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2023-2024 SEASON

International Ballet’s mission is to inspire joy and success through professional ballet training and performances.


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October 26-29

IB Theatre

Th/Fri/Sat at 7:30pm

Sun at 3pm 

This intimate evening of dance and music will include an exclusive sneak preview of Swan Lake Act II staged by Artistic Director Vlada Kysselova with IB company member Lillian Mozie dancing the role of Odette, partnered by guest artist Sam Chester. IB Trainees will perform Josha Williams' The Day the Crayons Quit based on the book by Drew DeWalt, and audiences will enjoy a performance by guest vocalist Dr. Craig Price, Furman faculty and member of the Greenville Chorale. The evening concludes with a contemporary dance premiere by local choreographer and IB faculty member Uriah Boyd.

Fall Showcase
Nutcracker Tea

The Nutcracker Tea


Sponsored by: 

Sunday, December 3, 2023

The Westin Poinsett Hotel


Tickets go on sale August 31 at 10:00AM

NOTE: Parties wishing to sit together MUST purchase tickets in one order. Buyer MUST be present to collect tickets at check in. Seats will sell out quickly.

Please direct all questions to

The Nutcracker Tea is a cherished Upstate event that offers young children and their families the beginnings of an annual Nutcracker tradition. Guests will enjoy refreshments including hot tea and yummy hot chocolate, delicious cakes, a souvenir Nutcracker, keepsake photo with the Dewdrop Fairy (additional fee), Nutcracker bingo and an exclusive performance by International Ballet Company Dancers.

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The Nutcracker

A classic family holiday tradition

December 8, 2023 | 7:30PM 

December 9, 2023 | 7:30PM 

December 10, 2023 | 3:00PM

Peace Concert Hall

The beloved holiday classic returns to the Peace Concert Hall featuring principal guest artists Ekaterina Nechayeva and Brooklyn Mack 

accompanied by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra. Join Clara and her prince as they encounter dancing snowflakes, spirited sword fights and a visit to the Kingdom of Sweets.

Act I Snow Scene features the angelic voices of the Greenville Youth Chorale.

Guest Artists sponsored by Greta and Graham Somerville.

The Nutcracker

Swan Lake

May 25, 2024 | 7:30PM

May 26, 2024 | 3:00PM 

Peace Concert Hall

Ballet’s greatest love story debuts on the Peace Center stage when International Ballet presents Swan Lake accompanied by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra. Deeply moving and visually stunning, Swan Lake is the quintessential classical ballet, steeped in themes of temptation, jealousy, deception, and drama. Set against Tchaikovsky’s iconic score, this story of love and betrayal, features exciting Principal Guest Artists alongside International Ballet company dancers as the majestic, glimmering swans in the corp de ballet.This performance is not to be missed! 

Generously sponsored in part by

Charles Wofford and Nancy Thomas

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Swan Lake

March 1, 2024

The IB Assemblé Guild presents the 2024 Passport to Dance Benefit Gala with auctioneer Matt Holiday. The evening will include a fabulous live and silent auction, delicious food catered, a full bar including signature cocktails and performances by dancers from the IB Company, Academy, Accessibility Program, and Adult Ballet. Save the date and make plans to join us for a Magical Night supporting International Ballet!

Storytime Ballet

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.


Performances are 10 am at Five Forks branch

11:30 am at Hughes Main Library branch.

2023-2024 Storytime Ballet

Saturday, October 21

The Day the Cray0ns Quit by Drew Daywalt

Saturday, November 18

The Nutcracker by New York City Ballet

Saturday, March 9


Saturday, May 18


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