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
www.narodni-divadlo.cz

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
Within the Golden Hour/Two works by Crystal Pite -  from 17 May
www.roh.org.uk
Streams
Elite Syncopations - until 11 April 
The Dream - until 18 April
stream.roh.org.uk

Royal Albert Hall
Matthew Bourne The Car Man 9 - 19 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
The Dutch School: Grosse Fuge/Prometheus/The Four Seasons
12, 15, 18, 22, 24, 25, 26 June.
www.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

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
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
Don Quixote's Dream
29 April & 1 May - Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Carmen Suite/Spring and Fall 
2 May - Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
www.nbs.or.jp/english/

National Ballet of Japan
Director: Miyako Yoshida
Coppélia 1 - 8 May
Raymonda 5 - 13 June
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/

16 April - 15 September


1 April


8 - 11 April


25 March - 25 April


10 March


19 February


17 April


31 March - 13 April


26 March - 25 April


25 March


19 March


18 March