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

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

Spotlight: rEVOLUTION

Explore works by three choreographers who revolutionized ballet.

Spotlight: rEVOLUTION

This dynamic program showcases three choreographers who transformed the world of ballet. George Balanchine’s daring, powerhouse collaboration with Igor Stravinsky Agon; Broadway and ballet legend Jerome Robbins’ late-career masterwork Glass Pieces; and William Forsythe’s electrifying, global sensation In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated.

This dynamic program showcases three choreographers who transformed the world of ballet. George Balanchine’s daring, powerhouse collaboration with Igor Stravinsky Agon; Broadway and ballet legend Jerome Robbins’ late-career masterwork Glass Pieces; and William Forsythe’s electrifying, global sensation In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated.

On stage: Boston Ballet presents Rhapsody

Watch the trailer for Rhapsody, a program bursting with rarely-seen works and poignant premieres.

On stage: Boston Ballet presents Rhapsody

Catch a thrilling on-stage preview of Rhapsody. This dynamic program includes an emotional trio of short works by Soviet-era choreographer Leonid Yakobson, a brilliant masterpiece by George Balanchine, and a thought-provoking world premiere by Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Catch a thrilling on-stage preview of Rhapsody. This dynamic program includes an emotional trio of short works by Soviet-era choreographer Leonid Yakobson, a brilliant masterpiece by George Balanchine, and a thought-provoking world premiere by Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais.

Video by Ernesto Galan

On stage: Giselle

Watch the trailer for Giselle

On stage: Giselle

This haunting tale of love, betrayal, and forgiveness is hailed as the crowning achievement of the Romantic era.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

This haunting tale of love, betrayal, and forgiveness is hailed as the crowning achievement of the Romantic era.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Initiative

Discover Boston Ballet's program dedicated to supporting and celebrating the voices of women artists.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Initiative

Boston Ballet's ChoreograpHER Initiative establishes a model for female students and professional dancers to develop their choreographic skills by investing in works by female artists. Hear how Boston Ballet is creating long-overdue opportunity for women in the dance world and how audiences benefit from seeing their new works. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

Boston Ballet's ChoreograpHER Initiative establishes a model for female students and professional dancers to develop their choreographic skills by investing in works by female artists. Hear how Boston Ballet is creating long-overdue opportunity for women in the dance world and how audiences benefit from seeing their new works. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Paulo Arrais' ELA, Rhapsody in Blue

Female power captured to magnificent effect.

Spotlight: Paulo Arrais' ELA, Rhapsody in Blue

Company dancers Kathleen Breen Combes, Rachele Buriassi, and Maria Alvarez move to George Gershwin’s "Rhapsody in Blue" punctuated by a poem by Taina Cavalcante Rocha.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Company dancers Kathleen Breen Combes, Rachele Buriassi, and Maria Alvarez move to George Gershwin’s "Rhapsody in Blue" punctuated by a poem by Taina Cavalcante Rocha.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella

Get a sparkling sneak peek at Cinderella, when a bit of fairy godmother magic changes everything...

Spotlight: Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella

Step into the enchanted world of Cinderella, where a fairy godmother sets true love’s destiny in motion with the flick of her wand. Watch Cinderella’s wish come true as she is magically transformed from rags to (twinkly tutu) riches.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Step into the enchanted world of Cinderella, where a fairy godmother sets true love’s destiny in motion with the flick of her wand. Watch Cinderella’s wish come true as she is magically transformed from rags to (twinkly tutu) riches.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Studio to stage: William Forsythe's Playlist (EP)

Follow Soloist Roddy Doble and Second Soloist Chyrstyn Fentroy as they take a playful pas de deux from studio to stage.

Studio to stage: William Forsythe's Playlist (EP)

Playful moves in the studio translate to good vibrations on stage. Set to a smooth and sultry soundtrack by Khalid, this delightful duet performed by Soloist Roddy Doble and Second Soloist Chyrstyn Fentroy is sure to make you smile.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Playful moves in the studio translate to good vibrations on stage. Set to a smooth and sultry soundtrack by Khalid, this delightful duet performed by Soloist Roddy Doble and Second Soloist Chyrstyn Fentroy is sure to make you smile.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Onstage: BB@home: ChoreograpHER

Watch the trailer from BB@home: ChoreorgapHER 2018, celebrating works of six female artists from within the Company.

Onstage: BB@home: ChoreograpHER

Get an exciting, on stage look at the 2018 BB@home: ChoreograpHER program dedicated to emerging female choreographers from Boston Ballet Company and emceed by celebrated visual artist Shantell Martin. Preview the six original works by Principal Dancer Lia Cirio, Second Soloist Hannah Bettes, and Artists Jessica Burrows, Lauren Flower, Sage Humphries, and Haley Schwan.
 
Video by Ernesto Galan
 

Get an exciting, on stage look at the 2018 BB@home: ChoreograpHER program dedicated to emerging female choreographers from Boston Ballet Company and emceed by celebrated visual artist Shantell Martin. Preview the six original works by Principal Dancer Lia Cirio, Second Soloist Hannah Bettes, and Artists Jessica Burrows, Lauren Flower, Sage Humphries, and Haley Schwan.
 
Video by Ernesto Galan
 

Spotlight: Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free

Get an exciting sneak peek at Fancy Free, and sail into the spirited tale of three young sailors on shore leave.

Spotlight: Jerome Robbins' Fancy Free

Enjoy a playful preview of Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free as three young, spirited sailors get ready to take shore leave in the city. Watch as they set sail on a rollicking adventure with just 24 hours to have some fun (and maybe get into a little trouble).

