News

Rhythm & Motion Comes to Richmond

September 10th, 2013

RHYTHM & MOTION COMES TO RICHMOND California-based dance workout now offered by The School of Richmond Ballet  RICHMOND, VA – Rhythm & Motion, a dance workout class that inspires anyone to say “I am a dancer,” has joined with The School of Richmond Ballet, Richmond Ballet’s professionally-run school, to offer classes at the School’s downtown Richmond location.  Rhythm & Motion partnered with The School of Richmond Ballet to introduce the dance workout program in the spring of 2013, and it has grown into a popular class now offered as part…
Read More →

Richmond Ballet Announces New Hires, Promotions, for 30th Anniversary Season

September 5th, 2013

Elena and Marty

RICHMOND BALLET ANNOUNCES NEW HIRES, PROMOTIONS, FOR 30th ANNIVERSARY SEASON Richmond Ballet and Richmond Ballet II welcome new faces  RICHMOND, VA – Richmond Ballet is pleased to announce that both Marty Davis of Los Angeles, California, and Elena Bello of Jersey City, New Jersey, have been invited to join the Ballet’s professional company for the 2013-14 season. Lauren Archer, Jesse Lyon, Melissa Robinson and Sarah Joan Smith will join the ranks of Richmond Ballet II, the Ballet’s second company, this season. Marty Davis joins Richmond Ballet after six years with…
Read More →

Studio One to Launch 30th Anniversary Season

August 29th, 2013

bow out

STUDIO ONE TO LAUNCH 30th ANNIVERSARY SEASON New Philip Neal Ballet, Phoenix Rising, to premiere; Bow Out to return  RICHMOND, VA – Richmond Ballet is set to kick off its 30th Anniversary Season with the first installment of this year’s Studio Series, Studio One, October 1-6, 2013, at the Richmond Ballet Studio Theatre with a new ballet from Philip Neal, and a popular favorite, Val Caniparoli’s Bow Out. After a celebrated, 23-year career at New York City Ballet, Neal returns to Richmond once again to set a new original work,…
Read More →

The School of Richmond Ballet Summer Intensive 2013

July 18th, 2013

Summer Intensive students participate in Musical Theatre dance class.

Here are a few images from The School of Richmond Ballet Summer Intensive 2013.

Minds In Motion Team XXL performed at RVA Fireworks on the James

July 9th, 2013

MIM RVA Fireworks 1

Richmond Ballet Minds In Motion Team XXL performed at the third annual RVA Fireworks on the James with SPARC and the Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra. This FREE performance took place on Brown’s Island and was generously sponsored by Dominion and MeadWestvaco. Thanks again for coming to watch the performance, RVA!   Photos provided by Ryan Ripperton.