Events & Offers

All about Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring

Saturday, March 1, 2014
Seminar 3:00–5:00 pm, The Phelps Center, Jane Davis Board Room
Fresh off its hundredth birthday, Stravinsky’s notorious Rite of Spring continues to fascinate audiences around the world. Learn about the riotous Paris premiere of this great work and how it has inspired dozens of subsequent productions, watch excerpts from the 1988 reconstruction of the original for the Joffrey Ballet, and chat with PNB dancers who will perform Molissa Fenley’s solo interpretation, State of Darkness, on PNB’s DIRECTOR’S CHOICE program. More Information

25 & Under Offer

Friday, March 14, 20 & 21 at 7:30 pm
One ticket for $15 and two for $25 for patrons 25 years and younger! To purchase tickets, contact the PNB Box Office at 206.441.2424 or visit 301 Mercer Street. (25-and-Under tickets not available online.) This offer is good for the March 14, 20 and 21 performances only. Offer is subject to availability and not valid on previously purchased tickets. Each attendee must present valid I.D. upon ticket retrieval.

Teen Tix

PNB is a proud participant of Teen Tix! As active members of Teen Tix, young people 13 to 19 years old can purchase tickets to PNB performances and other music, dance, theater and arts events for only $5. To join Teen Tix or view a list of participating organizations, visit

Friday Previews

Friday, March 7, 2014, 6:00–7:00 pm, The Phelps Center
PNB’s popular Friday Previews are hour-long studio rehearsals hosted by Artistic Director Peter Boal and PNB artistic staff, featuring Company dancers in excerpts from upcoming ballets. More Information

Ballet Previews—Free

Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 12:00–1:00 pm
PNB’s lunchtime lecture previews at the Central Seattle Public Library are given by Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington. Film excerpts illuminate the ballets under discussion. More Information

Lecture Series & Dress Rehearsal

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Lecture 6:00-6:45 pm, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall at McCaw Hall
Dress Rehearsal 7:00-9:30 pm, Brotman Auditorium at McCaw Hall

In-depth discussions with choreographers, stagers, designers, dancers, and other artists during the hour preceding dress rehearsal that reveal much about the creative process involved in the development of a ballet. Attend the lecture only or stay for the dress rehearsal. More Information

Pre-Performance Lectures—Free

Join Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington or a guest speaker for an engaging 30-minute introduction to each performance, including discussions of choreography, music, history, design, and the process of bringing ballet to the stage. One hour before performances, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, McCaw Hall, Free Admission. More Information

Post-Performance Q&A—Free

Ever want to ask what it’s like to dance a masterpiece, rehearse with Twyla Tharp, or wear pointe shoes? Here’s your chance. Join Artistic Director Peter Boal and PNB Company dancers for a lively question-and-answer session following each performance. Immediately following each performance, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, McCaw Hall, Free Admission. More Information

Programs, dates, and venues subject to change.

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