Ballet Austin

Published August 3, 2015
Jaime Lynn Witts’ persistent, can-do attitude is the secret to her success at Ballet Austin. more »

Think you've got what it takes to be the next Christopher Wheeldon? Ballet Austin hopes so! The Texas company's biennial choreographic competition, New American Talent/Dance, is currently seeking entrants for the 2012 edition.


The contest brings the top three finalists to Austin to create a new 20-minute contemporary work on the Ballet Austin dancers. All three pieces of choreography will premiere in front of a renowned jury and a live voting audience in February 2012. Up to $20,000 is at stake.


Ashley Lynn Gilfix of Ballet Austin

Courtesy Ballet Austin

Published December 16, 2009
Ballet Austin dancer Gina Patterson shows us what's in her dance bag.more »

Show and Tell: Inside Gina Patterson's Dance Bag

Photography By Kenny Braun