behind the curtain
The Alabama Ballet is the state’s premiere professional ballet company. The company has achieved national prominence as one of only eight ballet companies in the world permitted by the Balanchine Trust to perform George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®. The Alabama Ballet promotes the development of classical and contemporary ballet through high quality performances, dance education and community outreach. Education and outreach activities include CityDance, which provides 16 weeks of dance training for youth from the city of Birmingham and Jefferson County. The Alabama Ballet is a 501(c )(3) not-for-profit organization.
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Photo by Lydia McRae We are thrilled to be featuring a brand new contemporary ballet by the incredibly talented Guest Choreographer Julia Eisen set to music...
Birmingham, AL (July 13, 2023) - Alabama Ballet’s 2023-2024 Season opens this fall on October 20th. Highlights of the 2023-2024 Season include the holiday...
Friday, June 2nd, 7:30 pm Swanhilda: Ariana Czernobil Franz: Journy Wilkes Davis Dr. Coppélius: Roger VanFleteren Saturday, June 3rd, 2:30 pm Swanhilda:...