What's On


AUSTRIA
Wiener Staatsballett
Director: Martin Schläpfer
A Suite of Dances
4, 5, 7, 11 June
Symphony in Three Movements/
Pictures at an Exhibition/Sinfonie No.15
26 June
www.wiener-staatsoper.at

BELGIUM
OperaBalletVlaanderen

Director: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
Fall - online streaming
9 - 25 June
www.operaballet.be

CZECH REPUBLIC
Czech National Ballet

Director: Filip Barankiewicz
Swan Lake - State Opera
8, 9, 11, 12 June
Phoenix - National Theatre
22, 23, 25, 26 June
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 
Ballet Central
Director: Christopher Marney
Le Corsaire Act I/Jigsaw/Highland Fling Act II
17 June - Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch
queens-theatre.co.uk
24 June - Civic Theatre, Chelmford
chelmsford.gov.uk/theatres
30 June - The Core at Corby Cube
thecorecorby.com
2 July - Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds
theatreroyal.org
3 July - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford
yvonne-arnaud.co.uk
5 July - The Hawth Theatre, Crawley
hawth.co.uk
8 July - The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham
crescent-theatre.co.uk
9 July - EM Forster Theatre, Tonbridge
emftheatre.com
11 July - Theatre Royal Winchester
theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
16 July - ADC Theatre, Cambridge
adctheatre.com
20 - 21 July - Britten Theatre, London
rcm.ac.uk/events/
www.balletcentral.co.uk

Birmingham Royal Ballet
Director: Carlos Acosta
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
City of a Thousand Trades/Imminent/Chacona
10, 11, 12 June.
Cinderella 18, 19 June.
www.brb.org.uk

English National Ballet
Director: Tamara Rojo
Reunion
17 - 30 May - Sadler's Wells
Solstice
16 - 26 June - Festival hall, SBC
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 2022, London Coliseum
www.ballet.org.uk

Northern Ballet
Director: David Nixon
Dangerous Liaisons
1 - 5 June - The Lowry, Salford
8 - 10 Sadler's Wells
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

The Royal Ballet 
Director: Kevin O'Hare
Online
Meet the Young Dancers
until 6 June
Spring Draft Works
until 13 June
21st Century Choreographers
until 27 June
Balanchine and Robbins
from 11 June
Sleeping Beauty Programme
 from 9 July

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 
3 - 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

Sadler's Wells
Singin' in the Rain
30 July - 5 September

ESTONIA 
Estonian National Ballet

Director: Linnar Looris
Anna Karenina 4 June
Swan Lake 12, 16 June
www.opera.ee/en/

FRANCE 
Paris Opera

Director: Aurélie Dupont
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
Les Saltimbanques
Halle aux Grains 24 - 27 June
Rendez-vous avec Le Ballet du Capitole
Théâtre du Capitole 11 July
www.theatreducapitole.fr

GERMANY
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company

Director: Jacopo Godani
With These Hands
Hellerau 8, 9, 10, 11 July
dresdenfrankfurtdancecompany.com

Hamburg Ballet
Director: John Neumeier
Death in Venice 9, 19, 20 June
Hamlet 21 13, 14, 22 June
Ghost Light 14, 15, 16 June
Beethoven Project II 18, 19 June
A Midsummer Night's Dream 21, 25 June
Beethoven Project I 23, 24 June
Nijinsky Gala XLVII 27 June
www.hamburgballett.de

Bayerisches Staatsballett
Director: Igor Zelensky
National Theatre
The Blizzard 2, 5, 8, 18 June & 1 July
Paradigma 9 July
Prinzregententheater
Today is Tomorrow:
Generation Goldfish/A Wonderful Girl
24, 25, 26, 27 June
www.staatsballett.de

Nürnberg Ballett
Director: Goyo Montero
www.staatstheater-nuernberg.de

Stuttgart Ballet
Director: Tamas Detrich
Not in My Hands
https://youtu.be/OUWk9lfwKw0
New Works by Christian Spuck, Marco Goecke
and Edward Clug/Blake Works 19 June
www.stuttgart-ballet.de

ITALY
Teatro alla Scala

Director: Manuel Legris
Verdi Suite/Movements to Stravinsky/Canon in D Major
/Concerto DSCH 9 - 11 June
www.teatroallascala.org

Ravenna Festival
L’Heure Exquise 4 - 6 June
www.ravennafestival.org

MONACO
Les Ballets De Monte Carlo

Director: Jean-Christophe Maillot 
www.balletsdemontecarlo.com

NETHERLANDS
Dutch National Ballet

Director: Ted Brandsen
Online - Nationale Opera & Ballet YouTube.
Metamorphosis by Dawson
Young Creatives 
Momento by Wubkje Kuindersma
Rose by Milena Sidorova
I Feel It Too by Sedrig Verwoert

National Opera & Ballet
The Dutch School ballets by
Hans van Manen, Rudi van Dantzig, David Dawson,
Wubkje Kuindersma, Ernst Meisner and Remi Wörtmeyer
8 - 30 June
www.operaballet.nl

NORWAY 
Norwegian National Ballet

Director: Ingrid Lorentzen 
www.operaen.no

POLAND 
Polish National Ballet

Director: Krzysztof Pastor 
Romeo and Juliet ONLINE
16 April - 15 September
Mayerling 4, 5, 6, 8, 9 10 June
www.polskibaletnarodowy.pl

