The Holiday Countdown to The Nutcracker Experience has begun!

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2020|21 Season Individual “Tickets”

Single “tickets” now available for only $15 per program! We kindly suggest you purchase one per person viewing. With each “ticket,” you will receive exclusive online access via email to the four programs listed below.

$75 Patron Subscription

  • • Access to exclusive video of all remaining virtual programs via private Vimeo link
  • • First chance to purchase in-person tickets if available
  • • Pre-show creative artist talk videos for each program

$150 Patron Plus Subscription

  • • Access to exclusive video of all remaining virtual programs via private Vimeo link
  • • First chance to purchase in-person tickets if available
  • • Pre-show creative artist talk videos for each program
  • • Additional audio commentary for each virtual program by the artistic director and/or dancers
  • • Exclusive live “sneak peek” opportunities to view morning ballet class and Company rehearsals
  • • Zoom meet-and-greet with a dancer
  • • Limited access to past performance videos throughout the year

Pre-Pandemic 2020|21 Season Subscribers

If you purchased a 2020|21 season subscription prior to the pandemic, you will automatically be subscribed to the new Patron package at no charge as a thank you for your continued support. If you would like to upgrade to Patron Plus for an additional $100, EMAIL US today. You will also be subscribed to the 2021|22 season at no additional charge or loss of preferred seating.

grand rapids ballet 2020 21 season subscription

Available to view as many times as you’d like November 13-15, 2020
business as (un)usual

We present world-class ballet as usual—delivered in an unusual way—with this mix of new and existing works exemplifying our spirit.

  • • a world premiere by Princess Grace Award winner and Beyoncé choreographer Darrell Grand Moultrie
  • • a world premiere by Artistic Director James Sofranko featuring a collaboration with violinist Gene Hahn
  • • a world premiere by Company dancer Yuka Oba-Muschiana
  • Christopher Stowell’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream pas de deux from the postponed 2019-20 season featuring the music of
    Felix Mendelssohn
  • • works by Resident Choreographer Penny Saunders and Company dancers Gretchen Steimle and Matthew Wenckowski
nutcracker grand rapids michigan ballet 2020

Available to view as many times as you’d like December 18-27, 2020
the nutcracker experience

The beloved holiday classic, with choreography by Val Caniparoli, as you’ve never seen it before!  Join your hosts Rachael Ruiz and Jordan Carson of WOOD-TV to enjoy many of your favorite  on-stage moments, behind-the-scenes interviews and rehearsals, and more. And the story wouldn’t be complete without the musical accompaniment of Grand Rapids Symphony.

2020 21 season grand rapids ballet

Available to view as many times as you’d like March 26-28, 2021
collective force

The world’s most celebrated and in-demand choreographers come together to stage their ballets and create new works, contributing to a performance that will truly be an immersive tour de force. In addition, Artistic Director James Sofranko will present an exciting new work featuring the music of Michigan-based cellist Jordan Hamilton.

2020 21 season grand rapids ballet

Available to view as many times as you’d like April 30-May 2, 2021
jumpstart: on film

Choreographed by the dancers of Grand Rapids Ballet, this innovative program will also provide them the unique opportunity to explore a completely new layer of creativity and expression: filmmaking. We sincerely thank our season video sponsors, Salt Creative Production Studio, for their mentorship and guidance.