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Chyrstyn Fentroy by Ernesto Galan


Follow your heart.

Sir Frederick Ashton’s Cinderella
March 14-24, 2024


Chyrstyn Fentroy by Erin Baiano

Experience this fairytale like never before.

“chock full of inventive choreography, atmospheric sets, opulent costumes, and fabulous dancing…” –The Boston Globe

Chyrstyn Fentroy and Sangmin Lee by Erin Baiano

Brand new to Boston audiences, this dreamlike production of Cinderella with iconic Ashton choreography has been lovingly restored by Boston Ballet scenic and costume artisans. Watch your favorite Company dancers bring the epic story to life with all the artistry and emotion you can imagine. A timeless love story sure to inspire and delight the whole family, this full-length classic is set to the highly-acclaimed soaring score by Sergei Prokofiev. Presented in three acts, Cinderella was Ashton’s first full-length work for Sadler’s Wells Ballet, which later became The Royal Ballet, and is still regarded as one of his greatest works.


Thursday, Mar 14 at 7:30 pm
Friday, Mar 15 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, Mar 16 at 1:30 pm and 7:30 pm
Sunday, Mar 17 at 1:30 pm
Tuesday, Mar 19 at 7:30 pm
Wednesday Mar 20 at 7:30 pm
Thursday, Mar 21 at 7:30 pm
Friday, Mar 22 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, Mar 23 at 1:30 and 7:30 pm
Sunday, Mar 24 at 1:30 pm

With Appreciation

Boston Ballet’s production of Cinderella has been made possible by a generous gift from the Lisa and Tom Blumenthal Artistic Innovation Fund.  

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Please Note: The music in some ballets may be loud depending on where you are sitting and your own comfort level. Please plan accordingly.

Performance Run Time: Two hours and 30 minutes with two intermissions.



Sir Frederick Ashton


Sergei Prokofiev; Cinderella, Op. 87, Ballet

Libretto by Nicolas Volkov
Original Choreographer Rostislav Zakharov
Presented under license by G. Schirmer, Inc., copyright owners.

Scenic Design

Toer van Schayk

Costume Design

Christine Haworth

Production Director, Supervisor, Stager

Malin Thoors and Wendy Ellis Somes 

Lighting Design

Brandon Stirling Baker

Cinderella is performed by permission of Wendy Ellis Somes.

Cinderella is a co-production between Boston Ballet, Ballet West, and Cincinnati Ballet.