Anaheim Ballet's mission is to enlighten and entertain audiences with classically rooted programming and contemporary presentation. Anaheim Ballet provides quality performances to audiences of balletomanes as well as novice ballet-goers and acts as a haven to talented Southern California artists and as a magnet to international talents. Anaheim Ballet's Educational Outreach and Scholarship program, STEP-UP!, is committed to the promotion of classical ballet and providing its numerous benefits to those otherwise not able to receive them. Anaheim Ballet was proclaimed the resident ballet company of Anaheim, California in City Council chambers in August 1997. Anaheim Ballet [formerly Coast Ballet Theatre] has been a leading presence in the Southern California arts community for over 25 years. AB annually presents concerts for the community at large in OC, LA, and on tour in Nevada. AB collaborates with The Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts, the Philharmonic Society of Orange County, SCFTA's Arts Teach program, Arts Orange County's Imagination Celebration, and Anaheim Public Schools. Anaheim Ballet School: A qualified and caring professional faculty and staff instruct and guide your child in their pursuit of the benefits of dance training including professional career-track guidance, positive recreational activity, improved health and endurance, self-expression and confidence. Our expanded adult program features ballet instruction for adults of all levels, even those without prior experience.. Anaheim Ballet offers classical ballet classes in all levels for ages 3 years through adults. Performances annually presented include AB School's Spring Concert,AB School's Summer Dance Celebration,and Anaheim Ballet's Nutcracker.