Queensland Ballet Friends —

COST

Annual Membership — $50

 

HOW TO JOIN

You can join online or by phoning Qtix on 136 246.

You can also join when you make your season ticket booking.

 

MORE INFORMATION

Please email us or call 07 3013 6662.

Share your enjoyment of ballet and discover more about your Company throughout the year by joining the Queensland Ballet Friends today!

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2017 FRIENDS

Thanks for being a friend for our 2017 Season, below is your remaining events and dress rehearsals.

FRIENDS EVENTS

Friends @ the Melbourne Cup / Tue 7 November
Pull out your fascinators or shine your shoes as we watch the race that stops the nation.

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Festive Fling / Fri 1 December
Raise a glass of festive cheer and celebrate a fabulous year of friendship with dancers, staff and fellow friends.

Friends @ the Flicks
Join your QB Friends throughout 2017 for pirouettes and popcorn at Palace Barracks Cinemas. 

DRESS REHEARSALS

Friends have exclusive access to purchase tickets to dress rehearsals during the year. Share in the final rehearsal moments as the dancers, Artistic and Technical teams work through the final rehearsal, placing the final touches before opening night.

Peter Pan Tue 24 October, 7.00pm
The Nutcracker Thu 7 December, 7.00pm

Tickets: $50
 



2018 FRIENDS

FRIENDS EVENTS

Meet The Dancers / Friday 16 February
Join us in welcoming our new dancers to QB and the Academy in 2018. 

Reaching for the stars: the reality of high performance / Saturday 28 April
Learn how we protect our dancers from injury in rehearsals and on stage. Join Director of Performance Medicine, Zara Gomes, and our dancers as they reveal what it takes to reach their full potential as elite artists. 

Dressing the parts: Cinderella / Wednesday 8 August
We welcome you into our costume department to meet our Resident Designer and Wardrobe Production Manager, Noelene Hill and Wig and Makeup Stylist, Michael Green as they guide us through the process of dressing our dancers for this year’s production of Cinderella

Festive Fling / Thursday 6 December
Let us celebrate another fabulous year of friendship with dancers, staff and fellow QB Friends. 

Friends @ the Flicks
Join us throughout the year as we head to Palace Cinemas for screenings of the latest ballet productions from around the world. 

DRESS REHEARSALS

Friends have exclusive access to purchase tickets to dress rehearsals during the year. Share in the final rehearsal moments as the dancers, Artistic and Technical teams work through the final rehearsal, placing the final touches before opening night. 

La Bayadère Thursday 15 March, 7pm
Carmen & Firebird Thursday 24 May, 7pm
Cinderella Thursday 6 September, 7pm
The Nutcracker Thursday 13 December, 7pm

Tickets: $50
 


 

OUR STORIES

You will receive newsletters twice a year, filled with insights into our productions, stories from the dancers and other behind-the-scenes knowledge for all ballet lovers. 


MEMBER BADGE

Our QB Friends also receive a badge to wear with pride at our ballets and events throughout the year. 


DANCE CLASSES DISCOUNT

Dance is great way to get fit, stay flexible and have a whole lot of fun. Our program of public classes specialise in Ballet, Energy Boosters, Contemporary and Mind & Body. We even have a Seniors in Studio program on Sundays to increase fitness, stamina and find a new ‘happy place’ with friends.

QB Friends can enjoy the following discounts:
Casual class $14
10 Class package $119
30 Day Membership $124
Courses $124
 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Our Friends help represent Queensland Ballet at many of our public events throughout the year. If you enjoy meeting new people and sharing our wonderful world of ballet with the community, we’d love you to join our team.
 

MEMBERSHIP PACKS

Each member will receive a pack with all information regarding your membership for the year. On average each member will receive their membership pack within four weeks of registration. If you do not receive your pack in this time, do not hesitate to contact us, please email qbf@queenslandballet.com.au or call Ally Bennett, Development Coordinator on 07 3013 6662

Meet The Dancers 2017
Queensland Ballet Academy continues to raise the barre

Academy Director, Christian Tátchev chats about the approach the Academy is taking to developing the artists of the future.

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QB Junior Friends

Every young Queenslander aged 2 - 17 years is invited to join our very special year-round membership program. 

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Tea, Tights and Tutus: Capturing The Ephemeral