Photo: Betty Hum

Story Book Ballet Theater

Story Book Ballet Theater is the student ballet company of Dance Theater West. They have many performance opportunities, including performances at Scottsdale Center for the Arts, collaborations with Free Arts of Arizona and Detour Company Theatre.

Visit the Story Book Ballet website for more information, photos, and performance information.

Sleeping Beauty 2019

with Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona

 Sat, September 28, 2019

2:30 PM – 5:00 PM MST 


Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

7380 East 2nd Street

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona and Dance Theater West are collaborating to present a free one-hour performance of Sleeping Beauty. For this unique performance, young people from local emergency shelters and foster care group homes will dance with the Dance Theater West Storybook Ballet Company, and put their spin on the classic ballet Sleeping Beauty. In addition to the dance performance, an art exhibit created by Free Arts children will be on display and hands-on art activities will be available in the lobby following the performance. This is a family-friendly event.

2:30 pm Art Exhibit Opens

3:00 pm Dance Performance

4:00 pm Community Art Activities

Please visit to learn more about the trauma-informed art programs and the children served.

This program is made possible, in part, through the generous support of Scottsdale Arts, The Bob and Renee Parsons Foundation and Valley of the Sun United Way.

Admission is free