"The Little Mermaid" in Washington
The performances at the Joyce Theater are the starting point of this year's US tour of the Hamburg Ballet. The next stop of the tour will be Washington D.C. Returning for the first time in 13 years, the company performs the D.C. premiere of John Neumeier's contemporary retelling of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, "The Little Mermaid", at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts from March 28 to April 2, 2017. Based on an original commissioned score by renowned Russian-American composer Lera Auerbach, John Neumeiers has created a modern but timeless interpretation of the Little Mermaid. All performances will be accompanied by The Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, conducted by Luciano Di Martino. |
Blog – US Tour
From March 21 to April 2, 2017, the Hamburg Ballet tours in the US. The company will do 13 performances in total visiting two of the most important cities of the United States: New York and Washington D.C. Our tour blog follows the dancers on their journey through the "Land of opportunity". Here, you can find new photos each day which make the company's tour accessable for supporters from all over the world. |
We will be publishing the upcomig opera, ballett and concert season and all information about pre ticket sales on April 11, 2017. From this date, the 2017/18 schedule will be available in our booklet and online.
Saint Matthew Passion
To set the mood for Easter time, the "Saint Matthew Passion" set to the synonymous musical masterpiece by Johann Sebastian Bach returns to the stage of the Hamburg State Opera on Good Friday. On this day the audience has the opportunity to experience the 200th performance of the ballet since its premiere in 1981. It is a jubilee with symbolic character, as it is Good Friday, one of the most important holydays of the church year. |
Guest Ballet Company
The National Ballet of China
For the 43rd Hamburg Ballet-Days John Neumeier will welcome The National Ballet of China. The guest company will perform a mixt program. More details will soon be found on this Website. |
The Ballet School
Tour to Paris
On April 7, 2017, the School of the Hamburg Ballet will guest at the "Gala des Écoles de Danse du XXIE Siècle" in the Palais Garnier in Paris. Six students from the Theater Classes VII and VIII will present excerpts from John Neumeier's ballet "Bach Suite 2". |
The Hamburg Ballet is seeking from Season 2017/2018 a Ballet Répétiteur (Accompanist).
The School of The Hamburg Ballet is seeking from school year 2017/2018 a Ballet Répétiteur (Accompanist). |