Pamela Hayes Classical Ballet (PHCB) is a Sacramento non-profit ballet dedicated to the preservation of classical ballets such as Paquita, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake and Les Sylphides, one of the oldest ballets still danced today. PHCB has been a vibrant part of our community for nearly 18 years and through the generous support of the community and donors like you, PHCB brings these wonderful ballets to our community several times a year with notable performances during the year and of course, the beloved Nutcracker during the holidays.
Among the many ballet disciplines, Pamela Hayes Classical Ballet bases its training in the Royal Academy of Dance, the largest teaching organization in the world. This approach emphasizes a combination of correct anatomical placement and strong techniques which allows for greater artistic freedom. The studio focuses on training bodies for a lifetime of dancing, free of the injuries that cut so many young dancers’ dreams short.
Internationally recognized most notably by Britain’s Royal Ballet Director Monica Mason… “the purity of [Pamela Hayes] training with such great care and attention to detail was very impressive” … Artistic Director Pamela Hayes brings a wealth of knowledge to our community from a professional career spanning over 25 years.