BalletX — Friday & Saturday, October 11 & 12, 2019, 8 p.m. Bringing a unique mix of original, dynamic choreography to the stage, BalletX was founded to challenge the boundaries of classical ballet, and, according to The New York Times, its dancers are “among America’s best.” Through bold new dance that combines experimentation with traditional technique, the company forges new works of athleticism, emotion and grace. Tickets: Regular $48; Student $43; Child $20; Student Rush day-of-show (with valid I.D.) $10. Box office: 828-257-4530 or worthamarts.org. EXTRA: Go deeper with BalletX in a Thursday, Oct. 10 master class for pre-professional dancers and a Saturday, Oct. 12 public dance class for all skill levels — both in the new Henry LaBrun Studio — along with two pre-performance discussions with the company at the Tina McGuire Theatre.