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406 Montague Rd (entrance via Drake Street),
West End QLD 4101

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  • Community Day 2022
Community Day 2022 Community Day 2022
Enjoy a day at the Thomas Dixon Centre!

Community Day 2022

Our Community Open Day is a special event where we open the building for the local community to experience all that the Thomas Dixon Centre has to offer. There will be a program of experiences to suit every age and appetite, including free activities, dance classes, building tours, special ticketed events, plus food, drinks, and plenty more!


  • First 100 ice creams of the day are FREE!
  • 10am-12pm – Free face painting
  • 10am – 11.30am – Company Class viewing (ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED)
  • 11.30am – 11.50am – Meet & greet with Queensland Ballet Dancers
  • 12-1pm & 1-2pm – Kids dance classes (6-17yr olds). REGISTER HERE
  • 12pm – 12.30pm – Ballet for Seniors performance
  • 1pm – 1.30pm – Dance for Parkinson’s class viewing  
  • 12.30pm – 2pm – Queensland Ballet Academy End of Year Demonstration rehearsal
  • Building tours throughout the day (ALLOCATION EXHAUSTED)


  • Community Dance Classes – SEE THE SCHEDULE
  • The rooftop Kite Terrace opens for afternoon drinks – from 3pm
  • GLOBAL FUSION – food from 6pm; performance from 8pm
  • Performances – Go to Box Office to get tickets to upcoming shows! See WHAT’S ON

Enjoy a Community Dance Class & see our Ballet for Seniors perform.

Enjoy free ice cream – the first 100 ice creams of the day for free!

See Queensland Ballet Academy students rehearse their next work.

Free dance classes for six to 17 yr olds with QB Dancers. Registration opens at 11.30.

Grab a coffee and snack to enjoy on the terrace or in the promenade.

End the day with evening of Indian delights with our Global Fusion event.

Our Community Day continues into the evening as we celebrate Diwali, the festival of light, with this special event. Enjoy an Indian feast on our Kite Terrace, then be immersed in the sounds and movements of India with a stunning performance in the Talbot Theatre.

EVENT date & times


Important information

Suitable for all ages
Wheelchair access

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