Tickets 2019/20

Subscription Options


Why Subscribe?

Subscribers save up to $91 over regular prices. It’s like seeing one show for free. Additional subscriber benefits include:

  • Buy tickets for Les Ballets Trockadero tickets and Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker before they are released to the public.
  • Buy additional tickets at a discounted price to any show throughout the season.
  • Receive 10% off any 2019/20 Victoria Symphony concert when you call or visit the Box Office.
  • Keep or upgrade seats, season after season
  • Receive three issues of our Footnotes newsletter.
  • Exchange tickets in-person for any any performance for free.
  • Request reprints of misplaced tickets at no extra charge.

Subscription options:

Single performance ticket options:


Ensemble Subscription

Choose an Ensemble Subscription by subscribing to all First Night performances (Nov 15, Feb 7, Mar 13, May 1) or all Second Night performances (Nov 16, Feb 8, Mar 14, May 2.)
* And of course, as a subscriber, if you need to change your night, you can.

4-Ticket Flex Pass*

This package offers the most flexibility. You buy four tickets at a discounted price and use them in any combination during the season. PLUS you’ll receive all the subscriber benefits listed above including a discount on the purchase of most additional tickets.
* While you can buy Nutcracker tickets at a discounted price, you can’t redeem any of your four Flex Pass tickets for Nutcracker tickets.

Night Moves Membership (Ages 30-45)

You can get a deeply discounted subscription with a Night Moves Membership for 156 dollars, or only 189 dollars in A-category seating – that’s 60 dollars off the regular A-category subscription.  PLUS, you’ll be invited to exclusive after-parties. Meet and mingle with the dancers and company, sample specialty cocktails, and dance to the live mix by a talented DJ.

Just call the box office 250-386-6121 to book & pay for your tickets, and then pick them up on the night (or earlier if you prefer.)  You’ll also need to provide your email address when you purchase your tickets so we can send you the party details!

Restrictions: Night Moves tickets are available for second night performances only (Loge and Premium seats excluded); there are no refunds; if you need to exchange a ticket to Friday night, you will have to pay the Adult Subscriber price as Night Moves tickets are not available on Fridays; you must show photo ID when you pick up your tickets.  Night Moves tickets only available in-person or by phone order.

If you’re not ready to commit to a Membership for the year, Night Moves tickets are available for individual shows: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (Nov 16), Kidd Pivot (Feb 8), Ballet BC (Mar 14), Tania Perez-Salas Compania de Danza (May 2).

 

How to buy a subscription package

In person: Visit the McPherson Box Office (Pandora at Government): Mon–Sat, 10am–5pm
By phone: 250-386-6121

Pricing

Adult Subscription (4 Performances) 2019/20

    • Loge  329
    • Premium  299
    • Category A  269
    • Category B  204

4-Ticket Flex Pass

    • Category A 289
    • Category B 224

Returns/Exchanges for Subscribers

Subscribers can:

    • exchange tickets from one show date to another in person at the box office.
    • exchange tickets from one production to another in person at the box office.
    • return tickets and donate the ticket amount to Dance Victoria at the box office.

Tickets for Single Performances

** Single tickets for the 2019/20 season are available to non-subscribers starting Sep 3, 2019.

Price is no longer an issue with 29 dollar seats!*
There are 50 tickets per performance available at 29 dollars – all in Section C. These seats have a more limited view of the full stage, but make a night out at the theatre more affordable.
* These seats are not available in a subscription package and are not available for Nutcracker.