PORTUGAL
Conservatório Internacional de Ballet e Dança Annarella Sanchez
Giselle 24 July - Coliseu, Lisbon
https://coliseulisboa.com/agenda.aspx

RUSSIA
Bolshoi Ballet

Director: Makhar Vaziev
Historic Stage
Benois de la Danse 2020-21 Nominees Gala 8 June
Benois de la Danse Different Years Gala 9 June
The Winter's Tale 11, 12 June
New Stage
La Sylphide 1 June
Four Characters in Search of a Plot 2, 3 June
Artifact Suite/Petrushka
4, 5, 6 June
Etudes/ Symphony in C
16, 17 June
Orlando 19, 20 June
www.bolshoi.ru

Mariinsky Ballet
Director: Yuri Fateyev
Mariinsky Theatre
Giselle 3, 5 June
Don Quixote 4 June
Graduation Performance of the Vaganova Academy
10, 13m, 14m  June
The Stone Flower 12, 13 June
The Fountain of Bakhchisarai
14 June
A Midsummer Night's Dream
17, 18 June
Raymonda 20, 21 June
Serenade/In the Night/Push Coes to Shove
30 June
An artistic evening with Viktoria Tereshkina
3 July
Swan Lake
4, 7 July
Lyudmila Kovaleva Anniversary Performance
8 July
Pierrot Lunaire/Seven Sonatas/Concerto DSCH
15 July
An artistic evening with Kimin Kim
18 July

Mariinsky II
The Sleeping Beauty 6, 7, 9 June
Romeo and Juliet 19 June
Yaroslavna. The Eclipse
22 June
Carmen Suite/Le Jeune  Homme et la mort/Symphony in C
27 June
The Nutcracker
29 June
Spartacus (Leonid Yakobson)
1, 2 July
An artistic evening with Ekaterina Kondaurova
6 July
Don Quixote
9 July
Renard/Mavra/The Fairy's Kiss
11, 14 July
www.mariinsky.ru/en/

Mikhailovsky Ballet
Director: Nacho Duato
Mikhailovsky Theatre
Spartacus 2, 4, 5m&e June & 9, 10m&e July
Don Quixote 8, 9 June
The Nutcracker 10, 11, 12m&e June
Giselle 14m&e June
La Bayadère 17, 18 June & 17, 20 July
Le Corsaire 19m&e June
Cinderella 22, 23 June
La Fille mal gardée 24, 25 June
Swan Lake 29, 30 June & 21, 22 July
Romeo and Juliet 2, 3m&e July
The Sleeping Beauty 6, 7 July
Coppélia 13 July
Don Quixote 14, 15 July
Closing of the ballet season
23 July
www.mikhailovsky.ru

Eifman Ballet
Director: Boris Eifman
Rodin, Her Eternal Idol
1 June & 21 July
Molière Passion, or the Mask of Don Juan
2, 3 June & 15, 16 July
Anna Karenina 17, 18 July
The Pygmalion Effect 19, 20 July
www.eifmanballet.ru

SCOTLAND
Scottish Ballet

Director: Christopher Hampson
The Scandal at Mayerling
22, 23, 24m&e September
Theatre Royal Glasgow
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

Granada Festival
Les Ballets de Monte Carlo
Le Songe 18 June
Ballet Flamenco de
Andalucía I 23 June
Ballet Flamenco de
Andalucía II 24 June
Jóvenes-en-Danza 25 June
Compañía Blanca Li 26 June
Compañía Nacional de Danza
2 July
Malandain Ballet Biarritz
10 July
Ballet Flamenco de
Andalucía III 18 July
https://granadafestival.org/en

SWEDEN
Royal Swedish Ballet

Director: Nicolas Le Riche
www.operan.se/en

SWITZERLAND
Béjart Ballet Lausanne

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

Ballett Zürich
Director: Christian Spuck
www.ballett-zuerich.ch/en/

AUSTRALIA
Australian Dance Theatre

Director: Amy Hollingsworth
Regional tour 12 - 29 June
adt.org.au

The Australian Ballet
Director: David Hallberg 
New York Dialects: Serenade/
The Four Temperaments/New work ch: Pam Tanowitz
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
State 24 June - 3 July
Dracula 19 - 24 August
waballet.com.au

CHINA
Hong Kong Ballet

Director: Septime Webre
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
Raymonda 5 - 13 June
RYUUGUU - The Turtle Princess 24 - 27 July
www.nntt.jac.go.jp/english

K Ballet
Director: Tetsuya Kumakawa
www.k-ballet.co.jp

NBA Ballet
Director: Koichi Kubo
nbaballet.org

NEW ZEALAND
Royal New Zealand Ballet

Director: Patricia Barker
Giselle
4, 5 June Christchurch
9 June Dunedin
The Firebird/Paquita
29 - 31 July Wellington
6, 7 August Napier
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
www.paballet.org

San Francisco Ballet
Director: Helgi Tomasson
Digital season:
Swan Lake until  9 June
www.sfballet.org

Sarasota Ballet
Director: Iain Webb
www.sarasotaballet.org

The Washington Ballet
Director: Julie Kent
www.marquee.tv/series/

Dança em Diálogos at Cistermúsica Festival, Alcobaça - 21 July



Until 15 September