2021-2022 Season

Minnesota Ballet looks forward to seeing you all again and sharing in our new season! After being shuttered for 16 months we are excited to be back on stage with our Duluth audiences in the seats. Come join as us we celebrate with a season full of dance!

Celebrity Dance Challenge will kick off our new season! There is no better way to come back to the theatre than with Minnesota Ballet. Come see local celebrities and dancers of Minnesota Ballet team up to bring an always memorable dance experience to Duluth!

For Our Fall Performance, join us as we present an adaptation of a mysterious American Tale with the world premiere production, Sleepy Hollow. Find out what happens when our protagonist, Ichabod Crane, arrives in the sleepy village of Tarrytown. Is the legend of the headless horseman true? Come see our talented Duluth-based Minnesota Ballet dancers bring this classic tale to life!

The Nutcracker returns to the DECC this December! Liven up the holidays with magic and music with the Minnesota Ballet Orchestra and the timeless tale of a young girl and her favorite doll, a Nutcracker. A true Northland family tradition!

A Midsummer Night’s Dream in March will cast its spell with magical mischief, enchanting forest denizens, and hapless lovers caught up iin Shakespeare’s most danceable of comedic works. And for this production and the Fall Performance, our pre-curtain talks will give you insignts to deepen your dance experience.

Our Season Finale will be a performance from multiple choreographers who will Inspire. There will be works by nationally acclaimed choreographers, LeeWei Chao, Ashley McQueen and Thom Dancy.

Along with our fun-filled Wines and Steins and Black and White Ball, we have exciting new events for you to enjoy and to help us continue as the state’s premier ballet company, Duluth’s own Minnesota Ballet.

Thank you for making us a part of this community’s rich cultural fabric and for understanding that “to watch dance is to hear one’s heart speak” (Hopi saying).