The Atlanta Ballet performed it’s new production of The Nutcracker at the Kennedy Center

Featuring Tchaikovsky’s timeless score and celebrated dance maker Yuri Possokhov’s fresh choreography, Atlanta Ballet makes its Kennedy Center debut with its reimagined production of The Nutcracker, November 27-December 1 in the Opera House. Click here for additional information about this production.

The Atlanta Ballet launches a new Nutcracker to critical acclaim; the Development Team raises almost $6M for the new production.

Special effects loom large with Atlanta Ballet’s new production of The Nutcracker. Images span from elaborate clockwork machinations to books that swirl through the air to household objects that change in scale, creating seismic shifts in perceived reality. The $3.7 million production integrates high-tech video projections with Yuri Possokhov’s choreography, and the clear intent is Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Receives $1 Million Towards Outreach Programs

The Atlanta Ballet receives major funding to support its nationally renowned arts education and outreach programs. The Molly Blank Fund of The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation awarded Atlanta Ballet a $750,000 three-year grant to support all activities within the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education, including scholarship support, dance classes and community programs. Additionally, Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Introduces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet

Following a successful first performance season under new artistic director Gennadi Nedvigin, Atlanta Ballet announces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet – a fundraising effort in 2016-17 that will allow Atlanta Ballet to grow its needed resources and to enable its goal to be one of the premier ballet companies in the Read More …

Atlanta Ballet’s Capital Campaign

This wonderful article highlights the progress on Atlanta Ballet’s Capital Campaign. As the Atlanta Ballet experiences an artistic transformation, it is launching the public phase of its “The Time is Now” campaign. The $23.5 million campaign is focused on the company’s artistic programming as well as building its endowment. So far, $15.1 million has been Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Development Department Raises over $4 Million

This article highlights the success of the Atlanta Ballet, including the success of the Development Department in raising over $4M for the 2015/16 season. Good news, excitement and high energy were in abundance at Atlanta Ballet’s 86th annual meeting, recently held at the Northern Trust Wealth Management offices, which officially brought the 2016 fiscal year Read More …

The Voice of the Performing Arts is now heard nationally

The Voice of the Performing Arts, a weekly radio show hosted by WICR/ 88.7 FM on the campus of the University of Indianapolis, announces that it has been accepted by iTunes for Podcasts. The Voice of the Performing Arts focuses on arts education, advocacy and the enduring value of the arts to society by interviewing Read More …

Nationally recognized arts leader Steven Libman to join Atlanta Ballet as CAO

Atlanta Ballet president and C.E.O. Arturo Jacobus announced during its annual meeting on July 29 that veteran arts leader Steven Libman will join the organization as chief advancement officer effective August 25. Libman was hand-picked to fill the newly created position and brings more than 30 years of national arts management experience to Atlanta Ballet. Read More …