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Tickets purchased from retail outlets online charge additional fees per ticket. To avoid these fees, call the Carolina Ballet ticket office directly at 919.719.0900.

Student Tickets

College students may purchase single tickets for $20 with a valid student ID.* Tickets may be purchased in advance up to the day of the performance by calling the Carolina Ballet box office at 919-719-0900. Tickets may also be purchased on the day of the performance depending on availability at the Theater Box Office beginning one hour prior to the performance. All seating is based on availability for that performance. Tickets purchased in advance will be held at Will Call, and students must present a valid college student ID to claim the ticket. One student ticket per college ID.  Advance ticket purchase guarantees a reserved seat.

*Price includes tax.

High School students may receive complimentary tickets to select Carolina Ballet performances with a valid student ID. Tickets may be reserved in advance with additional ticket purchases by calling the Carolina Ballet box office at 919-719-0900 between 10a-5p Monday through Friday. If no additional tickets will be purchased with the complimentary High School tickets they can be requested on the day of the performance at the Theater Box Office beginning one hour prior to the performance. All seating is based on availability for that performance. Tickets reserved in advance will be held at Will Call, and students must present a valid High School student ID to claim their ticket. One student ticket per ID.  Advance ticket reservation guarantees a reserved seat.

Note: Complimentary student tickets are not valid with Nutcracker performances.

Military Discount

As a thank you for your service, receive a 20% discount on your purchase.  Military personnel may purchase tickets to Carolina Ballet performances (Raleigh only)at a 20% discount with a valid military ID. Tickets may be purchased in advance up to the day of the performance by calling the Carolina Ballet box office at 919-719-0900. Tickets may also be purchased on the day of the performance (depending on availability) at the Theater Box Office beginning one hour prior to the performance. All seating is based on availability for that performance. Tickets purchased in advance will be held at Will Call, and a valid Military ID must be presented to claim the tickets. Advance ticket purchase guarantees a reserved seat.

Accessible Seating

For more information on accessible seating, please call our Box Office directly at 919.719.0900.

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Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

The Nutcracker, December 2-24, 2017

DECEMBER 2-3, 2017 - UNC MEMORIAL HALL

DECEMBER 9-10, 2017 - DPAC

DECEMBER 15-24, 2017 - RALEIGH MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM

 

20th Anniversary Season

Join us as we celebrate Carolina Ballet’s family favorite, The Nutcracker. A holiday tradition that’s perfect for the whole family, ours is the only performance of The Nutcracker in the country with illusions created by world-renowned magician, Rick Thomas. Marvel as beloved characters levitate, disappear, and reappear before your very eyes.

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

If you loved Carolina Ballet’s The Little Mermaid last season, you are sure to be entranced by The Ugly Duckling. Both of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved fairy tales were choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett, Carolina Ballet’s renowned Guest Choreographer. This whimsical ballet kicks off our 20th anniversary season. It tells the tale of an ugly little duckling’s adventures, misfortunes, and ultimate transformation into a beautiful swan. This classic fable will warm the hearts of the entire family!

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Washington Irving’s bone-chilling tale, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, recounts Ichabod Crane and his doomed courtship with Katrina Van Tassel. After a party at the Van Tassel home ends in heartbreak, Ichabod heads for home in the dark. As he passes a church the citizens of Sleepy Hollow believe is haunted, he comes “face to face” with the terrifying specter of the Headless Horseman. At daybreak, Ichabod is gone, and the only thing the citizens can find is his tri-corner hat. Co-Artistic Director Zalman Raffael brings this macabre tale to the stage with a new ballet that has the right mix of fright and delight for fans of the supernatural, both young and old.

 

Join us for a spectacular spooky costume contest during both performances of Sleepy Hollow on Saturday, October 28!

Win 4 tickets to see The Nutcracker and a Synergy Seasonal Pedicure from Synergy Spa!

All ages welcome. Must have a valid ticket to the performance to participate. Please arrive at the theater no later than 1:45p for the 2p performance and 7:45p for the 8p performance and check in at the box office. Voting will be via Instagram and winners will be announced on Tuesday, October 31. If you don't have your tickets yet, the best availability is Saturday, October 28 at 2p.

