Romance, Magic, Tragedy, and Triumph
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Mikko Nissinen's The Nutcracker
November 28-December 31, 2014
A dazzling holiday tradition for the entire family! This critically-acclaimed production debuted in 2012, and has been called "the most magical version of The Nutcracker." See it again or for the first time, and be swept away in a winter wonderland.
Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
February 26-March 8, 2015
The heartbreakingly compelling story of a tragic affair between a poor gentleman and a sought-after courtesan. Based on Alexandre Dumas' 19th-century French novel, known as the inspiration for the movie Moulin Rouge and the opera La Traviata.
Music by Frédéric Chopin
Perception - a Spring Season of three thrilling programs to awaken the senses
Shades of Sound
March 19-29, 2015
Three riveting works featuring magnificent musicality and exhilarating choreography. Wayne McGregor's mesmerizing Chroma returns, along with the Company premieres of George Balanchine's © Episodes and Hans van Manen's deliciously comic Black Cake.
With music by Joby Talbot, Anton von Webern, and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Edge of Vision
April 30-May 10, 2015
This beautiful trio of contemporary dance features a world premiere by acclaimed Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo, Lila Yorks Celts and Helen Pickett's visual feast Eventide.
Music by J.S. Bach, Jan Garbarek, Philip Glass, and Ravi Shankar
Thrill of Contact
May 14-24, 2015
A striking program of precision and impressive athleticism, the Company performs George Balanchine's © Theme and Variations; Jerome Robbins' The Concert; William Forsythe's The Vertiginous Thrill of Exactitude; and a world premiere by Principal Dancer Jeffrey Cirio.
With music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Frédéric Chopin, and Franz Schubert
Boston Ballet's BB@Home series returns for its third year with two new programs for the 2014-2015 season.
Program 1 - October 9 & October 10, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Program 2 - January 29 & January 30, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Tickets are on sale now by phone, 617.695.6955, Mon-Fri 9:30 - 5 pm. Tickets will be available online on September 25.
James Whiteside and Misa Kuranaga in George Balanchine's Theme and Variations ©The George Balanchine Trust, Melissa Hough and John Lam in Helen Pickett's Eventide, Jeffrey Cirio and John Lam in Wayne McGregor's Chroma, all by Gene Schiavone. Larissa Ponomarenko in Val Caniparoli's Lady of the Camellias by Eric Antoniou.