Bespoke


Thomas Dixon Centre

#Every step a dynamic story

Now in its fourth season, Bespoke is Queensland Ballet’s annual production tailored for lovers of contemporary dance. Be immersed in a dynamic and high-powered dance experience brought to the stage by established choreographers and upcoming dance creators. 

A visual treat of contemporary dance that stretches the imagination and pushes the dancers to their boundaries, Bespoke 2021 introduces the audience to a new way of thinking about movement and storytelling in this innovative, edgy and captivating experience. Follow Queensland Ballet’s classically trained dancers as they explore new avenues of innovative and inspiring choreography.

Collaborating together with creative artists in elements of music, design and digital technology, Bespoke is daring and original. Enter a world of technical and artistic possibility. Be part of an audience compelled by the possibility and beauty of movement, where Queensland Ballet tells the story of dance in today’s world. Through the power and intrigue of contemporary dance, Queensland Ballet's Bespoke season is a must see.

Natalie Weir's role as QB's Resident Choreographer is supported by Veronika Butta.

Creative development of Rani Luther and Daniel Riley's works has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

#Choreographers

Natalie Weir

Natalie Weir

Jack Lister

Jack Lister

Paul Boyd

Paul Boyd

Rani Luther

Rani Luther

Daniel Riley

Daniel Riley

#Performances

Date Time Tickets
  • Adult Masterclass
  • Q&A
  • Youth Masterclass
  • Youth Masterclass

#Tickets

Single Ticket Prices

All Tickets $65

Season Tickets

Save up to 20% with Season Tickets

Fees

A transaction fee of $7.20 applies per transaction.

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#Venue

Thomas Dixon Centre

406 Montague Rd, West End QLD 4101

Home to Queensland Ballet since 1991, the Thomas Dixon Centre is currently under refurbishment and due to reopen in 2021.

Public transport is the preferred option as parking at and around the Thomas Dixon Centre is limited.

Please click here to view the seating map.

#Accessibility

Our tailored accessibility offerings include:

AD

Audio Described

Auslan Q&A

Auslan Interpreted Q&A post show panel discussion with creatives and dancers for selected performances

RP

Relaxed Performances provide a safe and welcoming environment for families with children or people living with autism spectrum disorder and other sensory needs


#Beyond the stage experiences

Going to see Queensland Ballet perform? You can now add something special to your experience with our selection of special programs that complement Queensland Ballet’s live performances throughout each season.

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Centre Stage

Experience ballet class and learn repertoire on stage led by Queensland Ballet Teaching Artists. Features Q&A with Queensland Ballet Artistic or Production Team member, light refreshments and access to view Company dancers take their daily ballet class (Seniors)

Class

Open Company Class

Experience Queensland Ballet Company dancers take their daily ballet class on-stage and a 15-minute Q&A with a Queensland Ballet Artistic or Production Team member (Ages 10+ to Adult)

AM

Adult Masterclass

Active adults with dance experience are invited to learn choreographic repertoire (Ages 18-40, Duration 1 hour 30 minutes)

YM

Youth Masterclass

excel your contemporary and classical technique under guidance from Queensland Ballet’s Artistic Team and industry choreographers (Ages 10-17, Duration 1 hour and 30 minutes

Q&A

Q&A Post show panel discussion with creatives and dancers

School and Group

School group discounts

Queensland Ballet welcomes schools to purchase discounted group tickets for all season performances, pending availability. To book please click here or call 07 3840 7466

Workshop

Pre-Performance Workshops for young ballet fans led by Queensland Ballet Education Teaching Artists. (Ages 2-8, Duration 30 minutes)


★ ★ ★ ★ ½ "… breathtakingly beautiful." ArtsHub
"… continues to challenge boundaries." Limelight

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