Ballet Etudes is supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts, which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.

"Ballet Etudes promotes an atmosphere of pre-professional development and expectation that fosters integrity and excellence in its students."

- Paris Wilcox, Kansas City Ballet


Ballet Etudes was created by Sharon Seder Meko in 1986 to fulfill the artistic needs of serious young dancers who desire performing opportunities of the highest caliber.  Learn more.

"The Ballet Etudes students are beautiful and well-trained, with impeccable manners!" - Kim Sonderegger, The Washington Ballet

"Ballet Etudes provided me with the tools I needed to excel in the professional dance world." - Susan Gartell, Milwaukee Ballet