student achievements

IBS Student Achievements

Youth America Grand Prix 2000-2022

Outstanding School - 8 Times

Outstanding Teacher (Mark and Sandra Carlson) - 13 times

Outstanding Choreographer (Mark Carlson) - 2 times

Grand Prix winners - 6 times

Hope award - 2 times

1st place - 42 times

2nd place - 32 times

3rd place - 36 times

Top 12 - 218 times

1st place pas de deux - 10 times

Youth America Grand Prix New York Finals - David Koch Theatre

3rd place pas de deux

6th place pas de deux

9 finalist in the top 20

International Ballet Competition Jackson Mississippi

4 finalists - 2018

1 finalist - 2014

Prix de Lausanne

2021 1 finalists

2019 1 finalists

2011 1 finalist

1998 2 finalists

Beijing International Ballet and Choreographic Competition

3 finalist 2019

Palm Dessert Choreography Competition

Pas de deux finalist

Paris YAGP

3rd place Classical 2016

Lario Danza international Ballet Competition 2016

Pierina Legnani Award

2nd place

Universal Ballet Competition 2022

1st place Junior Classical

3rd place junior Classical

1st place Junior Contemporary

2nd place senior classical

1st place Pas de Deux

Legacy Award

IBS Students Awarded Contracts At:

American Ballet Theatre

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company

The Joffrey Ballet

San Francisco Ballet

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre

Pacific Northwest Ballet

Dutch National Ballet 2nd Company

Dutch National Ballet

Dresden Semper Opera Ballet

Estonian National Ballet

Ballet West

Leipzig Ballet

Houston Ballet

Tulsa Ballet 2

Tulsa Ballet

Alabama Ballet

Ballet Austin

Ballet Memphis

Colorado Ballet

Nevada Dance Theatre

Lexington Ballet

Oklahoma City Ballet

Los Angeles Ballet

Ballet San Jose

Nebraska Ballet

State Stree Ballet

Louisville Ballet


I recently attended their Nutcracker performance and was stunned by the beauty of their costumes, use of color coordination and lighting. Their sets were magnificent! The dancing was beautiful to see and they have talented youth!

Sonya C.

This school has been a blessing for my daughter. International Ballet School is one of the best programs in the country for the most dedicated and passionate ballet students.

Edward B.


250 East Dry Creek RD Suite 203

Mon – Fri : 2 PM - 8 PM

Sat: 9 AM - 12:30 PM

Sunday : Closed


At International Ballet School our mission is to create a caring and nurturing environment for our students where they can thrive. We provide a program that develops technical skills, musicality, self-esteem, discipline, and a lifelong love of dance. Whether or not a student is pursuing a professional career in dance, we strive to give everyone the care and attention they need to develop into the best dancer and artist they can be.

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri : 2 PM - 8 PM

Sat : 9 AM - 12 PM

Sunday : Closed

250 East Dry Creek RD Suite 203

Telephone: (303) 229-3757

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