Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Special Events

Supporting Pennsylvania Ballet by purchasing tickets to our special events is a great way to have fun, meet the dancers, and help Pennsylvania Ballet all at the same time! Sponsoring an event is a wonderful way to entertain clients or employees and increase your company’s visibility. For all events, a portion of any ticket purchased is fully tax-deductible.

  • On the Town with the Pennsylvania Ballet

    Unfortunately the May 9th Family Friendly Party following the matinee performance has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused. However the show will go on! Great seats are still available for A Tribute to Jerome Robbins at 2:00pm that day and throughout the weekend. We hope you can make it!


    For questions or additional information, contact Danielle Matteau at 215-587-6943 or

  • Annual Fall Gala

    Friday, October 9, 2015

    Save the Date for Pennsylvania Ballet’s Annual Fall Gala

    Join Pennsylvania Ballet for this spectacular black-tie dinner dance at the elegant Union League. Here is your chance to dance with our dancers and celebrate the excitement at Pennsylvania Ballet!

    Tickets will be available soon! 

  • Saks Fashion Show and Brunch

    Sunday, November 9, 2014

    Saks Fifth Avenue in Bala Cynwyd is hosting a fashion show featuring Pennsylvania Ballet dancers as models! Enjoy private shopping, a light brunch and a fabulous fashion show organized by dancer Edward Barnes. 

  • Carol Schwartz Gallery Benefit

    Saturday, November 15, 2014

    Meet world-renowned photographer Jordan Matter and our dancers at the opening of his exhibit of outrageous photos of Pennsylvania Ballet dancers.  Enjoy a champagne reception while viewing the artwork and take home an autographed copy of his New York Times bestselling book, Dancers Among Us.

  • Nutcracker Magic

    Saturday, December 13, 2014

    Children of all ages will enjoy this delightful family party and luncheon in the Ballroom at the Bellevue before a matinee performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker™. Crafts, entertainers and performers from the production will mingle with guests and you’ll even get a chance to learn a dance from the ballet!

    SOLD OUT!  

  • Swan Lake Dress Rehearsal Luncheon

    Thursday, March 5, 2015

    Get an Inside Look at the Swan Lake Luncheon & Dress Rehearsal

    Join the Pennsylvania Ballet and other ballet enthusiasts for a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of ballet and Christopher’s Wheeldon’s Swan Lake at the Swan Lake Luncheon & Dress Rehearsal on Thursday, March 5. Enjoy a delicious lunch and lively discussion at Estia, followed by the Swan Lake dress rehearsal at the Academy of Music. This year’s luncheon will feature Dr. Laura Katz Rizzo, author of Dancing the Fairy Tale: Producing and Performing The Sleeping Beauty, an examination of the role played by women in the development of classical ballet in the United States from 1930-1990. It promises to be a great excuse for a long lunch break or trip into the city. Tickets are no longer available for this event.