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.


June 22-26, 2022

Witness new ballet works by acclaimed choreographers Brett Ishida, Jessica Lang, and Mthuthuzeli November.

Dance For All

Dance For All brings the joy and artistry of dance to every quadrant in Washington, DC through free performances, demonstrations, and dance classes.

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 Summer 2022

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