Queensland Ballet Academy Gala

18 October — 20 October, Gardens Theatre, QUT

An exhilarating showcase of our gifted young dancers.

In celebration of the major expansion of our Academy, we are proud to present the inaugural QB Academy Gala.

We are honoured to feature works by the legendary Sir Kenneth MacMillan and renowned choreographer Liam Scarlett (QB’s Artistic Associate), in a program of inspiring classical pieces and dynamic contemporary works. Be impressed by the high level of artistry, technique and professionalism of the talented students in our Academy’s elite training programs.


About QB Academy

Developing the artists of the future is central to Queensland Ballet’s strategic vision. Read more.

Prelude '18

See QB Academy's Senior Program students perform in 2018. Tickets on sale now!


After selected performances, a panel of creative artists and dancers discusses aspects of the ballet you’ve just seen.



Informative, keepsake programs are distributed free-of-charge at all performances.




  • Friday 18 October — 7:30pm Fri 18 Oct — 7:30pm
    Gardens Theatre, QUT
  • Saturday 19 October — 1:30pm Sat 19 Oct — 1:30pm
    Gardens Theatre, QUT
  • Saturday 19 October — 7:30pm Sat 19 Oct — 7:30pm
  • Sunday 20 October — 1:30pm Sun 20 Oct — 1:30pm


Adults $60
Concession $50
30yrs & under $45
Child $40

A transaction fee of $7.20 applies per transaction. Selected ticket delivery methods may incur an additional charge.

Discounts apply for season ticket packages. Create your own ballet package by choosing just three or more ballets.

Concession: Full Pensioners, QLD Government Seniors Card, Industry (MEAA) Members, Full-time students over 30, Unemployed. National Seniors Card not applicable.

30 yrs & under: Aged 30 years old and under at the time of booking.

Child: Aged 13 years old and under at the time of booking.


Gardens Theatre, QUT