Plan your visit
The Australian Ballet's Brisbane performances take place in Lyric Theatre at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC).
To get the most out of your ballet experience at the QPAC please read the following information. For more detailed information please also visit qpac.com.au.
Select your own seat at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre.
QPAC is located on the corner of Grey and Melbourne Streets, South Bank, Queensland, Australia. Information about transport and parking to help you plan your visit is available at qpac.com.au.
Cloaking and bags
For the safety and comfort of QPAC patrons, all backpacks and large bags will have to be checked into our cloakroom prior to entering the theatre. This service is free. Please allow extra time to make use of cloakroom facilities.
The Australian Ballet and QPAC are committed to a positive customer experience for all patrons. For more information about accessibility at QPAC visit qpac.com.au.
Access for patrons using a wheelchair
QPAC have dedicated seating locations for patrons using a wheelchair. Please inform The Australian Ballet Customer Services team or Qtix Box Office of your requirements when booking tickets. There are designated drop-off zones for patrons with mobility difficulties at Grey Street (for Lyric Theatre and Concert Hall), Russell Street (for Playhouse) and outside the Cremorne Theatre entrance.
Assisted listening devices
All theatres have Sennheiser Infra-Red Sound Reinforcement Systems for patrons with hearing impairments. Please enquire when booking. Selected performances will be audio described and professionally signed by an Auslan interpreter. To find out more, please enquire when booking.
Children at the theatre
For more information about children attending a ballet performance read our tips.
For the comfort and convenience of all patrons, latecomers will be admitted into the theatre at a suitable break in the programme.
Photography and audio/video recording
It is strictly prohibited to take photos or audio/video recordings at any performance by The Australian Ballet.
Mobile phones must be turned off prior to a performance.
Venue terms & conditions
All patrons are bound by the conditions of entry printed on the reverse of their ticket. Please read carefully. Youth 26 years and under, children 17 years and under, seniors and pensioners must provide appropriate proof of entitlement when booking at a concession rate. Proof of entitlement should also be carried when attending performances. All patrons, irrespective of age, must hold a valid ticket to gain admission to a performance. For more information please read The Australian Ballet's concession policy.
If a member of your subscription group holds a concession ticket for a performance but is unable to attend, we are happy for you to give the ticket to a friend. Please note, however, that an upgrade fee may be applicable if the ticket is being used by a patron not eligible for the same concession. Upgrades can be made any time up to performance date, including the day of the performance, at the Qtix Box Office only.
Performance and cast details
Nightly casting for each performance is published on our website approximately one week before opening night. A nightly cast sheet will be handed out at the performance. In an effort to be sustainable, one cast sheet is handed out per person. Casting is subject to change due to illness or any unavoidable causes.
For more information about QPAC or to book tickets visit qpac.com.au or call 136 246.