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The Australian Ballet

2 Kavanagh St | Level 4, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 1300 369 741
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The sleeping beauty!

The performance was amazing. Costuming, sets and dances kept the audience captivated throughout the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Denise H
via mobile
Sleeping Beauty -beautiful

This is the first time my daughter & I have seen a professional ballet. The costumes were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Elaine B
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The Australian Ballet exists to inspire, delight and challenge audiences through the power of its performances. The Australian Ballet is one of the world's premier ballet companies and has delivered extraordinary performances for over 50 years. A commitment to artistic excellence, a spirited style and a willingness to take risks have defined the company from its earliest days, both onstage and off. Moving effortlessly between the great classical ballets and new contemporary commissions, the company has a uniquely Australian style, powered by artistry and athleticism.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Kavanagh St | Level 4, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
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+61 1300 369 741
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The performance was amazing. Costuming, sets and dances kept the audience captivated throughout the whole ballet. Thank you for a very entertaining night !

Thank Denise H
Reviewed yesterday

This is the first time my daughter & I have seen a professional ballet. The costumes were beautiful, orchestra excellent and the dancers brilliant. Loved the whole experience and would definitely go to another show

Thank Elaine B
Management response:Responded yesterday

So happy to hear that your first ballet experience was wonderful! Hope to see you at the theatre again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago

Haven't been to a full Ballet and I am so glad I went to this one we had the best seats and the show was amazing with the most beautiful costumes and the music was stunning the performers were great and did an awesome job

Thank Bec B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely wonderful production as we have come to expect from The Australian Ballet. As a subscriber, I really enjoyed this ballet as I have all of the previous productions I have attended. The costuming was amazing and the music by Orchestra Victoria was faultless and...More

Thank susieq6
Management response:Responded yesterday

We're delighted we met your high expectations! Look forward to seeing you at the theatre again for your next ballet in your season package. Thanks for your support as a Subscriber!

Reviewed 2 days ago

It's the costumes. Such beauty. Such craftsmanship. The Sleeping Beauty was a visual feast! Loved it. Beautiful.

Thank Messyhair99
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thanks Messyhair99! The Sleeping Beauty is a lavish visual feast indeed.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went and saw the Sleeping Beauty at the Arts Centre and absolutely loved it. The costumes and sets were gorgeous and I was so entranced in the dancers skills! I felt that (nearly) 3 hours was a bit too long - I think some...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thanks Elizabeth J for your well-weighted review. Hope to see you at the ballet again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought it was excellent. Orchestra Victoria was in fine form. We are certainly lucky to have one of the best ballet companies in the world. I was in the front row which means that because the stage is perfectly horizontal (as it should be...More

Thank Bruce S
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thanks for your warm review of our dancers and Orchestra Victoria. You might be interested that Orchestra Victoria have their Bendigo Festival 17 - 22 July 2017

Reviewed 2 days ago

Just wow! I have never ever been to the Ballet in my 47 years and after this production I will make it a goal to attend at least one a year! It was simply magical: Beautiful in every way. The lavish sets and the amazing...More

Thank Troy H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I had our first visit to the ballet and we weren't disappointed. I smiled through the whole performance. My 8yo was mesmerised!! The costumes and sets were amazing and the dancers were unbelievable. Loved it!

Thank Sharon F
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to Sleeping Beauty last night- 20th June....beautiful stage design and although the costuming was very beautiful on the eye I felt they were far too heavy and ornate to allow for a clear view of the magnificent choreography and dancing itself. The principal...More

Thank louisamay55
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thanks for your warm review of our dancers. You might like to discover more fun facts about our artists at https://australianballet.com.au/the-artists/dancers

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