Events - Pacific Northwest Ballet



PNB Conversations & Dress Rehearsals

PNB Conversations offers in-depth interviews with choreographers, stagers, designers, dancers, and other artists during the hour preceding dress rehearsal reveal the creative process involved in the development of a ballet. Tickets & Info

Friday Previews at PNB

PNB’s popular Friday Previews are hour-long dance previews hosted by Artistic Director Peter Boal and PNB artistic staff and feature PNB dancers in excerpts from upcoming ballets. Tickets: $15. Sponsored by U.S. Bank. Tickets & Info

In-Studio Presentations/Discussions

PNB will launch the audience education program BALLET 101. This ticketed, four-part series will explore a range of topics, from ballet terminology, steps, and partnering to casting, contemporary works, and the business of ballet. Tickets & Info

Join Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington and special guests for in-depth, topic-specific presentations throughout the season. Tickets & Info

Special Events

Ranging from intimate receptions to grand galas, PNB is famous for throwing the most spectacular affairs in town! Tickets & Info

Ballet Talk: Pre-Performance Lectures

One hour before repertory program performances, Nesholm Family Lecture Hall, McCaw Hall. Free for ticketholders.
Join Education Programs Manager Doug Fullington or a guest speaker for a 30-minute introduction to each performance. More Details

Meet the Artist Post-Performance Q&A

Immediately following repertory program performances (except George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®), Norcliffe Room, McCaw Hall. Free for ticketholders. Join Artistic Director Peter Boal and Company dancers for a question-and-answer session following the performance. More Details

Get Involved

Pacific Northwest Ballet offers a variety of volunteer and social opportunities. Become involved and support PNB while meeting new people, learning more about ballet, and getting a behind-the-scenes experience with the Company. More Details