• The Nutcracker

    George Balanchine's

    The Nutcracker

    Join Marie and her Nutcracker Prince as they travel through a winter wonderland of dancing snowflakes, sugar plum fairies and epic battles between heroic toy soldiers and mischievous mice – the perfect holiday treat for the entire family.

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  • Cyber Monday

    Save 30% on Select Performances

    Cyber Monday

    On Monday, November 30, save 30% on select Miami City Ballet performances, including George Balanchine's The Nutcracker, TwIyla Tharp's In The Upper Room, Justin Peck's Year of the Rabbit, and MCB's newly reimagined production of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

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  • Sweet Seats

    The Ultimate Nutcracker Experience

    Sweet Seats

    Be a part of Miami City Ballet’s dazzling new Nutcracker experience that includes premium seating, a commemorative program book with dancer signature, an exclusive photo opportunity with the Miami City Ballet dancers, and more festive family fun!

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George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker

Join Marie and her Nutcracker Prince as they travel through a winter wonderland of dancing snowflakes, sugar plum fairies and epic battles between heroic toy soldiers and mischievous mice – the perfect holiday treat for the entire family.

This lavish performance – one of the only productions of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™ in the nation – features magnificent scenery, elaborate costumes and the magical music of Tchaikovsky.

Performances take place December 5-27 in Naples, Fort Lauderdale, Miami and West Palm Beach.

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Miami City Ballet Dancers – Photos by Jordan Matter

Internationally acclaimed artist and photographer Jordan Matter’s latest collection of original photography features MCB Dancers on the sands, streets and skylines of Miami.

The exhibition will be open to the public during Art Basel, December 3-19, 2015 at the Miami City Ballet studios.

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Give Miami Day 2015

Miami City Ballet participated in Give Miami Day 2015 to raise funds for our groundbreaking new outreach program, Ballet Bus.

Presented in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools and Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, Ballet Bus was created to eliminate barriers that prevent young children from underserved communities from participating in the arts.


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Miami City Ballet to Debut at Lincoln Center

Miami City Ballet, presented by the Joyce Theater Foundation, debuts at New York’s Lincoln Center April 13-17, 2016.  The two programs and special opening-night gala performance include New York premieres of commissioned works by Justin Peck, Alexei Ratmansky, and Liam Scarlett alongside Twyla Tharp’s Sweet Fields and George Balanchine’s classics Bourrée Fantasque and Serenade.

Tickets are on sale now to the general public, starting at just $30.

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Subscribe to the 30th Anniversary Season

Subscribers to Miami City Ballet’s 30th Anniversary Season save on the best seats in the house while enjoying VIP events, personalized box office service, and much more!

Become an MCB Subscriber today and enjoy the company’s finest season yet, including an unprecedented new production of George Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and other masterworks along with leading modern choreographic voices Twyla Tharp, Paul Taylor, Justin Peck and Liam Scarlett, all performed to live music provided by the distinguished Opus One Orchestra.

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30th Anniversary Tour Dates Announced

Miami City Ballet is pleased to announce several national touring engagements, with performances scheduled for New York City, Chicago and Minneapolis.

“I cannot think of a better way to celebrate our 30th Anniversary than by sharing these marvelous dancers with our audiences and lifelong fans across the nation,” said MCB Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez. “We are so excited to be back on the road bringing to New York, Chicago and Minneapolis audiences the vitality, energy and diversity that MCB is known for.”

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Strictly Ballet, Season 2

Season Two of Teen Vogue’s Strictly Ballet web series wrapped with an exciting season finale and rave reviews, including a spot on NY Magazine’s popular “Approval Matrix”.

Strictly Ballet followed six MCB School students’ journeys to professional careers. “After viewing all the episodes, I’m so proud to have been a part of this incredible experience,” said Ella Titus, one of two students featured who received a contract to join Miami City Ballet next season. “It was amazing to relive the happiest day of my life!”

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New York Times Reviews Justin Peck’s ‘Heatscape’

No ballet by the 27-year-old choreographer Justin Peck is much like another; with each assignment he sets himself new choreographic hurdles. But Mr. Peck has quickly become the most eminent choreographer of ballet in the United States — and two particular characteristics have propelled him to the top: the exciting formal architecture of his dances and the kinesthetic thrill of his movement.

Certainly his latest ballet, “Heatscape,” which had its premiere at the Kravis Center here over the weekend with Miami City Ballet, shows his gift for memorably picturesque, changing group shapes… Meanwhile the dancers infectiously show the appeal of the ebullient movement he gives to them, with contrasting through-the-body ripples, pounces, bends, jumps and changes of direction…

“Heatscape” was sandwiched by excellent performances of Balanchine’s ultraclassical “Raymonda Variations” (1962) and Jerome Robbins’s classic comedy “The Concert” (1956). The level of dancing in the “Raymonda” was extraordinarily high at both performances, with virtuoso coloratura made musically acute and danced with full-out verve. Miami City Ballet, a jubilant and endearing company, refreshes the eyes and spirit.”

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MCB and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Announce “Ballet Bus”

Miami City Ballet, in partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools and the office of the Superintendent of Schools Alberto M. Carvalho, announces the launch of Ballet Bus, a year-round dance scholarship program reaching deep into the Miami-Dade County community to provide arts education and access to students from all backgrounds. The pilot year of the program will target 30 children from District Title I Schools with both talent and need – and provide a long-term investment in each child.

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