About usCompanyCompany MenuHistoryArtistic VisionAwardsFAQsYour StoriesOur PatronAnnual ReportsHistoryFounded by Peter Darrell and Elizabeth West as Western Theatre Ballet in Bristol in 1957, the Company moved to Glasgow in 1969 and was renamed Scottish Theatre Ballet, changing to Scottish Ballet in 1974.Artistic VisionAs Scotland's national dance company, Scottish Ballet's primary aim is to provide programmes of world-class dance performance and educational activity at all scales.AwardsFind out what awards Scottish Ballet has received over the years.FAQsHow can I audition for Scottish Ballet? What do I wear to a performance? Your frequently asked questions, answered. Your StoriesLearn about the impact Scottish Ballet has made with our Friends and the community. Annual ReportsRead our Annual Reports and Financial Statements for 2014/15 and 2015/16.SupportAs a charity, Scottish Ballet relies on individual, philanthropic and corporate support, alongside that of trusts and foundations, to ensure the brightest future for the Company.