PRESS: LASER FOCUS (LOUISVILLEBALLET)

by Keith Waits, Arts-Louisville Swan Lake Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreography by Robert Curran A review by Keith Waits Entire contents are copyright © 2021 by Keith Waits. All rights reserved. Robert Curran isn’t playing around. If the first production back in the Brown Theatre needed to be an astonishing, bravura masterpiece, he has … Continued

Louisville Ballet COVID-19 Performance Attendance Guidelines

Planning to join us in the theater for an in-person performance? We can’t wait to see you! We encourage you to review these important COVID-19 attendance details before you go: Patrons (ages 5 years and up) attending Louisville Ballet performances at The Brown Theatre and The Kentucky Center will be required to provide proof of … Continued

Louisville Ballet Returns to the Physical Stage with Swan Lake + The Brown-Forman Nutcracker

Tickets on sale now for the Ballet’s 70th Anniversary Season fall performances LOUISVILLE, KY – After over a year on the virtual stage, Louisville Ballet will be returning to the Brown Theater with an exhilarating update to the classic, Swan Lake. The performance will run from November 11th – 13th and is the inaugural production … Continued

Join Louisville Ballet for Shakespeare in Dance, August 11-15, in Old Louisville’s Central Park!

Louisville Ballet invites you to join us for “Shakespeare in Dance” – our first LIVE performance since February 2020 – performed free of charge as part of the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival, August 11-15, in Old Louisville’s Central Park. View the Shakespeare in Dance Digital Program here> This performance will feature the return of “William’s Folly,” … Continued

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 … Continued

Introducing the 2021/2022 Season

Louisville Ballet returns to the stage to celebrate 70 years of making moving art.  The Company celebrates 70 years of making moving art by welcoming audiences back to experience five in-person, innovative ballet productions, starting November 2021. LOUISVILLE, KY, Thursday, June 17, 2021 – Louisville Ballet is thrilled to announce the Company’s return to live … Continued

Company Artist Brandon Ragland’s “I Am” selected for Fund for the Arts ArtsMatch grant

Louisville Ballet is pleased to announce The Fund for the Arts has selected Louisville Ballet Company Artist Brandon Ragland’s dance and poetry piece, “I Am,” to be part of the 2021 ArtsMatch crowdfunding campaign. WE INVITE YOU TO SUPPORT TO BRANDON’S WORK TODAY – CONTRIBUTE HERE NOW Help us reach our $10,000 goal by June … Continued

NEWS: Louisville Ballet Choreographers’ Showcase Premieres on the Digital Stage

One film, five new works – #ChorShow explores evocative themes of the human experience via dance. LOUISVILLE, KY – Today, Louisville Ballet announced the release of Choreographers’ Showcase, also known as #ChorShow, streaming now through June 30th. Five innovative, new performance pieces – created by five different choreographers – are premiering virtually as the final … Continued

PRESS: Inside Andrea Schermoly’s Arctic “Rite of Spring” at Louisville Ballet

by Kyra Laubacher for Pointe Magazine, May 17, 2021 South African–born choreographer Andrea Schermoly is no stranger to challenges, and she’s often on the move. Among an extensive portfolio of productions created for companies worldwide, she has also tackled reimaginings of Martha Graham’s Appalachian Spring and Judith as one of three artists in residence at … 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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