SEASON 16-17: Lock down your seats and find your new art. Get ready for VALIANT: Ballet Fantastique's seventh season of new dance theater at the Hult—four performances, two new masterworks, bold live music, dramatic story-telling, and more.
Lock down your seats—BFan sells out!
4 BOLD CONTEMPORARY BALLETS
ALL LIVE MUSIC
BFan is your bold, visionary new dance theater at the Hult. Get 16-17 season tickets now to lock down seats and to save 25% (four shows for the price of three).
Photo: Greg Burns
October 14, 15, 16, 2016
Jane Austen meets Roaring ‘20s Paris with live music by the Gerry Rempel Jazz Syndicate.
December 9, 10, 11, 2016
The story of an Old Testament heroine brought to life with live music by Andiel Brown & the UO Gospel Singers.
March 3, 4, 5, 2017
An epic Chinese tale of honor and adventure interpreted through ballet, with live music by Oregon Mozart Players and DaXun Zhang.
May 12, 13, 14, 2017
A re-imagining of the timeless adventure with live music by Satin Love Orchestra performing the music of Queen and other 70's hits.
Fall Open Barre: Weds. October 5, 2016 from 6:30-8 pm
Winter Open Barre: Weds. Feb. 22, 2017 from 6:30-8 pm
City Center for Dance, Downtown Eugene, OR
Spring Open Barre: Weds. May 3, 2017 from 6:30-8 pm
Oregon Wine LAB, 488 Lincoln St., Eugene, OR
An intimate taste of the best of the Northwest! Join the Ballet Fantastique dancers, choreographers, and musicians at Ballet Fantastique’s beautiful downtown City Center for Dance (960 Oak St) on selected Wednesdays throughout the season for a behind-the-scenes open rehearsal preview of new performance premieres in progress, plus tastings from Oregon Wine LAB/William Rose Wines and custom nibbles from Sundance Catering.
Photo: Stephanie Urso
Saturday, May 21st, 8:00 - Late
HiFi Music Hall, 44 E. 7th Ave., Eugene, OR
Ballet Fantastique joins forces with our friends High Step Society and HiFi Music Hall to throw an end-of season dance party bash you won't want to miss!
Photo: Stephanie Urso
Donna and Hannah Bontrager, Academy directors
ACADEMY OF BALLET FANTASTIQUE SPRING CONCERT
Please join us for the perfect start to your summer—a sweet collection of whimsical original works performed by the next generation of young Ballet Fantastique dancers. Frenchtastique is a charming tour de force… complemented with new contemporary ballet works created by Ballet Fantastique's directors and company artists.