Our Annual Nutcracker Pre-Sale STARTS NOW!

Louisville Ballet is pleased to announce that our annual Nutcracker Pre-Sale is back, July 20th through August 6!

Here are the details:

❄️ Enjoy early ticket access to The Brown-Forman Nutcracker and reserve your discounted favorite seats in zones A, B, and C at up to 20% off regular single ticket prices (The best single ticket prices of the season – no promo code required).

❄️ Tickets for our popular Nutcracker “Sweet Seats” are also available for pre-purchase. “Sweet Seats” include: Snow Zone seating, signed commemorative program, special Nutcracker tote bag, one boutique surprise, and unique in-person experience.

❄️ NEW THIS YEAR: We’ve made it easy to add discounted tickets to Swan Lake, our first in-theater production of the season. Plus, with this addition, you’ll automatically become a two-show subscriber. Becoming a subscriber entitles you to free exchanges, first-access to the best seats, discounts on additional tickets, and more!


We couldn’t be more excited to invite you to join us for in-person holiday magic, to help us celebrate our upcoming 70th Anniversary Season, together.


November 11-14 2021
The Brown Theatre
Choreography by Robert Curran
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchakiovsky

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The Brown-Forman Nutcracker

December 11-23, 2021
Whitney Hall, Kentucky Center
Choreography by Val Caniparoli
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

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January 12-22, 2022
Louisville Ballet Studios

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Spotlight Series: Impressionism to Jazz

March 3-5, 2022
The Brown Theatre
A mixed repertory evening featuring:


Choreography by George Balanchine

Music: "Pelléas et Mélisande" + "Shylock" by Gabriel Fauré

In G Major

Choreography by Jerome Robbins
Music: "Piano Concerto in G Major" by Maurice Ravel

World Premiere Work

Music by Louisville-based Jazz Composer and Musician, Dick Sisto

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Sleeping Beauty

March 31 - April 2, 2022
The Brown Theatre
Choreography by Adam Hougland
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchakiovsky

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