Carolina Ballet is one of America’s premier arts organizations. Launched as a professional dance company in 1997 under the direction of Artistic Director/CEO Robert Weiss, Carolina Ballet has since garnered critical praise from the national and international media, staged over 100 world premiere ballets, and toured internationally in China and Hungary.
Carolina Ballet is committed to bringing arts education and appreciation to a wide student audience throughout the state of North Carolina.
The Ballet has developed multiple educational outreach programs that strive to reach school audiences in a variety of ways. We believe that arts education is a vital component of children’s learning as well as an important mission of our company.