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2017 Season

Join us in 2017 for a Season of Wonderment. Combining outstanding classic and contemporary works, the season showcases the artistry of dance with story ballets Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland©, The Sleeping Beauty and Nutcracker – The Story of Clara, and inspires awe with Faster and Symphony in C.


For the full up-to-date performance listings and to buy tickets please check the Australian Ballet website.

faster

Faster

Performances from: 2 – 7 April
The Production: Faster is modern ballet at its visceral best: a heart-pumping triple program from some of the world’s best contemporary choreographers.

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the nutcracker

Nutcracker

Performances from: 2 - 20 May
The Production: Graeme Murphy’s acclaimed reimagining of The Nutcracker, like his Swan Lake, masterfully weaves together the enchantment and fantasy of the beloved classic with emotional depth and a modern perspective.

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sleeping beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

Performances from: 11 - 25 November
The Production: David McAllister’s spectacular The Sleeping Beauty unfolds like a rose, drawing you into a world of romance, wonder and imperial grandeur. Spilling over with fairies, princes, woodland nymphs and story-book charm, this ballet casts a spell of delight all the way to true love’s kiss.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland©

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland©

Performances from: 5 - 22 December
The Production: Follow Alice down the rabbit hole into a world of colour, fun and fantasy in this dazzling, internationally acclaimed production. See the wit and charm of Lewis Carroll’s story translated into dance.

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faster

Faster

Performances from: 17 – 27 March
The Production: Faster is modern ballet at its visceral best: a heart-pumping triple program from some of the world’s best contemporary choreographers.

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nutcracker

Nutcracker

Performances from: 2 - 10 June
The Production: Graeme Murphy’s acclaimed reimagining of The Nutcracker, like his Swan Lake, masterfully weaves together the enchantment and fantasy of the beloved classic with emotional depth and a modern perspective.

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The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

Performances from: 16 – 28 June
The Production: David McAllister’s spectacular The Sleeping Beauty unfolds like a rose, drawing you into a world of romance, wonder and imperial grandeur. Spilling over with fairies, princes, woodland nymphs and story-book charm, this ballet casts a spell of delight all the way to true love’s kiss.

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Symphony in C

Symphony in C

Performances from: 24 August - 2 September
The Production: This all-thrills bill features Symphony in C, George Balanchine’s mile-a-minute tutu ballet, alongside a program of classical party pieces and one-act works by up-and-coming choreographers Alice Topp and Richard House.

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland©

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland©

Performances from: 12 - 30 September
The Production: Follow Alice down the rabbit hole into a world of colour, fun and fantasy in this dazzling, internationally acclaimed production. See the wit and charm of Lewis Carroll’s story translated into dance.

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Gala Spectacular 2017

Gala Spectacular 2017

Performances from: 27 - 28 October
The Production: Featuring selections from a number of iconic works, designed to show off the extraordinary talent of the company’s dancers. Experience the beauty and wonder of some of The Australian Ballet’s best-loved heritage works plus the glorious, critically acclaimed Suite en blanc.

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The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

Performances from: 24 February – 4 March
The Production: David McAllister’s spectacular The Sleeping Beauty unfolds like a rose, drawing you into a world of romance, wonder and imperial grandeur. Spilling over with fairies, princes, woodland nymphs and story-book charm, this ballet casts a spell of delight all the way to true love’s kiss.

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