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Benicia Ballet Theatre is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  BBT supports and encourages local artists to develop their talents by providing non-discriminatory performance opportunities within the Benicia, Vallejo, and North and East Bay communities. Inspiring dance productions will serve the local communities by making quality cultural activities open, affordable, and accessible to all residents and visitors to the area. The purpose of BBT is to provide charitable and educational programs with no political affiliations to local residents and visitors.

Benicia Ballet Theatre Productions and Events

Every year Benicia Ballet Theatre produce two dance productions.  BBT is the production arm of Benicia Ballet, Inc., a local dance school in Benicia. The shows feature the talents of our Benicia Ballet students, along with other local youth, ranging in age from 3 through 18.


Benicia Ballet Theatre has closed Nutcracker registration to children aged 6 and older.

Registration for Nutcracker is now closed.

Our Nutcracker production will be held at Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre on Saturday, November 20. There will be only one showing.

Tickets will go on sale in October.

Watch for future announcements regarding our Spring Show and our Summer Program.


Perform with Benicia Ballet Theatre

Benicia Ballet Theatre launches it 2021-2022 season with our annual Nutcracker production. This year, our dancers will be performing at Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 20.

Our spring performance is scheduled for Saturday, April 30 at Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre.


All families are required to sign either a Family or Company Contract. The Family Contract commits the dancer to that single show. A Company Contract is only available to dancers aged 10 and older with ballet dance experience. It commits the dancer to perform in both of our productions. Fees vary based upon the age and level of the dancer.

BBT welcomes dancers with experience in all dance styles.

If you are interested in performing with BBT, please check our calendar for audition dates. Registration forms and Family and Company Contracts for all productions will be available through our website.


Photo credit: Peter D. Lichty.  To see more photography of performances, click the button below.