#School & Community Matinees

School & Community Matinees

Enjoy a program of performances for students, teachers and groups.

Curated specifically for students and teachers, these abridged performances are approximately 70 minutes including a post-show Q&A, giving first-hand insights from our creatives.

What to expect at a Queensland Ballet School & Community Matinee

Queensland Ballet love to welcome school groups into the theatre to see our
performances. To help you and your classmates have the best time possible we’ve put together these top tips for before, during and after the performance.


#Ballet Fundamentals Videos

Ballet Movement Vocabulary

Ballet Movement Vocabulary

Ballet Mime Vocabulary

Ballet Mime Vocabulary

Example of Choreographic Devices: Choreography Excerpt, Greg Horsman’s Coppélia

Example of Choreographic Devices: Choreography Excerpt, Greg Horsman’s Coppélia

Example of Partnering: Choreography Excerpt, Greg Horsman’s Coppélia

Example of Partnering: Choreography Excerpt, Greg Horsman’s Coppélia

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills: Coppélia

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills: Coppélia

Safe Dance Practice: How Queensland Ballet Dancers Warm-up their Bodies

Safe Dance Practice: How Queensland Ballet Dancers Warm-up their Bodies

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills: The Sleeping Beauty

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills: The Sleeping Beauty

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills 2: The Sleeping Beauty

Example of Movements With or Without Using Expressive Skills 2: The Sleeping Beauty