Tickets for Season 14-OWH

Cinderella

  • April 27 & 28 – Hoff Family Arts & Culture Center, Council Bluffs
  • May 11 & 12 – Orpheum Theater, Omaha

Join us for the world premiere of Cinderella, our magical new full-length story ballet! It’s an uplifting rendition of a story beloved across generations and cultures: an affirmation that good things come in due season.

Choreographer Erika Overturff summons all the artistry of classical ballet – with its brilliant dancing, spectacular settings, and rich costuming – to whirl the heroine on a journey that is both intimate and grand. There’s charm, humor, and – of course – a little magic!

Appealing on many levels, our Cinderella at heart is an inspiring story of an under-appreciated young woman who discovers that her own natural kindness and inner beauty have rewarded her with the power to change her destiny.

All programming is subject to change.


Completed Season 14 programs

The Nutcracker

  • November 18 & 19* – Hoff Family Arts & Culture Center, Council Bluffs
  • December 9 & 10 – Orpheum Theater, Omaha

Visual splendor, dazzling spectacle, a charming story, and brilliant classical dancing – it’s no wonder our version of the world’s favorite holiday ballet is a family tradition!

Fresh, lively, and thoroughly entertaining, The Nutcracker highlights the versatility of AMB’s cast of professional artists, backed by a polished ensemble of student dancers recruited by auditions from across the metro area.

*November 19 is a sensory-friendly performance, designed to increase accessibility for people on the autism spectrum. For more information, email sarah@amballet.org.


Two sold-out public performances and standing ovations greeted AMB’s Season 14 ‘Momentum’

Momentum

  • October 14 & 15Hoff Family Arts & Culture Center, Council Bluffs

Momentumour bold menu of brilliant dance – showcases the expressive range of ballet with a program of varied works.

Erin Alarcón’s Fragile Creatures hauntingly explores the mysterious world of memory. Monique Haley’s Love Games depicts the flirty tug-of-war we play when falling for someone. Joffrey Ballet co-founder Gerald Arpino’s Confetti is a sparkling classical jewel, and Erika Overturff’s Go West! is an exuberant celebration of the spirit and stories of the American West.

Watch Lance Glenn’s behind-the-scenes film about Gerald Arpino’s “Confetti”
Watch Lance Glenn’s behind-the-scenes film about the making of Erin Alarcón’s “Fragile Creatures”

Hear an interview with Erin Alarcón, Fragile Creatures choreographer, on KIOS-FM.

Watch Lance Glenn’s behind-the-scenes film about Monique Haley’s “Love Games”
Watch Lance Glenn’s behind-the-scenes film about the making of Erika Overturff’s “Go West!”

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