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"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. |  More...


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. |  More...


Season 17|18

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. |  More...

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. |  More...

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". |  More...


Job Advertisement

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). | 

Information Materials

Journal / Brochure / Flyer

Find here free information material to download about the Hamburg Ballet, like our Journalour brochure or flyer, a print format PDF of the season 2016/2017 and an iCalendar (.ics-file).


Programs, DVDs and Books

Our range of products include current programs, posters and all DVDs documenting the work of John Neumeier and his company. The latest DVD releases are Tatiana and Christmas Oratorio I-VI. We also offer the following publications: In Bewegung (in German), published by John Neumeier in 2008, Bilder eines Lebens published by Horst Koegler in 2010 and the 460-page jubilee anniversary book, which looks back on a 40-year history of John Neumeier in Hamburg.