Video by Ernesto Galan

Enjoy a playful preview of Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free as three young, spirited sailors get ready to take shore leave in the city. Watch as they set sail on a rollicking adventure with just 24 hours to have some fun (and maybe get into a little trouble).

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: George Balanchine's Chaconne

Preview a pas de deux that floats on air...

Spotlight: George Balanchine's Chaconne

In an exclusive preview of Classic Balanchine, see Principal Dancers Paulo Arrais and Seo Hye Han seemingly float on air in the heavenly realm of Chaconne. 

Video by Ernesto Galan 

In an exclusive preview of Classic Balanchine, see Principal Dancers Paulo Arrais and Seo Hye Han seemingly float on air in the heavenly realm of Chaconne. 

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents The Sleeping Beauty

Get your exclusive first look at The Sleeping Beauty, back by popular demand for just five performances this May.

Onstage: Boston Ballet Presents The Sleeping Beauty

Catch a preview of the enchanting costumes, spellbinding sets, and captivating choreography of The Sleeping Beauty. This coming-of-age fairy tale celebrates the triumph of good over evil, and the power of a kiss.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Catch a preview of the enchanting costumes, spellbinding sets, and captivating choreography of The Sleeping Beauty. This coming-of-age fairy tale celebrates the triumph of good over evil, and the power of a kiss.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Spotlight: August Bournonville’s La Sylphide

Get a sneak preview of La Sylphide—an enchanted tale of a mysterious sprite, her smitten suitor, and a vengeful sorceress.

Spotlight: August Bournonville’s La Sylphide

Fall for the spellbinding tale of La Sylphide. When a young man leaves everything he knows to pursue an elusive woodland fairy, a vengeful sorceress conspires to tear them apart with her dangerous magic.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Fall for the spellbinding tale of La Sylphide. When a young man leaves everything he knows to pursue an elusive woodland fairy, a vengeful sorceress conspires to tear them apart with her dangerous magic.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

On stage: Full on Forsythe at BB@home

Get an up close and personal look at the sold out BB@home preview of Full on Forsythe. 

On stage: Full on Forsythe at BB@home

William Forsythe shared a preview of his newest work with BB@home audiences in an intimate black box setting. Take a peek at one of the pieces he has newly created for Full on Forsythe. The full program includes the world premiere of Playlist (EP) and the American premiere of Blake Works I set to a contemporary playlist of artists from James Blake to Barry White to Khalid.

Video by Ernesto Galan

William Forsythe shared a preview of his newest work with BB@home audiences in an intimate black box setting. Take a peek at one of the pieces he has newly created for Full on Forsythe. The full program includes the world premiere of Playlist (EP) and the American premiere of Blake Works I set to a contemporary playlist of artists from James Blake to Barry White to Khalid.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Leonid Yakobson’s Rodin

Take a peek as Soloist Isaac Akiba and Artist Abigail Merlis bring to life an iconic sculpture at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  

Spotlight: Leonid Yakobson’s Rodin

Leonid Yakobson’s Rodin is inspired by the works of French sculptor Auguste Rodin. Watch what happens when Boston Ballet and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston collaborate to transform Rodin’s "Eternal Springtime" into living, breathing art.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Leonid Yakobson’s Rodin is inspired by the works of French sculptor Auguste Rodin. Watch what happens when Boston Ballet and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston collaborate to transform Rodin’s "Eternal Springtime" into living, breathing art.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Kathleen Breen Combes on ELA, Rhapsody in Blue

Paulo Arrais’ poignant premiere is like nothing fellow Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes has ever danced before. 

Dancer Insight: Kathleen Breen Combes on ELA, Rhapsody in Blue

Kathleen Breen Combes shares her perspective on performing the starring role in ELA, Rhapsody in Blue. Discover what it’s like for her to work with fellow Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais’ on an empowering new work that celebrates female strength.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Kathleen Breen Combes shares her perspective on performing the starring role in ELA, Rhapsody in Blue. Discover what it’s like for her to work with fellow Principal Dancer Paulo Arrais’ on an empowering new work that celebrates female strength.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Lia Cirio

Preview Sta(i)r(e)s, choreographed by Principal Dancer Lia Cirio as part of BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Lia Cirio

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio shares how her personal experiences have shaped her first choreographic endeavor Sta(i)r(e)s. Take a peek into her rehearsals and see why she feels empowered to be a part of the all-female ChoreograpHER program.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio shares how her personal experiences have shaped her first choreographic endeavor Sta(i)r(e)s. Take a peek into her rehearsals and see why she feels empowered to be a part of the all-female ChoreograpHER program.  

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: 2018-2019 Season

Color your world with dance and discover the season’s vibrant lineup.

Spotlight: 2018-2019 Season

Dive into the colorful world of the 2018–2019 season. From celebrated story ballets to the forefront of contemporary choreography, explore the full spectrum in this season lineup.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Dive into the colorful world of the 2018–2019 season. From celebrated story ballets to the forefront of contemporary choreography, explore the full spectrum in this season lineup.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Hannah Bettes

Preview In Search of Lost Time, a new work choreographed by Second Soloist Hannah Bettes as part of BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Hannah Bettes

Second Soloist Hannah Bettes challenged herself to be vulnerable in choreographing her first work In Search of Lost Time. Get an exclusive look in the studio and see how her creative process is influenced by the collaborative relationship between dancer and choreographer.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Second Soloist Hannah Bettes challenged herself to be vulnerable in choreographing her first work In Search of Lost Time. Get an exclusive look in the studio and see how her creative process is influenced by the collaborative relationship between dancer and choreographer.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Jessica Burrows

