Beckanne Sisk and Chase O’Connell Join Festival Ballet Theatre For Coppelia

Fountain Valley, Calif., February 1, 2018 – Festival Ballet Theatre will enchant Orange County audiences with its performance of Coppélia on March 24 and 25 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre.  Following a very successful Nutcracker season of sold-out performances, FBT presents the sentimental comic story which will delight audiences with its humor and charm. Set [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:37+00:00February 7th, 2018|

International Ballet Stars Dance in Festival Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker

Create holiday memories for your family by sharing the magic of the cherished classic, The Nutcracker.   Fountain Valley, CA | (October 31, 2017) — Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, will present the family favorite production of The Nutcracker, December 9 - 24, 2017 at Irvine Barclay Theatre in Irvine, California. Festival [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:38+00:00November 2nd, 2017|

Alice in Wonderland Comes to Orange County in Festival Ballet Theatre’s Whimsical Presentation

Fountain Valley, CA | Sept 28, 2017  - Festival Ballet Theatre is delighted to present Lewis Carroll's classic tale Alice In Wonderland at Irvine Barclay Theatre on October 14-15, 2017. In this captivating tale of curiosity and adventure, we follow Alice as she takes a journey down the Rabbit Hole into Wonderland Garden and through [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:39+00:00October 3rd, 2017|

Festival Ballet Theatre Announces a 2017-2018 Season of Enchantment at Irvine Barclay Theatre

Fountain Valley, Calif., August 18, 2017 — Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, is pleased to announce its 2017-18 season. The year of classic ballet favorites will begin with Alice In Wonderland on October 14 & 15, followed by The Nutcracker from December 9-24, Coppélia on March 24 & 25, concluding [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:39+00:00September 20th, 2017|

Festival Ballet Theatre Announces Rare and Rousing Performances From World-Renowned Ballet Dancers at the 10th Anniversary GALA OF THE STARS

One night only: Friday, August 18 at Segerstrom Center for the Arts   Guests are invited to experience an unforgettable night of dance featuring world-renowned guest artists from American Ballet Theatre, The Royal Ballet, San Francisco Ballet and New York City Ballet.   Fountain Valley, CA (July 24, 2017) – Festival Ballet Theatre’s 10th [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:39+00:00July 24th, 2017|

Marcelo Gomes and Hee Seo Join Festival Ballet Theatre For Don Quixote

Fountain Valley, Calif., January 25, 2017 – Stars of the Ballet World will perform with Festival Ballet Theatre in FBT’s production of Don Quixote.   Orange County audiences will enjoy a real treat, as two of ballet’s most prestigious dancers will appear as guest artists. Featured in the leading roles of Kitri and Basilio are Hee Seo and Marcelo [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:40+00:00January 27th, 2017|

International Ballet Stars Dance in Festival Ballet Theatre’s The Nutcracker

Fountain Valley, CA (October 19, 2016) — Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, will present the family favorite production of The Nutcracker, December 10 - 24, 2016 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre in Irvine, California. Festival Ballet Theatre’s family-friendly, breathtaking production features superb colorful scenery and dazzling costumes, which make this [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:41+00:00October 25th, 2016|

Festival Ballet Theatre Launches 2016-17 Season with “Secret Garden” at the Irvine Barclay Theatre

Fountain Valley, Calif., Sept. 9, 2016 – Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, will introduce its 2016-17 season with the contemporary, full-length ballet Secret Garden on October 15 & 16 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre in Irvine. Secret Garden, centered on the restoration of a neglected garden as a metaphor for [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:42+00:00September 26th, 2016|

Local and International Talent Showcased at Festival Ballet Theatre’s Aug. 12 Gala Of The Stars

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 23, 2016 – Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, Festival Ballet Theatre, delivered an exceptional night of dance at its 9th annual Gala of the Stars on August 12, a singular evening that showcased outstanding international ballet stars at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. Performing to a sold-out crowd were San Francisco Ballet’s [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:42+00:00September 26th, 2016|

Festival of Children at South Coast Plaza’s to include free Saturday performances by dancers from Festival Ballet Theatre

Fountain Valley, Calif., Sept. 7, 2016 – Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT), Orange County’s resident professional ballet company, will participate in the Festival of Children, a month-long celebration of childhood that showcases more than 80 children's charities and presents more than 100 activities, workshops, and performances for children and families, all free of charge. Young dancers [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:24:42+00:00September 26th, 2016|