PLAN A DELICIOUS NIGHT OUT
Make the most of your Nutcracker experience with these exclusive dining options and insider events across the city of Melbourne.
Piccolina Gelateria Nutcracker-Themed Ice Cream
In celebration of The Nutcracker, Piccolina Gelateria has created three new flavours inspired by the festive classic.
Try them all:
Clara and the Nutcracker, Sugar Plum Fairy and Land of the Sweets.
The range will be available at Piccolina’s Collingwood store during the entire Nutcracker season, 17 - 28 September.
A special choc-top version of The Land of Sweets gelato will also be available for purchase at Arts Centre Melbourne's foyer bars.FIND OUT MORE
The Nutcracker Ballet Dinner High Tea
Enjoy a sublime Nutcracker-inspired dinner high tea menu curated by The Langham, Melbourne.
Head to the Aria Bar & Lounge for an entrée, main course and 'Land of Sweets' dessert.
17 – 27 September
Available 5pm – 11pm
THE CLARA COCKTAIL
The Clara is made with house infused Christmas vodka with the taste of mulled spices sweetened with a splash of chestnut liqueur and lengthened with cranberry. Served with fresh lime, a candied walnut and a crackling cinnamon quill.
Only $20 at Art Centre Melbourne's The Barre prior to the performance.
BEHIND THE SCENES
Go behind the curtain and see what it takes to dance with The Australian Ballet with a privileged, in-theatre view of our dancers' training, with commentary by artistic staff at Arts Centre Melbourne.
Friday 27 September 2019BOOK NOW
ARTS CENTRE MELBOURNE PRE-SHOW DINNER PACKAGE
Eat, drink and be merry with a curated The Nutcracker menu at Café Vic.
A glass of Dal Zotto Prosecco
Caramelised onion tart, maple roast beetroot and cashew cream served with a frisee salad.
Pan fried ocean trout, celeriac and pancetta gallete served with a lime butter sauce.
Served with a glass of Snake & Herring Riesling
Classic “Mont Blanc” dessert with chestnut puree, vanilla bean cream, spiced cherries and snow dust.
Served with tea or filtered coffee
15 MINUTES OF FAME
Your moment awaits!
Join us on stage at Arts Centre Melbourne and a learn a section of choreography from the world's most-beloved ballet, taught by one of the dancers in The Nutcracker.
Saturday 28 September 2019BOOK NOW
BROADSHEET EATING AND DRINKING GUIDE
Enjoy this guide, curated by Broadsheet, featuring the best places in Melbourne to wine and dine before and after the performance.EXPLORE