Chicago Ballet Tickets

Discover Chicago Ballet: Tickets for 2024/2025 Performances.
Explore the vibrant ballet world in Chicago with the most comprehensive ticket selection available, whether you’re a classical ballet lover or a fan of contemporary dance. “Chicago Theater” is your premier destination for nationwide ticketing to current and upcoming ballet events. Experience the magic of ballet without breaking the bank. With tickets starting at $70, we allow everyone to enjoy the beauty and grace of ballet performances. Join us in celebrating the art of dance and be part of a community that appreciates the power of performance to inspire and move audiences.

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Upcoming Performances: 25
  • Momix
    Mar
    09
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $107
    Tickets
  • World Ballet Series: Swan Lake
    Mar
    10
    2024
    6:00 PM
    Sun
    60085, 203 N. Genesee St, Waukegan, IL, US
    Prices from $63
    Tickets
  • World Ballet Series: Swan Lake
    Mar
    12
    2024
    7:00 PM
    Tue
    60434, 102 N Chicago, Joliet, IL, US
    Prices from $79
    Tickets
  • New York City Ballet: Balanchine & Robbins
    Mar
    21
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Thu
    New York City Ballet: Balanchine & Robbins
    60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $301
    Tickets
  • New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreography
    Mar
    22
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $301
    Tickets
  • New York City Ballet: Balanchine & Robbins
    Mar
    23
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sat
    New York City Ballet: Balanchine & Robbins
    60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $301
    Tickets
  • New York City Ballet: 21st Century Choreography
    Mar
    23
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $301
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    17
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Wed
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $67
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    18
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Thu
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $80
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    19
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $67
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    20
    2024
    1:00 PM
    Sat
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $75
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    20
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $87
    Tickets
  • Ballet 5:8
    Apr
    20
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60601, 205 E. Randolph, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $151
    Tickets
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
    Apr
    21
    2024
    3:00 PM
    Sun
    60605, 50 East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $78
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Apr
    25
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Thu
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $384
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Apr
    26
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $384
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Apr
    27
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sat
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $105
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Apr
    27
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $101
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Apr
    28
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sun
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $105
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    May
    02
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Thu
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $138
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    May
    03
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Fri
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $384
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    May
    04
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sat
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $101
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    May
    04
    2024
    7:30 PM
    Sat
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $97
    Tickets
  • Joffrey Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    May
    05
    2024
    2:00 PM
    Sun
    60606, 20 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, US
    Prices from $105
    Tickets
  • Theater
    May
    11
    2024
    6:00 PM
    Sat
    Ballet Folklorico: Tayahua
    60085, 203 N. Genesee St, Waukegan, IL, US
    Prices from $38
    Tickets

All Performances in Chicago

Trinity Irish Dance Company
Trinity Irish Dance Company
Performances: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Mar 3, 2024 3:00 PM
Jessie Montgomery
Jessie Montgomery
Performances: 1
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 3, 2024 4:30 PM
Beethoven Symphony No. 7
Beethoven Symphony No. 7
Performances: 1
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Beethoven's Seventh
Beethoven's Seventh
Performances: 1
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Beethoven
Beethoven
Performances: 5
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Performances: 56
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Herbert Blomstedt
Herbert Blomstedt
Performances: 1
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 5, 2024 7:30 PM
Amber Autry
Amber Autry
Performances: 1
Zanies Comedy Club - Chicago
Mar 6, 2024 7:00 PM
Gil Shaham
Gil Shaham
Performances: 4
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 7, 2024 7:30 PM
Jakub Hrusa
Jakub Hrusa
Performances: 7
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 7, 2024 7:30 PM
Mendelssohn
Mendelssohn
Performances: 7
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 7, 2024 7:30 PM
Stardew Valley
Stardew Valley
Performances: 2
Vic Theatre
Mar 9, 2024 4:00 PM
Festival of Seasons
Festival of Seasons
Performances: 2
Vic Theatre
Mar 9, 2024 4:00 PM
Aida
Aida
Performances: 10
Lyric Opera House - IL
Mar 9, 2024 7:30 PM
Momix
Momix
Performances: 1
Auditorium Theatre - IL
Mar 9, 2024 7:30 PM
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Lyric Opera of Chicago
Performances: 10
Lyric Opera House - IL
Mar 9, 2024 7:30 PM
Benjamin Grosvenor
Benjamin Grosvenor
Performances: 1
Chicago Symphony Center
Mar 10, 2024 3:00 PM
Swan Lake
Swan Lake
Performances: 2
Genesee Theatre
Mar 10, 2024 6:00 PM
World Ballet Series
World Ballet Series
Performances: 2
Genesee Theatre
Mar 10, 2024 6:00 PM
DuPage Community Concert Band
DuPage Community Concert Band
Performances: 1
McAninch Arts Center - Belushi Performance Hall
Mar 11, 2024 7:30 PM
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Overview Of Ballet in Chicago

