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Become a New Ballet subscriber. Join us for our inaugural season as the Resident Ballet Company of San Jose’s Hammer Theatre Center! For the first time since 2015, San Jose audiences can again subscribe to a full season of ballet.


  • Subscribe now to our CLASSICAL FAVORITES season for exclusive early access to tickets for New Ballet’s sell out productions of The San Jose Nutcracker and tickets to the classical masterpiece Swan Lake. Best seats in the house will be available to subscribers months before any tickets go on sale to the general public.


  • Families with young children including toddlers and pre-schoolers will love the MY VERY FIRST SEASON option, including early access to the best seats of the sell out performances of My Very First Nutcracker and tickets to our production My Very First Ballet: Swan Lake. Both performances will be about an hour long with no intermission, and audiences are filled with young children.


  • Don’t miss a thing! Our ALL ACCESS subscription includes Fast Forward, The San Jose Nutcracker and Swan Lake. Add Momix and or Gallim Dance tickets at an additional discount for a full season of dance.


  • Adding Fast Forward to your subscription includes a cutting-edge evening of brand new contemporary ballet, with a 10% savings on discounted tickets for this riveting performance. For an even fuller season, tickets to Momix and Gallim Dance are available as addons to your subscription at an even greater savings of 20%. These New York modern dance companies are rarely seen in the Bay Area, and will add an exciting vibrancy to the all access season.

Exclusive Perks

All subscribers will save 10% on purchases at the New Ballet Lobby Boutique and special invitations to meet New Ballet Studio Company dancers and experience their work up close and personal in an in-studio rehearsal

2019 – 2020 SEASON

Nutcracker 2019 Featured

The San Jose Nutcracker

December 14, 21 @ 7:00 PM, December 15, 16, 22-24 @ 2:00 PM

Our story begins at a festive holiday party hosted by young Clara, her brother Fritz, and their family in San Jose at the turn of the last century. Meet fascinating Uncle Nikola and his electric gifts, including electric lighting for the home, an arc lamp, and a large electric coil that rivals the power of lightning itself.

December 15, 16, 22-24 @ 11:00 AM

December 14, 21 @ 7:00 PM, December 15, 16, 22-24 @ 2:00 PM

Swan Lake Featured

Private: Swan Lake

December 15, 16, 22-24 @ 11:00 AM

Perhaps the most recognized ballet of all time, Swan Lake makes its highly-anticipated return to New Ballet after stunning audiences in 2017. This immortal love story presents a wicked sorcerer who captures the beautiful Princess Odette and turns her into a swan.