A night at the ballet seems an unlikely outing at the business end of a sticky summer’s day, yet Queensland Ballet’s production of the Nutcracker is fast becoming a Christmas tradition.
Opening night of the company’s latest season attracted a glittering crowd of dance and music enthusiasts to QPAC’s Playhouse.
Sue and David Morley flew up from Port Macquarie, NSW, especially for the performance, reluctantly leaving behind a newly-arrived grandchild.
“We couldn’t miss the ballet,” Sue said. “We just love it.”