How can we thank you?

For 50 years, Scottish Ballet has been CRAFTED BY SCOTLAND - by the people, the culture and the spirit. As our way of saying THANK YOU to the whole country, Scottish Ballet is inviting you to MAKE A WISH. In 2019, we’ll make five of your wishes come true as part of our 50th birthday celebrations.

Scotland's Wishes

Applaud your favourite wish to vote for it. You can vote once a day from any single device. The top wishes from the public vote will be presented to our celebrity jury, who will choose the final five winning wishes. Voting closes 5pm (GMT) 7 November 2018 and successful wishes will be announced to the public throughout 2019. Share your favourite wishes with #SB50.

  • #28805 | Julie, Inverclyde

    I would love Scottish Ballet to allow one of my ballet students to dance with them for the day. One of my pupils Rosie (7) has been diagnosed with neuroblastoma (form of childhood cancer) for…

    1861 Claps
  • #29722 | Jemma, Aberdeen

    I would love Scottish Ballet to either come to my dance studio and dance for/with my students or for my students (including my biggest fan my daughter who is 8 and loves dancing) to be…

    738 Claps
  • #28825 | Kirstin, Paisley

    I would love if you could come to my BATD dance school and take a class for the primary and Grade 1 pupils

    502 Claps
  • #28813 | Lesley, Bearsden

    Join our Alzheimer Scotland community choir - Every Voice - for our summer celebration in Dumbarton! We sing, you dance for an audience of family and friends!

    428 Claps
  • #28787 | My Name Is Janet, I live in Glasgow

    I would like Scottish ballet to allow my 9 year old daughter to come along and spent time with the professionals. She is obsessed with ballet and her dream and ambition is to dance for…

    416 Claps
  • #29570 | Sarah, Stonehouse

    I would love for Scottish Ballet to help me decorate the front of my house for our town's gala day next year. My theme is Swan Lake!

    369 Claps
  • #29121 | Jacqui, Dumbarton

    I would love for my daughter Eden to dance on stage with Scottish Ballet. Her dream is to be a professional Ballet dancer and I think to dance on stage with the amazing SB company…

    356 Claps
  • #28739 | Iliana, Edinburgh

    I wish Scottish Ballet could offer the dance students from Edinburgh College the opportunity to participate in an intensive workshop with the company!

    311 Claps
  • #29120 | Barbara, Birnam

    I took up ballet at 48 and at 60 I love it and never miss a ballet class if I can help it. This is largely due to my inspiring teacher. Sadly she is presently…

    276 Claps
  • #28828 | Carrie-Ann, Forres

    My mum, Beth, has just turned 70 this year. She dreamed of being a ballerina ever since she began to learn at the age of four. When she was 9, she passed the first round…

    257 Claps
  • #29149 | Poppy, Glasgow

    My wish for the Scottish Ballet is to be able to work in the costume department for one of their incredible performances. The worlds the dancers and the design teams create have kept me inspired…

    254 Claps
  • #29108 | Caroline, Fraserburgh (Aberdeenshire)

    Make my 11 year old daughter's dreams come true. She has been dancing since she was 3. We travel every week to her class as there isn’t one in our area. She is desperate to…

    227 Claps
  • #29162 | Ashley, Inverness

    I'd love the Scottish ballet to dance with us, and our guests, on our wedding day, in a Disco Alice in Wonderland themed party parade from Madhatters above Hootananny (our wedding ceremony venue) along the…

    222 Claps
  • #28918 | Elaine, Glenrothes

    I have danced since I was 4, I now teach ballet and have for 24 years but ive never danced as part of a company. My ultimate dream is to be on stage even if…

    189 Claps
  • #29536 | Caitlin, Tranent

    My wish would be for Scottish Ballet to visit my dance school to spend a day dancing with me and my friends. My teacher has been teaching Dance for over 50 years in East Lothian…

    184 Claps
  • #29059 | Kay, Elgin, Moray

    My daughter is six, has hypermobility and often suffers with a lot of pain in her legs but is determined to be a ballerina when she grows up. She never gives up even when her…

    183 Claps