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First Steps: an introduction to ballet for children aged 3+

A feast of dance, music, costumes and lots of fun, First Steps performances are the perfect introduction to ballet for younger audience members.

Find out more about our upcoming First Steps performances:

First Steps: a child's first Aladdin.

First Steps: a child's first Sleeping Beauty.


Audience Open Days

A unique chance to have fun and get involved, our Audience Open Days take place immediately before weekend matinee performances, and are free to ticket holders for that day. Find out about the next run of events.


Downloadable activity sheets

A selection of printable activity sheets to colour and solve, all featuring characters from our family Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker.

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Ballet, What's That?

Our Department for Learning will be visiting Cardiff with our interactive touring exhibition, 'Ballet, What's That?' this November – helping to uncover the world of ballet, from costume exhibitions to dance demonstrations and more.