CBT’s current mission is to engage, entertain, and educate its audience through the dynamic medium of dance. CBT works to provide Greenville with resident professional dancers who are dedicated to creating rich educational opportunities in dance for all segments of its Upstate audience. CBT will provide professional performances, masterclasses, and quality educational programs for participants to experience the joy and magic of live dance regardless of financial or socioeconomic barriers.

Founded in 1972, Carolina Ballet Theatre is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and serves as Greenville’s only resident professional dance company. CBT’s mission is to engage, educate and entertain its audiences through the dynamic medium of dance. With over 40 years in the Upstate, CBT has become a significant contributor to Greenville’s vibrant arts and culture through the generous support of MAC (Metropolitan Arts Council), SCAC (South Carolina Arts Commission), and generous donors and patrons.