Performances - 2021-2022 Season

Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

The Nutcracker 2021

Fort Wayne Ballet’s The Nutcracker

ARTS UNITED CENTER | 303 E MAIN STREET, DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE

Overflowing with childhood wonder and holiday joy, Fort Wayne’s annual tradition – Fort Wayne Ballet’s The Nutcracker – is a family favorite!

Join Clara and her magical Nutcracker Prince as they journey to the Kingdom of Sweets in this holiday classic!

Tickets Starting at $35

MAIN STAGE SPONSORS:

Lincoln Financial Foundation Logo           

  • 03 December 2021 / Fri - 7:30 PM*
  • 04 December 2021 / Sat - 2:00 PM* and 7:30 PM*
  • 05 December 2021 / Sun - 2:00 PM*
  • 09 December 2021 / Thu - 7:30 PM
  • 10 December 2021 / Fri - 7:30 PM
  • 11 December 2021 / Sat - 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM
  • 12 December 2021 / Sun - 2:00 PM
*PERFORMED WITH LIVE MUSIC FROM THE FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC.

Special Sensory-Friendly Performance:  DECEMBER 7 at 6:30 PM

Fort Wayne Ballet is happy to partner with the support of AWS Foundation to provide a special Sensory-Friendly Performance of The Nutcracker for families coping with sensory sensitivities. Lower sound and lighting levels, reduced special effects, designated quiet areas and remote viewing in the lobby, and trained staff on-hand to accommodate families’ needs. Tickets are free and available by calling 260.422.4226. This performance is not open to the general public.

Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Love Notes 2022

PARKVIEW PHYSICIANS GROUP ARTSLAB | 300 E MAIN STREET, DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE

A visual telling of tales from the heart of loves won and lost. An absolute must-see performance by your Fort Wayne Ballet and the perfect date with the ones you love.

Tickets Starting at $35

TABLES FOR TWO: Couples will enjoy a private stage-side table, complimentary wine, roses, specialty chocolates and light appetizers for two while they indulge in the most famous love duets in the ballet repertoire. Tickets are $150 per couple; Limited seating available.

  • 10 February 2022 / Thu - 7:00 PM
  • 11 February 2022 / Fri - 7:00 PM
  • 12 February 2022 / Sat - 7:00 PM
*SINGLE TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT WILL GO ON SALE IN DECEMBER.
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Alice in Wonderland

UNIVERSITY OF SAINT FRANCIS NORTH AUDITORIUM | 2702 SPRING STREET, FORT WAYNE

Oh! Things just get curiouser and curiouser!

Follow Alice down the rabbit hole into a surreal world of outlandish tea parties and unhinged games of croquet as confusion piles upon confusion! Was it all a daydream?

All Tickets $15

*Performance time is about 35 minutes, easy and ideal for all ages!

FAMILY SERIES SPONSOR:

  • 22 February 2022 / Tue - 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Sapphire Soiree & Celebration Series

ARTS UNITED CENTER | 303 E MAIN STREET, DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE

join us for this spectacular evening celebrating FORT WAYNE BALLET’s 65th Season!

This exclusive first viewing of our Celebration Series will be a night to remember as we honor our past and leap forward into our future.

Our season crescendos to mesmerizing heights with a compilation of unique works of art, combining unforgettable music and incredible physical expression. This dynamic program includes world renowned masterpieces that profoundly impacted the art form and remain central to 21st century innovative repertoire.

For more information call 260.484.9646

  • 11 March 2022 / Fri - 7:00 PM
*NOT SOLD AS PART OF A SUBSCRIPTION. TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT WILL GO ON SALE IN JANUARY.
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Celebration Series

ARTS UNITED CENTER | 303 E MAIN STREET, DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE

Our season crescendos to mesmerizing heights with a compilation of unique works of art, combining unforgettable music and incredible physical expression. This dynamic program includes world renowned masterpieces that profoundly impacted the art form and remain central to 21st century innovative repertoire.

Tickets Starting at $45

  • 12 March 2022 / Sat - 7:00 PM
*SINGLE TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT WILL GO ON SALE IN DECEMBER.
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

The Sleeping Beauty

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ARTS UNITED CENTER | 303 E MAIN STREET, DOWNTOWN FORT WAYNE

Deep in a century-long slumber, a beautiful princess and her kingdom await the power of true love’s kiss. This iconic performance, set to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score performed by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, will sweep you off your feet. A must-see for first-time ballet goers and long-time lovers of the art form alike!

 

FORT WAYNE BALLET MAIN STAGE SPONSORS:

Lincoln Financial Foundation Logo           

FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC CHAMBER SERIES SPONSOR:

  • 22 April 2022 / Fri - 7:30 PM
  • 23 April 2022 / Sat - 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM
  • 24 April 2022 / Sun - 2:00 PM
*TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT SOLD THROUGH FORT WAYNE PHILHARMONIC

Special Sensory-Friendly Performance:  APRIL 24 at 6:30 PM

Fort Wayne Ballet is happy to partner with the support of AWS Foundation to provide a special Sensory-Friendly Performance of The Sleeping Beauty for families coping with sensory sensitivities. Lower sound and lighting levels, reduced special effects, designated quiet areas and remote viewing in the lobby, and trained staff on-hand to accommodate families’ needs. Tickets are free and available by calling 260.422.4226. This performance is not open to the general public.

Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Ferdinand the Bull

UNIVERSITY OF SAINT FRANCIS NORTH AUDITORIUM | 2702 SPRING STREET, FORT WAYNE

Poor, Ferdinand!

You’ll be charmed by the tale of a lovable bull who’s much rather sit peacefully in the meadow smelling the wildflowers than butting heads in the ring. This children’s classic reminds each of us to just be ourselves.

All Tickets $15

*Performance time is about 35 minutes, easy and ideal for all ages!

FAMILY SERIES SPONSOR:

  • 30 April 2022 / Sat - 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM