Dancer Insight: Mallory Mehaffey on Balanchine's Serenade

Get an inside look at George Balanchine's Serenade​

Dancer Insight: Mallory Mehaffey on Balanchine's Serenade

George Balanchine's Serenade was the first ballet he created in America and as such, is a milestone in the history of dance. Hear from Artist Mallory Mehaffey on her favorite moments of the ballet, plus discover what makes Serenade so special for both the dancers and audience.

Video by Ernesto Galan


Mallory Mehaffey's position funded by an anonymous donor

George Balanchine's Serenade was the first ballet he created in America and as such, is a milestone in the history of dance. Hear from Artist Mallory Mehaffey on her favorite moments of the ballet, plus discover what makes Serenade so special for both the dancers and audience.

Video by Ernesto Galan


Mallory Mehaffey's position funded by an anonymous donor

Dancer Insight: Patrick Yocum on Artifact Suite

Get a dancer’s perspective on the exhilarating pas de deux in William Forsythe's Artifact Suite

Dancer Insight: Patrick Yocum on Artifact Suite

Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer Patrick Yocum for an inside look at what it's like to perform the intricate and fast-paced pas de deux in William Forsythe's Artifact Suite—a prime example of the choreographer's signature style.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer Patrick Yocum for an inside look at what it's like to perform the intricate and fast-paced pas de deux in William Forsythe's Artifact Suite—a prime example of the choreographer's signature style.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Helen Pickett's Petal

Get a first look at Helen Pickett's sensual and stunning choreography.

Spotlight: Helen Pickett's Petal

Inspired by the vibrant color and softness of a Gerbera daisy, Helen Pickett's Petal blooms with vitality.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inspired by the vibrant color and softness of a Gerbera daisy, Helen Pickett's Petal blooms with vitality.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Lia Cirio on Jorma Elo's Carmen

Get a behind the scenes look as Principal Dancer Lia Cirio rehearses Jorma Elo’s reimagined Carmen

Dancer Insight: Lia Cirio on Jorma Elo's Carmen

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio originated the role of Mikaela in Jorma Elo's Carmen when it premiered in 2006. Now, she shares her what it's like to learn the fiery role of Carmen for the first time.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio originated the role of Mikaela in Jorma Elo's Carmen when it premiered in 2006. Now, she shares her what it's like to learn the fiery role of Carmen for the first time.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Mallory Mehaffey on Serenade

Go behind the scenes of George Balanchine's most seminal and celebrated work. 

Dancer Insight: Mallory Mehaffey on Serenade

Strong female energy takes center stage in Serenade, the first ballet George Balanchine created after founding the School of American Ballet. Step into the studio with Artist Mallory Mehaffey and discover why she considers the corps roles to be a true honor and gift to perform.   

Video by Ernesto Galan

Strong female energy takes center stage in Serenade, the first ballet George Balanchine created after founding the School of American Ballet. Step into the studio with Artist Mallory Mehaffey and discover why she considers the corps roles to be a true honor and gift to perform.   

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: Helen Pickett on Petal and Tsukiyo

Discover the role of Boston Ballet in Helen Pickett’s artistic journey.

Inside Look: Helen Pickett on Petal and Tsukiyo

Take a peek into rehearsals with Helen Pickett, who got her choreographic start at Boston Ballet nearly 15 years ago. Now her sensual Tsukiyo returns to the stage where it premiered and her breathtaking Petal comes to Boston for the first time. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

Take a peek into rehearsals with Helen Pickett, who got her choreographic start at Boston Ballet nearly 15 years ago. Now her sensual Tsukiyo returns to the stage where it premiered and her breathtaking Petal comes to Boston for the first time. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

A Day in the Life: Corina Gill

Follow Second Soloist Corina Gill and see what it takes to train as a Boston Ballet dancer.

A Day in the Life: Corina Gill

Follow Second Soloist Corina Gill and see what it takes to train as a Boston Ballet dancer.
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Video by Ian Travis Bernard

Oct 25, 2015

Follow Second Soloist Corina Gill and see what it takes to train as a Boston Ballet dancer.
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Video by Ian Travis Bernard

On Stage: The Nutcracker

See the magic on stage and make memories with the ones you love

On Stage: The Nutcracker

An annual holiday tradition The Nutcracker captures the imagination and transports you to a world of magic.
Video by Ernesto Galan

An annual holiday tradition The Nutcracker captures the imagination and transports you to a world of magic.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Paulo Arrais

Meet Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais
 

Paulo Arrais

Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais talks about what ballet and dancing in Boston means to him.
Video by Ernesto Galan
 

Boston Ballet Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais talks about what ballet and dancing in Boston means to him.
Video by Ernesto Galan
 

The 2017-2018 Season

A season of works by the world's most acclaimed choreographers past and present.  

The 2017-2018 Season

Thrill to works by the world's most acclaimed choreographers past and present.  
Video by: Ernesto Galan
(Footage courtesy of Boston Ballet, The Royal Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, and Pacific Northwest Ballet)

Thrill to works by the world's most acclaimed choreographers past and present.  
Video by: Ernesto Galan
(Footage courtesy of Boston Ballet, The Royal Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, and Pacific Northwest Ballet)

On stage: Kylián/Wings of Wax

“...visually provocative and outright entertaining.”

