International Tour THIS SPRING!

7th International Encounter of Dance Festival

Cancun, Mexico     May 27-28, 2017

In December 2016, Kentucky Ballet Theatre accepted an invitation to perform at the 7th International Encounter of Dance Festival in Cancun, Mexico with a variety of international ballet companies. KBT will present four short works from their repertoire.


This is the first international tour for KBT's professional company. We join other internationally-renowned companies such as the Ballet Nacional de Mexico among others, with a highly competitive selection process.


 A small group of dancers, lead by Artistic Director Norbe Risco, will perform in two different performances.

Dancers include Principals Jorge Barani and Kelsey Van Tine and Soloists Meisy Garcia and Mauricio Fernandez.


Learn more by reading our Press release below.

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