Queensland Ballet Presents Dangerous Liaisons

Queensland Ballet Presents Dangerous Liaisons

A classic tale of seduction and betrayal.

Based on Pierre Choderlos de Laclos’ time honoured novel, Queensland Ballet’s Artistic Associate and world-renowned choreographer Liam Scarlett breathes life into this sultry tale.

Set amongst the aristocratic elite of late 18th century France, this evocative and vivid work will scintillate audiences.

With a story that has captivated audiences around the world for over 200 years, Dangerous Liaisons is a hedonistic tale of love, virtue and humanity, re-imagined into a dramatic new ballet for mature audiences.

A co-production between Queensland Ballet and Texas Ballet Theater.

Choreographer Liam Scarlett
Composer Camille Saint-Saëns
Conductor Nigel Gaynor
Music Arrangement Martin Yates
Costume & Set Designer Tracy Grant Lord
Lighting Designer Kendall Smith

The performance will feature recorded music from Camerata - Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Nigel Gaynor.

Following the performance of Liam Scarlett’s Dangerous Liaisons meet the Queensland Ballet who will be signing autographs in the foyer.

Please note > Dangerous Liaisons contains adult themes of a sexual nature and is not suitable for children.
Recommended for mature audience 16 years + with Adult Supervision.

Please note > Queensland Ballet, Dangerous Liaisons program available, click here.

Please note > Join Queensland Ballet Cast and Creatives for an informative behind-the-scenes Q&A. The night of the performance, 6.30pm-7pm in the Lynette Denny Space. This complimentary experience is open to ticket and non-ticket holders, but registration is essential. Register Now.

Please call the Box Office on 4961 9777 to advise if you have Wheelchair, Companion Card or Special needs requirements before completing your booking.

Complete your night - Pre-show dining available for this event!

Let our talented Chef’s spoil you with their culinary skills, using high-quality ingredients to create a delicious menu, which you can enjoy before the show!

Pre-Show Meal: $45 two course set menu
Entrée: Tomato Bruschetta w buffalo cheese
Main: Oven roasted chicken rosemary polenta, sage pumpkin wedge + hollandaise sauce.

Pre-purchase > 2 course dinner only available to pre-order until 12pm on Wednesday 3rd July.

Please be advised that the 2 Course pre-show dining will commence at 6pm sharp. Please ensure that you are here by this time to enjoy your dining experience.

Pre-order Antipasto Platters
Antipasto Platters

    • $18 Share platter for 2
    • $10 Platter for 1

    Why not make your experience complete and enjoy an Antipasto Platter, available at pre-show and interval. Platter with smoked cheddar, gouda cheese, green stuffed olives, char-grilled capsicum, salami and water crackers. (GF and vegetarian options available).

    Pre-purchase > Platters only available to pre-order until 12pm on the day of the event, unless the event is on a weekend and the date would be the Friday before the event at 12pm.

    Please note > You are not able to take food into the auditorium. We do encourage you to come along to the venue 1 hour prior to show time, so that you have plenty of time to enjoy it. Alternatively, if arriving late, just let our bar staff know that you’d like to pick up the platter from our Interval drinks table at interval.

    Collection > Platters will be available for collection at the bar.

    Buy at the event > Platters will be available to purchase at the event from the bar pre-show and at interval (where applicable).

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6 July, 2019
07:30 pm
MECC Auditorium

$42 Adult
$38 Friend/MECC Card
$38 Concession
$22 Student
$35 Group 6+

$45 Pre show dining: 2 course set menu (meal only)

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