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Queensland Ballet’s The Nutcracker | South Brisbane

16 December, 2021 - 23 December, 2021

Queensland's Ballet The Nutcracker

Be captivated by an enchanting Christmas Eve story, featuring a dance by the Sugar Plum fairy and a Waltz of the Flowers in the Land of the Sweets. Share the festive tradition with family and friends as Queensland Ballet brings the lovable characters of The Nutcracker to life.

The story has all the delightful elements: a buoyant family party, a Christmas tree glittering with ornaments and a surprise magician with presents. As you enter the dream of a young girl be enchanted by a world of dance featuring mice, toys and lollies that create magic for every imagination.

This classical ballet was first performed in Russia in 1892 and has become a cherished Christmas tradition the world over. Queensland Ballet’s production was choreographed by Ben Stevenson OBE in 1976 and premiered for the Brisbane audience in 2013. Now in its eighth season be delighted by this Christmas tradition and get whisked away by The Nutcracker.

  • 16-23 December 2021
  • 2 hours including interval
  • Relaxed performance Friday, 17 December 2021, 1:30pm
  • Tickets rand from $40-$160 per person


16 December, 2021
23 December, 2021
Event Category:


Queensland Ballet


Corner Grey Street and Melbourne Street
South Bank, Queensland 4101 Australia
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