2900 Liberty Ave., Strip District
Founded in 1969, this acclaimed company features nearly 30 dancers from around the U.S. and beyond. Known for its mainstay Nutcracker at the Benedum each December, the company has recently begun upping its game and raising its profile nationally. Its new season begins this month with a mixed-repertory show featuring works by Balanchine, Jiří Kylián and William Forsythe.
2nd: Attack Theatre
3rd: Texture Contemporary Ballet