• Candlelight Ballet: Featuring Tchaikovsky & More

Candlelight Ballet: Featuring Tchaikovsky & More

Sat 25 Jun, 2022

🎫 Zone A (premium visibility)
🎫 Zone B (great visibility)
🎫 Zone C (good visibility)
🎫 VIP (access to a private bar and balcony, mostly standing) (Not ADA compliant)

Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis within each zone

What You Will Enjoy
🕯️ An intimate ambience in a beautiful venue bathed in candlelight
🎻🩰 A talented string quartet performing classical pieces by Tchaikovsky accompanied by ballet dancers
⛪ The stunning architecture of the iconic Irondale
🍽️ Beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic) will be available for additional purchase. No outside food or beverages are allowed

General Info
📍 Venue: Irondale
📅 Date and time: various dates available at 7 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is ADA compliant
❓ View the FAQs for this event here.
✅ Safety measures will be in place throughout the experience. See your ticket for more details
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert, please click here

Tentative Program

  • Brahms – “Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G Minor, WoO 1 No. 5” *
  • Offenbach – "Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour (Barcarolle) from Tales of Hoffman" *
  • Borodin – “String Quartet No. 1 in A Major: III. Scherzo: Prestissimo”
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 14c, Pas de deux. Variation II - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” *
  • Dvořák – “String Quartet No. 12 in F Major, Op. 96, B.179 - “American Quartet”: IV. Finale (Vivace ma non troppo)
  • Saint-Saëns – "The Carnival of the Animals, R 125: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)" *
  • Tchaikovsky – “Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48, TH 48: II. Walzer”
  • Khachaturian – “Suite from Gayane No. 3: V. Sabre Dance" *
  • Massenet – “Thaïs: Méditation”
  • Piazzolla – "Oblivion" *
  • Tchaikovsky – “String Quartet No. 3 in E-Flat Minor, Op. 30: IV. Finale. Allegro non troppo e risoluto”
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, Act I “The Spell”: No. 6, Waltz” *
  • Fauré – “Pavane, Op. 50”
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 12d, Divertissement. Trepak, Russian Dance” *

* Will be accompanied by ballet dancers


  • Highline String Quartet
  • Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre

The global Candlelight classical music series transforms the most beautiful venues into intimate performance settings. In this special concert, a warm ambiance bathed in flickering candlelight provides the perfect backdrop for the elegant sounds of Tchaikovsky, Fauré, and more Romantic masterminds. Waltzes and operas to make you sway... these stunning pieces will come to life before you, culminating in an entrancing ballet performance. Sit back, relax, and enjoy an elegant evening of music and dance.

based on 94 reviews
  • Beautiful showcase, great as an introductory experience to live performance.
  • Very lovely ! Enjoyed immediately
  • Such a beautiful experience!
  • The music was FANTASTIC - stellar! The dancing, eh.....
  • It was a beautiful concert, and the ballet accompaniment made it even better. Space lovely, sears lovely and staff quick and helpful. Definitely coming to another one!
  • Amazing performance!
  • Excellent show! Very intimate setting ✨
  • Amazing, great talent, highly enjoyable. 3rd Fever event, can’t wait to experience more . Thank you
  • an amazing performance
  • Loved it!!!!!!!!! A little hard to hear the speakers, maybe the mic. The performers were spectacular and I’m so glad it was rescheduled!!!!!!! Bravo to everyone!!!!!!
  • Amazing!!!
  • The Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre performers were amazing.
  • exceptional event

Getting there

Whitfield Entertainment Group Studios

1235 W St NE, Washington DC, 20018

Select date and session

01 Jul
26 Aug
7:00 PM
9:15 PM
Zone C for $40.00 per person
Zone B for $55.00 per person
Zone A for $65.00 per person
VIP for $75.00 per person
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