Mission + About

Ballet Fantastique is a dance company for the future.

Just as we believe in building the next generation of artists and audiences, we also believe passionately in building our next generation of community leaders.

Ballet Fantastique’s Young Professionals Board amplifies the impact of Ballet Fantastique’s voice in the Northwest, powering fundraising, events, and new arts initiatives, and providing the next generation of community leaders with professional board experience, volunteer service in your areas of interest and skillset, and business development opportunities. BFan’s YPB plans boldly creative events, provides a vital sounding board for new projects, leverages local collaboration, and supports our innovative youth outreach programs.

A meeting/events list is available upon request.

Please email completed applications to info@balletfantastique.org, or mail to the studio: Ballet Fantastique / 960 Oak St. / Eugene, OR 97401.

 

Activities + Expectations

  • Attend one BFan YPB meeting and/or event per month

  • Attend Ballet Fantastique’s Hult Center concert season as a Young Professionals season subscriber

  • Attend Ballet Fantastique Open Barre events

  • Network with friends and businesses across our community

  • Other volunteer/service opportunities surrounding our active event and outreach calendars

 

Cost

  • Minimum monthly dues of $10/month to the Ballet Fantastique Young Artist Scholarship Fund (tax-deductible donation)

  • Ballet Fantastique Young Professionals season subscription ($100–128, includes four productions with all live music at the Hult Center)

 

Benefits

  • Name listed on the Ballet Fantastique website and in the Ballet Fantastique Hult Center season souvenir program magazine

  • Resume-building and networking opportunities, including with Ballet Fantastique’s donor base, VIPs, community leaders, corporate sponsors, and the Board of Directors of Ballet Fantastique

  • Special backstage access and artist experiences to see the Hult Center and meet the Company artists

  • Discounted gala tickets and Ballet Fantastique adult classes + coupon codes to selected performances.

Former members of the Ballet Fantastique Young Professionals Board are now serving on Ballet Fantastique's board of directors, employed as Ballet Fantastique staff, or members of other elite corporate and nonprofit arts organizations across the Northwest and the globe. We are so grateful for their service!