Ballet Fantastique


Concert Season

Concert Season & Events

SEASON 15–16: Lock down your seats and find your new art. Get ready for SPELLBOUND: Ballet Fantastique's sixth season of new dance theater at the Hult—four performances, two new masterworks, bold live music, dramatic story-telling, and more.

15-16 Season tickets renewing NOW (save your seats and save big - FOUR SHOWS FOR THE PRICE OF THREE)! Call or stop by the Hult Center Box Office NOW (click here).

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2015-2016 SEASON

4 BOLD CONTEMPORARY BALLETS
ALL LIVE MUSIC
HULT CENTER

BFan is your bold, visionary new dance theater at the Hult. Get 15-16 season tickets now to lock down seats and to save 25% (four shows for the price of three).

Photo: Greg Burns

CIRQUE DE LA LUNE

LIVE MUSIC: MOOD AREA 52, TROUPE CARNIVALE, BETTY & THE BOY
PORTLAND: OCT. 3, 2015
(LINCOLN HALL)
EUGENE: OCT. 9-11, 2015
(HULT CENTER)

BFan’s all-original story of the illusion, romance, and faded grandeur of a Depression-era circus. WITH 3 live "folk orchestras": Troupe Carnivale, Mood Area 52, Betty & the Boy + international circus artist Raymond Silos LIVE.

Photo: Greg Burns

THE DRAGON & THE NIGHT QUEEN

LIVE MUSIC: CULLEN VANCE, LIVE LOOPING ELECTRIC VIOLIN + GERRY REMPEL ENSEMBLE
OREGON COAST: FEB. 20, 2016
(FLORENCE EVENTS CENTER)
EUGENE: FEB 26-28, 2016
(HULT CENTER)

BFan forges a bonny, defiant new telling of ancient Irish and Celtic legends—a vivid exploration of new borders, filled with elemental powers and riotous spirit. WITH Electric violinist-composer Cullen Vance + Gerry Rempel Ensemble LIVE

Photo: Greg Burns

SCARLET FLOWER: BEAUTY & THE BEAST RETOLD

LIVE MUSIC: TRIO VORONEZH
EUGENE: MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND,
MAY 6-8, 2016 (HULT CENTER)

BFan’s towering new gothic fairytale: This Mother’s Day weekend, fall into a dark and intoxicating world of adventure inspired by the Russian folk version of Beauty & the Beast. WITH international music sensation Trio Voronezh LIVE.

Photo: Greg Burns

AN AMERICAN CHRISTMAS CAROL

BFAN'S NEW HOLIDAY TRADITION
LIVE MUSIC: HALIE LOREN
EUGENE: DEC. 11-13, 2015
(HULT CENTER)

Ballet Fantastique's sparkling new holiday tradition: Donna and Hannah re-imagine Charles Dickens’ beloved story in iconic post-WWII America to the velvet voice of international chart-topping jazz singer—and local sweetheart—Halie Loren and her jazz ensemble.

Photo: Stephanie Urso

OPEN BARRE/OPEN REHEARSAL SERIES

Fall Open Barre: Weds. Sept. 28, 2015
Winter Open Barre: Weds. Feb. 15, 2016
Spring Open Barre: Weds. April 26, 2016
City Center for Dance, Downtown Eugene, OR

An intimate taste of the best of the Northwest! Join the Ballet Fantastique dancers, choreographers, and musicians at Ballet Fantastique’s beautiful downtown City Center for Dance (960 Oak St) on selected Wednesdays throughout the season for a behind-the-scenes open rehearsal preview of new performance premieres in progress, plus tastings from Oregon Wine LAB/William Rose Wines and custom nibbles from Party Downtown.

Photo: Stephanie Urso

SUMMER SOIREE FOR SHOES

AUG. 1, 2015
HOME OF SCOTT SOUTH + ANNETTE BRIGGS

Join Ballet Fantastique supporters Scott South and Annette Briggs, Ballet Fantastique choreographers Donna Marisa and Hannah Bontrager, the artists of Ballet Fantastique, Chef Crystal Platt and Kristen Hansen (Route 5) for a summer feast complete with great wines and great company as we raise the barre on funding pointe shoes for the women of Ballet Fantastique.

Photo: Stephanie Urso