Charlotte Ballet’s Family Matinees

Special performances designed just for families!

Featuring fun, interactive pre-show lobby activities that relate to the performance, children are encouraged to experience and learn about the ballet in an informal theater setting. Thanks to the continued support of The Leon Levine Foundation, funding bolsters our initiative to bring more families to Charlotte Ballet performances and provides lower ticket prices for children for our Fall and Spring Works Family Matinees.


Pre-show activities begin at 1 PM, followed by the performance at 2 PM.

Ages: Appropriate for all children

FAMILY MATINEE EXPERIENCE INCLUDES

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Special Pre-Show Activities

Before the performance there are special family-friendly activities in the lobby, such as tutu-making or dancing, to educate children on concepts they will see in the ballet.

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Abbreviated Performance

An abbreviated, one-hour performance with shortened versions of programmed works or focus on select pieces.

*Peter Pan Family Matinees will be full-length performances.

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On-Stage Host

An on-stage host at our Fall Works and Spring Works matinee, either a staff member or dancer, to guide the experience and offer behind-the-scenes insights!

FAMILY MATINEE PERFORMANCES

Select “Buy Tickets” next to your date of choice to view tickets through our exclusive ticketing partner, CarolinaTix.

During Charlotte Ballet’s 2018/2019 SEASON, Family Matinees will be held for FALL WORKS in October, PETER PAN in March and SPRING WORKS in April.

Peter Pan

March 9 | Saturday | 2 PM              Buy Tickets

March 10 | Sunday | 2 PM               Buy Tickets

March 16 | Saturday | 2 PM            Buy Tickets

March 17 | Sunday | 2 PM               Buy Tickets

Let your imagination take flight on a spectacular journey to Neverland! Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s gravity-defying Peter Pan promises high-flying adventure, extravagant sets and costumes and marvelous dance for an experience you’ll never, never forget.

*Peter Pan Family Matinees will be full-length performances.

SPRING WORKS

Saturday, April 27 | 2 PM             Buy Tickets

Spring Works captures the beauty and power of our artists through choreographic masterpieces. As artists and athletes, they pull us into the performance and the impact stays with us long after we leave the theater. Feel the power of both the artists and the performance at Spring Works. 


ON THE BLOG

CHARLOTTE BALLET CONTINUES FAMILY MATINEES

Charlotte Ballet’s special, family-friendly performances continue this season thanks to support from The Leon Levine Foundation.

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2017/2018 SPRING WORKS FAMILY MATINEE

Check out our Spring Works Family Matinee activities from last season and see how they related to the performance!

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PRETTY / POWERFUL: CHARLOTTE BALLET’S 2018/19 SEASON

Want to see what else is in store for our 2018/2019 Season? Mommies night out, here we come!

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PLAN YOUR VISIT

Theater, Seating & Parking

Need directions, theater information or want to get the best rates on parking? We’ve got you covered.

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Dining & Activities

Uptown Charlotte is bustling with restaurants, museums and fun! Make it a perfect ballet outing by adding on some of our favorite things near the theater.

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