Get a sneak peek at Variations, choreographed by Artist Jessica Burrows as part of BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Jessica Burrows

Artist Jessica Burrows was inspired by the dancers of Boston Ballet to choreograph Variations, a work that celebrates their individuality. Go behind the scenes as she discusses her creative process and what she hopes people will take away from the BB@home ChoreograpHER program.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Artist Jessica Burrows was inspired by the dancers of Boston Ballet to choreograph Variations, a work that celebrates their individuality. Go behind the scenes as she discusses her creative process and what she hopes people will take away from the BB@home ChoreograpHER program.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Lauren Flower

Get a behind-the-scenes look at Artist Lauren Flower’s new work Momentous, choreographed as part of BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Lauren Flower

Preview Artist Lauren Flower’s new work Momentous, a snapshot of the most meaningful moments in one’s life. Discover why it’s so exhilarating and inspiring for her to channel her creative energy into an all-female program, BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Preview Artist Lauren Flower’s new work Momentous, a snapshot of the most meaningful moments in one’s life. Discover why it’s so exhilarating and inspiring for her to channel her creative energy into an all-female program, BB@home: ChoreograpHER.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Sage Humphries

Artist and emerging choreographer Sage Humphries discusses her new work YOU, part of the BB@home: ChoreograpHER program.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Sage Humphries

Artist Sage Humphries steps into the role of choreographer for the first time as part of the BB@home: ChoreograpHER program.  Discover the inspiration behind her new work exploring faith and the universal struggle of purpose.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Artist Sage Humphries steps into the role of choreographer for the first time as part of the BB@home: ChoreograpHER program.  Discover the inspiration behind her new work exploring faith and the universal struggle of purpose.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Haley Schwan

Get a first look at Just, a new work choreographed by Artist Haley Schwan as part of the BB@home: ChoreograpHER program.

Spotlight: ChoreograpHER Haley Schwan

Artist Haley Schwan shares how the inspiration behind her new work Just goes hand in hand with the BB@home: ChoreograpHER initiative. Discover why she feels Boston Ballet is moving the art form forward by celebrating and supporting emerging female artmakers.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Artist Haley Schwan shares how the inspiration behind her new work Just goes hand in hand with the BB@home: ChoreograpHER initiative. Discover why she feels Boston Ballet is moving the art form forward by celebrating and supporting emerging female artmakers.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: Vestris with Stager Joan Boada

Few dancers have been up to the challenge of Leonid Yakobson’s Vestris since he created it for the legendary Baryshnikov, until now....

Inside Look: Vestris with Stager Joan Boada

Former San Francisco Ballet principal dancer Joan Boada is one of the few who have performed Leonid Yakobson’s Vestris, a demanding solo originally created for Mikhail Baryshnikov. Now as a stager, Boada shares his expertise with Boston Ballet dancers eager for the challenge of mastering and sharing the work with new audiences.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Former San Francisco Ballet principal dancer Joan Boada is one of the few who have performed Leonid Yakobson’s Vestris, a demanding solo originally created for Mikhail Baryshnikov. Now as a stager, Boada shares his expertise with Boston Ballet dancers eager for the challenge of mastering and sharing the work with new audiences.

Video by Ernesto Galan

In the studio: Forsythe's Playlist (EP)

Get an exclusive sneak peek at Forsythe’s first world premiere created on an American company in over 25 years. 

In the studio: Forsythe's Playlist (EP)

Step inside the studio as the Company men rehearse an excerpt of Playlist (EP) that’s so fresh and fun, it’ll have you dancing along. Featuring William Forsythe’s daring choreography set to a soundtrack pulled straight from today’s pop, R&B, and soul charts, ballet never sounded better.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Step inside the studio as the Company men rehearse an excerpt of Playlist (EP) that’s so fresh and fun, it’ll have you dancing along. Featuring William Forsythe’s daring choreography set to a soundtrack pulled straight from today’s pop, R&B, and soul charts, ballet never sounded better.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Viktorina Kapitonova on Giselle

Discover what it's like to dance the title role of this iconic ballet.

Dancer Insight: Viktorina Kapitonova on Giselle

The role of Giselle is renowned for its technical and emotional difficulty, and continues to be a touchstone in the legacy of great ballerinas. Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer Viktorina Kapitonova and discover what it's like to dance this coveted role.


Video by Ernesto Galan

The role of Giselle is renowned for its technical and emotional difficulty, and continues to be a touchstone in the legacy of great ballerinas. Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer Viktorina Kapitonova and discover what it's like to dance this coveted role.


Video by Ernesto Galan

Studio to stage: The Fairy "Spring" in Cinderella

Principal Dancer Ji Young Chae performs a sparkling, high-spirited sequence. See her transformation from studio to stage.

Studio to stage: The Fairy "Spring" in Cinderella

Watch Principal Dancer Ji Young Chae blossom from studio to stage as The Fairy "Spring" in Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Watch Principal Dancer Ji Young Chae blossom from studio to stage as The Fairy "Spring" in Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Paul Craig in Fancy Free

Discover why Principal Dancer Paul Craig finds Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free so much fun to dance.

Dancer Insight: Paul Craig in Fancy Free

Principal Dancer Paul Craig shares how much he enjoys performing Fancy Free, a carefree and high-spirited work centered around three young sailors on shore leave in New York City. See why Jerome Robbins’ jazzily-paced and theatrical choreography has him feeling footloose and fancy free.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Principal Dancer Paul Craig shares how much he enjoys performing Fancy Free, a carefree and high-spirited work centered around three young sailors on shore leave in New York City. See why Jerome Robbins’ jazzily-paced and theatrical choreography has him feeling footloose and fancy free.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: Becoming Juliet

Discover what it’s like for Principal Dancer Seo Hye Han to dance one of ballet’s most coveted roles.

