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2023-2024 Season

This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency

Sweeney Todd
October 26 - 29, 2023
Central Illinois Black Box Theater

Don't miss this tragically beautiful story choreographed by Jessie Williams. Where Tobias' dancing will bring you joy, as Johanna and Antoni's love story unfolds, all while Sweeney Todd seeks revenge as he teams up with Mrs Lovett making questionable meat pies. Don't miss this spooky ballet this October!
The Nutcracker
December 1- 3, 2023
ICC Performing Arts Center

Central Illinois Ballet is happy to once again bring the number one holiday tradition to Peoria. This classic will dazzle the whole family and leave Sugar Plums dancing in your heads. With original choreography by Rebekah von Rathonyi, this ballet is a must-see production to get into the holiday spirit!
For the Love of Dance
February 9 & 10, 2024
JUST ADDED - February 16, 2024
Central Illinois Black Box Theater

Join us this February for the return of this audience-favorite production! For the Love of Dance celebrates the beauty and joy of the dance. With segments from iconic ballets and newly choreographed works by the professional company members of CIB, this production has something for everyone!

Tickets are complimentary! Donations are appreciated to support our mission. Click below to reserve your seat!
Anne Frank
April 26-28, 2024
Central Illinois Black Box Theater

Returning to the stage is Central Illinois Ballet's production of Anne Frank. This powerful and moving ballet graciously tells the story of one of history's most inspiring young women. Follow Frank's story from a young girl whose world is forever changed to the finding of her diary. 
Peter Pan
June 8 & 9, 2024
ICC Performing Arts Center

Second star to the right, and straight on till morning! Follow Wendy, Michael and John on their adventure to Neverland guided by none other than Peter Pan and Tinker Bell! This classic story brought to life through dance is the perfect show for the whole family!
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