News & Announcements

Nutcracker auditions

Ballet Northwest’s Nutcracker auditions will be held on Saturday, September 24th. No previous experience necessary although dancers must be eight years old by August 31st. Performances are December 9th-18th at the Washington Center.  Click here for detailed information and audition times: 2016-bnw-audition-flyer.

Click here for the audition application form: audition-registration-2016-form.
BNW dancers participate in “Arabesque: A Dance Journey”, a fundraiser for the YMCA

Ballet Northwest is excited to be featured in “Arabesque: A Dance Journey” at the Minnaert Center at SPSCC on Saturday, October 8th at 7:30pm. Also featured will be the best of belly dance from throughout the Northwest. The event is produced by Amira Belly Dance. For tickets, visit


Olympia Dance Festival

Save the date for the 7th annual Olympia Dance Festival featuring 10+ local dance groups and guest artist to be announced. This amazing performance featuring ballet, hip-hop, modern, tap, jazz, swing, Irish, and Middle Eastern dance will be held on Saturday, February 25th at the Washington Center.  Applications for groups will be available soon!




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