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Scottsdale Ballet Foundation

The Scottsdale Ballet Foundation is a qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization promoting and presenting student ballet performances, furthering the availability of quality dance training in our community, and enhancing appreciation for classical ballet in our community.



Scottsdale Ballet Foundation is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. Contributions pay for youth ballet performances, master classes, and ballet study scholarships.
Your donation is tax-deductible!

Recent News & Events

Trio for Allegretto

SBF Slide Presentation

SBF – Who We Are Please take a moment to review the following presentation about the Scottsdale Ballet Foundation. The foundation is doing great work in our community providing quality performances, donating tickets to the less fortunate and providing quality teachers for Summer Intensives at Scottdale School of Ballet. You can view the presentation by […]


Nutcracker Sweets Tea 2019

The Scottsdale Ballet Foundation is once again holding the best Nutcracker Sweets Tea in the Valley! Save the date for the wonderful event with a full 3 Plated Tea Service, crafts for the little ones and featuring a special holiday performance by the students of the Scottsdale School of Ballet. The event will be held […]


Soiree de Ballet 2019

Soiree de Ballet 2019 ” A Great Success!” The Scottsdale Ballet Foundation was pleased to sponsor the Scottsdale School of Ballet presented 2 wonderful performances at the Paradise Valley Community College on May 11th and May 12th. Both shows were a rousing success and all in attendance were treated to an evening filled with ballet, […]

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Scholarship Testimonials

I would like to sincerely thank you for Khandis' opportunity to audition for Scottsdale Ballet Foundation SI Scholarship. We are very grateful for the generous award she has been given. What a great program and opportunity your foundation has for ballet families during SI season.
Again, thank you very much. It is going to be a huge help for our family. What a great program and opportunity your foundation has for ballet families during SI season, especially for families with two dancing ballerinas like us."
Thank you again!

Melendie Pettingill

I was chosen to receive the Scottsdale Ballet Foundation Summer Scholarship this year, and I am writing this letter to express my sincerest thanks to you for providing this scholarship. I was very excited to receive my award and letter.
It is an honor to be recognized for my hard work, and receiving this scholarship motivates me to continue to strive for excellence. I will be attending the Scottsdale School of Ballet Summer Program for all four weeks.

Sarah Broders

Thank you so much for the extremely generous scholarship that you have awarded me with. I appreciate that you have recognized me with this honor and I am very thankful for your generosity.
I am very excited to be attending the Texas Ballet Theatre Summer Intensive as well as doing two weeks of the Scottsdale School of Ballet intensive. I am looking forward to working hard this summer and continuing to strive towards my goal of becoming a professional dancer. Thank you again for recognizing me and my hard work!

Julia Taravella

Thank you again for the scholarship toward my summer ballet training. I had an amazing time in Houston! Having been able to participate in the Houston Ballet summer intensive helped me achieve my goal of being accepted to Pacific Northwest Ballet as an upper level pre-professional student.

Gabriella Keski