Ballet companies play a important role in many communities, bringing people together to share the art created through the collective work of artists, dancers, musicians, choreographers, and costume designers. Social media helps ballet companies engage their fans, educate the public, and attract new attendees.
In the last 30 days, the average organization in this landscape has grown their audience by 0.9%. National Ballet of Canada grew faster than everyone else, with 3.0% growth! On average, each post in this landscape earns more than 1.10k engagements. American Ballet Theatre is topping the charts with more than 4.34k engagements per post on their 76 posts in the last 30 days.
This Saturday, #ABTSoloists calvinroyaliii & cassiepearlt were slated to make their debuts as Romeo and Juliet in MacMillan’s iconic ballet in Abu Dhabi. In recognition of what this day could have meant for the dancers, we invite you to join us Saturday at 2PM on our IG Live for a Q&A with Cassie and Calvin …11.7k Likes • 68 Comments
Just a casual quarantine makeup look for your Sunday evening dinner plans 🔥 Feat. #ABTPrincipal mistyonpointe & jillelaina | Daily love from your #ABTFam 💖 Misty as The Firebird • 26 May 2018 | #ABTDailyDanceDose10.2k Likes • 60 Comments
Have you watched our stream of A Midsummer Night’s Dream? As Sunday at midnight (PDT) is the last time that the stream will be offered as a donation benefit for #SFBalletCriticalRelief, we’re taking a look at what was happening backstage as the performance was captured. Link in bio to donate (but don’t wait if you’d …
The National Ballet, along with the global community, has faced extraordinary challenges due to COVID-19. These unprecedented circumstances have required us to revise our #2021SeasonNBC. Click the link in bio to explore the new season. These are challenging times for all of us but with the support of our patrons, staff and artists, the National Ballet …
How dancers do... morning coffee. Join First Soloist Tina Pereira for a LIVE ballet class on April 10 at 12 pm EDT on natonalballet’s Instagram.⠀ ⠀ thetinapereira ballerinacouture4.62k Likes • 89 Comments
STUDIO TO STAGE | so much hard work happens before dancers get to the stage, but performing is the ultimate end goal. We know there are a lot of difficult times for everyone right now, but our hearts are still going out to all the performers who put in the blood, sweat and tears, with …
FROM NYCB WITH LOVE // In the midst of preparing for our now-canceled spring performances, NYCB recently completed production on a short film meant to be used to promote our season—a single continuous shot of Sara Mearns and Adrian Danchig-Waring performing an excerpt from Christopher Wheeldon’s This Bitter Earth. As we worked with the footage in …
First soloist nayaramlopes brings us Italian fouettes for the step of the day! 👏 . . . #stepoftheday #ballet #paballet #stayathome #workfromhome #womenofpab #phillyarts #dancersofinstagram3.02k Likes • 13 Comments
SOCIAL DISTANCING CYGNETS 🦢 | Staying connected during a time we are being properly distanced - our amazing dancers continue to bring us joy and hope, even from afar ❤️ abby.jayne angenerosa cctutu stevizzle57968 clararuf xosarahryan2.73k Likes • 67 Comments
Did you know that Principal Dancers Sofiane Sylve and Carlo Di Lanno are fostering bunnies during shelter in place? Brilliantly magnetic onstage, these two are equally as dynamic offstage. And they’ve agreed to answer your questions, as a lead up to this week’s #FlashbackFriday post, which will be… drumroll please… the complete David Dawson ballet …
It might be a long weekend, so we are excited to bring you the downloadable Ballet West Coloring Book! Download it on our Facebook feed!
