The Joffrey Ballet Returns to Santa Barbara

ballerinas in white tutus on stage

The Joffrey Ballet Returns to Santa Barbara

The Joffrey Ballet Returns to Santa Barbara

Appreciate the finer things in life with a visit to Santa Barbara this March to witness a performance from the Chicago-based Joffrey Ballet. The group will perform in Santa Barbara’s Granada Theatre Mar 5 & 6 for two nights of mesmerizing performances. Enjoy the unparalleled skill of this renowned group of ballet professionals, then stay a night or two in the nearby Inn at East Beach.


The Performances

The Joffrey Ballet will take the stage for two nights at The Granada Theatre Mar 5 & 6. On Tuesday Mar 5 (8 p.m.) the ballet selection will showcase The Four Temperaments by George Balanchine. The performance is inspired by humanity’s four senses of humor and their related temperament. Beyond the Shore by Nicolas Blanc, will also be featured. During this performance, watch as the stage takes a deep-sea dive beyond the shore. Also, keep an eye out for Alexander Ekman’s Joy which captures the joy of creating in the moment. The Wednesday, Mar 6 (8 p.m.) performance will include Ekman’s Joy and Blanc’s Encounter. Justin Peck’s In Creases and Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s Mammatus will also join the stage with their creative choreography. Not sure what to expect from The Joffrey Ballet? Here’s a behind-the-scenes clip from some of their practices.


Tickets to The Joffrey Ballet

Tickets are selling extremely fast for these performances, so don’t wait much longer if you’d like to attend! Balcony seats ($49) are still available for the March 5 performance and can be purchased here. And there are still several sections available for Wednesday’s performance. Tickets range in price from $49-$129.


More About The Joffrey Ballet

Based out of Chicago, The Joffrey Ballet is one of America’s premier ballet companies, known for their remarkable and creative performances. The company is committed to artistic excellence, performing both classic masterpieces and contemporary routines. Directed by Ashley Wheater, the company’s unique performances have been described as “a rock concert for the eyes” by notable publications like the Huffington Post. Through the years, The Joffrey Ballet company has pushed the limits of ballet with their intense training and cinematic choreography.


Hotel Near Granada Theatre

Turn a night at the theater into a weekend in Santa Barbara by staying at the nearby Inn at East Beach. Our property is right near The Granada Theatre and offers an outdoor pool, stylish furniture and on-site bike rentals for your convenience. At Inn at East Beach, you will stay well- and well within your budget!


Witness an exciting and unforgettable performance from the notable Joffrey Ballet this March in Santa Barbara! And after the performance, stay a night or two in the nearby Inn at East Beach.



The Joffrey Ballet in Santa Barbara
Where: The Granada Theatre | 1214 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
When: March 5 & March 6, 8 p.m.
Cost: $49+



Inn at East Beach
Whatever makes your ideal California weekend getaway, the Inn at East Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara is here to help you stay well- and well within your budget! 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103. 805.965.0546