June 28, 2016

2016-2017 Performances

We are excited to announce our 2016-2017 season! Season tickets and tickets to individual performances will go on sale July 1st, 2016 for the 16-17 season!

Purchase Tickets:

Box Office: 205-202-8142
or order online under Performances-Tickets


At Home

September 23rd – 25th
September 30th – October 2nd, 2016
Tickets: $20

The 2016-2017 Season opens with At Home. These six performances feature selected repertory, including some highlights from the upcoming season, all performed in our home studio. With complimentary drinks, affordable tickets, and an intimate atmosphere, Alabama Ballet At Home is a great way to introduce friends and family to the excitement of live performance.

Bonnie and Clyde

October 28th-30th, 2016
Tickets $25-$45

Dorothy Jemison Day Theatre,
Alabama School of Fine Arts.

Alabama Ballet presents a world premiere with brand new choreography by Associate Artistic Director Roger Van Fleteren. Follow this historically significant story of the two most beloved bank robbers in U.S. history, as Alabama Ballet takes you on Bonnie and Clyde’s journey leading to their demise on May 23, 1934. Van Fleteren’s clever use of music, both classical and popular from the 1930’s era, brings a modern feel to the chronicled tale.
Map & Directions


George Balanchine’s

The Nutcracker®

December 9th-11th & 16th-18th, 2016
Tickets $25-$55

Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center, Samford University

Alabama Ballet is proud to present George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® as one of only eight companies in the world licensed by The Balanchine Trust to perform this holiday masterpiece. Tchaikovsky’s beloved melodies transport the young and young at heart to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a battalion of toy soldiers, and an onstage blizzard leads to an enchanted Land of Sweets.


February 17th-19th, 2017
Tickets $25-$55

Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center, Samford University

The most significant Romantic ballet ever creates the story of Giselle, an innocent who is misled into believing the words of her charming admirer. With a broken heart, she dies a maid and joins the spirits of other maidens who are compelled to bring about the downfall of every man who trespasses into their realm.

Ovation-Pic1 copy


featuring Twyla Tharp’s “In the Upper Room”

April 6th-9th, 2017
Tickets $25-$45

Dorothy Jemison Day Theater, Alabama School of Fine Arts
Ovation is a mixed repertory performance of contemporary ballet.

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