Looking back at these cheerful and beautiful Birthday Offering costumes on this #tututuesday 💚💜🤍💙💛❤️ • We can’t wait to be back onstage and bring the beauty and joy of our art form to life. But until then, we hope the content we post here will inspire you and make you smile. • 📸 by xmbphotography 👗by uncsadancecostumeshop • #thewashingtonballet #twbdigitaldance
In the midst of preparing for our now-canceled spring performances, NYCB recently completed production on a short film meant to be used to promote our season—a single continuous shot of Sara Mearns and Adrian Danchig-Waring performing an excerpt from Christopher Wheeldon’s This Bitter Earth. As we worked with the footage in the days following the shoot …
Staying connected during a time we are being properly distanced - our amazing dancers continue to bring us joy and hope, even from afar! In this time of great uncertainty, we choose hope. We maintain a vision of gathering again in the sacred space created by artists and audiences. If you are able to support us …
How dancers do... morning coffee. Join First Soloist Tina Pereira for a LIVE ballet class on April 10 at 12 pm EDT on @natonalballet’s Instagram.Likes • 98 Comments
Iowan Miriam Miller inherited her love of dance from her mother and began training at the age of 3. She became an apprentice with NYCB in January 2015, and performed the role of Titania in Balanchine’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream as well as a Princess in Peter Martins’ Swan Lake that year. Miriam joined the …
ABT is #AloneButTogether: Help us sustain the artists who will help heal us on the other side of this crisis. Donate now to the #ABTCrisisReliefFund: https://support.abt.org/ABTCrisisReliefFund 📷: Breanne Granlund rehearsing “The Swallow” in Spring for Alexei Ratmansky’s THE SEASONS
Thank you to all the incredibly brave front-line healthcare workers including doctors, nurses and hospital staff who are working tirelessly around the clock to keep us all safe! Our wardrobe staff are busy making masks and caps from their homes that will be delivered to hospitals around the city. #TorontoTogether
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A must-watch: Carla Körbes in her garden dancing Chistopher Wheeldon's After the Rain. Carla beautifully transforms this iconic pas de deux into a solo. Film by her husband Patrick Fraser Studio. Art happens everywhere 💕 Watch >> bit.ly/AftertheRainCarlaKorbes
Daily love from your #ABTFamily 💖 #ABTPrincipal Misty Copeland getting her makeup done by Jill Haley Gugliuzza for The Firebird 26 May 2018 #ABTDailyDanceDose
This really made our day! Ballet West Academy student, Lily danced for her grandparents and other seniors from the parking lot--and it made THEIR day! That is a true artist.
#SpotlightSaturday on this heartbreaking pas de deux from “Giselle” with Arian Molina Soca and Oksana Maslova. Music by Pennsylvania Ballet Orchestra. 🎥 Alexander Iziliaev.
We're thrilled to announce our 2020/21 season of JOY! With three newly commissioned works in NEXTsteps, the celebrated full-length story ballets Giselle and Cinderella, works by the prolific 21st-century choreographer Alexei Ratmansky in A Night of RATMANSKY, and the Company’s beloved production of the holiday classic, The Nutcracker, the power and beauty of joy will …
#BalletMoment: The scene stealing Wilis in #GiselleNBC form a supernatural sisterhood who dance together as one, demonstrating the strength and skill of our talented Corps de Ballet. pic.twitter.com/jbM0sn2asR
How dancers do... morning coffee. Join First Soloist Tina Pereira for a LIVE ballet class on April 10 at 12 pm EDT on @natonalballet’s Instagram. @TinyTBallerina pic.twitter.com/ImSefAmwKz
“The dancers are themselves dancing with each other to that music in that space," Jerome Robbins wrote to Ballet Review after Dances at a Gathering's 1969 premiere. In this clip from October, Ashley Bouder performs a solo set Chopin’s Étude, Op 25, No 4. #nycbwell #nycbdancebreak pic.twitter.com/i6FdrqiPYx
We’re proud to partner w/ @randomhousekids to bring you 2 new beautiful picture books, out 9/22. “Boys Dance!” is a joyful book about boys who take ballet lessons & the dance heroes who inspire them. “B is for Ballet” is an alphabetical celebration of the world of ballet. pic.twitter.com/n4mdDymgi5
If you've always wanted to take ballet, but didn't have the time (or the nerve!) here your chance. SF Ballet School's adult ballet classes are now being held via Zoom--with live accompaniment! bit.ly/2Uy6x8C102 Likes • 24 Retweets
In the midst of preparing for our now-canceled spring performances, NYCB completed production on a short film—a single continuous shot of Sara Mearns & Adrian Danchig-Waring performing an excerpt from Christopher Wheeldon’s This Bitter Earth: youtu.be/UCH4LeK8iY4 1/379 Likes • 38 Retweets
Staying connected during a time we are being properly distanced - our amazing dancers continue to bring us joy and hope, even from afar. pic.twitter.com/hB4cALWod4
We made it through March - we will keep sharing beautiful moments from One Thousand Pieces to provide a temporary escape. Dancer: PNB Soloist Elle Macy. pic.twitter.com/SK2fM8Pod2
During shelter in-place, we’re sharing some favorite ballets—in their entirety. First up is Stanton Welch's Bespoke! Hurry, each ballet in this new #FlashbackFriday series will only be available for 1 week! bit.ly/2RpIgjl #SFBTogether #SFBalletCares #SFBalletCreates60 Likes • 14 Retweets
ABT x Duke University🙂 We are thrilled to partner with @DukeU! twitter.com/DukeAlumni/sta…21 Likes • 3 Retweets
First soloist Nayara Lopes brings us Italian fouettes for the step of the day! pic.twitter.com/UYL4U6Nqnk
#StepoftheDay: Here’s an entrechat six and a double tour en l’air from principal dancer Sterling Baca! pic.twitter.com/0rPhCuxIcU