AT THE BALLET | THE ACADEMY                            COMMUNITY SCHOOL | CONTRIBUTE | EDUCATION | ABOUT US | GALLERY

You Are the Most Important Part
By Cookie Ruiz, Executive Director

Several years ago in a team building exercise with my colleagues here at Ballet Austin I came to the realization that at our core, ours is a business that is all about PEOPLE.

From our dedicated, caring teachers to each of the little girls/boys starting out in creative movement to the 90+ year-old Butler Community School students taking Pilates, dance and fitness classes with us each week, from our extraordinary dancers to the 30,000+ smiling faces in our audience this year at the new Long Center…each member of our Ballet Austin team delights in bringing you away from the stress of the screens of all sizes and the calendar entries that seem to compete for our focus and attention to share in an experience that is 100% live!

While it takes people to teach, create and perform, it takes people like you to make this art form possible and accessible to our citizens.

You are the most important part of this continuum that makes Ballet Austin the 15th largest professional ballet company in the US...Read More

                            PAGE 2 >