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Upcoming Events: Ballet

2014-2015 Season

  • The Suzanne Farrell Ballet

    Nov. 28 - 30, 2014 | Buy Now
    The Suzanne Farrell Ballet returns to the Opera House with three Balanchine works (1951 version of Swan Lake, Allegro Brillante, Monumentum & Movements) and Robbins's The Concert (or The Perils of Everybody).

  • Ballet West: The Nutcracker

    Dec. 10 - 14, 2014 | Buy Now
    Ballet West returns to the Kennedy Center with Willam Christensen's beloved production of The Nutcracker danced to Tchaikovsky's timeless score.

  • Mariinsky Ballet

    Jan. 27 - Feb. 1, 2015 | On Sale 10/1/14
    Russia's Mariinsky Ballet brings a program featuring Hodson's Le sacre du printemps inspired by Nijinsky, Fokine's Le Spectre de la Rose and The Swan, and Petipa's Paquita Grand Pas.

  • American Ballet Theatre

    Mar. 24 - 29, 2015 | On Sale 12/3/14
    American Ballet Theatre returns for its annual engagement with Ashton's Cinderella and a program featuring Balanchine's Theme & Variations, Tudor's Pillar of Fire, and Tharp's Push Comes to Shove.

  • New York City Ballet

    Apr. 7 - 12, 2015 | On Sale 2/4/15
    New York City Ballet performs two programs: 20th-Century Classics, featuring three of Balanchine's most iconic ballets, and 21st-Century Choreographers, which includes works by Peck, Ratmansky, Martins, and Wheeldon.

  • Scottish Ballet

    May 28 - 30, 2015 | On Sale 2/4/15
    In their Kennedy Center debut, Scottish Ballet infuses drama and dance in a bold new take on Tennessee Williams's A Streetcar Named Desire.

  • The Royal Ballet

    Jun. 9 - 14, 2015 | On Sale 4/1/15
    Great Britain's The Royal Ballet returns for the first time since 2009--when the Washington Post praised the Company for its "sublime" dancing and a "solidly top-flight" cast--with Carlos Acosta's new full-length Don Quixote.


All programs are subject to change.