Chicago’s Ballet Scene: A Tapestry of Tradition and Innovation


Chicago, a city celebrated for its dynamic arts scene, boasts an array of ballet companies that each bring a unique flair and richness to the city’s cultural tapestry.

The Joffrey Ballet: A Fusion of Classic and Contemporary

At the forefront of Chicago’s ballet community stands The Joffrey Ballet, a distinguished ensemble renowned for its eclectic repertoire. Merging the elegance of classical ballet with the edge of modern works, The Joffrey Ballet dazzles audiences from its September to May season at the Civic Opera House (Lyric Opera House). The company’s annual rendition of “The Nutcracker,” reimagined against the backdrop of the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair since 2016, has become a cherished holiday tradition. Notably, The Joffrey Ballet made a monumental mark in dance history by reviving Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring” in 1987, a project spearheaded by dance historians Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer. Nestled in the heart of downtown at Joffrey Tower, 10 East Randolph Street, the company extends its influence beyond the stage through extensive educational programs, community outreach, and artistic collaborations.

Ballet Chicago: Shaping the Future of Dance

Ballet Chicago is a beacon of classical ballet training, dedicated to nurturing young talent and fostering personal growth through dance. The institution offers a comprehensive curriculum that spans from introductory courses to professional-level training, complemented by career guidance, scholarship opportunities, and performance experiences. Its summer offerings are particularly robust, featuring an audition tour, intensive workshops, and themed camps for various skill levels. It is located at 17 N. State St. Ballet Chicago not only molds skilled dancers but also instills invaluable life skills in its students.

Chicago Repertory Ballet: Redefining Ballet Narratives

The Chicago Repertory Ballet emerges as a crucible of creativity, blending innovative choreography with compelling storytelling. With a commitment to challenging conventional perceptions of ballet, the company crafts performances that resonate with contemporary themes and emotions. Works like “A Symphony for Hope” explore universal experiences of isolation and resilience, showcasing the company’s knack for narrative depth. The Chicago Repertory Ballet’s approachable and thought-provoking productions strive to make ballet accessible to a broader audience, ensuring its relevance in today’s artistic landscape.

Together, these institutions weave a diverse and vibrant ballet scene in Chicago, offering a rich array of performances that cater to purists and modernists alike, thus enriching the city’s cultural heritage.

New York City Ballet: A Testament to Timeless Elegance

The New York City Ballet, renowned for its extraordinary repertoire and the legacy of George Balanchine, is set to captivate Chicago audiences with its precision, beauty, and dynamic performances. Known for its adherence to classical ballet techniques while fostering contemporary creativity, the company promises a program that blends tradition with innovation.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Celebrating Diversity Through Dance

The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, a beacon of cultural expression and inclusivity, brings its pioneering spirit to Chicago. Renowned for its vibrant fusion of modern dance, ballet, and African dance elements, the company’s performances are a tribute to the African American experience, marked by powerful storytelling and passionate artistry.

American Ballet Theatre: A Pantheon of Ballet Brilliance

The American Ballet Theatre (ABT), with its repertoire that spans the classics to the cutting-edge, is set to showcase its unparalleled versatility in Chicago. As one of the world’s leading classical ballet companies, ABT’s performances are a harmonious blend of technical precision, expressive storytelling, and artistic excellence.

A Kaleidoscope of Dance

Beyond these dance titans, Chicago’s season will be enriched by diverse companies, each bringing their unique voice and vision to the stage. From innovative contemporary ensembles to enclaves of classical reverence, the city’s ballet scene promises a rich tapestry of performances that reflect the multifaceted nature of dance.

As the season unfolds, Chicago’s theaters will become portals to worlds of beauty, emotion, and expression. Through the artistry of these distinguished companies, audiences will embark on journeys that transcend the bounds of language and geography, united by the universal language of dance.