Ticket Pricing per Performance (excluding Shumka’s Nutcracker and Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo)

    • Loge 105
    • Premium 95
    • A   Category  85
    • B   Category  65
    • C+  Category 35
    • C  Category 29

Ticket Pricing for Nutcracker Performances

    • Loge (Adult 117.50) (Child 89.50)
    • Premium (Adult 104.50) (Child 79.50)
    • A  Category (Adult 96) (Child 73.50)
    • B  Category (Adult 78) ( Child 60)
    • C  Category (Adult 49) ( Child 49)

Ticket Pricing for Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

    • Loge 136
    • Premium 116
    • A  Category  96
    • B  Category  76
    • C  Category 36

Pay Your Age Program*

The Pay Your Age program is for youth & young adults aged 12 to 29 (as of the date of the performance). A limited number of Pay Your Age tickets are available for each performance in the season. Be sure to buy your tickets before they sell out! (* Advance sales only)

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Pay Your Age tickets are available by phone or in person (no web sales). You must provide proof of age at pick up. Subject to a 5 dollar box office handling fee.
* Valid for Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, Kidd Pivot, Ballet BC, Tania Perez-Salas Compania de Danza. (Ukrainian Shumka Dancers’ Nutcracker and Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo are not included in this program.)

Night Moves single tickets

If a Night Moves membership doesn’t work for you, you can still become a Night Mover for a single Saturday performance. You still get a deeply discounted ticket price, PLUS, you’ll be invited to exclusive after-parties. Meet and mingle with the dancers and company, sample specialty cocktails, and dance to the live mix by a talented DJ.

Just call the box office 250-386-6121 to book & pay for your tickets, and then pick them up on the night (or earlier if you prefer.)  You’ll also need to provide your email address when you purchase your tickets so we can send you the party details!

Restrictions: Night Moves tickets are available for second night performances only (Loge and Premium seats excluded); there are no refunds; if you need to exchange a ticket to Friday night, you will have to pay the Adult Subscriber price as Night Moves tickets are not available on Fridays; you must show photo ID when you pick up your tickets.  Night Moves tickets only available in-person or by phone order.

    • A  Category 57.25
    • B  Category 49

Seating Plans

All Main Stage performances are at the Royal Theatre, 805 Broughton Street, Victoria, BC V8W 1E5 (located on the corner of Blanshard Street and Broughton Street).

    • For an overview of the Royal Theatre Subscription Season seating plan, click here.
    • For an overview of Nutcracker seating plan at Royal Theatre, click here.
    • For an overview of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo seating plan at Royal Theatre, click here.

Attending the Theatres

    • Latecomers and those who exit during the performance will be seated at an appropriate break.
    • In consideration of other audience members please avoid the use of scented products.  We all share the air!
    • Camera, audio and visual recording equipment is prohibited.
    • There is no outside food and drink allowed into the theatres.

Theatre Amenities

    • Both the Royal & McPherson have licensed bars and concessions, which accept cash and credit cards.
    • The theatre lobby will be open one hour prior to the performance start time and entrance to the house will be one half hour prior to the performance start time.
    • The Royal Theatre & McPherson Playhouse are equipped with the Sennheiser Hearing Assistance System. To obtain a headset please visit the concession. You will be required to leave a piece of identification which will be returned to you when you return the headset.
    • The Royal Theatre has binoculars available. To obtain a pair please visit the concession. You will be required to leave a piece of identification which will be returned to you when you return the binoculars.

Snow or Inclement Weather Policy

In the great tradition of the theatre, Dance Victoria holds close to the maxim, “The show must go on!” Dance Victoria is committed to honouring its performance schedule and does not cancel performances due to weather conditions.

If patrons cannot attend a performance, for whatever reason, they may donate tickets back to Dance Victoria and receive a charitable donation tax receipt for the full amount. This must be done by contacting the Royal & McPherson Box Office at 250-386-6121 at least 24 hours before show time.

Blanket Policy

All ticket sales, including tickets for Nutcracker are final. There are no refunds or exchanges.
If patrons cannot attend a performance, for whatever reason, they may donate tickets back to Dance Victoria and receive a charitable donation tax receipt for the full amount (less service charges). This must be done by contacting the Royal & McPherson Box Office at 250-386-6121 at least 24 hours before show time.

Age Suitability

Dance Victoria recommends:

    • Royal Theatre subscription season: 12 years and up
    • Nutcracker: 5 years and up (no child under the age of 4)
    • Everyone entering the theatre must have a ticket, including babes in arms.