Production Fund

Production Fund


The Nutcracker                                                    $24,000

Presents the Fort Smith community and the Western Arkansas Ballet Company the opportunity to perform Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker.  Professional artists are engaged to perform with  WAB.

-Guest Artists                                               $12,500

-Costumes                                                     $  4,500

-Scenery                                                        $  2,000

-Publicity/Program                                     $  4,000

-School Outreach Program                       $  1,000

(Two performances presented free of charge to area schools. These costs are additional to our theatre and technical costs.)


A Full-Length Spring Ballet                            $17,900
An opportunity for the Fort Smith Community to enjoy a night of dance presented by the Western Arkansas Ballet company.

-Guest Artists                                               $  6,500

-Costumes                                                     $  4,500

-Scenery                                                        $  2,000

-Publicity/Program                                    $  4,000


Spring Dance Concert                                      $1,000

Presented by the Academy of Western Arkansas Ballet and performed at the Van Buren Performing Arts Center, providing a “window view” of the discipline of the dance studio.  This performance is free of charge to the students involved.


Dance Fusion                                                        $2,050

An opportunity for our pre-professional company to present their own choreographic abilities in an informal performance.

-Costumes                                                     $1,000

-Props                                                            $50

-Theater Rental                                           $1,000

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