The Wizard of Oz

October 23rd 2020 - October 25th 2020

The Wizard of Oz: Follow Dorothy and her friends down the yellow brick road in the all-time family favorite, The Wizard of Oz. L. Frank Baum’s tale of family, friendship and courage is visually stunning with fun and original choreography by Artistic Director Carlos Agudelo. Premiering in the Upstate, this enchanting ballet is filled with Glenda the Good Witch, The Wicked Witch of the West, Scarecrow, Lion, Tin Man, the Emerald City and so many more characters. Celebrate with us as you bring you “home” to Ballet Spartanburg in October.

Fri Oct 23 7:00PM | Sat Oct 24 3:00PM | Sun Oct 25 3:00PM
STUDENT $20 | SENIOR $23 | ADULT $25


  • We will begin our season in October with a family ballet for the “young at heart”, the magical and wonderful The Wizard of Oz
  • In December, we will collaborate with the Spartanburg Philharmonic to present our 30th Anniversary of The Nutcracker
  • February, we will present a one night only An Evening with Carlos Agudelo to celebrate his 30 years of passion in dance and to highlight our collaboration with the Hub City Writers Project. 
  • Get ready for Le Cabaret Rouge in our Studio Series production in March. Think macaroons, champagne and Paris. Le Cabaret Rouge is an added event and not part of the season. 
  • In April, we conclude our season with the whimsical and fun ballet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

     “There’s no place like home” is one of the most famous quotes from Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. Ballet Spartanburg welcomes you home for our 2020/2021 season. We miss you. Welcome to our 55th Season. 



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Ballet Spartanburg

Ballet Spartanburg is an
Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award

Ballet Spartanburg has received the 2018 Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award. This award is given each year by the South Carolina Arts Commission to recognize exemplary artists and arts organizations for the State of South Carolina. “Each recipient of these Verner Awards is an outstanding ambassador for our state and contributes greatly not just to the arts community, but the overall quality of life.  As the Arts Commission nears completion of its 50th anniversary celebration, we are honored to recognize organizations and individuals who live out the service, commitment and passion that helped the arts here thrive throughout the last half century." S.C. Arts Commission Chairman Henry Horowitz.

Your loyal and continued support allows expansion of  new outreach programs, professional performances and new dance audiences.  We are very appreciative of generous gifts from corporations, individuals and families.  We value your past, present and future support. Every dime matters. Every dollar matters. We hope you will join as a supporter today.

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