2016 - 2017 Season

Nutcracker Auditions

Sunday, September 11, 2016
Acton School of Ballet Studios (directions)

Commonwealth Ballet will hold auditions for non-company children for the 2016 production of The Nutcracker.

Audition details

Photo from Mountauburn.org

A Glimpse Beyond

Friday, October 21st, Saturday, October 22nd & Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
Mount Auburn Cemetery, Watertown MA

A Glimpse Beyond is a unique walking tour though some of the most beautiful and iconic areas of this historic park cemetery. Commonwealth Ballet will join leading area professional and community-based musicians, choirs, choruses, dancers and poets, performing to live music. This magical event set in this historic location is not to be missed!


Friends Reception

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Acton School of Ballet Studios (directions)

Admission is free to Friends of Commonwealth Ballet. Become a Friend!

Reception details

The Nutcracker Readings

Start the holiday season with our lively readings from The Nutcracker, enacted by dancers from Commonwealth Ballet.

Free admission. Details

The Nutcracker

Regis College, Weston MA (directions)

November 25-27, 2016
December 9-11, 2016

Performance details

25th Season Celebration

Sunday, February 26th, 2017
6:30pm - 11pm

The Barn at Gibbet Hill, Groton MA (directions)

This year we celebrate Commonwealth Ballet's 25th season with an evening of fun where you'll meet old friends, make new ones, enjoy dinner and dancing in a festive setting. Includes a special performance by the dancers.


Photo by Liza Voll

Spring Performance

March 3rd & 4th, 2017

Boston University Dance Theatre, Boston MA.

A repertory performance, including new works by Juliana Utz, Denise Pons and Chip Morris.

Performance details

2016-17 Company Auditions

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Acton School of Ballet Studios (directions)
3 Spruce St
Acton MA 01720

Commonwealth Ballet will hold open auditions for non-paid company positions for the 2015-2016 season.

Audition details