WELCOME TO JOBURG BALLET

Established in July 2012 Joburg Ballet (JB) is the country’s largest and most prestigious professional ballet company.

JB is a non-profit, Section 21 Company, proudly resident at the Joburg Theatre. The company consists of permanent and ad-hoc dancers skilled in both classical ballet and contemporary dance.

An extensive repertoire includes works by Petipa, Ivanov, Bovim, Maqoma, Paeper, Balanchine, Saint-Léon, Wubbe and others. An active performance schedule is maintained with two major seasons at the Joburg Theatre as well as promotional events, corporate entertainment, local and international tours.

In addition to the professional company, and under the auspices of JB, the following programs are managed:

- Development School in Alexandra, Tshwane, Madibatlou, Sophiatown, Melville, Soweto and – Braamfontein.
- An extra-curricular Ballet Academy for high school students
- A Graduate (apprenticeship) Program

 

 

LATEST NEWS

Joburg Ballet SWAN LAKE with Claudia Monja

The Business of Ballet and the Ballet of Business

Talkshop | Open Discussion

Press release: 10 October 2014

Joburg Ballet’s series of curated talkshops... Read More »

 
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Auditions for Joburg Ballet’s 2015 Aspirant Programme

Saturday 25 October 2014 at 09h00 for 10h00-11h15

Joburg Ballet Studios, Joburg Theatre, Hoofd... Read More »

 
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Joburg Ballet Cuban School Auditions

As part of Joburg Ballet’s 20/20/5 celebrations this year, marking not... Read More »