May
18
Sat
Pre-Professional & Company Auditions @ Northwest Florida Ballet
May 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Jun
2
Sun
Summer Workshop Placement Class @ Northwest Florida Ballet
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm

Placement class for students registering for the 2019 Summer Workshop Level 2. Please review the requirements and information on the Summer Workshop page for additional information and requirements.

Jun
3
Mon
2019 Summer Workshop @ Northwest Florida Ballet
Jun 3 – Jun 28 all-day

Join NFB’s for our 2019 summer workshop, June 3-28. Level 1 is open to dancers entering 4th & 5th grades, and Level 2 is open to dancers entering 6th grade and up. For additional information or to download the complete brochure visit our Summer Workshop page.

Jun
22
Sat
Ballet at Twilight 2019 @ Grand Boulevard's Grand Park
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

NFB will stage its annual free community performance, Ballet at Twilight, featuring a mixed repertoire of classic and modern works in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Grand Park on Sat., June 22 at 7:30 pm. This popular outdoor production will feature new and established works performed by NFB dancers and international guest artists, including four pieces that recently premiered in the company’s New Moves program.

Ballet at Twilight is presented as part of Grand Boulevard’s Coastal Culture series, made possible by the Grand Boulevard Arts & Entertainment Program. NFB’s 2018-2019 season is presented by the St. Joe Community Foundation. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs. CLICK HERE for more information.

Oct
12
Sat
2019 Beer & Ballet – SOLD OUT @ Grayton Beer Company
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2019 Beer & Ballet - SOLD OUT @ Grayton Beer Company

NFB’s golden anniversary begins on Sat., Oct. 12 at 7:00 p.m. with a mixed repertory performance entitled Beer & Ballet at Grayton Beer Company. The limited-seating event allows patrons to experience a mix of contemporary, neoclassical and classical pieces from guest choreographers and the NFB repertoire in a more casual atmosphere. Guests will have the opportunity to sample Grayton Beer Company’s extensive beer collection along with light hors d’oeuvres. Minors must be accompanied by an adult to attend this event. Box office priced tickets for Beer & Ballet are $37 for adults and $17 for children 12 and under.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.

Nov
22
Fri
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center

Just in time for the holidays, NFB presents the 40th annual production of The Nutcracker at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Fri. and Sat., Nov. 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 24 at 2:30 p.m. A VIP & NFB Academie Alumni party will be held immediately following the performance on Sat., Nov. 22. NFB’s The Nutcracker is the only full-length version of the production in the area and features a cast of more than 140 performers including international guest artists and more than 100 local children. The NFB Symphony Orchestra, led by Music Director and conductor David Ott, will once again provide musical accompaniment for all public performances. Box office priced tickets for The Nutcracker are $40 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, ResortQuest, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.

Nov
23
Sat
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center

Just in time for the holidays, NFB presents the 40th annual production of The Nutcracker at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Fri. and Sat., Nov. 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 24 at 2:30 p.m. A VIP & NFB Academie Alumni party will be held immediately following the performance on Sat., Nov. 22. NFB’s The Nutcracker is the only full-length version of the production in the area and features a cast of more than 140 performers including international guest artists and more than 100 local children. The NFB Symphony Orchestra, led by Music Director and conductor David Ott, will once again provide musical accompaniment for all public performances. Box office priced tickets for The Nutcracker are $40 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, ResortQuest, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.

Nov
24
Sun
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Nov 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Nutcracker @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center

Just in time for the holidays, NFB presents the 40th annual production of The Nutcracker at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Fri. and Sat., Nov. 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 24 at 2:30 p.m. A VIP & NFB Academie Alumni party will be held immediately following the performance on Sat., Nov. 22. NFB’s The Nutcracker is the only full-length version of the production in the area and features a cast of more than 140 performers including international guest artists and more than 100 local children. The NFB Symphony Orchestra, led by Music Director and conductor David Ott, will once again provide musical accompaniment for all public performances. Box office priced tickets for The Nutcracker are $40 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, ResortQuest, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.

Feb
28
Fri
2019 Cinderella @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2019 Cinderella @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center

NFB will return to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center again in the spring with the classic fairytale, Cinderella on Fri., Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., March 1 at 2:30 p.m. with live music by the NFB Symphony Orchestra. Featuring the acclaimed choreography of NFB Artistic Director Todd Eric Allen and the beautiful music of Serge Prokofiev, this timeless classic is presented in three acts and brings to life a cavalcade of enchanting characters, brilliant dancing, vibrant costumes and a magical set sure to hold you under its spell.

A VIP & NFB Company Alumni party will be held immediately following the Fri., Feb. 28 performance. The commemorative fiftieth-anniversary gala will take place on Sat., Feb. 28. Additional details and ticket sales information for this exclusive, black-tie gala event will be released later this summer.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, ResortQuest, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.

Mar
1
Sun
2019 Cinderella @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center
Mar 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2019 Cinderella @ Mattie Kelly Arts Center

NFB will return to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center again in the spring with the classic fairytale, Cinderella on Fri., Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., March 1 at 2:30 p.m. with live music by the NFB Symphony Orchestra. Featuring the acclaimed choreography of NFB Artistic Director Todd Eric Allen and the beautiful music of Serge Prokofiev, this timeless classic is presented in three acts and brings to life a cavalcade of enchanting characters, brilliant dancing, vibrant costumes and a magical set sure to hold you under its spell.

A VIP & NFB Company Alumni party will be held immediately following the Fri., Feb. 28 performance. The commemorative fiftieth-anniversary gala will take place on Sat., Feb. 28. Additional details and ticket sales information for this exclusive, black-tie gala event will be released later this summer.

Signature season co-sponsors include Silver Sands Premium Outlets, AJ’s, ResortQuest, VIE Magazine, Emerald Coast Magazine and VIP Destin Magazine. Performance co-sponsors for the season include Fort Walton Beach Medical Center and Vanguard Charitable. NFB is sponsored in part by the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs.