American Midwest Ballet enhances the community through:
Cultural Enrichment
  • Region’s professional dance company
  • Talented performers, acclaimed choreographers, skilled teachers
  • 29 resident artists hail from around the nation and abroad
Performances
  • Three mainstage productions featuring a broad range of repertory
  • Notable choreographers from the national dance community
  • Historically significant ballets and innovative new works
Student Matinees
  • Special performances reaching over 7,500 students
  • Engagement with over 100 area schools
  • On average, 60% of students served are low income
Workshop Classes
  • Held at elementary schools and led by professional dancers
  • Over 800 students experience the joy of movement
  • Pilot program to provide workshops to underserved populations
Youth Dancer Programs
  • https://amballet.org/school/classes-programs/#programsOver 150 youth roles in professional productions
  • Mentorship for young artists through AMB Junior Company and Repertory Ensemble programs
  • Students bring outreach performances to hospitals and nursing homes
Outreach to Underserved
  • Roster of more than 20 social service agency partners
  • Over 1,000 underserved individuals attend performances free of charge
  • Access for those who would not otherwise have the opportunity
Community Partnerships
  • Meaningful collaborations with leading organizations
  • Partners include Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha Performing Arts, Opera Omaha, and Omaha Symphony