A Look Back at Building Louisville’s Own Coppélia

Louisville Ballet opens the 2022/2023 Season of Transcendence with our own Coppélia, October-6-8 at the Brown Theatre. Purchase tickets and find out more here. This reimagined Coppélia takes place in 1917, just before the U.S. enters WWI, and is set in Louisville’s Germantown neighborhood with choreography, costumes, and sets created just for this production. Artistic … Continued

Presenting Shakespeare in Dance: “As You Like It” – part of the 2022 Kentucky Shakespeare Festival

Louisville Ballet is thrilled to once again join the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park with Shakespeare in Dance. This summer we’ll close the Festival by presenting an original “As You Like It,” August 3-7, 2022. With choreography by former Louisville Ballet Company Artist Roger Creel, and performed to an original score composed and recorded … Continued

LIMITED TIME! The 2022 Nutcracker Pre-Sale

Our Annual Nutcracker Pre-Sale is happening NOW – July 27th through August 5th!* ❄️ 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 this Season – no promo code required). … Continued

Summer is for Dancing

A quick update today as we jump into summer – sweet, sunshine-filled, blue sky summer. Our dancers may be away, but we’re still buzzing with excitement and energy in our Main Street Studios, at The Louisville Ballet School, and out in our community. A few summer highlights so far:  Our second Ballet Bound Summer Audition Tour starts … Continued

Louisville Ballet Announces a Season of Transcendence

Season Ticket Packages on sale now for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Performances LOUISVILLE, KY – Louisville Ballet is thrilled to announce performance details for the 2022/2023 Season of Transcendence. Moving forward into their 71st year, the Ballet continues the work of a 21st Century ballet company with a season of innovative productions that celebrate … Continued

Spring Silent Auction

Support your Louisville Ballet with our SPRING SILENT AUCTION – happening now through April 29, 2022. Find out more about these five amazing experiences and place your bid here. FIND OUT MORE + PLACE YOUR BIDS Enjoy a Week in beautiful Macatawa Park, Michigan Enjoy a week at this beautiful four-bedroom home in Macatawa Park, … Continued

Louisville Ballet Names Philip Koester Executive Director

Organization Announces New Leadership in Seasoned Industry Expert LOUISVILLE, KY – Louisville Ballet has announced its new Executive Director, Philip Koester, seasoned industry expert and Louisville native. Koester joins Louisville Ballet from the Kentucky Opera, where he most recently served as Chief Revenue and Advancement Officer. Prior to Kentucky Opera, Koester was Vice President of … Continued

Louisville Ballet Announces 70th Anniversary Season Spring Performance Schedule

Tickets on sale now for Program 4, Spotlight Series: Impressionism to Jazz, and all-new Sleeping Beauty LOUISVILLE, KY – Louisville Ballet is continuing its celebration of the company’s 70th Anniversary Season with a line-up of exciting spring productions. This season’s spring schedule includes the recently added Program 4, Spotlight Series: Impressionism to Jazz, and Sleeping … Continued

Behind the Curtain: Program 4

Meet the artists behind PROGRAM 4, a just-added Louisville Ballet production. Louisville Ballet Artistic Director Robert Curran talks with inaugural Dysart Award winner, Anne Jung, and 2021/2022 Dysart Award nominating panel co-director, Rupert Tookey. He’s also joined by Robert Barry Fleming, Actors Theater of Louisville’s Executive Artistic Director and PROGRAM 4 choreographer, and Kateryna Sellers, … Continued

SWAN LAKE

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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ChorShow

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:

Emeralds

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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