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Ballet Palm Beach Announces Launch of New Young Friends of Ballet Palm Beach

The YOUNG FRIENDS of Ballet Palm Beach exists to create ambassadors for Ballet Palm Beach throughout our community while giving members access to exclusive benefits and experiences. Their support is vital to Ballet Palm Beach.

Our YOUNG FRIENDS group has been designed to promote Ballet Palm Beach, increasing the base of young supporters as volunteers, audience members, and donors, while also engaging alumni.

YOUNG FRIENDS Requirements

  • Be in your 20s, 30s, or 40s
  • Pay dues of $100 per year
  • Complete at least one of the following:
    • Volunteer for a shift at Nutcracker Boutique
    • Attend Ballet Palm Beach Gala
    • Solicit or become a sponsor for Ballet Palm Beach or the Gala
    • Solicit or donate an auction item valued at $250 or higher


  • Access to exclusive Young Friends events, such as Barre at the Bar, Battle of the Barretenders, Cocktail Hours, Networking Opportunities, Summer Soiree, and other events
  • Discounted tickets to Ballet Palm Beach performances
  • Access to behind-the-scenes opportunities with Ballet Palm Beach
  • Invitation to pre-performance cocktail hour with one complimentary drink at Ballet Palm Beach Young Friends Night (Saturday Night) performances
  • Recognition for your company and/or yourself throughout the season as a Young Friend


  • Complete Young Friends Application Form
  • Submit your yearly donation of $100 on our donation form with the note “Young Friends”

Upcoming Events

Don Quixote Cocktail Hour

October 28, 2023 at 6 p.m. before the performance

Purchase tickets at a discounted price with the Young Friends code that will be emailed to you after joining

Young Friends Holiday Party

Date and location TBD, keep your eyes out for details after joining

Thank you for believing in us!