The production, co-commissioned by The Music Center in Los Angeles, will run at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami from December 15 – 24, 2017. All performances will feature live music performed by the Miami City Ballet’s Opus One Orchestra, conducted by Gary Sheldon.
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Watch our digitally streamed ballet performances with our Friday Night Spotlights series, and discover how Miami City Ballet’s This Bitter Earth, Firebird and Nine Sinatra Songs went from studio to stage on our ‘making of’ online hubs.
Single tickets have just been released for George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker. Get your tickets early and enjoy the best available seats!
Location courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel at the Surf Club
Photo © Karolina Kuras
At Miami City Ballet, Lourdes Lopez has shown how to turn around a financially struggling company without losing that for which it’s beloved. While building upon founder Edward Villella’s Balanchine legacy, she’s also embraced Miami’s unique cultural identity, commissioning works like Justin Peck’s Wynwood-inspired Heatscapeand Miami-born artist Michele Oka Doner’s underwater reimagining of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
“When Patricia Delgado joined Miami City Ballet, what thrilled the then-18-year-old ballerina most wasn’t performing in big theaters or being part of a famous company, but getting to dance all the time.” The Miami Herald reflects on a beloved ballerina.