Boston Ballet Will Reopen For Live Performances In November

The first ballet will be "The Nutcracker."

Video Transcript

- It's so great to read all of these announcements. The Boston Ballet is getting ready to return to the stage. Today the company announced live performances will resume in November with the holiday classic "The Nutcracker." And the 2021-22 ballet season will include eight world premieres, including five in the choreographer program, which highlights the work of female choreographers. We were seeing traditionally, this has been really important to Mikko Nissinen who's the director of the Boston Ballet, even though women dominate the ballet world, of course, all the choreographers were always men.

- I found that extremely surprising.

- Incredible.

- It's about time.