As the ballet company in and of the nation’s capital, The Washington Ballet reflects the diversity of the community and the nation through its professional dancers, high-caliber school, and its repertoire. Artistic Director Julie Kent has introduced defining works by globally recognized choreographers, all while embracing the work of emerging choreographers – which will contribute to the evolution of ballet and its relevance in our times.

Announcing the 2021/22 Season

Announcing our return to the theater with
our 2021/22 Season of Gratitude.

Swan Lake

February 9-13, 2022

Our production of Swan Lake comes to life in our triumphant return to the Kennedy Center stage!

Create in Place Winter 2021

Streaming on Marquee TV: New works by TWB choreographers Helga Paris-Morales and Andile Ndlovu.

Open Classes

Dance with us online or in-studio

TWSB Training Programs

Programs available for ages 3.5-18. Learn about placement classes, auditions, and registration for fall 2021

2022 Summer Intensive

Our summer intensive audition tour is coming to a city near you!

Support TWB

Support the ballet company of the nation's capital.

Announcing the 2021/22 Season

We return to the theater for a Season of Gratitude!

The 2021/22 season features four in-theater productions, including The NutcrackerSwan LakeGiselle, NEXTsteps.