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

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

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

Louisville Ballet Seeks Executive Director

  Louisville Ballet currently seeks an Executive Director to help lead the organization, alongside Artistic Director Robert Curran, as we celebrate our 70th Anniversary Season and move toward an even brighter future. As the fifth oldest, continuously operating ballet company in the country, Louisville Ballet has made an impact on generations of artists and on … Continued

Revisiting “The Making of a Dancer” by KERTIS

Originally captured during our 2015 / 2016 Season as we rehearsed our holiday classic, The Brown-Forman Nutcracker, this short film follows Company Dancer Erin Langston Evans, Children’s Cast Member (and now Louisville Ballet School pre-professional student) Ben Workman, and Louisville Ballet former Company Dancer and Ballet Mistress Mikelle Bruzina as they give insight at what … Continued

Welcoming Louisville Ballet Dancers Back, Safely

by Robert Curran, Louisville Ballet Artistic Director Next week, starting on Monday, the dancers return to our Main Street studios. This is always an exciting time for the Company. Our seasons usually end in early April and the dancers depart for a much-needed break. While our building still typically hums along during the summer months … Continued

Dancing toward Confidence & New Possibilities at Heuser Hearing and Language Academy

by Molly Kays, Louisville Ballet Outreach & Development Coordinator I unload the trunk of my car, gathering a parachute, rainbow scarves, and portable speaker for what has become my regular Thursday morning routine. As I sign into the front desk at Heuser Hearing and Language Academy, my stomach fills with the best kind of butterflies, … Continued

Watch Making a Moving Artist

Louisville Ballet Company Dancer Sanjay Saverimuttu hasn’t let studio shutdown keep him from getting creative this summer. Starting in May, when so many of us found ourselves primarily contained to our homes, Sanjay used this time to start an Instagram interview series, done live and then captured for viewing anytime via Louisville Ballet’s Instagram site … 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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