The Washington Ballet is pleased to announce the 2019.20 performance season. The bold year of innovative and inspiring performances includes three newly commissioned works in NEXTsteps, two of the world’s most celebrated full-length classic story ballets, Swan Lake and Coppélia, masterworks by George Balanchine and Sir Frederick Ashton in BALANCHINE + ASHTON, and the Company’s beloved production of the holiday classic, The Nutcracker.

Swan Lake

Swan Lake

Enter into a world of true love and tragic romance in this classical masterpiece, with The Washington Ballet’s dancers moving in marvelous concord to the incomparable score of Tchaikovsky.