OBT’s 2016|17 Season: A Season of Giants

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Choreography XX

Jun. 29-30, 2017 | Rose Garden Amphitheater at Washington Park

World Premiere by:
Gioconda Barbuto, Nicole Haskins, Helen Simoneau Choreography XX was made possible by a grant from the Fred W. Fields Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation. This project is supported in part by a grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust.

Giants Eva Burton Photo by James McGrewclosed


Oct. 8-15, 2016 | Keller Auditorium

George Balanchine | Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky featuring the OBT Orchestra for all performances Underwritten by
Sue Horn-Caskey & Rick Caskey

In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Company Premiere)

William Forsythe | Thom Willems

Giants Before Us (World Premiere)

Nicolo Fonte

Underwritten by
The Boeing Company

The Nutcracker Peter Franc Photo by James McGrewclosed

George Balanchine’s
The Nutcracker®

Dec. 10–26, 2016 | Keller Auditorium

George Balanchine | Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky including 8 performances with the OBT Orchestra Sponsored by
PCC Structurals, Inc.


Swan Lake
(World Premiere)

Feb. 18–25, 2017 | Keller Auditorium

Adapted by Kevin Irving after Petipa/Ivanov | Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky featuring the OBT Orchestra for all performances

Terra Martina Chavez Photo by James McGrewclosed


Apr. 13-22, 2017 | Newmark Theatre

Helen Pickett | Philip Glass & Thomas Montgomery Newman

El Naranjo (Company Premiere)

Nacho Duato | Juan Alberto Arteche & Javier Paxariño

Jardí Tancat (Company Premiere)

Nacho Duato | Mari del Mar Bonet

Terra (World Premiere)

Helen Pickett | Jeff Beal

The School of Oregon Ballet Theatre's Annual School Performanceclosed

Annual School Performance

Apr. 22–23, 2017 | Newmark Theatre
Walpurgisnacht Ballet

George Balanchine

Claire de Lune
(excerpt from Beasts)

Nicolo Fonte

A Great Britten

Alison Roper & Anthony Jones

A Grand Étude