Academy Performance 2024

Wednesday, May 29 at 6:30 pm

Call 309-690-7990 or email us at for ticketing.

Five Points Washington

Sleeping Beauty 2024

Peoria Ballet presents this magical story of a beautiful princess brought to life through dance. Be enchanted by elaborate costumes, lively music, and full cast of fairytale characters!

Performances at Five Points Washington. Run time: Approximately an hour & a half, plus one intermission.

Friday, April 26 at 7pm and Saturday, April 27 at 12pm and 4pm

In-Theater Outreach (Community Performance) on Friday, April 26 at 10am – This show is for school groups and seniors in assisted living and long term care facilities. Call or email for more information!

The Nutcracker 2023

Peoria Ballet’s The Nutcracker returns to the Peoria Civic Center Theater on December 9 & 10. Treat your family to this enchanting story filled with moments of laughter, magic and delight. 100 Peoria Ballet students, joined by professional guest artists from New York City, dance to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score performed by the live Heartland Festival Orchestra. Kick off the holiday season with this festive treat for audiences of all ages!

In-Theater Outreach on Thursday, December 7th at 9:30 am & 12 pm

Saturday, December 9th at 2 pm & 7:30 pm

Sunday, December 10th at 2 pm


These programs are partially supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Illinois Arts Council Agency through federal funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Community Foundation of Central Illinois.