Classical ballet

Classes available for all ages and levels.

Winter and Spring Registration

Registration for Winter and Spring Session will take place on Friday, January 4th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, and Saturday, January 5th, from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

About Us

Rena Backer

Rena Backer, a member of one of the most prominent families in ballet history, continues on the tradition of teaching classical Russian ballet. Continuing the tradition, Rena Backer founded Rena Backer School of Ballet in May of 2007 to share her love of ballet to dancers in the valley. 

More about Rena


Coming from a family of classical ballet dancers, Rena Backer brings over 30 years of experience in teaching the art. By combing structure, discipline, and kindheartedness, Rena creates an environment suitable for dancers of all ages and levels. 

Guest Ballet Teachers

For intermediate leveled students and higher, Rena Backer School of Ballet offers training from a guest teacher in early June. Rena Backer also offers Intensive Training Classes throughout summer sessions. 

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Rena Backer School of Ballet

3801 E Shea Blvd, phoenix, AZ 85028, US

(602) 485-5000