2020-2021 Season

Boston Ballet dancer is bright costumes against a blue background. Image by Rachel Neville Photography

Photo credit: Rachel Neville Photography

Our upcoming season dares you to dream in motion. From inspired world premieres to fairytale favorites, imagination soars on stage. Discover a dreamscape of fantastical storytelling and the visions of tomorrow.

Download the 2020-2021 Season Brochure

2020-2021 Season

Dream in Motion

November 2020–April 2021

BB at your home

Dance where you are

2020-2021 Season
Boston Ballet’s first-ever virtual season

The Nutcracker

Take time for joy

Special one-hour broadcast
Available to stream now - FREE

Dec 17–27, 2020

The Gift

A jazzy twist to a holiday favorite

2020-2021 Season
See new works created by Boston Ballet dancers set to Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite.

May 6–16, 2021

off the chART

Play it loud

2020-2021 Season
Don’t miss a pair of works that shatter expectations of what ballet can be.

May 20–30, 2021


Muses no more

2020-2021 Season 
Celebrate the voices and visions of female artists.

The audience connection to the art is what truly brings it to life.

Mikko Nissinen, Artistic Director