St Petersburg Ballet - The Nutcracker

Russia’s critically acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet Theatre return to Australia with two magnificent Tchaikovsky ballets in one thrilling season. The immortal Swan Lake and the beloved Christmas special The Nutcracker.

This full length production of The Nutcracker brings to life the magical tale of young Clara and her Nutcracker Prince and their fantastical adventures into a world where dreams come to life.

With lavish sets, glorious costumes and a company of 60, don’t miss the majesty of Russian classical ballet at its best.

Buy a VIP package and make it an occasion to remember forever! The VIP package offers the best seats in the house and includes a souvenir program, exclusive St Petersburg Ballet Theatre merchandise, and beverage of choice (wine, beer, or a soft drink).

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Opening dates and times

Friday 16 December 2016
7.30pm - 10.00pm

Saturday 17 December 2016
3.00PM - 5.30PM

Saturday 17 December 2016
7.00PM - 9.30PM




From $59.00 - $199.00

For full details visit the ticketing website

More information


For more information please contact Ticketmaster on 136 100

Event type


Convention and
Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Pl,
South Wharf, Melbourne Victoria,
Australia 3006.

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Arriving by taxi

Taxi drop off points are at 1 Convention Centre Place (for Convention Centre) or 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf (for Exhibition Centre).

Taxis can be booked by contacting Silver Top Taxi (131 008) or Yellow Cabs (13 22 27).

Arriving by tram

Melbourne's tram network services the metropolitan inner-city area with 28 lines. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is serviced by regular services departing every few minutes.

MCEC is stop 124a (Crown Casino / MCEC) for routes 96, 109 and 112 stop opposite the MCEC on Clarendon Street, South Wharf.

Tram numbers 48 and 70 stop at the end of Flinders Street. Walk towards the Yarra River and cross Seafarers Bridge.

Arriving by train

Melbourne’s metropolitan train network operates from the nearby Southern Cross station connecting to all parts of Melbourne.

Exit onto Spencer Street and take trams 96, 109 or 112 to stop 124a, which stops opposite the Exhibtion Centre entrance of MCEC.

Arriving by bus

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).