March 18, 2014

Events

2016-17 Season Events

Arts Alive Festival 
Saturday, September 17th,  1:00 pm
Gainesville Ballet will perform at the Arts Alive Festival at the Hylton Performing Arts Center at 1:00 pm.  This is a free festival with many great activities all day long.
The Nutcracker
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Friday, Nov. 25th, 2016, 2pm and 7 pm
The first Nutcracker of the season in the region!  Gainesville Ballet’s popular Nutcracker is a favorite production for both families and ballet lovers, with stellar dancers, beautiful, traditional choreography and lush sets and costumes.  Gainesville Ballet’s cast of award winning, international professional dancers are joined by the Junior Company and students of Gainesville Ballet School.  See an incredible production with family friendly ticket prices!  Tickets available at http://www.tickets.com(search Gainesville Ballet.)
La Boheme (Premiere with the Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra) and Bohemian Rhapsody
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Saturday, February 11th, 2017, 2pm and 7 pm
See the World Premieres of La Boheme and Bohemian Rhapsody!  Visionary Artistic Director Rafik Hegab has thrilled audiences with his new choreographies of Carmina Burana, Carmen, and Collection.  This season continues to thrill with La Boheme, a neoclassical ballet based on the beloved opera by Puccini.  Celebrate Valentine’s Day a few days early with this incredible love story and gorgeous music.  Followed by the World Premiere of Bohemian Rhapsody, the ultimate hard rock ballet to the music of Queen.   You will be ROCKED!
Snow White
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Friday, May 5, 2017, 7 pm
See this enchanting ballet based on the famous fairy tale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, with delightful sets and costumes.  Perfect for families with children.  One night only!
Spring Recital
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Saturday, June 3rd, 3 pm
Gainesville Ballet Company will open the show for this annual showcase of Gainesville Ballet School’s Recital, featuring many forms of dance and music:  ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, piano and voice.

Past Events:

Giselle Act 2 with guest stars Aaron Smyth & Aria Alekzander
Saturday, April 16th, 7:30 pm
Ernst Cultural Center, Annandale

Spring Recital & Company Performance
Saturday, June 4th, 6:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Carmen
Ballet premiere choreographed by Rafik Hegab
Saturday, February 20th, 2016, 7:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center
The Nutcracker
Friday, November 27th, 2015, 2pm and 7 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center
Starring ABT Principals Isabella Boylston & James Whiteside
Gainesville Ballet School Spring Recital
Saturday, June 6, 2015, 6:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall
Arts Alive Festival
Saturday, May 2, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall
Carmina Burana – A 10 Year Celebration
Friday, March 20, 2015, 7:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall
STARRING BALLET SUPERSTAR DANIIL SIMKIN of ABT
and ASHLEY BOUDER, NYC Ballet Principal Dancer
Watch the Trailer
The Nutcracker
Friday, November 28, 2014, 2:00 pm and 7:00pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall
Purchase Tickets
Tea With Clara
Sunday, November 16, 2014, 4:00-5:00pm
Tickets: $15 per person
Gainesville Ballet Studios
Open House
Saturday, August 16th, 10 – 11:30 am
Gainesville Ballet
Enter a raffle to win a $100 Target gift card
and a book bag filled with school supplies
sponsored by Sporting Smiles
Le Corsaire Act 3: Le Jardin Anime, and a Spring Recital
of Gainesville Ballet School students.
Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall
Arts Alive!
Gainesville Ballet is the opening act for the Arts Alive! Festival at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 3rd. Tickets are free.
The Nutcracker
Gainesville Ballet presented “Clara and The Nutcracker Prince” (The Nutcracker) at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, on Saturday, November 30, 2013, 6:30 pm.
Tea with Clara
Sunday, November 17 2:30-3:30 pm, at Gainesville Ballet.
Click here to purchase tickets. This event was SOLD OUT.
Swan Lake
was performed on May 25 at Battlefield High School. See the Gallery page for photos.

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