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This was my first time seeing a ballet live, & it surely did not disappoint. Surely recommended for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SammyWe_88
My first experience at the ballet did not disappoint

My first experience at the ballet did not disappoint. It took me awhile to find the booking office... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jackie82
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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...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time seeing a ballet live, & it surely did not disappoint. Surely recommended for anyone who has never attended a ballet.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first experience at the ballet did not disappoint. It took me awhile to find the booking office ( a few escalators down) but thanks to the friendly staff I was pointed in the right direction. Great seats meant I could see the stage very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Australian Ballet performed Coppelia at Bunjil Place this weekend of 21st July. The performance was fantastic as always, costumes were devine and props/ backdrops were amazing. Well done. Another beautiful ballet. It was my first visit to the theatre at Bunjil Place. Inside was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A stunning evening of ballet: a marriage of music, choreography and sensitive and breath-taking dancing. Wished that I could have seen it again.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

First time..A wonderful experience, talented dancer, beautiful stage, amazing performance! It has increased in the rhythm and emotions finishing with a spectacular ending. To be experienced, definitely!

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AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us, we're so pleased hear you enjoyed Verve and hope to see you back at the ballet in the future!

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Alice Topp's Aurum was superb and I hope we see it again very soon. Fantastic performances by all artists and beautiful choice of music. Its great to see our classical dancers embrace the contemporary works and it enables the men to showcase their capabilities. Loved...More

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AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for sharing your experience with us. We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Verve program, in particular Alice's Aurum. We hope to see you back at the ballet soon!

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

On Saturday afternoon my son and I attended the Australian Ballet’s “Verve”. We both enjoyed the triple bill and the amazing choreography, athleticism and presentation of the the 3 ballets. To be seated in a beautiful theatre and be transported away for a few hours...More

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AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We're so pleased to hear that you and your son had such an enjoyable time together at Verve and hope to see you at the ballet again sometime soon!

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We as a nation should be extremely proud of our world class national ballet company. The talent, artistry & skill of the company should be applauded loud & long. I enjoy seeing both the classical & contemporary ballets. So far this season I have seen...More

Thank Maryanne M
AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We're so happy to hear that you've had such a positive experience with us at the ballet this year and are looking forward to seeing you at our upcoming productions of Giselle and Spartacus!

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Again, the Australian Ballet gave a first rate performance with Verve. The three pieces were absorbing, intricate and well presented visually. We attended a 1.30 pm session on a Saturday. The audience was very engaged (eg, great applause and cheering for these top performances). We...More

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AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed our Verve program and that your overall experience at the ballet was a such a positive one, despite the situation with the drink policy at the venue.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Verve - again Australian Ballet produces a night of wonderful ballet. Varied pieces which demonstrated amazing artistry and talent. Only disappointments were a baby crying and drinks being brought into the auditorium. Policy should revert back to standards being maintained to avoid disturbance and provide...More

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AusBallet, Customer Experience Assistant at The Australian Ballet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks for your feedback, Mark. We're so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful time at our Verve program despite a couple of hiccups at the venue. Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts with us.

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