What's On


AUSTRIA
Wiener Staatsballett
Director: Martin Schläpfer
La Fille mal gardée 3, 10, 14 April
Swan Lake
1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 19, 20 May
A Suite of Dances
23, 30 May & 4, 5, 7, 11 June
www.wiener-staatsoper.at

BELGIUM
OperaBalletVlaanderen

Director: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
Palmos
11, 12, 14, 15, 16 May - Opera Antwerpen
www.operaballet.be

CZECH REPUBLIC
Czech National Ballet

Director: Filip Barankiewicz
The Sleeping Beauty
ONLINE 29 April - 5 May
www.narodni-divadlo.cz

DENMARK
World Ballet Festival/
Verdensballetten 
Directors: Steven McRae/Jens-Christian Wandt
14 July Sølyst, Copenhagen (Premiere)
15 JulyBenen-Diken-Hof, Keitum, Sylt (Germany)
16 July The Royal Castle Schackenborg, Tonder
17 July Sostrup Castle, Grenaa
18 July Ribe Museum of Art, Ribe
19 July The Sanded Church, Skagen
29 July Hindsgavl Castle, Fuen
30 July The Prison, Horsens
31 July Groyne 90 – The Beach, Agger
1 August The Royal Mounds, Jelling
https://verdensballetten.dk

ENGLAND
Birmingham Royal Ballet

Director: Carlos Acosta
Empty Stage
https://youtu.be/su_6eHmRgvA
www.brb.org.uk

English National Ballet
Director: Tamara Rojo
Emerging Dancer: A Celebration  
LIVESTREAM 2 September.
WP Creature by Akram Khan
23 September – 02 October, Sadler's Wells.
The Nutcracker
16 December - 8 January, London Coliseum.
WP Raymonda pr: Rojo
13 - 23 January, London Coliseum.
Creature by Akram Khan
24 – 26 February, Chicago.
The Forsythe Evening
31 March – 10 April, Sadler's Wells.
www.ballet.org.uk

London Ballet Circle
Director: Susan Dalgetty
Interviews on Zoom: Precious Adams, Isabelle Brouwers and Sarah Kundi In Conversation 8 April 19.00;
Henry Danton In Conversation with Dame Monica Mason 18 May 19.00
www.tlbc.org.uk

Northern Ballet
Director: David Nixon
Dangerous Liaisons
1 - 5 June - The Lowry, Salford
Contemporary Cuts
11 -12 June Sadler's Wells
Swan Lake
17 - 26 June Leeds Grand Theatre
northernballet.com

Rambert
Director: Benoit Swan Pouffer
Live stream WP Rooms 8 - 11 April
Draw from Within
Theatre Royal, Plymouth
27 - 28 May www.theatreroyal.com
Sadler’s Wells Theatre
2 - 5 June www.sadlerswells.com
Mayflower, Southampton
25 - 26 June www.mayflower.org.uk
Rambert2
MAST Mayflower Studios, Southampton
28 - 29 May www.mayflowerstudios.org.uk
CAST, Doncaster 1, 2 June
https://castindoncaster.com
Storyhouse, Chester
8, 9 June 2021 www.storyhouse.com
Theatre Royal, Nottingham
16, 17 June https://trch.co.uk
Artsdepot, London
1 Octoberwww.artsdepot.co.uk
Curve Theatre, Leicester
5 – 7 Oct www.curveonline.co.uk
Oxford Playhouse, Oxford
12 - 13 October www.oxfordplayhouse.com
www.rambert.org.uk

Rosie Kay Dance Company
Director: Rosie Kay
Absolute Solo II
19 May - Birmingham Repertory Theatre
birmingham-rep.co.uk

The Royal Ballet 
Director: Kevin O'Hare
Online
Meet the Young Dancers
7 May - 6 June

Royal Opera House - Main Stage
21st Century Choreographers
Within the Golden Hour/New Kyle Abraham /
The Statement/Solo Echo
18 -30 May

Balanchine and Robbins: Apollo/Tchaikovsky
Pas de Deux/Dances at a Gathering 
43 - 13 Jun
Anemoi / Divertissements / The Sleeping Beauty Act III 
26 June - 11 July
The Royal Ballet School
10 July
The Linbury Theatre
Next Generation: Rambert School 
16-17 June 
Next Generation: The Royal Ballet School
23 - 26June
Summer Draft Works
1- 3 July
Booking from 7 May
www.roh.org.uk

Royal Albert Hall
British Ballet Charity Gala
Ballet Black, Birmingham Royal Ballet, English National Ballet, New Adventures, Northern Ballet, Rambert, Scottish Ballet and The Royal Ballet
3 June
www.royalalberthall.com

ESTONIA 
Estonian National Ballet

Director: Linnar Looris 
Romeo and Juliet 15, 25 April.
Tchaikovsky's Masterpieces 23 April.
International Dance Day Gala 29 April.
www.opera.ee/en/