On stage: Kylián/Wings of Wax

The Improper Bostonian describes Kylián/Wings of Wax as “...visually provocative and outright entertaining.” Watch the trailer and see what all the buzz is about. Join us at the Boston Opera House, now through Apr 2. Video by Ernesto Galan

The Improper Bostonian describes Kylián/Wings of Wax as “...visually provocative and outright entertaining.” Watch the trailer and see what all the buzz is about. Join us at the Boston Opera House, now through Apr 2. Video by Ernesto Galan

On stage: Boston Ballet Presents Robbins/The Concert

Catch a glimpse of opening night 2017...

On stage: Boston Ballet Presents Robbins/The Concert

Watch this video to catch a glimpse of opening night of the 2016-2017 season finale Robbins/The Concert. 
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Watch this video to catch a glimpse of opening night of the 2016-2017 season finale Robbins/The Concert. 
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Onstage: Boston Ballet presents Parts In Suite

Watch the trailer for Parts In Suite. 

Onstage: Boston Ballet presents Parts In Suite

Watch the trailer for Boston Ballet’s Parts In Suite, featuring works by three lauded choreographers. Justin Peck’s In Creases brings intricate geometries to life on stage, William Forsythe’s Pas/Parts 2018 is an invention on boundless energy and non-stop dance, and Jorma Elo’s Bach Cello Suites is at once spacious and intimate.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Watch the trailer for Boston Ballet’s Parts In Suite, featuring works by three lauded choreographers. Justin Peck’s In Creases brings intricate geometries to life on stage, William Forsythe’s Pas/Parts 2018 is an invention on boundless energy and non-stop dance, and Jorma Elo’s Bach Cello Suites is at once spacious and intimate.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Onstage: Boston Ballet presents Cinderella

Watch the trailer for Cinderella

Onstage: Boston Ballet presents Cinderella

The timeless story of a young woman overcoming hardship (and a lost slipper) to find her true love is sure to set your heart soaring.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

The timeless story of a young woman overcoming hardship (and a lost slipper) to find her true love is sure to set your heart soaring.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents Classic Balanchine

Watch the trailer for Classic Balanchine, featuring three highlights of George Balanchine’s storied and prolific career. 

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents Classic Balanchine

Watch the trailer for Classic Balanchine, and explore George Balanchine’s enduring legacy with three distinct career highlights. Drawing inspiration from biblical stories (Prodigal Son) to his personal relationship with great composers (Stravinsky Violin Concerto) to ballet’s origins in opera (Chaconne), each of his ballets conjures a unique and riveting world.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Watch the trailer for Classic Balanchine, and explore George Balanchine’s enduring legacy with three distinct career highlights. Drawing inspiration from biblical stories (Prodigal Son) to his personal relationship with great composers (Stravinsky Violin Concerto) to ballet’s origins in opera (Chaconne), each of his ballets conjures a unique and riveting world.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents La Sylphide

Watch an exciting preview of Bournonville’s La Sylphide paired with highlights from his best-loved works. 

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents La Sylphide

Get an exciting, on-stage preview of August Bournonville’s romantic masterpiece La Sylphide paired with Bournonville Divertissements, a series of highlights from the choreographer’s many beloved but rarely performed works.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Get an exciting, on-stage preview of August Bournonville’s romantic masterpiece La Sylphide paired with Bournonville Divertissements, a series of highlights from the choreographer’s many beloved but rarely performed works.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents Genius at Play

Watch the trailer for Genius at Play, celebrating 100 years of ballet and Broadway legend Jerome Robbins.

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents Genius at Play

Catch a thrilling on-stage preview of Genius at Play. This playful program celebrates the centennial of legendary ballet and Broadway choreographer Jerome Robbins with three of his greatest hits: Fancy FreeInterplay, and Glass Pieces.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Catch a thrilling on-stage preview of Genius at Play. This playful program celebrates the centennial of legendary ballet and Broadway choreographer Jerome Robbins with three of his greatest hits: Fancy FreeInterplay, and Glass Pieces.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Mischa Santora

Meet Music Director Mischa Santora

Mischa Santora

Get to know Music Director Mischa Santora and discover how together with Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen, he plans to further Boston Ballet’s commitment to live music.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Get to know Music Director Mischa Santora and discover how together with Artistic Director Mikko Nissinen, he plans to further Boston Ballet’s commitment to live music.

Video by Ernesto Galan

On stage: Full on Forsythe

Preview a daring and joyful program that fuses classic ballet and pop music, by the ever-inventive choreographer William Forsythe. 

On stage: Full on Forsythe

Full on Forsythe features the newest works by William Forsythe, widely considered one of the most important choreographers working today. Get an exciting, on-stage look at the event that will have everyone talking.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Full on Forsythe features the newest works by William Forsythe, widely considered one of the most important choreographers working today. Get an exciting, on-stage look at the event that will have everyone talking.

Video by Ernesto Galan