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Cincinnati Ballet October Events

First Class Free!

The Otto M. Budig Academy invites new students ages 2-7 to attend their first class free. Come and experience the joy of dance from our family to yours. Please contact the Academy at 513-562-1111 to schedule your free class today! Limited-time offer through December 2015, so contact us today!

October 3 - 4


Cincinnati Ballet will be sponsoring a treat station at HallZOOween again this year! This is a great event for the whole family. Trick-or-treat from station to station, experience animal enrichment activities and more!

October 6

Click to see video of the Autograph Affair!

Autograph Affair

Join us for an afternoon with the Cincinnati Ballet dancers! We'll get started at 4:15 pm with an open rehearsal. After rehearsal, join us in the lobby for light refreshments and autograph signings. Merchandise will be available for purchase, or bring your own. 

This is a free event, but we will be accepting donations. For any questions, please call 513-621-5219.


October 10

Boys hip hop class begins. Classes begin October 10 and are held every Saturday for only $10 each and you do not need to pre-register! Simply drop in to the classes when it's convenient for you. Saturdays 3:30-4:30pm. Call 621-5219 for more information.


October 11

The Cure Starts Now!

Cincinnati Ballet will be hosting the fourth annual “Ballerina for a Day” event serving families that have been affected by pediatric cancer. In collaboration with Cure Starts Now families will be treated to a day of crafts, makeup and a photo shoot. Principal dancer Sarah Hairston will lead our little ballerinas in a class and also treat them to a performance. 

If you would like to participate in next year's Cure Starts Now event, please contact Cincinnati Ballet for more information.

October 13

Business Partners Networking Night

Cincinnati Ballet Business Partners are invited to join other business leaders for an exclusive preview rehearsal of Cincinnati Ballet’s Lady of the Camellias with featured speaker George Vincent, Managing Partner of Dinsmore & Shohl.

Attendance by invitation only. For more information on how to become a Cincinnati Ballet Business Partner, please contact Julia Morton, Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager.

October 17

Cinderella Children’s Auditions 

Auditions will be open to Academy Students Ages 7-14 in the height range of 4”4”-5”0”. 

Auditions will take place in the Kaplan Studio on Saturday Oct. 17 from 4:00-9:00 pm. More details will be announced shortly on the Academy webpage.


October 19

Live Music Donors will join Maestro Carmon DeLeone & special guest piano soloist Michael Chertock for a discussion of Frédéric Chopin’s music used in Lady of the Camellias

Attendance by invitation only. To learn more about becoming a Live Music Donor please contact Zach Kazarinoff.

October 23-24

Lady of the Camellias

Set to the moving music of Frédéric Chopin, Val Caniparoli’s take on this poignant tale of two hopeful lovers explores both the beauty and anguish of impassioned love. Get your tickets today, this performance runs for one weekend only!

Meet the Artists October 23rd

Learn the ins and outs of this performance from the artists themselves! They will be sharing insight into the process during a Q&A session. Simply show your Lady of the Camellias ticket for entry.


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