwest Ballet. We have brought bigger and better quality ballet productions to the area and have involved hundreds of artists, dancers, staff and volunteers who work together with us each year. We have also performed for thousands of citizens who make up our audiences. In 2012, we opened our Lynden Academy branch housed in the newly constructed Jansen Art Center. JAC, thanks to the vision of Jerry and Heidi Doornenbal is […]
Northwest Ballet Academy students of all ages and levels have opportunities to perform throughout the year! Performance opportunities include, but are not limited to: In-Studio Performances Annual Production of The Nutcracker Spring Production Year End Recital Special Events/Collaborations Showcase at Jansen Art Center Lecture demos in area schools and assisted living centers St. Petersburg Open Dance Competition(Russia Trip) New Choreographer’s Workshop Performance Youth America Grand Prix(See ATP Training Program): NBA Accelerated Training Program1 Students from Northwest Ballet Academy’s Pre-Professional Division have been […]
Youth America Grand Prix 2017 Congratulations to our four students who competed in the Youth America Grand Prix held in Bellevue, Washington Januaray 6-7. All competed with grace and poise and Julia Schwartz, 14 was awarded a top 12 finish in the competition. Left to right are Julia Schwartz, Annie Thorsen(14), John Bishop(choreographer) and Audrey Fry(14). Eleanor Totten(13) was not able to be in picture.