Open House Perth
November 11 - 12 2017

East

84 - West Australian Ballet

Image courtesy of Jon Green

 

OPENING HOURS: Sunday 12th November 10am-5pm

 

ADDRESS:  134 Whatley Crescent, Maylands

 

Home to WA’s premier ballet company, the West Australian Ballet Centre is located on the historic site of the former WA Institute for the Blind in Maylands.  With a history dating back to 1897 the unique building has been transformed, with the help of a successful $12 million fundraising campaign, to create a world-class dance facility open to the community in the heart of Maylands.  This incredible building offers unique insight into the wonderful world of ballet.

TOUR TYPE
Guided (no booking required)

YEAR BUILT
1900 (as WA Ballet since 2012)

ARCHITECT
Renovated by Sandover Pinder Architects and Griffiths Architects

WEBSITE
http://waballet.com.au/ballet-centre/history/

 
Rebecca WargerSunday, Historic