Discover the magic of dance at The Australian Ballet

Ballet Kids

Ballet for kids of all ages

Everyone loves to dance, and at The Australian Ballet we believe it’s never too early to start. There are countless ways for kids to get involved, from fairytale ballets on the mainstage to our brand-new series Storytime Ballet, plus classes, special events and behind-the-scenes exclusives.

Storytime Ballet

Experience all the dazzling wonder of The Sleeping Beauty in a live, interactive production created especially for children aged 3 and up. Running for under an hour, and packed with favourite characters like Red Riding Hood and Cinderella, this narrated version of The Sleeping Beauty will have both boys and girls dancing all the way home.


The Australian Ballet Shop

Dream a little ballet dream with our new range of clothing and accessories designed especially for your tiny dancer.


Once Upon a Time: The Sleeping Beauty in Adelaide

In 2018, Once Upon a Time: The Sleeping Beauty comes to Adelaide. It's a magical ballet experience for the littlest lovers of dance. This special 60 minute, child-friendly version of The Sleeping Beauty is a fully staged production performed with live music and narrated by the royal servant; Catalabutte. 

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Step Inside

Our Step Inside program has a range of events just for kids, including Once Upon A Time and the ever-popular annual Boys’ Day series.