Inside Look: Becoming Juliet

Principal Dancer Seo Hye Han shares her experience dancing the iconic and complex role of Juliet for the first time on the Opera House stage. Don’t miss her journey on stage in John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet. 

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Principal Dancer Seo Hye Han shares her experience dancing the iconic and complex role of Juliet for the first time on the Opera House stage. Don’t miss her journey on stage in John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet. 

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Onstage: Bournonville’s Flower Festival in Genzano

Preview a Bournonville ballet that blossoms on stage. 

Onstage: Bournonville’s Flower Festival in Genzano

Watch Soloists Ji Young Chae and Derek Dunn in the playful pas de deux from Flower Festival in Genzano. See it and other rare gems from Choreographer August Bournonville performed alongside his elegant and ethereal La Sylphide.
Video by Ernsto Galan

Watch Soloists Ji Young Chae and Derek Dunn in the playful pas de deux from Flower Festival in Genzano. See it and other rare gems from Choreographer August Bournonville performed alongside his elegant and ethereal La Sylphide.
Video by Ernsto Galan

Onstage: Jorma Elo's Bach Cello Suites

Watch as the dancers are transformed into instruments of movement.

Onstage: Jorma Elo's Bach Cello Suites

Go behind the scenes of Bach Cello Suites to see the dancers tune their bodies in the studio before they perform onstage alongside acclaimed cello soloist Sergey Antonov.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Go behind the scenes of Bach Cello Suites to see the dancers tune their bodies in the studio before they perform onstage alongside acclaimed cello soloist Sergey Antonov.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

The Sleeping Beauty

This beloved fairy tale celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the power of a kiss.

The Sleeping Beauty

A wicked fairy godmother… An evil spell… A valiant prince in search of true love… The Sleeping Beauty draws you into a world of romance and wonder.

Filmed on location at beautiful Hammond Castle in Gloucester, MA
Video by Ian Travis Barnard

A wicked fairy godmother… An evil spell… A valiant prince in search of true love… The Sleeping Beauty draws you into a world of romance and wonder.

Filmed on location at beautiful Hammond Castle in Gloucester, MA
Video by Ian Travis Barnard

Inside Look: The Characters of The Concert

Meet a cast of quirky concert goers…

Inside Look: The Characters of The Concert

Set to Chopin’s well-loved piano music, Jerome Robbins’ The Concert (Or, The Perils of Everybody) portrays a cast of quirky concert goers. From the self-important business man to the young dancer lost in the music, meet an array of exuberant characters in this one-of-a-kind comedic ballet.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Set to Chopin’s well-loved piano music, Jerome Robbins’ The Concert (Or, The Perils of Everybody) portrays a cast of quirky concert goers. From the self-important business man to the young dancer lost in the music, meet an array of exuberant characters in this one-of-a-kind comedic ballet.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

The Making of a World Premiere

Finnish landscapes + a national anthem + the full Company = Elo’s world premiere

The Making of a World Premiere

Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo explains what inspired him when creating his latest work, Fifth Symphony of Jean Sibelius.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo explains what inspired him when creating his latest work, Fifth Symphony of Jean Sibelius.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Tatiana's letter

Boston Ballet Principal Dancers Petra Conti and Eris Nezha bring Tatiana's letter from Puskin's Onegin to life.

Tatiana's letter

Boston Ballet Principal Dancers Petra Conti and Eris Nezha bring Tatiana's letter to life in this hautingly beautiful production trailer for John Cranko's heartbreaking ballet Onegin, based on Alexander Puskin's poetic novel Eugune Onegin.
Video by Ian Travis Bernard

Feb 22, 2016

Boston Ballet Principal Dancers Petra Conti and Eris Nezha bring Tatiana's letter to life in this hautingly beautiful production trailer for John Cranko's heartbreaking ballet Onegin, based on Alexander Puskin's poetic novel Eugune Onegin.
Video by Ian Travis Bernard

BB@home: Focus on Forsythe

See the creative process of choreographer William Forsythe

BB@home: Focus on Forsythe

At the recent BB@home program, audiences had the opportunity to see renowned choreographer William Forsythe’s creative process and catch a preview of an Artifact pas de deux.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

At the recent BB@home program, audiences had the opportunity to see renowned choreographer William Forsythe’s creative process and catch a preview of an Artifact pas de deux.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Alexander Ekman’s Cacti

Witty, clever, and full of surprises…

Alexander Ekman’s Cacti

Witty, clever, and full of surprises—see 16 dancers create percussive rhythms together with four musicians live on stage. Here’s a sneak peek of Alexander Ekman’s Cacti.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Witty, clever, and full of surprises—see 16 dancers create percussive rhythms together with four musicians live on stage. Here’s a sneak peek of Alexander Ekman’s Cacti.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Artifact 2017: Where did Part III come from?

Forsythe spoke to the audience in a post-show talk and explained the meaning of Part III. 

Artifact 2017: Where did Part III come from?

