The Kaplan New Works Series

September 13-23
Aronoff Center

Innovation through Dance

The raw energy of contemporary ballet is front and center in this compelling series, showcasing the athleticism, strength and versatility of our dancers. This season’s program includes four World Premieres: one by San Francisco Ballet’s own Myles Thatcher, another by Resident Choreographer Jennifer Archibald, and, for the first time Premieres by two Cincinnati Ballet Company Members. If you love being on the edge of innovation, this is a program for you.

Highlights:

  • Four World Premieres
  • Two Company Dancers
  • Cincinnati Premiere

World Premiere: Jennifer Archibald
Plays Well Together: Taylor Carrasco
calling you: Mia Michaels
Gathering: David Morse
Anamoly: Myles Thatcher

Gathering
“Glow” by Fennesz & Ryuichi Sakamoto,
“Gathering” by Forest Swords,
“Moon” by Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto,
“Is Otto Roessler Right?” by Alva Noto

Plays Well Together
“Moriya” by Mucca Pazza

Anamoly
“682 Steps” by Frederico Albanese,
“Your Lunar Way” by Frederico Albanese,
“Uni Version” by Alva Noto,
“Nel Buio” by Frederico Albanese,
“We Were There” by Frederico Albanese,
“Uni Blue” by Alva Noto

Cincinnati Ballet Dancers

The Kaplan New Works Performance Schedule

7:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

8:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

2:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

8:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

1:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

6:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

7:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

7:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

7:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

8:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

2:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

8:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

1:00 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

6:30 pm

  • Aronoff Center for the Arts

Nutcracker in July

Don’t delay — make your plans now and join us for Cincinnati’s beloved holiday tradition, December 13 through 24, 2018 at Music Hall. Single tickets for the 2018-2019 Season go on sale Monday, August 6, but you can order your The Nutcracker tickets early AND get a great family deal! Special Two-Day Offer: Nutcracker in […]

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2018 Nutcracker Young Performers Auditions

Cincinnati Ballet is looking for talented young performers to be a part of this timeless holiday tradition. Auditions for The Nutcracker will be held at 1555 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45214. Download Young Performers Auditions Information sheet. Currently enrolled Cincinnati Ballet Otto M. Budig Academy students ONLY A $20 audition fee will apply to everyone […]

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Cincinnati Ballet Presents Director’s Cut: Musical Masters

Cincinnati Ballet continues its season with a triple bill highlighting dynamic choreographers paired with musical masterpieces performed with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, March 15-18 at Aronoff Center for the Arts. The program has been hand-selected by Artistic Director, Victoria Morgan, and showcases the symbiotic and critically-important relationship between dance and music. “This is Cincinnati Ballet’s first […]

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Cincinnati Ballet Unveils a Landmark 2018-2019 Season

Cincinnati Ballet announces its 2018-2019 Season, a celebration of Carmon DeLeone’s 50th Anniversary as Music Director, with more performances than ever before. The ambitious programming schedule includes diverse offerings, from sophisticated classics to adventurous new works in tandem with expanded fun for the whole family. “Carmon is loved by his Cincinnati Ballet family; the dancers, […]

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Cincinnati Ballet Presents Carmina Burana + Serenade

Cincinnati Ballet is thrilled to continue its historic return to Music Hall with a dazzling premiere of Carmina Burana, coupled with George Balanchine’s “stunningly beautiful”* Serenade, for six performances this Valentine’s Day weekend – February 8 through 11. Carl Orff’s powerful and evocative score comes brilliantly to life in the Cincinnati Premiere of the “wickedly […]

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Lost and Found

In 1803, in a dusty monastery in Bavaria, a librarian re-discovered a manuscript not seen since the 13th century. Later named the Carmina Burana, the manuscript contained 254 poems and dramatic texts. Believed to be the works of students and clergy, researchers date some of the texts back to the 11th century. Curators who started […]

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Cyber Monday Ticket Sale

The perfect holiday gift for friends and family is an adventure through the Land of Sweets with Clara and her Nutcracker Prince during Frisch’s Big Boy Presents The Nutcracker. November 27 only Cincinnati Ballet is offering steep Cyber Monday discounts on select Nutcracker performances. Cyber Monday Only MONDAY saves 20% off Nutcracker tickets Simply enter MONDAY into the […]

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The Kaplan New Works Production Sponsors

Dianne & J. David Rosenberg

Production Presenters

The Kaplan Foundation

Production Sponsor

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