Taming of the Shrew

30 August - 1 September 


Melbourne City Ballet, in 2019, Brings to the stage a new ballet choreographed by Artistic Director Michael Pappalardo. This traditional Shakespearian tale of 2 young sisters, one who is charming and delightful and the other quite disagreeable, is transformed into a modern day adaption with a new score performed by a 4 piece band.

Melbourne City Ballet’s production of the Taming of the Shrew is a colourful and playful work, perfect for not only ballet lovers but for anyone who loves a little Jazz and some romantic comedy. With colourful costumes and 30’s inspired sets, this ballet is sure to be a colourful and playful rendition on this story.

Don’t miss your chance to see this colourful new ballet, showing for a limited time!


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Clock Tower Moonee Ponds Melbourne

30  - 31 August at 7.30pm
1 September at 1.30pm


production information

Choreography: Michael Pappalardo

Music: TBA

Duration: 90 minutes

Suitability: this ballet is suitable for all ages