Forsythe took the opportunity during a post-show talk to explain the meaning behind the new Part III from Artifact 2017, which he recently recreated for Boston Ballet.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Forsythe took the opportunity during a post-show talk to explain the meaning behind the new Part III from Artifact 2017, which he recently recreated for Boston Ballet.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

In the Studio: Robbins/The Concert

Rehearsals are underway for the 2016-2017 season finale…

In the Studio: Robbins/The Concert

This powerful triple bill program features George Balanchine’s brilliant and celebrated Stravinsky Violin Concerto, Jerome Robbins’ comedic masterpiece The Concert (Or, The Perils of Everybody) and Creatures of Egmont, a world premiere by resident choreographer Jorma Elo. 
Video by Ernesto Galan 

This powerful triple bill program features George Balanchine’s brilliant and celebrated Stravinsky Violin Concerto, Jerome Robbins’ comedic masterpiece The Concert (Or, The Perils of Everybody) and Creatures of Egmont, a world premiere by resident choreographer Jorma Elo. 
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Inside Look: Becoming Carabosse

What does it take to become the wicked and fierce Carabosse?

Inside Look: Becoming Carabosse

The Sleeping Beauty’s beloved and dramatic plot would not be complete without the vengeful villainess Carabosse. From rehearsals, to make-up, to costume, to stage, watch former Principal Dancer Erica Cornejo transform into Carabosse for her final performances with Boston Ballet.
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The Sleeping Beauty’s beloved and dramatic plot would not be complete without the vengeful villainess Carabosse. From rehearsals, to make-up, to costume, to stage, watch former Principal Dancer Erica Cornejo transform into Carabosse for her final performances with Boston Ballet.
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Inside Look: Interpreting the movement in La Sylphide

Discover the meaning behind the movement in La Sylphide as Principal Dancers Misa Kuranaga and Junxiong Zhao demonstrate pantomime.

Inside Look: Interpreting the movement in La Sylphide

Follow along as Principal Dancers Misa Kuranaga and Junxiong Zhao demonstrate ballet pantomime, and discover how they convey the heartbreaking story of La Sylphide without ever saying a word.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Follow along as Principal Dancers Misa Kuranaga and Junxiong Zhao demonstrate ballet pantomime, and discover how they convey the heartbreaking story of La Sylphide without ever saying a word.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Inside Look: The Art of Gesture

A closer look at how our dancers speak without saying anything at all.

Inside Look: The Art of Gesture

Discover how dancers communicate the complex characters and rich narrative of Romeo & Juliet through mime. Watch Shakespeare’s masterpiece, the greatest—and most dangerous—love story ever told, come to life without saying a word.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Discover how dancers communicate the complex characters and rich narrative of Romeo & Juliet through mime. Watch Shakespeare’s masterpiece, the greatest—and most dangerous—love story ever told, come to life without saying a word.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Kathleen Breen Combes on Fancy Free

Step back in time to NYC in the 1940s, and experience Robbins’ Fancy Free from Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes’ perspective.

Dancer Insight: Kathleen Breen Combes on Fancy Free

Step back in time and experience the energy of NYC during World War II. Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes discusses the historical background of Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free and shares her perspective on portraying these characters through a 21st century lens.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Step back in time and experience the energy of NYC during World War II. Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes discusses the historical background of Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free and shares her perspective on portraying these characters through a 21st century lens.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Lily Price on Giselle

The corps de ballet drives the action in this romantic masterpiece.

Dancer Insight: Lily Price on Giselle

The corps roles of Giselle are beautiful, iconic, and notoriously difficult. While the choreography may look effortless, it requires excellent technical precision. Step behind the curtain with Artist Lily Price and discover what it's like to perform the role of a Wili.


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The corps roles of Giselle are beautiful, iconic, and notoriously difficult. While the choreography may look effortless, it requires excellent technical precision. Step behind the curtain with Artist Lily Price and discover what it's like to perform the role of a Wili.


Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Pas de Quatre

It’s all about the teamwork in Yakobson’s iconic ballet.

Dancer Insight: Pas de Quatre

From dueling divas to sisters in arms—Russian choreographer Leonid Yakobson challenged stereotypes about prima ballerinas with his lyrical Pas de Quatre. Hear from the dancers what it takes to perform this signature work where the beauty is in the teamwork.

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From dueling divas to sisters in arms—Russian choreographer Leonid Yakobson challenged stereotypes about prima ballerinas with his lyrical Pas de Quatre. Hear from the dancers what it takes to perform this signature work where the beauty is in the teamwork.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: George Balanchine's Coppélia

When a toymaker’s oh-so-lifelike invention catches the eye of a town bumpkin, the stage is set for plenty of laughs.

Spotlight: George Balanchine's Coppélia

George Balanchine’s cleverly-crafted comedy Coppélia features a mad inventor, his oh-so-lifelike mechanical doll, the young man who fancies her...and his resourceful fiancé who saves the day. When foolish fantasies come to life, the stage is set for amorous perplexities and plenty of laugh-out-loud humor.

Video by Ernesto Galan

George Balanchine’s cleverly-crafted comedy Coppélia features a mad inventor, his oh-so-lifelike mechanical doll, the young man who fancies her...and his resourceful fiancé who saves the day. When foolish fantasies come to life, the stage is set for amorous perplexities and plenty of laugh-out-loud humor.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Dr. Coppélius’ Workshop

Dr. Coppélius has built hundreds of whimsical inventions, but his latest masterpiece will take everyone by surprise...

Spotlight: Dr. Coppélius’ Workshop

Dr. Coppélius, the local toymaker, spends his days building fanciful inventions–but his very favorite is a new oh-so-lifelike doll he’s named Coppélia. Some may say this latest masterpiece is a tad too realistic. When the line between fantasy and reality becomes blurred, the stage is set for comical misunderstandings.

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Dr. Coppélius, the local toymaker, spends his days building fanciful inventions–but his very favorite is a new oh-so-lifelike doll he’s named Coppélia. Some may say this latest masterpiece is a tad too realistic. When the line between fantasy and reality becomes blurred, the stage is set for comical misunderstandings.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: Cinderella's Stepsisters

Two stepsisters mean a double dose of laughter in this beloved fairy tale.

