Mark and Sandra
 Mark and Sandra

About Us:

International Ballet School was awarded the Outstanding Teacher Award given to the directors, Mark and Sandra Carlson by the Youth America Grand Prix the world's largest ballet competition Denver Region Semifinal competition 2013. Our very hardworking and talented students were awarded 1st and 3rd places in Senior Classical category; Four Top 12 Senior Classical places; Two Top 12 Senior Contemporary places; Junior Classical 3rd place; Three Top 12 Junior Classical places; Top 12 Junior Contemporary place and two Top 12 Pre-competitive places.

Since 2001 Youth America Grand Prix has awarded IBS Outstanding School Award seven times, Outstanding Teacher Award seven times and Outstanding Choreographer Award two times.

IBS Students are dancing in the following companies around the world: The Joffrey Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Dutch National Ballet, Dresden Spemper Oper, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Colorado Ballet, Ballet Oklahoma, Arizona Ballet, Ballet San Jose, Saint Louis Ballet, Brutal Ballet Australia, State Street Ballet, Anaheim Ballet.

At the Denver Ballet Guild 31st Annual Young Dancers Competition 2013, International Ballet Students placed first in Cat II, III and IV; fourth and fifth place in Cat III and finalists in Cat II, III and IV. As well as receiving the Silver Medallion for Overall Excellence.


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