FRANCE 
Paris Opera

Director: Aurélie Dupont
Notre-Dame de Paris until 7 May
Homage à Roland Petit: Le Jeune homme et la Mort/Carmen/Le rendez-vous
29 May - 26 June - Palais Garnier.
Romeo and Juliet 9 - 30 June - Opera Bastille
www.operadeparis.fr

Ballet du Capitole - Toulouse
Director: Kader Belarbi
Paysages Intérieurs 27 April - 2 May
www.theatreducapitole.fr

GERMANY
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company

Director: Jacopo Godani 
Zeitgeist Tanz
Good Old Moone/Hollow Bones
Online streams of live performances in Dresden and Frankfurt
29 April & 2, 3, 19, 20, 21 May
dresdenfrankfurtdancecompany.com

Hamburg Ballet
Director: John Neumeier
Performances of A Midsummer Night's Dream, Beethoven Project and Beethoven Project II
scheduled throughout April and May but not yet confirmed
www.hamburgballett.de

Bayerisches Staatsballett
Director: Igor Zelensky
Online WP Blizzard 
ch: Andrey Kaydanovsky 
16, 18 April & 3, 6, 8 May
Coppélia 17 April
Guest performances by the Mariinsky Ballet - Le Corsaire 20, 21 April.
Swan Lake 22 April
Giselle 25 April
Romeo and Juliet 29 & 31 May
www.staatsballett.de

Gauthier Dance
Director: Eric Gauthier 
The Dying Swans Project 16 April
Theaterhaus Stuttgart YouTube
The Dying Swans Live Experience 
22 May Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele
www.theaterhaus.com

Munich Dance
Contemporary dance festival 
6 - 16 May.
www.dance-muenchen.de

Nürnberg Ballett
Director: Goyo Montero
Über den Wolf
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bt3DZLPOwak
www.staatstheater-nuernberg.de

Stuttgart Ballet
Director: Tamas Detrich
Livestream - Beethoven Ballets
1, 2, 3, 4, 5 April
www.stuttgart-ballet.de

MONACO
Les Ballets De Monte Carlo

Director: Jean-Christophe Maillot 
Coppél-I.A. 16, 17, 18 April, Grimaldi Forum
https://youtu.be/UQF-UExq7zc
Lac 22, 23, 24 April, Grimaldi Forum
https://youtu.be/zZFVESyyWwc
Le Songe 30 April - 3 May, 
Grimaldi Forum
https://youtu.be/7QuaokDqKPA
www.balletsdemontecarlo.com

NETHERLANDS
Dutch National Ballet

Director: Ted Brandsen
WP Metamorphosis ch: Dawson
29 April YouTubeNOB
The Dutch School: Grosse Fuge/Prometheus/The Four Seasons
12, 15, 18, 22, 24, 25, 26 Junewww.operaballet.nl


NORWAY 
Norwegian National Ballet

Director: Ingrid Lorentzen 
Faun/Boléro stream until 7 April
www.operaen.no

POLAND 
Polish National Ballet

Director: Krzysztof Pastor 
Romeo and Juliet ONLINE
16 April - 15 September
Mayerling 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27 May - ticket sale postponed
www.polskibaletnarodowy.pl

RUSSIA
Bolshoi Ballet

Director: Makhar Vaziev
Historic Stage
Modanse 3, 4 April
Raymonda 6, 7 April
The Winter's Tale 9, 10, 11 April
Ivan the Terrible 20, 21, 22, 25 April
Spartacus 28, 29, 30 April
Swan Lake 1, 2 May
La Bayadère 12, 13 May
Jewels 15, 16 May
A Legend of Love 26, 28, 29, 30 May
Moscow State Academy of Choreography 
(Bolshoi Ballet Academy)
Performance 31 May
New Stage
The Flames of Paris 4, 5, 6 May
Orlando 8, 9 May
Onegin 19, 20 May
Etudes/Symphony in C 22, 23 May
www.bolshoi.ru

Mariinsky Ballet

Director: Yuri Fateyev
Mariinsky Theatre
The Legend of Love 25 March
Jewels 26 March
Giselle 27m&e March
La Sylphide 30 March
Giselle 2 April
Petrouchka/The Firebird 4m April
Apollo/Le Sacre du printemps/
Les Noces 4e April
Swan Lake 6, 7 April
Paquita 10, 11m&e April
The Fountain of Bakhchisarai 
14, 15 April
A Midsummer Night's Dream 
16, 17, 18m&e April
The Four Seasons 20 April
Carmen Suite/Symphony in C 22 April
Giselle 24m April; 3 May
Raymonda 24, 25 April
The Nutcracker 26 April
Jewels 27 April
La Sylphide 30 April