Inside Look: Cinderella's Stepsisters

In Sir Frederick Ashton's Cinderella, the high-maintenance stepsisters are brought to life by two male dancers. Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer John Lam and Soloist Roddy Doble as they get ready to steal the spotlight with their well-heeled humor. 

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In Sir Frederick Ashton's Cinderella, the high-maintenance stepsisters are brought to life by two male dancers. Go behind the scenes with Principal Dancer John Lam and Soloist Roddy Doble as they get ready to steal the spotlight with their well-heeled humor. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

In the studio | Men of Playlist (EP)

Catch a glimpse of the men's section in William Forsythe's Playlist (EP), the choreographer's first world premiere created on an American company in over 25 years.

In the studio | Men of Playlist (EP)

Our dancers are busy in the studio perfecting William Forsythe's Playlist (EP). Check out this playful excerpt set to acclaimed R&B artist Peven Everett's song "Surely Shorty." Warning: May cause spontaneous dancing.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Our dancers are busy in the studio perfecting William Forsythe's Playlist (EP). Check out this playful excerpt set to acclaimed R&B artist Peven Everett's song "Surely Shorty." Warning: May cause spontaneous dancing.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Dancer Insight: Patrick Yocum on Giselle

With his fate in the hands of the Wilis, is true love enough to save Albrecht?

Dancer Insight: Patrick Yocum on Giselle

Get to know Albrecht, the young nobleman who sweeps Giselle off her feet—and ultimately drives her mad with heartbreak. Hear how Principal Dancer Patrick Yocum tackles this complex role.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Get to know Albrecht, the young nobleman who sweeps Giselle off her feet—and ultimately drives her mad with heartbreak. Hear how Principal Dancer Patrick Yocum tackles this complex role.

Video by Ernesto Galan

In the studio: Jerome Robbins' Glass Pieces

Get an exclusive sneak peek as the dancers rehearse the bustling, urban-inspired choreography of Robbins’ Glass Pieces.

In the studio: Jerome Robbins' Glass Pieces

Go behind the scenes as the dancers rehearse Glass Pieces, Jerome Robbins’ late-career masterpiece capturing the heart and energy of metropolitan life. Experience the electrifying, urban momentum and intricate, shifting patterns of the large ensemble set to the hypnotic rhythms of Philip Glass's score.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Go behind the scenes as the dancers rehearse Glass Pieces, Jerome Robbins’ late-career masterpiece capturing the heart and energy of metropolitan life. Experience the electrifying, urban momentum and intricate, shifting patterns of the large ensemble set to the hypnotic rhythms of Philip Glass's score.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: Leonid Yakobson's Pas de Quatre

Yakobson biographer Janice Ross illuminates the history of the delicate and beautiful Pas de Quatre.

Inside Look: Leonid Yakobson's Pas de Quatre

Discover the Soviet-era choreographer who made ballet "a stealth weapon" and whose legacy continues on stage and in the teaching studio even today.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Discover the Soviet-era choreographer who made ballet "a stealth weapon" and whose legacy continues on stage and in the teaching studio even today.
Video by Ernesto Galan

From the Wings: Romeo & Juliet

Get a dancer’s perspective of Romeo & Juliet.

From the Wings: Romeo & Juliet

Go behind the curtain for an exclusive look at Romeo & Juliet, and see what the romantic classic looks like from a view only the dancers have—from the wings.  

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Go behind the curtain for an exclusive look at Romeo & Juliet, and see what the romantic classic looks like from a view only the dancers have—from the wings.  

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Artifact 2017: Why are they arguing about sticks?

Forsythe answers the question of why the Woman in Historical Dress argues with Man with Megaphone. 

Artifact 2017: Why are they arguing about sticks?

Forsythe answers the question of why the Woman in Historical Dress argues with Man with Megaphone throughout Artifact 2017.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Forsythe answers the question of why the Woman in Historical Dress argues with Man with Megaphone throughout Artifact 2017.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

On stage: Jorma Elo’s Bach Cello Suites

“…worth a second and third look.” –Jeffrey Gantz, The Boston Globe

On stage: Jorma Elo’s Bach Cello Suites

Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo’s acclaimed Bach Cello Suites saw its world premiere in April 2015. The Boston Globe raved that it is a work that’s “worth a second and third look.” Watch highlights from this “fluid and personal” ballet (Keith Powers, Patriot Ledger).
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Resident Choreographer Jorma Elo’s acclaimed Bach Cello Suites saw its world premiere in April 2015. The Boston Globe raved that it is a work that’s “worth a second and third look.” Watch highlights from this “fluid and personal” ballet (Keith Powers, Patriot Ledger).
Video by Ernesto Galan 

In the studio: Kylián/Wings of Wax

Rehearsals are underway for Kylián/Wings of Wax…

In the studio: Kylián/Wings of Wax

From a charming Balanchine classic, to Kylián’s breathtaking Wings of Wax, to Ekman’s delightful Cacti—this program has everything you need to feel inspired this spring. Here’s a peek at our dancers rehearsing this trio of heart-racing ballets.
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From a charming Balanchine classic, to Kylián’s breathtaking Wings of Wax, to Ekman’s delightful Cacti—this program has everything you need to feel inspired this spring. Here’s a peek at our dancers rehearsing this trio of heart-racing ballets.
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In the studio: Rehearsal of Donizetti Variations

