Miami City Ballet


Miami City Ballerina Dancing Through Pregnancy

Oh, to watch the Miami City Ballet dancers in rehearsal. They are so graceful, so effortless, so… pregnant?


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Money Woes Force Changes At Miami City Ballet

The fantasy of the ballet has been stalled by the real world of money, as financial turmoil at the Miami City Ballet has sent the executive director packing.


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Brazilian Teen Dancing The Dream In Miami

At the age of 14, Mayumi Enokibara left her home in Brazil on a scholarship to study full-time with the Miami City Ballet. Her passion for plies and pirouettes has led this teen far from home and all she’s known.


Lourdes Lopez (Source: Hand Out Photo/Miami City Ballet)

Hometown Dancer Named Miami Ballet’s New Artistic Director

The Miami City Ballet has tapped the co-founder of the New York City dance company Morphoses to be their new Artistic Director.


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Miami City Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ Debuts At Arsht Center

It’s that time of the year again for ballet aficionados and families alike to enjoy the beauty and splendor of the George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker.



Miami City Ballet Dancers Ready For Opening Night

On stage, ballerinas make plies and pirouettes look effortless. But behind the scenes, hours and hours of training, stopping and going is the real life of a ballerina in The Miami City Ballet.


Edward Villella and wife arrive at the 27th Annual Kennedy Center Honors at U.S. Department of State, December 4, 2004 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)

Miami City Ballet’s Founder Announces Retirement

Edward Villella, the founder and director of Miami City Ballet, will retire at the end of the next season.



Miami City Ballet Dancers Trade Leotards For Heat Gear

Winning the NBA Finals is a ‘delicate dance’ and both teams need a legion of fans to really get behind them.



Miami Ballet Couple – A Real Romeo & Juliet

A pair of Miami dancers who fell in love a decade ago play the leads in the Miami City Ballet’s production of “Romeo and Juliet” at the Arsht Center.


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Miami City Ballet Preps For “Program 2”

In preparation for this weekend’s performance of “Program 2”, dancers with The Miami City Ballet are undergoing ‘Company Class’ – a daily hour and a half warm up, practice and drill session.