Narration in Cantonese
15.9.2018 (Sat) 12:00nn & 2:30pm
16.9.2018 (Sun) 5:00pm
Narration in English
15.9.2018 (Sat) 5:00pm
16.9.2018 (Sun) 12:00nn & 2:30pm
Studio Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
$300, $200

Suitable for ages 5 and above.
Persons under the age of 3 will not be admitted.

Tickets available at URBTIX from 13 July 2018.

【Ticket Exchange, Donation or Refund for Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the Animals

Owing to typhoon, the Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the Animals performances on 16 September were cancelled. Ticket holders may choose one of the below options:


1) Exchange the tickets to our highlight productions of The Nutcracker (14 – 26.12.2018), Le Corsaire (29 – 31.3.2019) or HK Ballet x HK Phil: The Rite of Spring (31.5 – 2.6.2019)

2) Donate the tickets. We warmly invite you to donate the tickets to our to Student Ticket Fund for providing half-priced tickets for 13,000+ full-time students annually. Under the Government’s Art Development Matching Grants Pilot Scheme, your donations will double both in size and impact, fueling our work in enriching Hong Kong’s cultural life!  Learn more

3) Apply for a refund


Please return the completed form and intact ticket(s) to Marketing Department, Hong Kong Ballet by mail to G/F., 60 Blue Pool Road, Happy Valley, Hong Kong, by 28 September 2018 (Fri). If you have enquiries, please contact us at marketing@hkballet.com or on (852) 2105 9724. Thank you for your support. 



QUACK~ MEOW~ MOO~ CHIRP~ ROAR!!

Calling all kids to this charming port-of-entry into the world of ballet! Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the Animals is anchored by ballet-world superstar Alexei Ratmansky’s delightful Le Carnaval des Animaux (Carnival of the Animals) and features cameo appearances by a menagerie of characters like Swan Lake’s Little Swans, The Sleeping Beauty’s Puss-n-Boots and the beautiful Bluebird, and more. Directed by David Liu and narrated by Rick Lau, this interactive educational programme for families is full of action, drama and humour! Get your tickets early to avoid disappointment as this popular series always sells out.
Choreography: Alexei Ratmansky, Marius Petipa
Director: David Liu
Script Writer and Narrator: Rick Lau
Music: Camille Saint-Saëns, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Set and Costume Design: Sandra Woodall, Peter Farmer, Mark Bailey
  • Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the animals
    Hong Kong Ballet Dancers | Creative: Design Army | Photography: Dean Alexander
  • Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the animals
    Hong Kong Ballet Dancers | Photographer: Conrad Dy-Liacco
  • Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the animals
    Hong Kong Ballet Dancers| Photographer: Conrad Dy-Liacco
  • Ballet Classics for Children: Carnival of the animals
    Dancers: Gao Ge and Hong Kong Ballet Dancers| Photographer: Conrad Dy-Liacco

Joint Promotional Offer

Pre or Post Ballet Dining Options at InterContinental Hong Kong
Ticket holders of this programme can enjoy 15% off food & beverage in all restaurants and bars at InterContinental Hong Kong before or after performance upon presentation of their tickets on the performance date. For details, please call 2313 2323 for details.