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Praying for our country

and an end to the war.

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The Mahaffey Theater!

Escape into the world of fair Verona with Shakespeare’s tragic tale of forbidden love as it comes to life on stage with all the drama, color and excitement of Vadim Fedotov’s choreography and Sergei Prokofiev’s iconic score. Meet the Montague and Capulet families and witness the fateful meeting of the star-crossed lovers like you never have before.

IBF proudly welcomes principal guest artists from the National Ballet of Ukraine, Atlanta Ballet and more for this one night only performance.

IBF Mission Statement

The International Ballet of Florida mission is to share the love and appreciation of classical ballet art with Florida residents and guests via creating live productions in collaboration with international dancers, composers and choreographers and offering world class professional classical ballet training with unique performing opportunities to students of all ages and abilities in Sarasota and Manatee Counties.

Community Partners and Sponsors

IBF is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Art and Culture and the FL Council on Arts and Culture.