Special Events

The Tallahassee Ballet offers a variety of special events throughout the season, which provide unique opportunities for The Tallahassee Ballet patrons and supporters to get involved and support the ballet, beyond attending our performances.

KOSThe Kingdom of Sweets

November 2017


Kingdom of Sweets is an annual event for the whole family that brings the magic of The Nutcracker to children of all ages. The event features a live performance excerpt from The Nutcracker, buffet of sweets and many hands-on activities.  Children are invited to dance with Clara and characters from the Land of the Sweets. Holiday portraits will be taken by master photographer Dina Ivory, and each family receives a keepsake photo to remember their journey in our Kingdom of Sweets.

Dates and registration information TBA. Stay tuned.



Backstage at the Ballet

December, 2017

Join us for a behind the scenes look at at the making of a production! This event includes a tour of our facilities, discussion and presentations from our resident costume designer and costume shop, and the chance to watch a live rehearsal from our company dancers. Plus, a free raffle entry for (2) tickets to our upcoming performance!

For more information, email maryrebekah@tallahasseeballet.org or call 850-224-6917 ext. 22.


11204985_928808700497913_6086241220363438407_n copyDivine Sisterhood of the Costume Closet

February 2018


Each of the beautiful, painstakingly detailed costumes worn by The Tallahassee Ballet dancers are custom made by resident costume designer Ann Todd. This annual girls’ night out is an opportunity to raise money for the costume fund at The Tallahassee Ballet, and features a cocktail hour, dancing, live music and a delicious dinner.

Dates and registration information TBA. Stay tuned.


11027477_901026836609433_7098135951089009840_nLisa C. Graganella Golf Classic

March 2018

Our annual tournament is The Tallahassee Ballet’s largest fundraiser of the year. The event is held at the Southwood Golf Club, an upscale 18-hole course designed by PGA professional golfer Fred Couples. Participants enjoy first-class golf and a chance to win one of three top prizes, door prizes and silent auction items donated by The Tallahassee Ballet Board of Directors, dancers and local businesses, ranging from cruises to jewelry and gift certificates.

Dates and registration information TBA. Stay tuned.


The Nutcracker

December 16-17, 2017
Treat yourself to one of the holiday season’s most treasured performances, The Tallahassee Ballet’s The Nutcracker.