Mariinsky II
The Little Humpbacked Horse 28m&e March
Symphony in Three Movements/Russian dead ends–II/
At the wrong time 31 March
Carmen Suite/Le Jeune Homme et laMort 1 April
Ballet Gala 3 April
Symphony in Three Movements/Jeu de cartes/
Pulcinella 4 April
Le Corsaire 8,9 April 
The Little Humpbacked Horse 21 April
Romeo and Juliet 23 April
Anna Karenina 28 April
The Bronze Horseman 1, 2m&e May
www.mariinsky.ru/en/

Mikhailovsky Ballet
Director: Nacho Duato
Mikhailovsky Theatre 
Spartacus 1, 2 April
The Flames of Paris 4m&e April
La Bayadère 7, 8 April
Le Corsaire 10m&e April
Na Floresta/Prelude/White Darkness 11, 13 April
Laurencia 15, 16 April
Coppélia 17m/e April
Swan Lake 20, 21 April
Don Quixote 23, 24m&e April
The Nutcracker 28, 29, 30 April
www.mikhailovsky.ru

Eifman Ballet
Director: Boris Eifman
Beyond Sin 15 April - Novosibirsk
Anna Karenina 16, 17m&e April - Novosibirsk
Beyond Sin 19, 20 April - Krasnoyarsk
Anna Karenina 26 April - Krasnoyarsk
Passion for Moliere, or Don Giovanni's Mask 
6, 7 April - Alexandrinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
www.eifmanballet.ru

SCOTLAND
Scottish Ballet

Director: Christopher Hampson
www.scottishballet.co.uk

SPAIN
Compañía Nacional de Danza

Director: Joaquín De Luz
Carmen 13, 14 June - Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville
Giselle 23, 24, 25, 26 June - Palau de les Arts, Valencia
http://cndanza.mcu.es

SWEDEN
Royal Swedish Ballet

Director: Nicolas Le Riche
Three Preludes/Suite en Blanc
Stream available until 17 April
www.operanplay.se/en/performances/ballet/
www.operan.se/en

SWITZERLAND
Béjart Ballet Lausanne

Director: Gil Roman
Béjart Ballet TV
https://www.bejart.ch/en/

Ballett Zürich
Director: Christian Spuck
Video on demand
www.opernhaus.ch/en/digital/video-on-demand/
www.ballett-zuerich.ch/en/

AUSTRALIA
Australian Dance Theatre

Director: Amy Hollingsworth
Convergence 4 - 8 May - The Odeon, Norwood
adt.org.au

The Australian Ballet
Director: David Hallberg 
New York Dialects: Serenade/
The Four Temperaments/New work ch: Pam Tanowitz
Sydney 6 - 24 April; 
Melbourne 3 - 12 June.
Counterpoint: Artifact Suite/Raymonda Act III
Sydney 25 April - 15 May.
Anna Karenina ch: Possokhov
https://youtu.be/eosb5uUVXPY
Melbourne 18 - 29 June; 
Adelaide 9 - 15 July.
australianballet.com.au

West Australian Ballet
Director: Aurélien Scannellla
Giselle 13 - 22 May
waballet.com.au

CHINA
Hong Kong Ballet

Director: Septime Webre 
Jewels 21 - 23 May
Romeo +Juliet 18 - 20 June
https://hkballet.com

JAPAN
The Tokyo Ballet

Director: Yukari Saito
Boléro/Danses grecques/Bugaku/
Romeo and Juliet pas de deux.
3 & 4 July -Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
followed by tour
https://www.nbs.or.jp

National Ballet of Japan
Director: Miyako Yoshida
Livestream Coppélia 
2, 4, 5, 8 May
www.nntt.jac.go.jp/english

K Ballet
Director: Tetsuya Kumakawa
Don Quixote 19 - 23 May 
Bunkamura 
www.k-ballet.co.jp

NBA Ballet
Director: Koichi Kubo
Don Quixote 29 May  
nbaballet.org

NEW ZEALAND
Royal New Zealand Ballet

Director: Patricia Barker
https://rnzb.org.nz

USA
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Director: Robert Battle
Online content available
www.youtube.com/channel/UCg9o2fgvhIPlow5gi0sc-1w
www.alvinailey.org

Boston Ballet 
Director: Mikko Nissenen
Online - BB at your home 
www.bostonballet.org

New York City Ballet
Director: Jonathan Stafford
Season 2020-21 cancelled
Digital programmes available
www.nycballet.com

Pacific Northwest Ballet
Director: Peter Boal
Digital season 20/21
www.pnb.org/season/

Pennsylania Ballet
Director: Angel Corella
Spring digital season
www.paballet.org

San Francisco Ballet
Director: Helgi Tomasson
Digital season:
7 For Eight/Snowblind/Anima Animus 22 April - 12 May
Romeo and Juliet 6 - 26 May
Swan Lake 20 May - 9 June
www.sfballet.org

Sarasota Ballet
Director: Iain Webb
Digital season:
Birthday Offering/Nine Sinatra Songs 21 - 25 May.
www.sarasotaballet.org

The Washington Ballet
Director: Julie Kent
Programmes on Marquee TV
www.marquee.tv/series/

30 April


Until 15 September