Giving to West Australian Ballet.
Each year, the most wonderful individuals generously donate pointe shoes for our ballerinas, fund the creation of new works, support the health and wellbeing of the dancers and help us deliver many community access and education programs locally and regionally.
Philanthropy accounts for almost 20% of our income, and plays a vital role in the operation of our Company year upon year. Each gift we receive - large or small - breathes life into the art-form which moves and inspires us all.
Annual Giving Circles – our extended ballet family.
Gifts are acknowledged through membership within our Annual Giving Circles, where Members enjoy unique and personalised opportunities with the dancers and our world of ballet.
Friends Circle $75+
Feel the joy of ballet all year round with invites to Open Rehearsals, Summer Soirée at the Quarry and the WAB Christmas Party*. Enjoy complimentary access to our Patrons Lounge all year round.
Ballet Artists' Circle $500+
Celebrate the success of our seasons with the dancers at Curtain Down parties* as a member of the Ballet Artists' Circle.
Principals' Circle $1000+
Receive invitations to our annual Campione events, with fascinating insights into the creative process of new ballet productions.
Choreographer's Circle $2,000+
Meet the fabulous choreographic talent within West Australian Ballet with an exclusive invite to our VIP post-performance cocktail party* at the Genesis season.
Director’s Circle $5,000+
The Director’s Circle opens a new level of access to the Company, which includes a suite of beautifully curated performance experiences* hosted by WAB Leadership.
Bravura Circle $10,000+
Be the first to see each season with invitations to Opening Night Premieres*, private studio visits, and Company Class at your leisure.
Chair’s Circle $25,000+
For a confidential discussion about the Chair’s Circle, please contact Catherine Henwood, Head of Philanthropy on (08) 9214 0723.
To find out more or to join our Giving Circles, we invite you to call a member of our Philanthropy team on (08) 9214 0703 - we would love to hear from you.
*Ticket costs apply. Each Giving Circle includes the benefits of the previous Circle.