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Working Rehearsals Schedule

Working rehearsals provide an opportunity to observe companies in the final moments of preparation before a major performance.  These events are optional and are open to all Ballet Class Series participants; the cost of attendance is included with the program participation fee.

"I loved watching the working rehearsals.  They allowed me to see how a company works and learn from the dancers' technique and artistry." – Ballet Class Series student

  • San Francisco Ballet:  Cinderella

    Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director
    Co-production with Dutch National Ballet
    Opera House—2 hours
    Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

  • STREB Extreme Action:  SEA (Singular Extreme Actions)

    Elizabeth Streb, Artistic Director
    Eisenhower Theater—2 hours
    Friday, November 4, 2016 1:30 p.m.

  • Cincinnati Ballet:  The Nutcracker

    Victoria Morgan, Artistic Director
    Opera House—2 hours
    Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 1:30 p.m.

  • Mariinsky Ballet:  The Little Humpbacked Horse

    Valery Gergiev, Artistic Director of the Mariinsky Theatre
    Yuri Fateev, Deputy Director of the Ballet Company
    Opera House—3 hours
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 12:30 p.m.

All dates and times are subject to change.