Avant Chamber Ballet Announces 2019 - 2020 Season

Avant Chamber Ballet’s artistic director Katie Puder announce the company’s 2019-2020 season, featuring four subscription productions at Moody Performance Hall in the Dallas Arts District and the second year of the Family Saturdays Series. The season includes world premieres by Katie Puder and Women’s Choreography Project, as well as works by Paul Mejia, Christopher Wheeldon and George Balanchine.

Subscription Series

Subscribe to the Avant Chamber Ballet 2019-2020 Subscription Season and enjoy 20% off tickets for all four productions. Subscribers also receive exclusive benefits such as invitations to pre- and post-performance events, open rehearsals, and artist meet-and-greets.

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Family Saturdays Series

Avant Chamber Ballet presents a series of afternoon performances created just for families and young audience members! Each performance is a captivating one hour on Saturday afternoons – perfect for introducing and creating a love of the performing arts! We welcome any age to enjoy dance and live music!

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Morphoses

Part of the Subscription Series


Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX
September 7, 2019 - 7:30PM
September 8, 2019 - 2:30PM

The Avant Chamber Ballet subscription season opens with Morphoses, a mixed repertoire program of three ballets: Christopher Wheeldon’s Morphoses, Katie Puder’s Sisterhood and a world premiere by director Katie Puder to the famous Brahms Horn Trio. The trio will be performed by internationally known musicians Anastasia Markina, Alexander Kerr (concertmaster of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra) and David Cooper (principal horn of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.)

Peter and the Wolf

Part of the Family Saturdays Series


September 7, 2019 - 2:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

Nutcracker: Short and Suite

Presented by Apex Arts League


November 21, 2019 - 7:30PM
White's Chapel, Southlake, TX

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The Nutcracker

Part of the Subscription Series


December 20, 2019 - 7:30PM
December 21, 2019 - 7:30PM
December 22, 2019 - 2:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

Celebrate the season with The Nutcracker! Avant Chamber Ballet presents Paul Mejia’s classic full-length production of The Nutcracker for the first time featuring live orchestra conducted by Brad Cawyer.

This holiday classic is designed to take the whole family on a magical trip to the Land of Sweets through Clara’s eyes with Tchaikovsky’s rich score and ACB’s professional production.

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The Nutcracker Suite

Part of the Family Saturdays Series


December 21, 2019 - 2:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

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Romeo and Juliet

Part of the Subscription Series


February 14-15, 2020 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

Paul Mejia’s romantic and tragic Romeo & Juliet is the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. The will performance feature live music and the famous Tchaikovsky score to bring this timeless story to life. Opening the performance is George Balanchine’s beloved Raymonda Variations (company premiere) which celebrates the beauty of classical ballet and the sparkling score by Glazunov.

Next is a world premiere collaboration between ACB director Katie Puder and local composer Quinn Mason marking the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote. Also featured will be a guest company appearance by Ballet Frontier from Fort Worth.

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I Heart Ballet

Part of the Family Saturdays Series


February 15, 2020 - 2:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

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Beauty and Beyond

Part of the Subscription Series


April 17-18, 2020 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

To finish the Avant Chamber Ballet 2019-20 subscription season, the company presents Beauty and Beyond, an exciting evening of world premieres and classic favorites all with live music!

The performance will include the company premiere of Christopher Wheeldon’s Five Movements, Three Repeats- which contains the famous “This Bitter Earth” pas de deux. Also featured are world premieres by Kimi Nikaidoh and Jennifer Mabus commission of the 2020 Women’s Choreography Project.

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Aurora’s Wedding: Sleeping Beauty Act III

Part of the Family Saturdays Series


April 18, 2020 - 2:30PM
Moody Performance Hall, Dallas, TX

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