Miami City Ballet is situated in Miami Beach, steps away from the shores of the Atlantic’s brilliant, aquamarine-hued ocean, providing endless inspiration and beauty.
From George Balanchine, Twyla Tharp and Alonzo King to extraordinary world premieres, journey through a century of ballet. Plus, the return of Swan Lake!
Your favorite South Florida flavored holiday tradition is back! Be a holiday hero and save your seats today at the lowest prices of the season.
Dec 8 – 30 | Buy Tickets
For the winter season, our exquisite dancers continue to perform cherished pieces from the ballet canon along with new works created by some of today’s most promising choreographers.
Feb 3 – 18 | Buy Tickets
Register today for our Children’s Division classes, open to all children ages 3 – 8. A perfect way to begin to foster the love of dance in your little one.
Ages 3 to 8 | Register Now
Earlier in 2020, Alaina debuted her first-ever choreographic work, Tang as part of MCB’s To Miami, With Love pop-up series to critical and audience acclaim. We caught up with the burgeoning choreographer and current MCB corps de ballet dancer to discuss her newest project Fire, premiering at the Norton Museum of Art on September 24th as part of the museum’s For the Record: Celebrating Women in Art exhibition. The performance marks the company’s first Palm Beach engagement since February 2020’s Firebird program at the Kravis Center.
On August 14, 2021, Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez was honored with “A Life for Dance” achievement award from the prestigious International Ballet Festival Miami (IBFM). Read her touching acceptance speech including her tender recognition of so many that preceded her, and her firm belief that ballet truly belongs to everyone in our community.
We sat down with three leading ballerinas – Tricia Alberston on Emeralds, Jordan-Elizabeth Long on Rubies, and Katia Carranza on Rubies and Diamonds – to share their take on the genius of Balanchine and what makes Jewels such an endearing, popular ballet.