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State Street Ballet is a vibrant, innovative professional ballet company based in Santa Barbara, California. Our performances are both elegant and edgy, and we aim to inspire, educate, and entertain our audiences from coast to coast.

Dancer Spotlight

John Christopher Piel

from Pittsburgh, PA, received his dance training from the Harid Conservatory, North Carolina Dance Theatre, and the Chautauqua Institute. John joined SSB in 2006 and has toured extensively with the company, performing as one of the Stepsisters in … Read More>