The company of the Alabama Ballet includes 21 professional dancers from all around the world who perform in both classical and contemporary ballets. The Alabama Ballet School, which offers a variety of classes (ballet, jazz, pilates, etc.) for people of all ages and skill levels, is now a member of the Royal Academy of Dance.
Alabama Ballet Information
- Other Venues: Some performances also held at Alys Stephens Center (1200 10th Avenue South) and Samford University Wright Center (800 Lakeshore Drive)
- Public Transportation: Alabama Ballet (BJCTA bus 17 is a 4-minute walk at 3rd Ave. South/28th Street); Alys Stephens (accessible by BJCTA bus 8, 14, and 48 and the Dart Green line); Samford University is not easily accessible
- Handicapped Accessibility: Yes
- Performance/Programs: Approximately 30 performances per season. Performance schedule generally Friday-Sunday
- Admission: Single tickets $20-$55. High school and college students with valid ID can get $20 tickets, or they can get $10 Rush Tickets 30 minutes prior to performance. Discounts available for groups of 10 or more
- Subscription/Memberships: Season subscriptions $102-$187. Subscriber benefits include 15% discount off single ticket prices, priority seating, hassle-free ticket exchange, and lost ticket insurance. Flex passes available
- Special Programs: Special “2nd Tuesday Series” offers free performance and chat with artistic director once each month.