Where the learned skills, discipline, and dedication, become art through performance. El Paso Ballet Theatre, the company, formerly (known as)? El Paso Youth Ballet was founded in 2009 by Director Marta Katz. Since its inception, EPBT has gained wide recognition for countless and varied public performances. EPBT has brought to the stage ballets from the classical repertoire as well as original choreography and contemporary works.
Dancers interested in joining the company are welcome to contact us through the link below for an opportunity to audition. Those auditioning for apprentices must be at least 13 years, and have at minimum of 5 years ballet technique and be on pointe.
The Company is to help aspiring young dancers refine their technical and artistic skills, develop positive personal values and life skills, and gain valuable stage experience. Members of the company will have opportunities to perform in pre-professional productions staged by experienced trainers and choreographers. Through its productions and outreach efforts, the company will help promote ballet as an art form, contribute to the cultural life of El Paso, and enrich the lives of our fellow citizens.