Going Pro: Dancer Journeys

Night Before Christmas Success Grows

This post is to chronicle the sucess and growth of Ballet Aligned’s “The Night Before Christmas” – a “Once Upon a Storytime” Ballet Benefit for the Little Lambs Foundation. Read about the 2023 show here: Michael Ballam to join cast of upcoming holiday benefit by Ballet Aligned – Cache Valley Daily.

Local Star in Ballet West’s Sleeping Beauty

Congratulations to Jaycee Preece for being selected as the child lead in the Garland Dance of Ballet West’s Sleeping Beauty! You may remember Jaycee as Winky in The Night Before Christmas (image below). She currently trains at Dance Illusion, Ballet West Academy, and Ballet Aligned. You can catch Jaycee in Ballet West’s spectacular show from Feb …

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Milestones

There are a few major milestones in a dancer’s training, including: receiving your first pair of point shoes is one (which can mark the beginning of taking ballet seriously), going away to a summer intensive is another, and of course, landing a contract with a company bookmarks the end of the training phase. Three different …

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