An Evening in Black Tie with David McAllister

Steven Heathcote and David McAllister in The Merry Widow, photo Kate Longley




In recognition of your ongoing support of The Friends of The Australian Ballet we invite you and your household to join us for a very special virtual evening celebrating The Australian Ballet’s The Merry Widow (proudly brought to you by The Australian Ballet’s jewellery partner Van Cleef & Arpels).

In an online event curated especially for our ballet community, you will be treated to a live in-conversation between Artistic Director David McAllister and Principal Dancers Amber Scott and Adam Bull who dance the lead roles in this version of the show-stopping production.

You will then be invited to view a screening of The Merry Widow via The Australian Ballet’s Ballet TV.


Friday 14 August
7pm Discussion and Q&A 


David McAllister, Amber Scott and Adam Bull in conversation, introduced by Kenneth Watkins, The Australian Ballet’s Philanthropy Director



7.45pm The Merry Widow



RSVP by Tuesday 11 August




Event access details will be provided at 5pm Friday 14 August