Performances for Schools
School performances allow students to experience the magic of live professional ballet in a welcoming environment. Resource Packs and Excursion Management Plans are provided complimentary to teachers, making the experience as simple for teachers as it is rewarding for students.
Tickets: $22 per student
One free teacher for every 10 students
$35 per additional adult (maximum of three for every 10 students)
In-Synch: Ballet at the Quarry
Thursday 7 February, 7.30pm (Week 1, Term 1)
Quarry Amphitheatre, City Beach
Approx. running time: 2 hours, 20 minutes
Suitable for Years 7–12
For the first time, secondary dance students can attend the dress rehearsal of WAB’s sell-out summer season. Featuring three neo-classical and contemporary works, pushing the art form to new heights.
Reincarnation by Garry Stewart explores notions of death and transformation, and sees WAB and Co3 Australia join forces to share the stage together.
X-It by Johanna Nuutinen questions what kind of emotions are stirred when someone is under constant surveillance.
And finally, WAB’s dancers team with world renowned vocalist, beat-boxer and looper, MB14 in a thrilling improvisation of dance and music to bring you In-Synch.
Thursday 4 July, 1pm (Week 10, Term 2)
West Australian Ballet Centre
Approx. running time: 90 minutes
Suitable for Years 4–12
Performing from the heart, the dancers of West Australian Ballet showcase their choreographic flair and exceptional skill in our unique miniseason of short works. Be wowed by the next generation of choreographic talent.
ALICE (in wonderland)
Wednesday 27 November, 12pm (Week 7, Term 4)
Wednesday 11 December, 12pm (Week 9, Term 4)
His Majesty’s Theatre with West Australian Philharmonic Orchestra
Approx. running time: 2 hours
Suitable for Years 2–12
Choreographed by Septime Webre
Take a trip down the rabbit hole in a wild sensation that has played to packed houses and adoring audiences. Exploding with jaw-dropping fantasy and excitement, we promise fun for all ages with this giddy, over-the-top re-imagining of the Lewis Carroll classic.
Fasten your seatbelts and join us on a spectacular adventure overflowing with unexpected humour and unbridled energy. The perfect way to end the school year.