Open Barre

Miami City Ballet’s Open Barre events take place at the MCB Studios on South Beach. Watch performance excerpts with the MCB Dancers, meet Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez, and go behind the scenes with special guests in a fun, intimate setting!

Sneak Peek of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker


November 8, 2017, and November 9, 2017

Get a sneak peek of our exciting new production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, as Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez goes behind the scenes with artistic power couple Isabel & Ruben Toledo, designers of the costumes and scenery, to discover how they are bringing this favorite holiday fairy tale to life!

Seating is limited! Act now to reserve the best seats today. Tickets just $35*.

Tickets include a complimentary lobby “open bar” featuring Dancing Mermaid Rosé, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Limited complimentary tickets available for Miami Beach residents: The first 26 Miami Beach residents to arrive by Wednesday 8, 2017 at 6:45 p.m. will receive free tickets.

Complimentary tickets are awarded on a first-come-first-served basis from 6-6:45 p.m. Must show ID with proof of Miami Beach residence. Limit 2 tickets per resident. Offer not valid on prior purchases.

*MCB Members get a special discount, plus Soloist, Principal and Upper Room members are invited to a special members-only after party on Thursday, November 9! To get your tickets and RSVP – or to find out more about our membership program – contact us at