Season Packages
A NEW ERA

2022 SEASON PACKAGES

WELCOME TO OUR 2022 SEASON

This is an important moment in The Australian Ballet’s history. We invite you to take your place for a season of time-honoured classical ballets and striking contemporary works that will move, inspire and surprise. Experience storytelling and spectacle at its finest when you join us as a subscriber to marvel at the possibilities of dance.

Watch an overview of our 2022 season below.

2022 SEASON REPERTOIRE

Anna Karenina

Kunstkamer

Harlequinade

Instruments of Dance

Romeo and Juliet

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Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

The agonies and ecstasies of Anna’s turbulent life are masterfully evoked in this passionate ballet. 

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MELBOURNE 25 FEB - 9 MAR 2022 | SYDNEY 5 - 23 APR 2022
Kunstkamer

Kunstkamer

Like a modern museum curated with wit and incisive intelligence, Kunstkamer invites you to wonder at the endless possibilities of art.

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SYDNEY 29 APR - 14 MAY 2022 | MELBOURNE 3 - 11 JUN 2022
Harlequinade

Harlequinade

A long-lost comedy from the creator of Swan Lake that will charm ballet lovers of all ages.

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MELBOURNE 17 - 25 JUN 2022
Instruments of Dance

Instruments of Dance

Bringing together fascinating works from three corners of the globe, Instruments of Dance is a triple bill that maps the shape of the art form in the 21st century.

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MELBOURNE 23 SEP - 1 OCT 2022 | SYDNEY 10 - 26 NOV 2022
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

John Cranko’s epic version of Shakespeare’s most heart-rending love story returns to The Australian Ballet.

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MELBOURNE 7 - 18 OCT 2022 | SYDNEY 1 - 21 DEC 2022
Step Inside

Step Inside

Dive deeper into dance with these glimpses into our inner world.

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Special Events, Talks and Classes

PEACE OF MIND PROMISE

  • FREE TICKET EXCHANGES

    FREE TICKET EXCHANGES

    Keep your diary flexible with date changes now available up to the day prior to your performance. Subject to availability.

  • BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE

    BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE

    In the event of a performance cancellation, your choice of a ticket refund, credit or donation will be processed within 14 days of request.

  • OUR VENUES

    OUR VENUES

    Your safety is our top priority. We have worked closely with our venues to ensure comprehensive COVID-safe plans are in place.

The benefits of a being a subscriber

  • EARLY TICKET ACCESS

    EARLY TICKET ACCESS

    As a subscriber you have first access to secure your tickets before the general public for all new ballets in the season.

  • THE BEST SEATS

    THE BEST SEATS

    Enjoy priority access to the best seats in the house for all new ballets in the season with the option to keep your seats year after year.

  • SUBSCRIBER SAVINGS

    SUBSCRIBER SAVINGS

    Save on tickets year-round, enjoy 10% off ballet shop items, discounted parking and special offers.

GET TO KNOW DAVID HALLBERG

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I present my second season as Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet with an unwavering belief: there is great power in performance, even in the most challenging of times. We come back to the theatre with gratitude and energy, humility and drive, showing you, our audiences, what we as a community have missed: the unique experience of dance.

David Hallberg, Artistic Director

HOW TO BOOK YOUR SEASON PACKAGE

  • ONLINE - NO FEES

    ONLINE - NO FEES

    Booking online is fast, easy and free. Simply log into your account.

  • PAY BY INSTALMENTS

    PAY BY INSTALMENTS

    Secure your seats today and pay in four easy credit card instalments.

  • TELEPHONE

    TELEPHONE

    Book with our customer experience team on 1300 369 741. A $12 processing fee applies.

We're here to help. Contact our Customer Experience team Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, excluding Victorian public holidays.

FAQ

I have tickets carried over for ballets postponed from 2021 into 2022. How can I renew my Principal Package for 2022?

Some of our 2022 ballets are performances postponed from 2021. If you purchased these 2021 ballets and chose to retain your tickets, your seats are already secure for these ballets. You can check your tickets by visiting My Account and clicking My Tickets

Principal Package holders can renew a 2-ballet Principal Package in Melbourne or a 3-ballet Principal Package in Sydney which only includes the new programs for 2022. Principal Packages must be renewed in order to retain seats for future seasons. You are welcome to add any additional tickets for the postponed 2021 productions onto your package.

I have tickets carried over in my Choose Your Own Package for ballets postponed from 2021 into 2022, and only want to add one or two more ballets. How can I do this?

Unfortunately, this is not available as an option. For a Create Your Own Package, you need to select a minimum of 3 ballets.

Alternatively, you can purchase a Principal Package which includes the new programs for 2022. You can also add our season to your calendar to be notified when tickets for individual ballets go on sale later this year.

Why can’t I purchase tickets to individual ballets? 

Ballets are currently only available as part of a Season Package.

I have tickets carried over for ballets postponed from 2021 into 2022, but I can’t see them in My Packages. Where have they gone?

Visit My Account and click My Tickets to view tickets for postponed productions.

I have tickets carried over for ballets postponed from 2021 into 2022. Do I still need to renew my Principal Package?

Yes, you need to renew your package for 2022 to retain your seats for future seasons. To renew your package, log in to your account and go to My Packages.

How can I use the credit on my Australian Ballet account when booking a Season Package?

If you were impacted by a cancelled or postponed production with The Australian Ballet in 2020 or 2021 and opted to have the cost of your ticket placed as a credit on your Australian Ballet account, you can put that credit towards your 2022 Season Package purchase.

You can select to use your Australian Ballet credit when purchasing your Season Package via our website. Once you have logged in to your account and you have reached the payment stage, tick the 'Use Credit' checkbox to apply your credit to the payment.

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Try clearing your cache and history, then refresh the page. If you continue to experience issues, please submit an online enquiry or call our customer experience team on 1300 369 741, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm, excluding public holidays

Other questions?

See additional frequently asked questions about Season Packages here.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Principal Package renewals close on Monday 22 November.  

Your tickets 
We have introduced digital tickets to ensure a contactless theatre experience. Tickets will be sent to you via email two weeks before the Opening Night of each production. 

Your seats 
Your 2022 seats will be booked into a standard theatre setting based on a 100% permitted capacity. If socially distanced seating is required based on Government directives your seats may be subject to change.  

Your visit 
To help prepare for your performance please keep up to date with our venue’s COVID-safe plans and conditions of entry. 

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2022 SEASON BROCHURE

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