The Washington Ballet is pleased to bring the power of JOY to audiences through our 2020/21 season with virtual and in-theatre performances. Fall 2020 will bring the first edition of our new Create in Place project, which will be streamed online, followed by a Virtual Nutcracker Experience in December 2020. Create in Place will return in Winter 2021 with two new works, followed by a triumphant return to the theatre for Swan Lake in May 2021. Finally, we will close out the season with NEXTsteps in June 2021, theatre location TBA.

 

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.

Swan Lake

NEXTsteps

Dates and venue TBA

The Washington Ballet continues to champion the advancement and evolution of dance in the 21st century. NEXTsteps supports the evolution of both ballet and the dancer, and celebrates the evolving beauty and resonating power of our art with new works by Silas Farley, Dana Genshaft, and Stanton Welch.

Swan Lake

Create in Place: Winter 2021

Premiering on Marquee TV in Winter 2021.

In late August 2020, The Washington Ballet slowly and safely began to welcome dancers back to the studios to begin work on TWB’s new initiative to reflect the times, Create ...