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Jack the Ripper

October 19   7.30pm

October 20  2.00pm

Westbrook Performing Arts Center


The spooky story of the serial killer who haunted the streets of London in the 19th century aligns perfectly with the weeks leading up to Halloween! Previously performed in 2013 and 2014 in front of sold-out crowds, Artistic Director and choreographer Nell Shipman will add 30 minutes of choreography to 'Jack' this year, making it a full-length ballet.


the Victorian Nutcracker

December 7    7.30pm

Merrill Auditorium

December 21   7.30pm

December 22    2.00pm & 7.30pm

December 23    2.00pm

Westbrook Performing Arts Center

The Victorian Nutcracker will return just in time for Christmas. This annual production has become a Maine holiday tradition and family favorite. Over 80 children from the greater Portland community will join the company dancers onstage.

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Gallery: Dancers Take OVer

March 1   7.30pm — SOLD OUT!

March 2 2:00pm

March 8 7:30pm

March 9   2.00pm

Portland Ballet Studio Theater

The annual production of Gallery is ever-changing. This year, three of the company’s dancers will choreograph world-premieres. This production is an opportunity for emerging choreographers to showcase their talents, while giving Portland audiences the opportunity to see more contemporary works.

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Classical Tribute

April 26   7.30pm

April 27   2.00pm

Westbrook Performing Arts Center


Highlights from Ballet's Best! This spectacular end-of-season production will feature our favorite sections from Napoli, a vibrant ballet depicting Neapolitan street life, choreographed by Danish ballet master August Bournonville; the famous love story Romeo and Juliet; and Don Quixote, a ballet based on Miguel de Cervantes’ classic novel, full of Spanish flavor and flair.