Cincinnati Ballet

Since 1963, Cincinnati Ballet has been the cornerstone professional ballet company of the region. We exist to move you--profoundly and joyfully! Visit cballet.org for more information.
Some of our lovely dancers grace the pages of Cincinnati Wedding Magazine’s Winter 2014 issue! And they included a special segment about Principal Dancer Sarah Hairston’s surprise engagement :) Pick up your copy when they hit newsstands this month! #cincinnatiballet50 #cincinnatiwedding #cincinnatiballetmodels #wedding #brides #grooms #pointe #ballet

Some of our lovely dancers grace the pages of Cincinnati Wedding Magazine’s Winter 2014 issue! And they included a special segment about Principal Dancer Sarah Hairston’s surprise engagement :) Pick up your copy when they hit newsstands this month! #cincinnatiballet50 #cincinnatiwedding #cincinnatiballetmodels #wedding #brides #grooms #pointe #ballet

Happy #tututuesday! Soloist Courtney Connor Jones soars through the air during rehearsal for Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker. Photography: Jennifer Denham #pointe #ballet #cincinnatiballet50 #nutcracker #cbnutcracker #tchaikovsky

Happy #tututuesday! Soloist Courtney Connor Jones soars through the air during rehearsal for Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker. Photography: Jennifer Denham #pointe #ballet #cincinnatiballet50 #nutcracker #cbnutcracker #tchaikovsky

#tbt 1974: This is the first page of the first program created for the first production by Cincinnati Ballet of The Nutcracker to be sponsored by Frisch’s. 39 years later, we continue to express our gratitude by making our production’s official title Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker. #cincinnatiballet #cincinnatiballet50 #frischs #nutcracker #snow #ballet #pointe #dance #history #frischsbigboy #cincinnati

#tbt 1974: This is the first page of the first program created for the first production by Cincinnati Ballet of The Nutcracker to be sponsored by Frisch’s. 39 years later, we continue to express our gratitude by making our production’s official title Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker. #cincinnatiballet #cincinnatiballet50 #frischs #nutcracker #snow #ballet #pointe #dance #history #frischsbigboy #cincinnati

Backstage during dress rehearsal for Swan Lake! Happy Opening Night Eve! Merde to all of our lovely dancers (including BalletMet Columbus)!!! #swanlake #dressrehearsal #cincinnatiballet50 #balletmetcolumbus #pointe #ballet #dance #classicalballet #classic #tchaikovsky #petipa

Backstage during dress rehearsal for Swan Lake! Happy Opening Night Eve! Merde to all of our lovely dancers (including BalletMet Columbus)!!! #swanlake #dressrehearsal #cincinnatiballet50 #balletmetcolumbus #pointe #ballet #dance #classicalballet #classic #tchaikovsky #petipa

#tbt Cincinnati Ballet’s versions of Swan Lake, dating as far back as 1989! We’ve performed Act II of Swan Lake five times, and when we open Swan Lake this weekend, we will have performed the full-length production six times! #swanlake #cincinnatiballet50 #ballet #history #repertoire #classicalballet #tchaikovsky #petipa

#tbt Cincinnati Ballet’s versions of Swan Lake, dating as far back as 1989! We’ve performed Act II of Swan Lake five times, and when we open Swan Lake this weekend, we will have performed the full-length production six times! #swanlake #cincinnatiballet50 #ballet #history #repertoire #classicalballet #tchaikovsky #petipa

Ooh, look what we got in the mail today! That’s our own Corps de Ballet dancer Jacqueline Damico gracing the cover of Venue Magazine! Work it, Jackie!

Ooh, look what we got in the mail today! That’s our own Corps de Ballet dancer Jacqueline Damico gracing the cover of Venue Magazine! Work it, Jackie!

Cincinnati Ballet Principal Dancer Sarah Hairston rehearses the roles of Odette and Odile for our upcoming performance of Swan Lake, October 25-27 at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.

Cincinnati Ballet Principal Dancer Sarah Hairston rehearses the roles of Odette and Odile for our upcoming performance of Swan Lake, October 25-27 at the Aronoff Center for the Arts.

Rehearsing Val Caniparoli’s world premiere piece for The Kaplan New Works Series, opening this Thursday, September 12!

James Gilmer and Sarah Hairston
Sirui Liu and Zack Grubbs
Courtney Connor Jones
Ana Gallardo and Romel Frometa
Photography: Jennifer Denham

#cincinnatiballet #newworks #ballet #dance #thisisotr 

Cincinnati Ballet’s 2013-2014 50th Anniversary Season includes:
The Kaplan New Works Series, Swan Lake, Frisch’s Presents The Nutcracker, King Arthur’s Camelot (World Premiere), Bolero & Symphony in C, Ballet Toybox and Cincinnati Ballet & Over the Rhine Live
Head to cballet.org for more information today. 

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Cincinnati Ballet Celebrates 50! Check out this awesome poster from 1986 for a production of La Sylphide and Ravel Piano Concerto, both Cincinnati premieres that year! #TBT #cincinnatiballet #ballet #ravel #50years

Cincinnati Ballet Celebrates 50! Check out this awesome poster from 1986 for a production of La Sylphide and Ravel Piano Concerto, both Cincinnati premieres that year! #TBT #cincinnatiballet #ballet #ravel #50years