Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre's mission is to preserve ballet's esthetics and standard of excellence by continuing the innovative heritage of the Ballet Russe.

Carrying a family legacy of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo......Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre, originally named Media City Ballet, announced its formation in September, 2001. Over the past decade, the company has gained a notable following and has grown to become one of the major dance companies within the greater Los Angeles area. Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre attracts first-class talent from around the world, including Armenia, Asia, Russia, Mexico and Spain. Company dancers possess credentials of study and performance from such companies as  Armenian National Opera Ballet, the Bolshoi Theatre Ballet, the Kirov Opera and Ballet Company, the Korean National Ballet, San Francisco Ballet, and Cirque du Soleil. Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre boasts a large, varied repertoire and produces several major programs annually. Educational outreach programs and performances to enrich our sponsored youth ballet.

We believe dance is the perfect universal expression of the human spirit. By continuing the innovative heritage of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, we are better able to understand our life stories, which elevates our passion and motivates us to express our true selves.

Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre performs captivating ballet presentations and offers engaging educational programs that nurture the talent and artistic creativity within the diverse Southern California Community.