Performances - 2018-19 Season 62

Light Rain
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

Light Rain

AN ABSOLUTE MUST SEE! Thanks to popular demand, Fort Wayne Ballet has been granted permission to present an encore performance of The Gerald Arpino Foundation’s very unique and beloved Light Rain — an energetic, amorous contemporary piece that makes audiences leap to their feet in applause. It’s a gorgeous work of moving art. Mark your calendar. Get your tickets! This is the Rain everyone loves …

  • 28 September 2018 / Fri - 7:30 PM*
  • 29 September 2018 / Sat - 7:30 PM*
*Pre-performance food & entertainment at 6:30 PM

YOU WILL ALSO ENJOY another Gerald Arpino masterpiece, Pas de Deesses, or Dance of the Goddesses. This delightful piece, also performed with the permission of The Gerald Arpino Foundation, features three ballerinas competing for the attention of a single male. We’ll round out the program with a commissioned contemporary work of Ravel’s Bolero staged by Fort Wayne’s own Tracy Tritz. Come and be amazed!

The Nutcracker 2018
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:

The Nutcracker 2018

FORT WAYNE’S ORIGINAL HOLIDAY CLASSIC! A story of a young girl, a Nutcracker prince, and an evil mouse king bring the whole family together to experience holiday magic and a fantastic journey through the kingdom of sweets. It’s more than a family tradition — it’s a holiday feast for the eyes and ears!

  • 30 November 2018 / Fri - 7:30 PM*
  • 01 December 2018 / Sat - 2:30 PM* and 7:30 PM*
  • 02 December 2018 / Sun - 2:30 PM
  • 06 December 2018 / Thu - 7:30 PM
  • 07 December 2018 / Fri - 7:30 PM
  • 08 December 2018 / Sat - 2:30 PM and 7:30 PM
  • 09 December 2018 / Sun - 2:30 PM
*Performances with Fort Wayne Philharmonic
Fort Wayne Ballet Presents:


A wicked stepmother and two jealous stepsisters keep poor Cinderella in rags and make her do all the house work. One day a special invitation arrives: a royal ball! After being left behind, Cinderella meets her fairy godmother and four season fairies who magically transform her reality into a dream come true. At the ball, Cinderella enchants the handsome Prince Charming, but the spell wears off at midnight . . .

Will she escape the wrath of her stepmother and sisters and find true love?

Come early and enjoy plenty of delightful, pre-performance treats and activities! Pre-performance food, entertainment & shopping one hour prior.

  • 22 March 2019 / Fri - 7:30 PM*
  • 23 March 2019 / Sat - 2:30 PM* and 7:30 PM*
  • 24 March 2019 / Sun - 2:30 PM*
*All performances with Fort Wayne Philharmonic