Issue No. 59
May 2017
Congratulations to our 2017-2018 Season Company Dancers and Trainees

The Company
Emma Adam, Lizzy Benoit, Claire Bolin, Nicole Conway, Cecilia Donathan, Jocelyn Fuhr, Lola Gehrke, Julia Gleason, Lucy Harmon, Jillian Hergenrother, Jocelyn Holmes, Meredith Kelley, Olivia Killion, Ava Lahey, Amanda Little, Nancy Mi, Abby Milhiser, Caroline Mitchell, Kari Morton, Ella Paul, Olivia Pennell, Jacqueline Perich, Linda Rainford, Payton Reichensperger, Kristine Sonnek, Elizabeth Streb, Analysse Vance, Kayla Wheeler

Grace Batterman, Brianne Beckley, Rylee Brinkman, Ally Burdell, Sarah Carley, Caroline Dahlquist, Molly Davis, Lillian Drea, Emma Faulkner, Audrey Frost, Catherine Gardner, Meghan Good, Aislyn Grant, Elise Greene, Hailey Haschemeyer, Bella Johnson, Avery Kearbey, Addison Lopian, Lydia Lupton, Mia Marcy, Logan Mink, Cameryn Murphy, Ava Parkinson, Ella Parkinson, Lauren Pumphrey, Arayna Riech, Claire Sagins, Cecilia Simpson, Laura Sonnek, Emma Wolters

We have an exciting season ahead of us; and we are thrilled to be working with such dedicated and talented dancers!

SBC's Annual Shoe Fund

Please consider supporting the Springfield Ballet Company's Annual Shoe Fund!

Donations support our Company dancers and their pointe shoe needs throughout the season, as well as our dancers in the Boys & Girls Clubs Ballet Outreach Program.

For additional information, please contact Sally Hamilton at 217-544-1967 or via e-mail at hamilton@springfieldballetco.org.

To donate to our Shoe Fund via PayPal, please click HERE. (Note: You do not need to have a PayPal account to donate through this site.)

Thank you!

SBC's Summer Intensive Workshops 2017

SBC's Summer Intensive Workshop - Session One -
with Oscar Carrillo and Josiah Savage

June 24-28, 2017 (Sat to Wed)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
SBC's Summer Intensive Workshop - Session Two - with Matthew Harvey and Madeline Jazz Harvey
August 5-9, 2017 (Sat to Wed)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
$150.00 per session
Hoogland Center for the Arts
Theatre II
420 S. Sixth St.
Springfield, IL 62701
For more information, contact SBC at 217-544-1967.

For a PDF of the registration form, click HERE.

To the POINTE... 

To the POINTE, the Springfield Ballet Company's e-newsletter, highlights what's happening throughout our season -- whether it be performances, dancer spotlights, community events, workshops, giving opportunities, special discounts or general announcements! We hope you enjoy receiving these updates.

And, if you love the information you are receiving, please forward our e-newsletter to a friend! 


All the best,


Julie Ratz, SBC Artistic Director
Sally Hamilton, SBC Administrative Director
Gina DeCroix Russell, SBC Ballet Mistress
Our Mission

The Springfield Ballet Company provides dance education and performances to enrich our community through the beauty, energy and diversity of dance.


Springfield Ballet Company
Hoogland Center for the Arts
420 S. Sixth Street
Springfield, IL  62701
217-544-1968 (fax)


In This Issue
SBC logo
Connect with us!

Like us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter  View our videos on YouTube

Upcoming Events:
Summer Senior Outreach Tour:
June 12-16, 2017
SBC Summer Intensive Workshops Session One:
June 24-28, 2017
SBC Summer Intensive Workshops Session Two:
August 5-9, 2017
Illinois State Fair Performance:
August 2017
Boys & Girls Clubs Ballet Outreach Program:
Fridays, ongoing through Fall and Spring
Auditions for The Nutcracker:
September 10, 2017
September 16 & 17, 2017
Festival of Trees Performance:
November 2017
The Nutcracker:
December 9 & 10, 2017
First Night Springfield Performance:
December 31, 2017
Leap into Lincoln at ALPLM:
February 20, 2018
Trainee and Boys & Girls Clubs Recital:
Spring 2018
SBC's Girl Scouts Workshop:
Spring 2018
Spring Production TBA:
April 14 & 15, 2018

Join Our Mailing List

Caryn Broomby
Shane & Tammy Bumgarner
Donna Lounsberry
John Muchow
Patrick Russell