2018 Season Announced...
"Melbourne City Ballet presents a special offering for audiences in 2018 of classical productions which have inspired audiences and young dancers for generations. These wonderful productions all share a common theme of the deepest love, both lost and found, featuring new choreography and adaptions to these classic stories. The Company showcase the beauty of our performing artists in 2018 by embarking on tours throughout Victoria, New South Wales, Tasmania, South Australia, Northern Territory and Queensland to more venues than ever before. We hope you will join us in 2018 for this exciting year for the Company." - Michael Pappalardo, Artistic Director
15 - 23 DECEMBER
Join Clara on the adventure through the land of the sweets and in her battle with the Rat King to meet The Nutcracker.
19 April - 5 May
Once upon a time there was a beautiful baby girl… Join Melbourne City Ballet as they present the timeless tale of Sleeping Beauty.
Peter and the wolf
The very special story of Peter & The Wolf, appearing at children's festivals across Victoria & New South Wales.
25 May - 5 August
Passion and power collide as Melbourne City Ballet present Carmen.
4 July - 25 September
Love, honour and loyalty are put to the test in the tragic tale of Madame Butterfly.
14 - 22 December
Rediscover this heart-warming classic of The Nutcracker this Christmas.
Education & Training
Melbourne City Ballet are committed to providing upcoming artists and dance enthusiasts with the highest quality training within our state of the art facilities.
Pointe Shoe Appeal
Our Annual Pointe Shoe appeal is supported by Creative Partnerships Australia through Plus1. For a limited time ALL donations received to our Pointe Shoe Appeal will be matched dollar for dollar
Melbourne City Youth Ballet
Founded in 2014, under the Artistic Directorship of Yuiko Masukawa Melbourne City Youth Ballet (MCYB) is Victoria's most prominent youth classical ballet performance company. It's aim is to provide performance experience for talented young dancers in a nurturing and supportive environment.