What’s On

The Nutcracker Open Day

Experience a dancer’s working day at Joburg Theatre

Get a glimpse into our working life as we prepare for The Nutcracker. Meet the creative team, see the company in rehearsals and have your photograph taken with your favourite dancer on our next Open Day on Saturday, 15 September from 10am - 1pm at our beautiful studios in Braamfontein. Tickets are just R100 and include refreshments. Book via our Ticketing Manager Edgar Moagi on +27(0)11 877 6898 or email edgar@joburgballet.com

A magical new production

The Nutcracker is a sparkling treat for the whole family

Join Joburg Ballet as the company brings to sparkling life one of the most popular and beloved classical ballets in the world, with an enchanting new production of The Nutcracker from 5 to 14 October at Joburg Theatre. With exquisite dancing, sumptuous sets and Tchaikovsky’s captivating music played live by the Johannesburg Philharmonic Orchestra, The Nutcracker is an unforgettable treat for children and adults alike.

Cinderella at Montecasino

Join us for the ultimate fairy tale at The Teatro this December

A dazzling night, a glittering ball, something wonderful is sure to happen when the ultimate fairy tale – Joburg Ballet’s production of Cinderella – opens at Montecasino just in time for the holiday season. Dates and pricing will be announced shortly, so watch our website and social media platforms for all our updates.

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Breaking Ballet

Bite-size ballets inspired by today’s big stories

Proof that dynamite can indeed come in small packages. This ongoing series of short ballets is inspired by big, trending stories, as they happen. Expect comedy, drama, social commentary and more in these experimental works, choreographed and performed by Joburg Ballet.

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Past Productions

Take a look at some of our recent work

Joburg Ballet has entertained audiences with a range of world-class performances, from classics such as Giselle and Carmen, to contemporary local collaborations like Big City, Big Dreams. Click through to discover some of the highlights from our calendar over the last few years.

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