Butterfly is a modern fairy tale told through movement, blending themes of realism and magic with classical and contemporary technique. Designed to appeal to all ages, featuring 80 full-time students of The Australian Ballet School.
Witness the next generation of Australian dance artists in this playful new production.
Choreographed by Lucas Jervies with costume and set design by Hugh Colman.
Sydney season: 17-18 June 2022
The Australian Ballet School’s annual daytime performances are a tradition amongst audiences, a treat to look forward to each year.
In a showcase of works by talented students, this performance celebrates the art of ballet from the sophisticated to the sublime.
Audiences will be thrilled by a wonderful repertoire filled with the energy, dedication and refined skills of the School’s young dancers.
Tuesday 24 May, 11:00am & 1:30pm
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall
Bookings: Arts Centre Melbourne Box Office
Friday 27 May at 11am & 2pm
Clocktower Centre, Moonee Ponds
Booking details: Clocktower Centre Box Office
The Regional Tour
The Regional Tour is a significant undertaking of The Australian Ballet, touring high quality ballet productions to regional venues across Australia for approximately six weeks annually.
The touring cast comprises artists of The Australian Ballet and senior students (Level 8 and Post Graduate Year) of the School who meet the artistic and technical standards required by the Company.
In 2022 our students will tour and perform with The Australian Ballet in Tasmania, Victoria, New South Wales and the Northern Territory from July to August.
Bookings and more information
Showcase is presented annually in Melbourne and one other city. Students come together in a dazzling performance demonstrating outstanding technical skill and artistry. In a carefully created showcase of ballets; beauty, symmetry and finesse are balanced with the boundless passion and flair of young talent.
End of Year Production
The annual End of Year Production presents a full classical ballet production, featuring Levels 1-8 students, performed at Arts Centre Melbourne.
Public Access Day
Public Access Day is a special event on the School’s calendar and provides everyone with a chance to see the students training in the state of the art facilities of The Primrose Potter Australian Ballet Centre in Melbourne. Hosted by The Australian Ballet Society.