Cincinnati Ballet is thrilled to announce a brand new event series called Ballet Plus. Throughout the 2017-2108 Season, Cincinnati Ballet will host five fun, after-hours events at various popular locations around the city, including the Cincinnati Ballet Center located at 1555 Central Parkway in Over-the-Rhine. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience an insider’s view of ballet with exclusive performance previews, all while enjoying drinks, light bites, and socializing. We are excited to announce that this season our event series will be sponsored by America’s leading craft beer, Samuel Adams.
Ballet + BBQ, September 28, 2017, takes place at the American Sign Museum from 6-8 pm. Enjoy exciting dance performances backed by the neon glow of America’s largest public sign museum! Delicious barbecue will be provided by our friends at Pontiac BBQ, and refreshments courtesy of Samuel Adams.
Ballet + The Bard, October 19, 2017, features an exclusive behind-the-scenes preview of Romeo & Juliet, at our Over-the-Rhine studios, before it takes the stage for Cincinnati Ballet’s awaited return to Music Hall. Join us from 6-8 pm, in partnership with Samuel Adams, Dewey’s Pizza, and Cincinnati Shakespeare Company.
Ballet + Root Beer, November 30, 2017, is a multigenerational event, so invite a young person to join! We’ll take you inside the magical world of The Nutcracker, with a chance to meet your favorite characters, 6-8 pm, at our Over-the-Rhine studios, in partnership with Samuel Adams, and Dewey’s Pizza.
Ballet + Bernstein + Balanchine, March 1, 2018, celebrates the Bernstein and Balanchine centennials, at our Over the Rhine studios, from 6-8 pm, with a preview of our upcoming presentation of Fancy Free – their first collaboration! Afterwards, join your favorite sailors for drinks and light bights in partnership with Samuel Adams and Dewey’s Pizza.
Ballet + Brunch, April 7, 2018, is your chance to help us close out another exciting season, with dance and a delicious meal, at the Radisson Hotel in Covington, 11 am-1 pm, in partnership with Samuel Adams.
Ballet Plus events are free, but space is limited so pre-registration is required! Register via phone 513.621.5282 or online. At the event, Cincinnati young professionals under 40 will get an exclusive opportunity to purchase specially-priced tickets for the next Cincinnati Ballet performance (pending availability). Events include a cash bar. ID is required for venue admission and/or young professional ticket purchases. Hosted by Cincinnati Ballet & Cincinnati Ballet Young Professionals.