Ballet West

A nonprofit organization

$3,683 Raised by 20 Donors

58% complete

$6,400 Goal

Frederick Quinney Lawson Ballet West Academy Scholarship Fund


Ballet West is committed to nurturing diverse young talent in Park City through the renowned Frederick Quinney Lawson Ballet West Academy's Peggy Bergmann Campus.  Each year, Ballet West offers tens of thousands of dollars in merit-based and need-based scholarships for students throughout Summit County. In addition, The Solomon Fund, through the Park City Community Foundation, offers need-based tuition support for low-income Latinx students.  


By supporting Ballet West, you are providing young Park City dancers of all backgrounds with access to the highest caliber of ballet instruction.

 

"I'm deeply passionate and committed to ensuring equal opportunity for ALL Park City students through recreation and sport. This is why The Solomon Fund supports Ballet West Academy scholarship opportunities for Latinx students.”

  - Beano Solomon, philanthropist and former member of Ballet West Board of Directors



Ballet West and Summit County

Ballet West strives to bring world-class ballet opportunities to Summit County through education and outreach, ballet training, and touring. This year alone, Ballet West has served over 6,400 students and residents in Summit County through:


  • Ballet West for Children: Ballet West II presents a lecture + performance demonstration in Summit county.
  •  I CAN DO workshop: four-day dance and movement workshop for students. 
  •  In-School Presentations: The Frederick Quinney Lawson Ballet West Academy's Peggy Bergmann Campus students present an excerpt of The Nutcracker to three Summit County schools.
  •  Senior Steps: guided ballet classes for seniors at the MARC and The Field House
  • Main Company performances at the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Center Theatre in Park City.


 

    ““Park City is a world class city, and I am proud to bring world class dance instruction to its community under my new tenure.”

   -Allison DeBona, Principal of the Peggy Bergmann Park City Campus and Ballet West First Soloist

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Organization name

Ballet West

Tax id (EIN)

87-0264274

Address

52 West 200 South
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84101

Phone

801 869 6963

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