The purpose of Durham Ballet Theatre is to provide a training company for dancers, singers and actors of all ages who wish to:
. Have professional careers in the performing arts.
. Extend their careers.
. Have a sub-career in the performing arts.
Durham Ballet Theatre is open to all ages, ethnicities, and levels of accomplishment in the arts and will provide lecture demonstrations to groups that so desire as well as providing some scholarships to Durham School for Ballet and the Performing Arts for children and adults who wish to study dance, voice or acting who do not have the means.
Durham Ballet Theatre does not discriminate on the basis of age, citizenship, color, disability, gender identity or expression, race, religion, creed, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of any war era.