Located in Reno, Nevada, Sierra Nevada Ballet is a small, classically based company founded in 1985. Under the direction of Rosine Bena, the company has presented acclaimed performances of world premier full length ballets, choreographed by Bena herself, as well as highly regarded contemporary works. Our Spring/Summer Season varies with performances at events such as “Arttown”, and “The Shakespeare Festival” in beautiful Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe.
Sierra Nevada Ballet is well known in Reno as a company of well trained and disciplined dancers. We have attracted dancers from countries all over the world including Australia, Mexico and Japan.
Included within SNB’s varied repertoire are many premieres which include “Gershwin Allegro”,”Percussiveland”, “Wampango”and “Tango for Four” by Rosine Bena along variations from classics such as “Les Sylphides”, “Swan Lake” and “The Nutcracker"