Ballet Northwest began producing shows at The Evergreen State College in 1970 and now performs at The Washington Center for The Performing Arts. Our season is anchored by The The Nutcracker each winter, while spring productions currently fall into a four-year cycle.

If you have any information about early Ballet Northwest productions, we’d love to hear from you! Please email us.

 


2017-2018 SEASON

Swan Lake – May 11-13, 2018

Olympia Dance Festival – March 3, 2018

The Nutcracker – December 8-17, 2017

Eugene Ballet’s – Mowgli – October 22, 2017

Young Choreographers Showcase – August 27, 2017

 


2016-2017 SEASON

The Sleeping Beauty – May 12-14, 2017

Olympia Dance Festival – February 25, 2017

Whim W’Him  – February 10, 2017
(Guest Artists)

The Nutcracker – December 9-18, 2016

Meet the Artist Jenifer Ringer – October 15, 2016

Young Choreographers Showcase – August 28, 2016

 


2015-2016 SEASON

Coppelia – May 2016
With members of the Olympia Symphony Orchestra

Olympia Dance Festival – February 2016

The Nutcracker – December 2015

Momix – October 2015
(Guest Artists)

Young Choreographers Showcase – August 2015

 


2014-2015 SEASON

Don Quixote – May 8-10, 2015

Olympia Dance Festival – February 28, 2015

The Nutcracker – December 12-21, 2014

Eugene’s Ballet Cinderella – October 19, 2014

Young Choreographers Showcase – August 24, 2014

 

 


2013-2014 SEASON

Swan Lake – May 9-11, 2014

Olympia Dance Festival – February, 2014

Ailey II – February, 2014

The Nutcracker – December 13-22, 2013

 


2012-2013 SEASON

The Sleeping Beauty – May, 2013

Olympia Dance Festival – March 2-3, 2013

The Nutcracker – December 14-23, 2012

Oregon Ballet Theatre – October, 2012

 


2011-2012 SEASON

Carnival of the Animals – May 11-13, 2012

Olympia Dance Festival – March 3-4, 2012

The Nutcracker – December 9-18, 2011

Eugene Ballet’s Romeo & Juliet – October, 2011

 


2010-2011 SEASON

Coppélia – May 6-8, 2011

Olympia Dance Festival – March 5-6, 2011

The Nutcracker – December 10-19, 2010

 


2009-2010 SEASON

Swan Lake – May 7-9, 2010

Olympia Dance Festival – March 20-21, 2010

The Nutcracker – December 7-16, 2009

 


2008-2009 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – May 8-10, 2009

The Nutcracker – December 7-16, 2008

 


2007-2008 SEASON

Coppélia – May 9-11, 2008

The Nutcracker – December 7-16, 2007

 


2006-2007 SEASON

Cinderella and the Graduation Ball – May 11-13, 2007

The Nutcracker – December 8-17, 2006


2005-2006 SEASON

Spring Festival of Dance – May 12-14, 2006

Firebird Suite / Les Sylphides / Polovetsian Dances

The Nutcracker – December 9-18, 2005

 


2004-2005 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – May 6-8, 2005

The Nutcracker – December 10-19, 2004

 


2003-2004 SEASON

Cinderella and Graduation Ball – May 7-9, 2004

Coppélia – December 12-21, 2003

 


2002-2003 SEASON

Peter & The Wolf / Shostakovitch / Holberg Suite /
3 To Get Ready by Brubeck – May 9-11, 2003

The Nutcracker – December 13-22, 2002

 


2001-2002 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – May 10-12, 2002

Coppélia – December 7-16, 2001

 


2000-2001 SEASON

Cinderella – May 11-13, 2001

The Nutcracker – December 8-17 2000

 


1999-2000 SEASON

American in Paris / Firebird Suite – May 12-14, 2000

Coppélia – December 10-19, 1999

 


1998-1999 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – April 30-May 9, 1999

The Nutcracker – December 11-20, 1998

 


1997-1998 SEASON

Cinderella and Graduation Ball – May 1-10, 1998

Coppélia – December 12-21, 1997

 


1996-1997 SEASON

Peter & The Wolf / Ballet Hoo! – March 20-22, 1997

The Nutcracker – December 13-22, 1996

 


1995-1996 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – May 3-12, 1996

A Christmas Carol – December 4-17, 1995

 


1994-1995 SEASON

Cinderella and Graduation Ball – May 5-14, 1995

The Nutcracker – December 9-18, 1994

Presented: Ballet Stars of Moscow – October 5, 1994

 


1993-1994 SEASON

An American in Paris – April 22-May 1, 1994

A Christmas Carol – December 5-19, 1993

 


1992-1993 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – May 7-16, 1993

The Nutcracker – December 11-20, 1992

 


1991-1992 SEASON

Cinderlla – April 30, May 1-3, 1992

A Christmas Carol – December 13-21, 1991

 


1990-1991 SEASON

Dancing Down Broadway – May 9-11, 1991

Oregon Ballet Theater, Scheherazade – January 26, 1991

The Nutcracker – December 7-16, 1990

 


1989-1990 SEASON

Firebird Suite – Spring, 1990

A Christmas Carol – Winter, 1989

 


1988-1989 SEASON

Hansel & Gretel (Junior Programs) – Spring, 1989

The Nutcracker – December 9-17, 1988

 


1987-1988 SEASON

Peter & The Wolf / Magic Toyshop / Great Scott – May 20-21, 1988

A Christmas Carol – December 11-19, 1987

 


1986-1987 SEASON

Voices and Dancers in Motion – A Deux – May 9-16, 1987

The Nutcracker – Winter, 1986

 


1985-1986 SEASON

Cinderella & Unsquare Four – May 16-18, 1986

The Nutcracker – December 13-15, 1985

Washington Center Opening Performance – October 4, 1985

 


1984-1985 SEASON

An American in Paris / Anderson Suite / Nachtmusik – May 2-5, 1985

 


1983-1984 SEASON

Cinderella and Great Scott – March 29-April 1, 1984

The Nutcracker – December 15-20, 1983

 


1982-1983 SEASON

Les Sylphides / Russian Melodies / On The Town – May 12-15, 1983

A Christmas Carol – December, 1982

 


1981-1982 SEASON

Sleeping Beauty – April, May 1-2, 1982

A Christmas Carol – December 18-20, 1981

A Night on Broadway – November 14, 1981

 


1980-1981 SEASON

Water Music / Firebird / Palm Court – March 27-29, 1981

 


1979-1980 SEASON

Water Music / Firebird / Palm Court – March 27-29, 1981


1978-1979 SEASON

Me-Oh-My / It’s All a Dream / Swan Lake Excerpts – February, 1979

 


1977-1978 SEASON

Holberg Suite / Emerging / Ballet Hoo! – May 18-20, 1978

A Christmas Carol – December 7, 1977

 


1976-1977 SEASON

Peter & the Wolf – Spring, 1977

 


1975-1976 SEASON

An Evening of Dance – Perischetti / Brahms / Moussorgsky / Tchaikovsky – April 22-24, 1976

 


1974-1975 SEASON

Boutique Fantastique – February 27-28, 1975

 


1973-1974 SEASON

 


1972-1973 SEASON

Back to Brubeck – May, 1973

A Christmas Carol – December, 1972

 


1971-1972 SEASON

First Chamber Dance Company (Governor’s Festival) – March 8, 1972

 


1970-1971 SEASON

First Chamber Dance Company – June 8, 1971

Workout – November 17, 1970