Feb 13 - Feb 13, 2015

Sensory-Friendly Performances

Friday, 2/13/2015

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre is proud to offer sensory-friendly performances for people from all over the western Pennsylvania region and beyond! Two years ago, PBT premiered the country's first-ever, sensory-friendly performance of the timeless holiday classic, The Nutcracker.

Feb 6 - Feb 15, 2015

Beauty and the Beast

A Ballet by Lew Christensen
PBT gives a new full-length ballet its Pittsburgh premiere with Beauty and the Beast, an imaginative interpretation of the time-honored tale of inner beauty. From the Beast’s imposing castle to the enchanted forest, Beauty and the Beast vividly illustrates the transformative power of love through striking set design, inventive choreography and a cast of fanciful characters.
Mar 6 - Mar 8, 2015

PBT Premieres

With the PBT Orchestra
Featuring three Pittsburgh premieres, PBT presents imaginative masterworks by world-renowned choreographers Jiřί Kylián, Mark Morris and Jerome Robbins.
Mar 20, 2015

PBT at the Palace

PBT returns to the Palace Theatre in Greensburg with Lew Christensen's Beauty & the Beast.
Apr 16, 2015

45th Season Finale Gala

6:00 PM

Please join us for a special evening honoring Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s 45-year history, Enjoy an intimate dress rehearsal of the Pittsburgh premiere of La Bayedere with the orchestra. Step into the spotlight with dinner to follow, served on the legendary Benedum stage.  Pay tribute to the Ballet’s founders, Loti Falk Gaffney and Nicolas Petrov. And hear what’s ahead with an exciting announcement.


Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2015

La Bayadère

With the PBT Orchestra

Set in imperial India of the past, love transcends all in the mesmerizing classic La Bayadère. Enveloped by a tangled love triangle, power and conspiracy trigger unearthly implications for a temple dancer and her lover. With pure classicism, La Bayadère gained fame for its climactic the “Kingdom of the Shades” scene and the stunning synchronization of the corps de ballet. La Bayadère has entranced audiences for more than a century with its epic storyline, high drama and sensational scale.

Dec 4 - Dec 27, 2015

The Nutcracker - 2015 Presale

Capture the awe and exhilaration of the holiday season with the classic story, iconic choreography and soaring score of The Nutcracker. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette calls The Nutcracker “the best holiday performance in Pittsburgh.” CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS: pbt.org/nutcracker Or for information on the Sensory-Friendly performance of The Nutcracker click here: http://www.pbt.org/sensory-friendly-performances