The Nutcracker is Milwaukee's most magical holiday tradition. This stage-filling spectacle includes nearly 200 dancers, elaborate costumes, and imaginative sets. Tchaikovsky’s signature score is played live.
As one of the top ballet companies in the nation, our captivating shows are brought to life by the most talented dancers in the world.
Dance is a powerful tool. Our education and outreach programs inspire confidence, creativity, and health throughout the Greater Milwaukee community, reaching more than 30,000 people annually.
Supporters of Milwaukee Ballet deserve a standing ovation for their lasting impact on both the company and our community.
Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy provides an encouraging environment where all ages are invited to find and refine their artistry.
Spend the summer with renowned international faculty and emerge with refined talent and a new perspective.
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