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The Events Centre has a Covid Safe Venue Guide in place to ensure the safety of our patrons when attending events at the venue. Make sure you familiarise yourself with the Covid Safe Guide and Conditions of Entry prior to attending an event.

About Us

The Events Centre, Caloundra is the Sunshine Coast’s premier performing arts and conference centre. Be inspired by the diverse conferences, events, venue and hospitality services on offer. Be entertained by the kaleidoscope of concerts, music, dance, plays and shows for all ages.

The Events Centre is one of the largest function centres on the coast with fine dining, high tech staging and equipment for large and small dinners, awards nights, conferences, theatre and special events. The venue has two theatres and dining spaces for over 1,000 patrons.

Venue Information

Based on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, just one hour north of Brisbane, find us located near beautiful Kings Beach and the famous Bulcock Street.

What’s On – Upcoming Shows

  • Fri
    28 Jan
Jimeoin wearing a blue shirt with a cheeky expression on his face
Jimeoin Live
  • Wed
    2 Feb
A image of two performers, one of them is floating horizontally in the air
Celtic Illusion Reimagined
  • Thu
    3 Feb
Jenny Woodward wearing a flowered shirt in front of Brisbane background
Weathering Well


Ballet International Gala

Presented by Queensport Arts

A ballet dancer doing an arabesque
Book tickets
$120.00 All Tickets
$100.00 All Tickets

Please contact the Box Office on (07) 5491 4240 for large group bookings and accessibility seating.

*No refunds/exchanges – learn more

*Read our Covid Cancellation policy here

  • Date & time
    • Sat 5 Feb 2022 2:00pm
    • Sat 5 Feb 2022 7:30pm
  • Theatre
    Kings Theatre
  • Presented by
    Queensport Arts
  • Event info

    LOCK OUT PERIOD: Please arrive early. This performance has a lock out period

    DURATION: Approximately 1 hour 40 minutes | includes a 20 minute interval (subject to change without notice)

  • Other info

The Ballet International Gala will feature principal dancers from the world’s leading ballet companies, including American Ballet Theatre and Astana Opera.

These international heavy-weights will perform alongside Australia’s own world-class talent including Queensland-born alumni of The Paris Opera Ballet and Stuttgart Ballet, and one of Ballet International Gala’s very own founders.

The artists will perform a carefully curated selection of pas de deux from some of the world’s most iconic ballets including Le Corsaire, Spartacus, Don Quixote, Grande Pas Classique and a collaboration with one of Queensland’s most promising musical acts for a stunning grand finale!

Joel Burke, Beck Phillips, and Khalid Tarabay

American Ballet Theatre principals, Skylar Brandt and Aran Bell
Astana Opera principals, Bakhtiyar Adamzhan, and Shugyla Adepkhan
Ballet feature film, Red Shoes – The Next Step stars Juliet Doherty and Joel Burke
Paris Opera Ballet and Stuttgart Ballet alumni Dani Gibson and Alexander Smith
Internationally renowned tap dancer Bill Simpson

The evening will come to a close with a world exclusive finale you won’t want to miss, featuring a collaboration of each of our artists and one of Queensland’s most promising musical acts!