Exclusive Albany Activities


As part of West Australian Ballet’s south west tour of Five by Night, WAB is offering two exclusive activities to the city of Albany including a public lecture Ballet Unveiled – Five by Night, and breaking workshops for kids and adults with WAB’s guest artist Pepito.



Ballet Unveiled – Five by Night – FREE EVENT

Join us for an entertaining public lecture with West Australian Ballet. Starting from the beginnings of ballet as an art form, to the history and people of West Australian Ballet, and through to the processes of putting on a production such as Five by Night, showing at the Albany Entertainment Centre on Saturday 5 March.


WHEN: Thursday 25 February, 6pm

WHERE: Kalyenup Studio, Albany Entertainment Centre

TO BOOK: tracey.armstrong@ptt.wa.gov.au or 08 9844 5012



Company Class On Stage – FREE EVENT

WAB invites members of the general public to watch our company dancers take class on stage at the Albany Entertainment Centre before their matinee performance of Five by Night.


WHEN: Saturday 5 March 12.15-1.30pm

WHERE: Albany Entertainment Centre

BOOKINGS: No bookings necessary.



Breaking Workshops with Pepito – FREE EVENT

Performing with WAB in Five by Night: Ballet at the Quarry, Australia’s three time Bboy champion Pepito, has been wowing audiences with his moves in the hip-hop/ballet fusion To The Pointe. Pepito will be traveling to Albany to share his skills with the local community. Students aged 8 years through to adults can learn the basics of breaking or perfect some new moves, all levels welcome.


WHEN: Sunday 6 March

11.00-12.00pm: 8-11 years

12.15-1.15pm: 12-14 years

1.30-2.30pm: 15+ years and adults

WHERE: Kalyenup Studio, Albany Entertainment Centre

WHO: Boys and girls aged 8+ Adults welcome to join from 1.30pm. No dance experience required.

TO REGISTER: To ensure you don’t miss out, email drobertson@waballet.com.au with name, age and contact details. Please sign and bring the disclaimer form. No participation without a signed form. Registrations on the day will be subject to availability. Call WAB on (08) 9214 0707 for more info.



Ballet Workshop Day with West Australian Ballet – FREE EVENT

WHEN: Sunday 3 April. Schedule TBC.

For more information contact your ballet teacher or WAB’s Education Team on (08) 9214 0707 or email.



School Incursions with West Australia Ballet – FREE EVENT

WHEN: Monday 4 April – Friday 8 April

If you’re a primary or secondary school in the Albany area and would like West Australian Ballet’s highly skilled team of Teaching Artists to visit your school (for free) contact the Education Team on (08) 9214 0707 or email.


This regional tour has been funded by the State Government’s Royalties for Regions Program administered by the Department of Culture and the Arts in consultation with the Department of Regional Development.


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