Welcome to the PBT media room where you can find the latest press releases, company news and announcements in one spot.
For press inquiries please contact Meghan Swartz, associate director of communications, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-454-9117.
2018-2019 Season Fast Facts
- Five productions onstage October through early May
- An October season opener featuring the PBT premiere of Jiří Kylián’s Sechs Tänze, plus reprisals of George Balanchine’s Divertimento No. 15 and Kylián’s Petite Mort
- 26 performances of PBT’s Pittsburgh-inspired The Nutcracker, including a Dec. 7, Student Matinee and a Dec. 27, sensory-friendly performance designed for patrons with sensory sensitivities and other special needs
- A new production of The Great Gatsby Feb. 8-17
- Official kickoff of PBT’s 50th anniversary season in early February
- A joint performance with Dance Theatre of Harlem March 15-24, at the August Wilson Center
- The Sleeping Beauty with the PBT Orchestra over Mother’s Day weekend
PBT Signs 4 Additional Dancers
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Unveils 2018-2019 Season
Julia Erickson to Close 17-year Career with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Debuts Brand-new Scenery for ‘Swan Lake’
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and Dance Theatre of Harlem Join Forces for August Wilson Center Performances
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Announces 2017-2018 Season Lineup Featuring Company Premiere of ‘West Side Story Suite’
More than 1,500 Students, Educators to Kick off 15th Annual ‘The Nutcracker’
Long-time Principal Dancer to Give Farewell Performance at ‘Giselle’
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Opens 47th Season with Haunting Story of ‘Giselle’
Photos & Video
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We also invite credentialed media representatives to photograph behind-the-scenes at our studios, in our costume shop or at the theater during our full dress rehearsals.
2018-2019 Season Dress Rehearsals
Mozart in Motion
Thurs., Oct. 25, 2018 (time TBA) – Benedum Center
Thursday, Nov. 19, 2018 (time TBA) – Benedum Center
The Great Gatsby with the PBT Orchestra
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 (time TBA) – Benedum Center
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and Dance Theatre of Harlem
Thursday, March 14, 2019 (time TBD) – August Wilson Center
The Sleeping Beauty with the PBT Orchestra
Thursday, May 9, 2019 (time TBA) – Benedum Center
Contact Meghan Swartz, associate director of communications, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-454-9117 to confirm time and details of dress rehearsals.