Hailed by The New York Times as “one of America’s most beloved dance companies,” Miami City Ballet is led by Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez. The Company has 51 dancers and a repertoire of more than 100 ballets. The Company performs for 120,000 patrons annually during its South Florida home season in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and Naples, and tours to top theaters domestically and internationally. Among the Company’s notable achievements have been critically acclaimed seasons in Paris and New York City and the nationally televised PBS THIRTEEN special: Great Performances – Dance In America: Miami City Ballet Dances Balanchine and Tharp.
Miami City Ballet School, the official school of Miami City Ballet, is an elite pre-professional ballet training academy with a vibrant community division serving 1,500 students and granting $500,000 in scholarships annually.
Miami City Ballet is headquartered in Miami Beach, Fla., at the Ophelia & Juan Js. Roca Center, a facility designed by renowned architectural firm Arquitectonica.
Photo: Jeanette Delgado, Renato Penteado and Kleber Rebello in Viscera. Photo © Kyle Froman