International Ballet’s mission is to inspire joy and success through professional ballet training and performances.
Passport to Dance
Our Signature Fundraiser & Season Kickoff
September 17, 2021 | 6:30PM
Greer City Hall Event Hall
Passport to Dance is the Elegant Signature Gala Event hosted by the International Ballet Assemblé Guild. With live auctioneer Matt Holiday leading the fun, in addition to a fabulous silent auction and delicious food catered by Chef360, this event is not to be missed! Featured performances by dancers from the IB Company, academy, accessibility program, and adult ballet will capture your heart. Food stations representing A Taste of Italy, Asian Inspired, and an American Low Country Tour - in addition to a grazing table, desserts, and coffee bar provided by Greenville's own Synergy Coffee will satisfy the palate. The Passport to Dance bar is generously sponsored by the IB adult ballet class with their premier sponsorship - Adult Ballet Brings the Barre! Tickets are $100 and Table Sponsorships (reserved table for 6) are available for $750. Join Us for the Magical Night!
2021-2022 Season Opening Performance
The 2021-2022 Season of performances begins in the IB Theatre with L’Automne, an annual, mixed-repertoire program of dance and live music.
November 12, 2021 | 7PM
November 13, 2021 | 7PM
November 14, 2021 | 3PM
IB Theatre at the Somerville Center
2172 River Road, Greer, SC
© Jerry Finley Photography
© Jerry Finley Photography
The Nutcracker Tea
December 5, 2021 | 1:30PM
The Poinsett Hotel
The Nutcracker Tea is a cherished Upstate event that offers young children and their families the beginnings of a annual Nutcracker tradition in celebration of the holidays. Guests will enjoy refreshments including hot tea and yummy hot chocolate, delicious cakes, a souvenir Nutcracker, keepsake photo with the Dewdrop Fairy, Nutcracker bingo and an exclusive performance by International Ballet Nutcracker Dancers. Sponsorship opportunities are available.
A classic family holiday tradition
This holiday classic returns to the Peace Center Concert Hall with principle guest artists Cara Marie Gary and Lucas Segovia featuring the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.
December 10, 2021 | 7:30PM
December 11, 2021 | 7:30PM
December 12, 2021 | 3:00PM
© Karl Trump Photography
2021-2022 Storytime Ballet Season
A partnership with the Greenville County Library System, International Ballet’s free programs introduce children to the world of ballet through dance-themed books. The performance/readings allow young children the opportunity to see the costumes and performers up-close and meet the dancers after the show. Over 1,000 children and their families attend a Storytime Ballet performance each season.
October 16, 2021 | 10AM - Five Forks Branch
November 20, 2021 | 10AM - Five Forks Branch
March 12, 2021 | 10AM - Five Forks, 11:30AM - Main Branch
May 14. 2021 | 10AM - Five Forks, 11:30AM - Main Branch