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In 1741, George Frideric Handel completed work on his legendary composition, Messiah. Originally presented as an Easter celebration, Handel’s magnificent oratorio has become more closely associated with the Christmas holiday, due in large part to the soaring majesty of its choruses. Artistic Director Robert Weiss’ choreography for this incredible production is accompanied by live music, featuring the North Carolina Master Chorale under the baton of Al Sturgis. The ballet visualizes the sublime oratorio in a unique blending of song and dance.

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In 1741, George Frideric Handel completed work on his legendary composition, Messiah. Originally presented as an Easter celebration, Handel’s magnificent oratorio has become more closely associated with the Christmas holiday, due in large part to the soaring majesty of its choruses. Artistic Director Robert Weiss’ choreography for this incredible production is accompanied by live music, featuring the North Carolina Master Chorale under the baton of Al Sturgis. The ballet visualizes the sublime oratorio in a unique blending of song and dance.

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In 1741, George Frideric Handel completed work on his legendary composition, Messiah. Originally presented as an Easter celebration, Handel’s magnificent oratorio has become more closely associated with the Christmas holiday, due in large part to the soaring majesty of its choruses. Artistic Director Robert Weiss’ choreography for this incredible production is accompanied by live music, featuring the North Carolina Master Chorale under the baton of Al Sturgis. The ballet visualizes the sublime oratorio in a unique blending of song and dance.

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In 1741, George Frideric Handel completed work on his legendary composition, Messiah. Originally presented as an Easter celebration, Handel’s magnificent oratorio has become more closely associated with the Christmas holiday, due in large part to the soaring majesty of its choruses. Artistic Director Robert Weiss’ choreography for this incredible production is accompanied by live music, featuring the North Carolina Master Chorale under the baton of Al Sturgis. The ballet visualizes the sublime oratorio in a unique blending of song and dance.

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In 1741, George Frideric Handel completed work on his legendary composition, Messiah. Originally presented as an Easter celebration, Handel’s magnificent oratorio has become more closely associated with the Christmas holiday, due in large part to the soaring majesty of its choruses. Artistic Director Robert Weiss’ choreography for this incredible production is accompanied by live music, featuring the North Carolina Master Chorale under the baton of Al Sturgis. The ballet visualizes the sublime oratorio in a unique blending of song and dance.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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Shakespeare’s tale of the “star-crossed lovers” has been retold in literature, film, opera and ballet. When Artistic Director Robert Weiss first choreographed Romeo & Juliet to Prokofiev’s magnificent score in 1999, the performance was received as a “triumph on several levels.” The ballet is a faithful retelling that expresses all the drama and pathos, action and tenderness, and humor and heartbreak of this legendary story. It is filled with dramatic sword fights, stunning costumes, lush scenery and breathtaking dance. It all serves to underscore the emotion of Shakespeare’s powerful play and bring life to the longing and loss of this epic tragedy.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

Performance Sample

WORLD PREMIERE

Before embarking on a tour of North America, composer Maurice Ravel agreed to write a Spanish-influenced ballet score for Ida Rubinstein, the Russian dancer and actress. After abandoning his idea for an adaptation, he began an original composition based on the lone, now famous, Boléro theme. Over the course of five months, he worked on his idea, repeating the theme and gradually increasing the orchestration over a relentless snare drum. Principal Guest Choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Carolina Jamboree, Carmina Burana) returns to present an all-new ballet set to Ravel’s legendary composition. Come experience the emotional crescendo of this Carolina Ballet world premiere.

