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Miami City Ballet

ABOUT MIAMI CITY BALLET Miami City Ballet, celebrating its 35th anniversary season, has a diverse roster of 50 dancers and a repertoire of more than 130 works. As one of the most renowned ballet companies in the country, Miami City Ballet performs for nearly 125,000 patrons annually during its South Florida home season in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and tours to major cities domestically and internationally, including recent visits to New York City, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles and Paris. Miami City Ballet School, the official school of Miami City Ballet, is one of the most respected ballet training academies in America. The School trains students, ages 3-18 year-round and grants more than $650,000 in scholarships annually. Miami City Ballet’s Community Engagement programs and initiatives touch the lives of more than 14,000 young people, seniors, and community members, annually. Executive Director Tania Castroverde Moskalenko and Artistic Director Lourdes Lopez lead the company. Lopez was recently awarded the prestigious Dance Magazine Award in 2018 and was named one of “The Most Influential People in Dance Today.” She is on the Ford Foundation Board of Trustees, the first artist to ever serve on its Board. Miami City Ballet was founded in 1985 by Miami philanthropist Toby Lerner Ansin and Founding Artistic Director Edward Villella. It is headquartered in Miami Beach, FL, at the Ophelia & Juan Js. Roca Center, a facility designed by renowned architectural firm, Arquitectonica. MODERATOR POLICY AND GUIDELINES FOR SOCIAL MEDIA RESPONSIBILITY, ETIQUETTE AND VALUES We endeavor to maintain an environment that is consistently topical, courteous, and respectful of all commenters that is aligned to our values of care and creation of a safe environment for all. We want to include all comments, but we reserve the right to moderate, remove or reject (not publish) any comments that is or contains: • Personally identifiable information (PII). • Vulgar or abusive language or images. • Defamatory, derogatory, or inflammatory content. • Personal attacks of any kind, threats, belittling, name-calling or bullying statements. • Offensive terms or derogatory statements that target specific groups by race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, age, religion or disability. • Spam or comments that are off topic. This includes: o Multiple, successive off-topic posts by a single user. o Repetitive posts copied and pasted by multiple users. o Spam or comments that are automated. • Promotions of services or products. • Solicitations of funds or for business. • Links to external websites or applications (noncommercial links relevant to the topic or another comment may be acceptable.) • Classified or proprietary information, or information protected by other statutory or regulatory regimes (intellectual property, copyrighted materials, licensed materials, privacy protected information, etc.) • Any other material or content that is deemed to be inappropriate to share on our site. Social media users are subject to the Terms of Service of individual social media platforms.