Enter the Studio and 

EXPERIENCE THE ACTION

Join BA in the studio for Class & Rehearsal 

Between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm CST, you can join Ballet Arkansas for class and rehearsal LIVE on our Facebook page, Youtube Channel and here online. You'll tour our spaces, get to know our dancers, and experience the magic of Arkansas's largest and longest running Holiday Production, "The Nutcracker Spectacular."

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Commentary 

Meredith Loy

Company Dancer/Emcee

Michael Fothergill

Executive and Artistic Director 

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Lauren Hill

Company Dancer/Emcee

Catherine Fothergill

Associate Artistic Director 

Broadcast Schedule 

*Rehearsal features excerpts from "The Nutcracker Spectacular," with original choreography by Michael Fothergill  

9:00 - 10:30 am CST - Company Class taught by Executive and Artistic Director, Michael Fothergill 

10:45 - 12:15 pm CST - Grand Pas coached by Executive and Artistic Director, Michael Fothergill 

12:15 - 1:15 pm CST - Snow Corps staged by Associate Artistic Director, Catherine Fothergill

1:15 - 1:45 pm CST - Hot Chocolate coached by Associate Artistic Director, Catherine Fothergill

1:45 - 2:15 pm CST - Candy Cane coached by Associate Artistic Director, Catherine Fothergill 

2:15 - 4:00 pm CST - Flower Corps staged by Associate Artistic Director, Catherine Fothergill 

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Participating Companies

Asia Pacific

The Australian Ballet

Ballet Indonesia

Bangkok City Ballet

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan

Hong Kong Ballet

Korean National Ballet

National Ballet of Japan

Queensland Ballet

Royal New Zealand Ballet

Singapore Ballet

Universal Ballet

West Australian Ballet

Europe

Ballet de Barcelona

Bayerisches Staatsballett

Estonian National Ballet

Finnish National Ballet

Dutch National Ballet

Les Ballets de Monte Carlo

Norwegian National Ballet

Paris Opéra Ballet

Polish National Ballet

Royal Danish Ballet

Royal Swedish Ballet

Sofia National Opera and Ballet

Staatsballett Berlin

The Stuttgart Ballet

Teatro alla Scala

Wiener Staatsballett

United Kingdom

Birmingham Royal Ballet

English National Ballet

Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing

Northern Ballet

Royal Academy of Dance

The Royal Ballet

Scottish Ballet

Americas

Acosta Danza

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

American Ballet Theatre

Ballet Arkansas

Ballet Concierto de Puerto Rico

Ballet Idaho

Ballet Nacional de Cuba

Ballet West

Ballet West Academy 

BalletX

Boston Ballet

Houston Ballet

Joffrey Ballet

Kansas City Ballet

Miami City Ballet

The National Ballet of Canada

Oregon Ballet Theatre

Pacific Northwest Ballet

Philadelphia Ballet

San Francisco Ballet

São Paulo Companhia de Dança

Sarasota Ballet

Smuin Contemporary Ballet

Texas Ballet Theater

The Washington Ballet

Africa

Cape Town City Ballet

Joburg Ballet

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