Performances & Events

Special Events

Join us on April 20, 2024, to celebrate our 70th Anniversary Gala – a Platinum Jubilee!
Honoring the Chairs of the Board of Trustees, from 1954 – Present
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Our special events are fundraisers, friend-raisers, and fun-raisers! From festive galas to garden parties and “meet the artists” interviews, we offer something for everyone. Check back often for new announcements and more save-the-dates!

Please see below for highlights from our 2023 Gala Royale at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, 2022 Mask-erade Gala at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, and 2021 Garden Party at Brick Farm Tavern in Hopewell, NJ.

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Upcoming
Performances & Events

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Mar 8 – Mar 10

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Classic Beauty

New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

This enchanting program features excerpts from two crown jewels of the classical ballet repertoire: Swan Lake Act II and Sleeping Beauty Act III. Iconic fairy tale scenes and the technical brilliance of ARB’s artists will leave audiences spellbound.

Mar 30

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Elevate

The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College

An innovative program of cutting-edge ballet and contemporary work, Elevate includes Intrare Forma by choreographer Meredith Rainey, Sight Line by Amy Seiwert, and the anticipated return of Ethan Stiefel’s rousing Wood Work.

Apr 4

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Of Swans and Variants

McCarter Theatre Center

This exciting program features an excerpt from a crown jewel of the classical ballet repertoire, Swan Lake Act II, followed by a recently choreographed contemporary piece, VARIANTS, from Artistic Director Ethan Stiefel.

Apr 20

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Platinum Jubilee Gala

Please join us as we celebrate our Platinum Jubilee 70th Anniversary!

May 4

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May Fiesta – Princeton Ballet School

New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

This end-of-year production celebrates our students’ hard work, progress, and love of dance.

May 5

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Coppelia – Princeton Ballet School

New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

This end-of-year production celebrates our students’ hard work, progress, and love of dance.

May 10 – May 12

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

New Brunswick Performing Arts Center

Conceived and choreographed by Artistic Director Ethan Stiefel, this celebrated one-act ballet will once again have audiences of all ages cheering, laughing out loud, and mesmerized by the ballet’s whimsy and crisp storytelling.