Swan Lake re-imagined: Meet the artists

As part of their 65th Anniversary Season, Louisville Ballet premiered a new Swan Lake – a classical ballet now re-imagined as virtual reality – in the fall of 2016. Artistic & Executive Director, Robert Curan, chose three Louisville-based visual artists – Ryan Daly, Garrett Crabtree and Tiffany Woodard – to help create the designs that, … Continued

Experience SWAN LAKE

Experience a radically beautiful interpretation of this ballet classic. Robert Curran’s SWAN LAKE takes flight Oct. 14-15 ONLY at the historic Brown Theatre. Purchase TICKETS online at kentuckycenter.org or call The Kentucky Center box office at (502) 584-7777. Classical ballet meets laser projection technology for a Louisville Ballet world-premiere experience like you’ve never had before. Choreography … Continued

HOW THEY FADE: from Louisville Ballet’s STARS + STRIPES

Footage from this video features music composed and performed by YASSOU, artwork by visual artist and scenic designer Letitia Quesenberry and choreography from Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran’s world-premiere piece, ‘How They Fade’. Join us for STARS + STRIPES September 9-10 at the Kentucky Center. Purchase your ticket now for this incredible performance experience … Continued

It’s been an amazing year.

Our 2015-2016 Season was a year of collaboration and new beginnings. And as our Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran’s first full season of programming for the Company, it was the year that set our course for many years to come. This video captures some of the highlights, especially of our final production, ‘Balanchine’, as … Continued

Louisville Ballet unveils 2016-2017 season

Courier-Journal Arts Writer interviews Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran about our 2016-2017 Season: The Louisville Ballet announced its next steps in its 65-year history – the lineup for its 2016-17 season, which highlights the company’s legacy of performing classical ballet for more than a half-century. Read the full article and watch the video interview at the Courier-Journal … Continued

Louisville Ballet + The Louisville Orchestra Spring Collaboration – The Start

Find out how this groundbreaking collaboration began! Join The Louisville Orchestra + Louisville Ballet March 4-5, 2016 as we share the stage at The Kentucky Center, featuring new choreography by Principal Choreographer Adam Hougland with a new score, ‘Unified Fields’, by the Orchestra’s Music Director Teddy Abrams, a re-imagining of Stravinsky’s ‘Petrouchka’ and Hougland’s ‘Cold Virtues’, … Continued

Behind The Brown-Forman Nutcracker: The Making of a Dancer

Get a behind the scenes, intimate view of what it takes to commit to ballet, captured this season as we prepare for our annual holiday classic, “The Brown-Forman Nutcracker”. Told the from the perspective of Company Dancer Erin Langston, cast as one of five Maries in this production for the first time; young Children’s Cast … Continued

Building Louisville’s Coppélia, Part 1

Louisville Ballet opens its 2015-2016 Season with a Coppélia, reimagined in 1917, just before the U.S. enters WWI, in Louisville’s Germantown neighborhood. New choreography, costumes and sets were created for this world-premiere production; this is the first complete build the Company has done in over five years. Artistic & Executive Director Robert Curran choreographed (after … Continued