Every step a vibrant story

Our aim is to make dance accessible to all - from watching a story unfold on stage, to learning dance, and professional ballet training. We aim to reach far and wide with events, and to take you beyond the stage immersing you in the stories that move you. 

Queensland Ballet at Home

Queensland Ballet at Home

Sharing the beauty of ballet with as many Queenslanders as possible has always been a priority for Queensland Ballet, and we’re delighted to travel around Queensland with Queensland Ballet on Tour, including a Brisbane season Queensland Ballet at Home, revealing a treasure trove of ballet masterpieces and rich stories including one of the most-loved excerpts in the ballet world.

 Queensland Ballet's New Artistic Director

Queensland Ballet's New Artistic Director

It is our pleasure to share the appointment of Leanne Benjamin OBE AM as our new Artistic Director.

Leanne will be the sixth Artistic Director to take the helm at Queensland Ballet, the first female to assume the role and to balance her international accomplishments, she is a Queenslander returning home.

#Every step a welcoming story



Queensland Ballet’s Artistic performances are the heartbeat of the Company. With a diverse and varied repertoire, you can experience some of ballet's most acclaimed works, as well as bold contemporary endeavours, in exciting and comprehensive productions.



Queensland Ballet Academy develops the artists of the future. Students experience professional, industry-aligned training alongside face-to-face academic education through our unique collaboration with Kelvin Grove State College.


Health & Community

Each year, over 30,000 people are engaged through our diverse community and education programs. Regardless of age, location or ability these experiences are inclusive for all abilities to enjoy the benefits that ballet brings.

Pointe Shoe Appeal

Pointe Shoe Appeal

Did you know that a pair of pointe shoes can sometimes last for only one major performance?⁠ Despite their short life, pointe shoes and flats are vital for the success of our artists.

By supporting our Pointe Shoe Appeal, you’re enabling our dancers to reach their individual artistic heights.

Meet our Principal Artist, Joel Woellner

Meet our Principal Artist, Joel Woellner

Did you know that Joel wasn’t initially interested in taking up ballet? Drama, singing and jazz were the first classes he took when he expressed an interest in dance.

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we work and perform. Long before we performed on this land, it played host to the dance expression of our First Peoples. We pay our respects to their Elders — past, present and emerging — and acknowledge the valuable contribution they have made and continue to make to the cultural landscape of this country.

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