A charming classic from Mr. B

In the studio: Rehearsal of Donizetti Variations

Happy, joyous, light-hearted, and just in time for spring—George Balanchine’s Donizetti Variations has all the elements we need to welcome in the season. Watch Company dancers Misa Kuranaga and Junxiong Zhao rehearse this charming Balanchine work and get Assistant Artistic Director Russell Kaiser's unique perspective on what makes this ballet extra special.
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Happy, joyous, light-hearted, and just in time for spring—George Balanchine’s Donizetti Variations has all the elements we need to welcome in the season. Watch Company dancers Misa Kuranaga and Junxiong Zhao rehearse this charming Balanchine work and get Assistant Artistic Director Russell Kaiser's unique perspective on what makes this ballet extra special.
Video by: Ernesto Galan  

Spotlight: William Forsythe's Artifact

It's finally here…

Spotlight: William Forsythe's Artifact

Step inside the world of William Forsythe and join us for the North American company premiere of Artifact.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Step inside the world of William Forsythe and join us for the North American company premiere of Artifact.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Justin Peck’s In Creases

A work that “immediately seize(s) attention.” (The New York Times)

Justin Peck’s In Creases

We are excited to be presenting, for the first time in the 2017-2018 season, a Justin Peck ballet: In Creases. This ballet was the first work Peck created for New York City Ballet. Since then, the 30-year-old NYCB resident choreographer/soloist has been turning heads in the dance world. Here’s a sneak peek. 

We are excited to be presenting, for the first time in the 2017-2018 season, a Justin Peck ballet: In Creases. This ballet was the first work Peck created for New York City Ballet. Since then, the 30-year-old NYCB resident choreographer/soloist has been turning heads in the dance world. Here’s a sneak peek. 

Studio to stage: John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet

Follow a pair of star-crossed lovers from studio to stage.

Studio to stage: John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet

Go behind the scenes to see Principal Dancers Seo Hye Han and Lasha Khozashvili’s romantic partnering blossom from studio to stage in John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Go behind the scenes to see Principal Dancers Seo Hye Han and Lasha Khozashvili’s romantic partnering blossom from studio to stage in John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Dancer Insight: Celebrating Jerome Robbins

Hear what it’s like to dance a program dedicated to the genius of legendary choreographer Jerome Robbins.

Dancer Insight: Celebrating Jerome Robbins

Principal Dancers Derek Dunn and Lia Cirio and Soloist Patric Palkens share their experience celebrating the centennial of American icon Jerome Robbins by discussing three of his exuberant works. Discover the realistic characters and urban-charged choreography that connect his Fancy Free, Interplay, and Glass Pieces.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Principal Dancers Derek Dunn and Lia Cirio and Soloist Patric Palkens share their experience celebrating the centennial of American icon Jerome Robbins by discussing three of his exuberant works. Discover the realistic characters and urban-charged choreography that connect his Fancy Free, Interplay, and Glass Pieces.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Paulina Waski on Giselle

She’s regal, courageous, and merciless. Get to know the queen of the Wilis.

Dancer Insight: Paulina Waski on Giselle

Meet Myrtha, a tenacious leader who protects and guides the Wilis in their quest for justice. Step behind the curtain with Artist Paulina Waski and explore the many sides of this often misunderstood character.

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Meet Myrtha, a tenacious leader who protects and guides the Wilis in their quest for justice. Step behind the curtain with Artist Paulina Waski and explore the many sides of this often misunderstood character.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Sneak Peek of Cinderella

When Cinderella is excluded from the Royal Ball and all hope seems lost, will love (and a little magic) conquer all?

Spotlight: Sneak Peek of Cinderella

It’s the much-anticipated night of the Royal Ball, and only Cinderella has been left behind. When her fairy godmother magically appears, will her wish to join the festivities be granted after all? Join Cinderella on an enchanted journey to find true love’s destiny...before the clock strikes midnight.

Video by Ernesto Galan

It’s the much-anticipated night of the Royal Ball, and only Cinderella has been left behind. When her fairy godmother magically appears, will her wish to join the festivities be granted after all? Join Cinderella on an enchanted journey to find true love’s destiny...before the clock strikes midnight.

Video by Ernesto Galan

In the studio: Playlist (EP) Pas de Deux

Check out rehearsal for a flirtatious pas de deux from William Forsythe's Playlist (EP). 

In the studio: Playlist (EP) Pas de Deux

Khalid's "Location" gives the perfect backdrop for a flirtatious and feisty pas de deux featuring Soloist Roddy Doble and Second Soloist Chyrstyn Fentroy. Catch this and the rest of Playlist (EP) onstage as part of the Full on Forsythe program. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

Khalid's "Location" gives the perfect backdrop for a flirtatious and feisty pas de deux featuring Soloist Roddy Doble and Second Soloist Chyrstyn Fentroy. Catch this and the rest of Playlist (EP) onstage as part of the Full on Forsythe program. 

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Sneak Peek of Coppélia

Boy meets girl. It's a tale as old as time. But what happens when things aren't quite as they appear? 

Spotlight: Sneak Peek of Coppélia

When Frantz spies the beautiful Coppélia blowing kisses from her balcony, he's instantly smitten. But there's more to Coppélia than meets the eye. See what happens when the local town bumpkin falls head over heels for a mad inventor's oh-so-lifelike masterpiece.

Video by Ernesto Galan

When Frantz spies the beautiful Coppélia blowing kisses from her balcony, he's instantly smitten. But there's more to Coppélia than meets the eye. See what happens when the local town bumpkin falls head over heels for a mad inventor's oh-so-lifelike masterpiece.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: The Story of Coppélia

Step into the storybook world of Coppélia, where carefree fantasies come to life.

