Louisville Ballet Tickets

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Louisville.Theater is your guide to dance and ballet performances in Louisville, KY. Ballets in the city are typically held at the Brown Theatre at The Kentucky Center. Check out the Ballet schedule for 2024/2025. Don’t miss your favorite Ballet and Dance upcoming performances this season.

Louisville, KY

Ballet Performances in 2024/2025

Performances: 1
  • Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet
    7:00 PM
    Nutcracker! Magical Christmas Ballet
    Louisville Palace | Capacity: 2611
    40202, 625 4th Ave, Louisville, KY, US
    Prices from $55
    Avg. price ~ $148
    Available Tickets: 1219

About Louisville Ballet

The Louisville Ballet, stationed in Louisville, KY, stands as a beacon in the American ballet scene with its rich history and dynamic contributions to the arts. Here’s what makes the Louisville Ballet notable:

  • History – Established in 1952 by Hattie Bishop Speed, the Louisville Ballet was among the pioneers as a regional ballet company in the U.S. It has since evolved into a leading dance company in the Midwest, acclaimed for both its artistic quality and innovative programming.
  • Performances – Annually, the Louisville Ballet stages an array of performances, blending timeless classics like “The Nutcracker” and “Swan Lake” with contemporary works. The company is also known for commissioning fresh pieces from up-and-coming choreographers, enriching the ballet repertoire.
  • Dancers – With a company of 22 professional dancers, along with apprentices and trainees, the Louisville Ballet boasts a diverse ensemble of talents from across the globe, each contributing unique skills and backgrounds to the troupe.
  • Education and Outreach – Deeply committed to educational initiatives, the Louisville Ballet offers a variety of programs targeting different age groups, which include dance classes, workshops, and school/community performances, thereby fostering a love for dance in the wider community.
  • Collaboration – The company actively collaborates with local arts entities like the Louisville Orchestra, Kentucky Opera, and Kentucky Shakespeare Festival, producing interdisciplinary works that captivate and engage audiences.
  • Venues – Performances are held at multiple locations throughout Louisville, such as the Brown Theatre, the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, and the Louisville Ballet Studios, making ballet accessible to a broad audience.
  • Leadership – Since 2014, the artistic vision of the Louisville Ballet has been guided by Robert Curran, a former principal dancer with the Australian Ballet. Curran’s international experience and artistic insight have been instrumental in shaping the company’s direction and success.