Before the Vows
Based on true stories from her own life and others, Julianna Slager's 2016 premiere Before the Vows invites audiences to enjoy the beauty and sweetness of pure romance.
Surprised by Joy
Julianna Slager's Surprised by Joy, inspired by the poem by William Wordsworth, considering loss and tragedy in a way that it is not often explored.
Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager's 2016 premiere Meditations uses movement and light to contemplate the impact of perspective.
Julianna Slager's Ripple Effect tells a story of verbal abuse and the power of words. We don’t always see how one careless or heartless word we speak can cause a ripple effect of pain, but it happens all the time. Stop the ripple effect.
Ballet 5:8, a professional performance company and 503-(c)-3 nonprofit organization, is to employ artistic ingenuity, innovation and excellence as we celebrate the exchange of ideas in the creative realm. Our commitment is to the ongoing creation and performance of new works that explore thoughtful ideas and stories and ultimately connect audiences to breathtaking dance.
Our Fifth Anniversary Season is made possible in part by: