Livestream on Ballet TV
Our 2023 livestreams are now complete, we hope you enjoyed the show! Check back here for future livestreams.
Enjoy the magic of live ballet from the comfort of your living room. Supported by our Principal Partner Telstra, experience world-class performances in real time and for up to 14 days after the performance date with Live on Ballet TV.
As part of our 60th anniversary celebrations we are delighted to present the following performances Live on Ballet TV:
- Don Quixote: Streamed Friday 24 March. No longer available.
- Jewels: Streamed Thursday 6 July. No longer available.
- Swan Lake: Streamed Friday 29 September. No longer available.
- The Dream / Marguerite and Armand: Streamed Tuesday 5 December. No longer available.
- Single tickets $29 / $26 (for subscribers)
Tickets to all of our livestreams are on sale now.
Each livestream can be accessed on any device for up to 14 days from the livestream start time without needing to download software or applications. To view on your smart TV, additional applications or devices may be needed. Once you have booked your ticket, you will receive an email before the live performance with full information on how to view the stream and a unique link to watch the ballet. If you purchase a ticket within the 14 days of the livestream commencing, you will receive your ticket up to 15 minutes after purchase.
Frequently asked questions
How do I access my livestream?
A link to watch the livestream will be emailed to you 2 days prior to the performance date from [email protected] with the subject line “Your tickets from The Australian Ballet”. Please ensure you check your spam, junk and promotions folders for this email. Ensure that your email address is updated in your My Account so that we have the correct address to send these to. There will be one link per ticket purchased and each link will permit only one device to stream the performance. This includes SmartTVs, so you can invite a group of friends and cast direct to your TV.
You will have up to 14 days after the advertised performance start time to access the livestream.
Can I gift a livestream ticket?
Yes you can! In the days leading up to the livestream, you will be emailed a unique link for each ticket you purchased. If purchasing as a gift, you will need to forward the recipient their livestream link.
Is Livestream On Ballet TV available to view in my country?
Yes, Livestream on Ballet TV is available to watch worldwide. Please note the livestreams are in Australian Eastern Time, so please make sure you double check the time zone in your country.
Is Live On Ballet TV really live?
If you start the livestream at the starting time promoted you will be watching it live. If you are unable to start at the same time as the live performance, we recommend waiting until it has ended before starting your livestream.
If I start watching during the 14-day window, will I be able to finish viewing the production?
Yes, as long as you leave enough time between when you start the ballet and when the 14-day window ends. The stream will conclude at 7:15pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time 14 days after commencement.
Can I purchase any of the livestreams on DVD?
No, this is only available to watch as a livestream.
Can I pause the stream?
Yes. You can pause and re-commence the stream in the 14-day window.
Can I get assistance viewing on my device?
Technical information and streaming support is available here.
Can I watch the performance more than once?
The performance price is for a single view only.
I haven’t received my access link, what should I do?
- Please check your spam, junk and promotions folder for our email as sometimes they end up there. To avoid our emails going into these folders you can add [email protected] to your contact list.
- Check the email address you have provided us in your My Account to ensure it is the correct email address with no errors.
- Contact our friendly customer experience team who can arrange for your unique access link to be resent to you. You can contact us here or by phone on 1300 369 741, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm, excluding public holidays.
I didn't get a chance to watch, can I watch after the 14 day window?
Due to licencing restrictions, the stream is only available during the advertised times.