Inside Look: The Story of Coppélia

Follow along on this silly adventure inside a toymaker’s workshop. Pulled straight from a storybook, the charming tale of Coppélia will sweep you off your feet.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Follow along on this silly adventure inside a toymaker’s workshop. Pulled straight from a storybook, the charming tale of Coppélia will sweep you off your feet.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: Cinderella’s Glass Slippers

Discover the magical making of Cinderella’s twinkly toe shoes.

Spotlight: Cinderella’s Glass Slippers

As everyone is buzzing in preparation for the Royal Ball, the Costume Shop "fairies" are busy behind the scenes bedazzling a very special pair of pointe shoes. Get a detailed look at the custom creation of Cinderella's glass slippers, sparkling at the heart of this beloved fairy tale.

Video by Ernesto Galan

As everyone is buzzing in preparation for the Royal Ball, the Costume Shop "fairies" are busy behind the scenes bedazzling a very special pair of pointe shoes. Get a detailed look at the custom creation of Cinderella's glass slippers, sparkling at the heart of this beloved fairy tale.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Lia Cirio in Glass Pieces

Get an inside look as Principal Dancer Lia Cirio talks through the mesmerizing pas de deux in Jerome Robbins’ Glass Pieces.

Dancer Insight: Lia Cirio in Glass Pieces

Watch as Principal Dancers Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais perform the entrancing pas de deux in Jerome Robbins’ Glass Pieces. Discover their process of working with Bart Cook, the ballet’s stager and original partner in the movement, and hear what makes it daunting and yet immensely rewarding to dance.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Watch as Principal Dancers Lia Cirio and Paulo Arrais perform the entrancing pas de deux in Jerome Robbins’ Glass Pieces. Discover their process of working with Bart Cook, the ballet’s stager and original partner in the movement, and hear what makes it daunting and yet immensely rewarding to dance.

Video by Ernesto Galan

What to Look For: Balanchine’s Prodigal Son

Ballet Master Anthony Randazzo shares what to look for in George Balanchine’s acclaimed story ballet.

What to Look For: Balanchine’s Prodigal Son

Discover what to look for in George Balanchine’s Prodigal Son. Ballet Master Anthony Randazzo talks through the tale of sin and redemption, and shares the ways in which the movement draws from classical ballet.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Discover what to look for in George Balanchine’s Prodigal Son. Ballet Master Anthony Randazzo talks through the tale of sin and redemption, and shares the ways in which the movement draws from classical ballet.

Video by Ernesto Galan 

Dancer Insight: Alex Maryianowski on La Sylphide

Artist Alex Maryianowski shares how things take a dangerous turn for the hero of La Sylphide.

Dancer Insight: Alex Maryianowski on La Sylphide

Artist Alex Maryianowski shares the tragic tale of La Sylphide, whose hero James leaves everything behind to pursue the elusive woodland fairy of his dreams. Watch what happens when his mysterious fantasy becomes a dangerous reality.

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Artist Alex Maryianowski shares the tragic tale of La Sylphide, whose hero James leaves everything behind to pursue the elusive woodland fairy of his dreams. Watch what happens when his mysterious fantasy becomes a dangerous reality.

Video by Ernesto Galan

Inside Look: The Story of Sleeping Beauty

A baby princess, six gift-bearing fairies, a wicked spell, and the power of true love’s kiss…

Inside Look: The Story of Sleeping Beauty

Former Company dancer Sarah Wroth takes us through this classic fairy tale complete with luxurious sets and costumes, a cast of magical characters, and superlative dancing.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Former Company dancer Sarah Wroth takes us through this classic fairy tale complete with luxurious sets and costumes, a cast of magical characters, and superlative dancing.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Get to Know Justin Peck

A first look at Justin Peck’s In Creases

Get to Know Justin Peck

Justin Peck shares the inspiration for his dreamscape In Creases, coming to Boston for the first time in spring 2018.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Justin Peck shares the inspiration for his dreamscape In Creases, coming to Boston for the first time in spring 2018.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Spotlight: John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet

Preview the greatest love story ever told.

Spotlight: John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet

Fall in love with Shakespeare’s timeless tale of star-crossed lovers in Romeo & Juliet.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Fall in love with Shakespeare’s timeless tale of star-crossed lovers in Romeo & Juliet.
Video by Ernesto Galan

Dancer Insight: Onstage in Artifact 2017 with Kathleen Breen Combes

Experience Artifact 2017 through the eyes of Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes.

Dancer Insight: Onstage in Artifact 2017 with Kathleen Breen Combes

In the last of our three-part Dancer Insight Series, Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes walks us through the striking choreography of the pas de deux in William Forsythe’s masterpiece Artifact 2017.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

In the last of our three-part Dancer Insight Series, Principal Dancer Kathleen Breen Combes walks us through the striking choreography of the pas de deux in William Forsythe’s masterpiece Artifact 2017.
Video by Ernesto Galan 

On stage: Lia Cirio in Kylián’s Wings of Wax

Join Principal Dancer Lia Cirio onstage…

On stage: Lia Cirio in Kylián’s Wings of Wax

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio walks us through her breathtaking performance in Jiří Kylián’s Wings of Wax
Video by Ernesto Galan 

Principal Dancer Lia Cirio walks us through her breathtaking performance in Jiří Kylián’s Wings of Wax
Video by Ernesto Galan 

In the Studio: Artifact Men's Rehearsal

Step inside our studio for a sneak peek at our Company men rehearsing Artifact.

In the Studio: Artifact Men's Rehearsal