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The 2018-2019 Season features exciting story ballets, live music, and Carolina Ballet premieres. We hope you will embark on this spectacular journey with us this season!
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FIREBIRD & A Tribute to Russian Ballet & Its Composers
September 13-SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
Fletcher Opera Theater

Our 2018-2019 Season opens with the classic Russian fairy tale, Firebird. This spellbinding ballet combines all the elements of a great story-a handsome prince, a beautiful princess, and an evil sorcerer. Firebird is set to a powerful score by Igor Stravinsky. Tchaikovsky was an inspiration to Stravinsky and the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto is considered one of his greatest. Zalman Raffael, will take on this monumental work to open the season. Aram Khatucturian’s Spartacus has become a staple of Russian ballet.  Robert Weiss’ pas de deux evokes the Russian spirit of the music with bravura, lifts, turns and jumps.

 

DRACULA
October 11-October 28, 2018
Fletcher Opera Theater

Back by popular demand! In the spirit of all things spooky, Lynne Taylor-Corbett’s Dracula returns to the stage after four years just in time for Halloween. This program also includes Robert Weiss’ scary evocation of Edgar AllanPoe’s The Masque of the Red Death. Featuring J. Mark Scearce’s (Macbeth) original scores for both, played LIVE!  Hauntingly theatrical and seductively beautiful, this program will have you on the edge of your seat!

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THE PLANETS
November 21-25, 2018
Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

Featuring epic mobiles by Durham artist, Guy Solie, and mesmerizing choreography by Co-Artistic Directors, Robert Weiss and Zalman Raffael, The Planets will take you on an exciting out-of-this world journey.  Set to Gustav Holst’s monumental orchestral suite, this ballet will leave you breathless! This program will also feature George Balanchine’s Apollo.

 

THE NUTCRACKER

Presented by PNC Bank
December 14-30, 2018
Raleigh Memorial Auditorium/DPAC

What would the Holiday season be without The Nutcracker? Featuring a live symphony orchestra, grand illusions, and magnificent sets & costumes, it’s not to be missed! Bring the whole family and join us on a journey to the Land of Sweets.  Renew your subscription by March 30th to reserve the best seats before they go on sale to the public.  And don’t forget that as a Subscriber, you receive a discount!


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LOVE IN THE TIMES OF THE DAY - WORLD PREMIERE
January 31-February 17, 2019
Fletcher Opera Theater

Robert Weiss presents a new ballet based on paintings by Czech artist, Alfonse Mucha.  Weiss came across the series of paintings while visiting an art gallery in Prague and was inspired to bring them to life through ballet. Working with a specially commissioned score by J. Mark Scearce expressly for renowned pianist, William Wolfram, this is a ballet for lovers just in time for Valentine’s Day. The program will also feature Time Gallery, Weiss’ collaboration with Pulitzer prize-winning New York based composer, Paul Moravec.

 

AN EVENING OF BERNSTEIN & ROBBINS - COMPANY PREMIERE
March 7-24, 2019
Fletcher Opera Theater

To celebrate the 100th birthdays of Leonard Bernstein and Jerome Robbins, icons of classical music and ballet, as well as Broadway, we will be reviving their Fancy Free - the ballet that changed American dance forever. This work was also the genesis of the Broadway show and Hollywood movie, On the Town. For the first time ever, we will present Jerome Robbins’ Afternoon of a Faun set to the music of Claude Debussy.

 

MONET IMPRESSIONS
April 11-14, 2019
Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

Join us for an evening of dance inspired by the famous paintings of Claude Monet featuring Lynne Taylor-Corbett’s Picnic on the Grass and Robert Weiss’ The Gardens of Giverny. This beautiful homage to the great French painter features the evocative music of his compatriots Chausson, Debussy, and Poulenc. Originally commissioned in 2007 by the North Carolina Museum of Art this two-part ballet has everything a dance lover could wish for: a story ballet based on Monet’s life to open and a sweeping impressionistic second act based on his famous garden paintings.

 

SWAN LAKE
May 16-19, 2019
Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

We close out our 21st Season with one of the most popular story ballets of all time. Swan Lake is an enchanting fairy tale that tells the story of a beautiful swan princess cursed to live as a swan until she can find true love. Set to one of Tchaikovsky’s greatest scores, Robert Weiss’ version is truly spectacular!

Family Series presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC.

FEATURING LIVE MUSIC BY THE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OF THE TRIANGLE