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Streaming Release: December 18, 2020
Original Series

On Pointe is a six-part docu-series that captures a season in the School of American Ballet (SAB) in New York City. Featuring unprecedented access to the famous ballet institution, the series follows the lives of the students ages 8 to 18 pursuing their dreams to become ballet dancers. While older students from all over the country rigorously train for professional careers, younger students from New York City are put through their paces as they rehearse and perform in New York City Ballet's holiday classic "George Balanchine's The Nutcracker" onstage at Lincoln Center.

On Pointe Episode List

Season 1
Episode Date Title Description
6 12/18/2020 Showtime! Opening night arrives. A student wins an award from Lincoln Center. SAB closes due to COVID-19.
5 12/18/2020 Stepping Up Younger dancers prepare for dress rehearsals. An older student receives a surprising announcement.
4 12/18/2020 Sacrifice & Support Opening night approaches for the young dancers. The older students face new challenges.
3 12/18/2020 Practice Makes Perfect Rehearsals begin for George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, as students are put through their paces.
2 12/18/2020 Casting & Competition Casting for George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker begins, and students begin professional training.
1 12/18/2020 Getting In The school year begins at the School of American Ballet (SAB) in New York City.

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