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The Stepsisters’ Ball

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Join Southwest Virginia Ballet for our Stepsister’s Ball as we fundraise to support our programs and dancers. Sat, Mar 18, 2023, 6:00 PM – Sun, Mar 19, 2023, 12:00 AM EDT The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, Curio Collection by Hilton 110 Shenandoah Avenue Northeast Roanoke, VA 24016 GET TICKETS

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Cinderella’s brunch

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Hear-ye hear-ye! Calling all children to join Cinderella, the Fairy Godmother and her fairies for brunch, fun crafts, photo booth and more! Sat, March 18, 2023, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center, Curio Collection by Hilton 110 Shenandoah Avenue Northeast Roanoke, VA 24016 GET TICKETS

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clara's tea party

Clara’s Tea Party

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Join Clara, the Nutcracker Prince and the Sugar Plum Fairy at this magical holiday event! Sun, December 4, 2022, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM EST GET TICKETS

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SVB Earns Platinum Honors

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Best Arts Performance in 2021 Platinum: Southwest Virginia Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” Learn more from The Roanoker Magazine

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Now Hiring: Southwest Virginia Ballet Executive Director

Now Hiring: Southwest Virginia Ballet Executive Director 150 150 Southwest Virginia Ballet

Come work in a dynamic environment where creativity abounds!  Join us in inspiring not only the next generation of dancers but also future leaders of our communities and country. Position Summary The Executive Director (ED) will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for executing SVB’s mission. The ED will have oversight responsibility for SVB’s programs, fundraising, financial soundness, day to day operations and assigned staff. Who are we? Since 1990 our mission is to make…

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Dance Espanol is March 31 at the Berglund Center

Dance Espanol is March 31 at the Berglund Center 150 150 Southwest Virginia Ballet

Join us at the Berglund Center for Dance Espanol! A dance performance with local 4th-grade students from Roanoke City Schools! Don’t miss this special program on March 31st at 7pm. RSVP to Megan Potter (540-387-3978). 3You and 2 others

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30th production of ‘The Nutcracker’ at The Berglund Center To be LIVE ONCE AGAIN THIS YEAR!!

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For 29 Decembers, the curtain has risen on Roanoke’s premier stage to the stirring strains of Tchaikovsky. For 29 Decembers, the bejeweled bodices and fanciful sets have set a magical mood for thousands in the audience. For 29 Decembers, the region’s top dancers have commanded ovations for each of their performances. Featuring a cast of over 125 performers that represent more than 12 dance schools as well as community members who shine in roles from…

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2020-2021 Annual Report

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The Southwest Virginia Ballet 2020-2021 Annual Report is in a digital format. You can view the report here.

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coppelia

Southwest Virginia Ballet presents Coppelia for FREE!

Southwest Virginia Ballet presents Coppelia for FREE! 500 772 Southwest Virginia Ballet

Coppelia, a full-length comedic ballet set in a European village in the late 1800’s is a story told through dance about a beautiful young girl, Swanilda; her fiancé, Franz; the mysterious doll-maker, Dr. Coppelius; and his life-sized, dancing doll, Coppelia.  With a cast of 44 professionally trained dancers, beautiful costumes, sets, lighting and music, this lighthearted comedy, Coppelia is sure hit for children of all ages! Location:  Elmwood Park Amphitheater706 S. Jefferson StreetRoanoke, VA  24011Date:…

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Southwest Virginia Ballet and Blue Ridge PBS present “The Nutcracker”

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Roanoke, VA, November 10, 2020 — A 29-year Christmas classic will be played on screens instead of being performed on stage this year. In an extraordinary collaboration between Southwest Virginia Ballet, Blue Ridge PBS, the City of Roanoke’s Berglund Performing Arts Theatre and many generous community organizations and businesses, SVB’s Nutcracker ballet will be broadcast, and streamed for free — as a gift to viewers in Virginia’s Blue Ridge and beyond.  The production will be…

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A Holiday TraditionThe Nutcracker

The Nutcracker performances are Friday, December 9 at 10am, Saturday, December 10 at 2 and 7pm and Sunday, December 11 at 3pm at the Berglund Performing Arts Theatre.