Tuesday, March 7, 2017


Masters of Dance and Music

WHERE: The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg
WHEN: Saturday, March 11 at 3 p.m.

Click here for tickets!

Scarlet Sonata 
*World Premiere
Choreography: Mary Barton
Music: Joachim Raff

"I am hoping that Scarlet Sonata is a vehicle to showcase and reveal the women as the fierce, ethereal, whimsical, sophisticated, graceful, intelligent, powerful dancers they are." -- Mary Barton

A Shepherd Singing (And I Still Heard Nothing)
Choreography: Mary Barton
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven

Glazunov Variations
Choreography: Kirk Peterson
Music: Alexander Glazunov

WHEN: Saturday, March 25, 6:30 p.m. Cocktails and Silent Auction. 7:30 p.m. Dinner, Live Music and Dancing

WHERE: The Heldrich Hotel in Downtown New Brunswick

Next Up This Spring

A Midsummer Night's Dream

WHERE: Union County Performing Arts Center, 1609 Irving St., Rahway
WHEN: Saturday, April 1 at 2 p.m.

Pride and Prejudice

WHERE: McCarter Theatre, 91 University Place, Princeton
WHEN: Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22 at 8 p.m.

A world premiere by Artistic Director Douglas Martin

Live accompaniment by: Princeton Symphony Orchestra

March On Pointe: Preview of the Premiere

WHEN: Friday, March 24 at 5:15 p.m.
American Repertory Ballet Princeton Studio, 301 N. Harrison Street, Above McCaffrey's Supermarket, Princeton

Artistic Director Douglas Martin will lead a discussion about his new ballet Pride and Prejudice, and ARB dancers will perform excerpts.

All On Pointe events are FREE and open to the public!

Bring Your School to See Pride and Prejudice

WHERE McCarter Theatre
WHEN: Friday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m.
Contact Lindsay Cahill, Education and Community Programming Manager, to get your tickets today and to learn more about all our School-Time programs!

(732)249-1254, ext. 19

Seeking Interns

We are seeking interns to work at our administrative offices in downtown New Brunswick, N.J.

Read more about our internship opportunities and how to apply!

Click here to read some #ARBDancerStories written by former ARB interns.

Reminder for Princeton Ballet School Families: Daylight Savings Time Begins Sunday!

Daylight savings time begins this Sunday, March 12.

Remember to set your clocks an hour ahead!

Pictured: Students performing "Waltz of the Flowers" from ARB's Nutcracker in our Cranbury studios on Cranbury Day 2016


Have You Checked Out Our New Website?

On February 11, we launched our brand new website at www.arballet.org!

We're Moving!

Click here to read more details in the full press release!

All of Princeton Ballet School's New Brunswick classes will be held at our current location, 7 Livingston Ave., through March 12. Classes will begin at our new location, 80 Albany Street, on March 13.

Enter Our March Contest!

We have posted a Pride and Prejudice trivia question on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. (The question is in honor of Women's History Month!) 

When Jane Austen, author of Pride and Prejudice, published her first novel, Sense and Sensibility, what was her pen name?

Comment on contest posts with your answer and tag a friend who you'd like to take to the ballet with you. Then, you'll be entered to win two tickets to the world premiere of Pride and Prejudice plus a $20 McCaffrey's gift card! Two winners will be announced on April 1.

Register for Classes Today!

We are enrolling for Spring and Summer Classes. Call (609)921-7758 or visit

www.arballet.org/princeton-ballet-school/ for more information!

Photo Credits: Leighton Chen, Caroline Pallat, Brad Resnick, Richard Termine, Noel Valero