The National Ballet has a great membership programme called “DanceBreak” targetted at youth. As a member, you have the opportunity to purchase discounted tickets to National Ballet performances. It is is absolutely free to join for those who are 16 to 29 years old.
Who can join?
Anyone between the ages of 16 and 29 is eligible but you must sign up for a free membership. You are required to show valid ID as proof of age at the box office when you pick up your tickets. If you purchase two tickets, your guest must also be between 16 and 29 and show valid ID. If you have a number of friends who want to attend the ballet, they can sign up for DanceBreak and purchase tickets directly!
How much do DanceBreak tickets cost?
DanceBreak members can purchase great seats at a great price on the day of the performance, subject to the availability.
How do I order?
Visit the National Ballet Website anytime after 12:00 am (midnight) on the day of the performance and log in to Your Account. You can buy a maximum of two tickets for each show. A credit card and Promo Code are required to buy online. If you don’t have a credit card, just visit the Box Office on the day of the performance.
When are tickets available?
DanceBreak tickets are available online as of 12:00 am (midnight) on the day of the performance. Please note that tickets are subject to availability and at the discretion of The National Ballet of Canada. There is no guarantee that there will be tickets available for a performance.
Where do I pick up my tickets?
All performances take place at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts (145 Queen Street West at University Avenue). Pick up your tickets at the Box Office 45 minutes before the performance start time. You can enter the building directly from Osgoode subway station.
How do I find out what’s on?
Visit the National Ballet Website and sign up for their e-newsletter.