The Nutcracker 2023

This full length classical ballet will be performed by our aDvANCE programme students supported by the Academy’s main school alongside professional guest dancers Tabitha Dombroski, Callum Phipps, Bjorn Aslund, James Burchell, Emma McWhinnie, Niko Walford from Ballet Collective Aotearoa and Shanwen Tan from Chilton Ballet Academy.

Performances will be at the Memorial Theatre, Victoria University in Kelburn on Saturday 24th June 2023.

Matinee performance will be Cast B – 1:00pm
Evening performance will be Cast A – 6:30pm

We have completely outsourced the videoing and photography to professional companies and request that people refrain from taking photos or videos during the show.


Glass Gecko films will be producing our video again this year and it will be emailed to you as a digital download only approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the show.

Order your Video here and then go to our online shop.


will be the official photography and we will provide a link here when the photos are ready to be view.  To order your photos, please email the office for the password and then   CLICK HERE