For Schools

Attending a Ballet with your School Group

The RNZB provides discounted tickets for school groups on a limited basis for each of our productions to encourage you and your students to experience the thrill of live dance.

Discounted tickets for school groups available for the following centres: Auckland, Blenheim, Christchurch, Dunedin, Invercargill, Napier, Palmerston North, Tauranga and Wellington.

Ticket Prices*:
$15 School Children/Teachers (ratio 9:1)
$20 Additional Adults (maximum of 5)
*Service fees will apply, please check with the ticketing agency at the time of booking

You’ll need 1 teacher for every 9 students, with a maximum of an additional 5 parents or teachers. Groups must be a minimum of 8 people.

Performance running time will be approximately 2 hours (including one 20′ interval).

Hansel & Gretel6 Nov – 14 Dec. A new version of this timeless tale that will enchant all ages.

How to book
To book, contact your local ticketing agency.
Auckland – (09) 970 9745 (Ticketmaster group booking line)
Blenheim – 0 800 7692 7827 (Ticketek group booking line)
Christchurch – (03) 379 0597 (Ticketek group booking line)
Dunedin – (03) 477 8597 (Ticket Direct)
Invercargill – (03) 211 1692  (Ticket Direct)
Napier – 0 800 7692 7827 (Ticketek group booking line)
Palmerston North – (06) 357 9740 (Ticket Direct)
Tauranga – 0 800 7692 7827 (Ticketek group booking line)
Wellington – (09) 970 9745 (Ticketmaster group booking line)

For all enquiries, please email  or contact RNZB Education, Community & Accessibility Manager Pascale Parenteau,  021 678 521

The RNZB’s 2020 Season:
See ballet with fresh eyes with the RNZB’s 2020 season – clear, sharp and focused on the future of dance.
Tutus on Tour (Feb – Mar) A fresh and exciting vision for ballet in the 21st century, touring to 14 regional centres.
Venus Rising: (May-Jul) Four celestial ballets by internationally renowned choreographers capturing spirit and power.
Dangerous Liaisons (Aug – Sep) 2020’s hottest ticket to the ballet – suitable for secondary school students.
The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Sleeping Beauty (Oct – Dec) The quintessential classical ballet – a ‘must see’ for all!

School Group bookings open on November 19th. All bookings for 2020 will be made through the RNZB Ticketing Team. Please phone 04 831 1056.


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