Support the Gift of Dance Raffle 2020

$20 per ticket, only 1000 printed! Purchase your ticket from your favourite Nutcracker character, or pre-show at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.

Each year the Goh Ballet Canada Society raises funds and awareness to support the gift of dance education in BC. The sales from this raffle will enable more opportunities to bring diverse dance repertoire into schools as well as free public performances at various charitable events where we hope to nurture arts appreciation as well as promote dance and the choreographers of tomorrow!

*Prize package and gift certificate is non-transferable and is not redeemable for cash. Valid until December 21, 2020 (Expiry date cannot be extended. Subject to availability and blackout dates include all Canadian Statutory Weekends, February 14 and December 31). All proceeds benefiting the Goh Ballet Canada Society. Draw will take place on December 22, 2019 at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre, 630 Hamilton Street. Ticket purchasers must be 19 years of age or older. If a winning ticket bears a minor’s name, the prize will be lawfully delivered on behalf of the minor to the minor’s parent, legal guardian or trustee. Winners consent to the release of their names by the licensee. Participants are responsible for the cost of prize delivery. All prizes must be accepted as is and are not negotiable. Only 1,000 tickets printed. BC Gaming License #121315. 2345 Main Street, Vancouver BC. V5T 3C9. 604.872.4014. The Goh Ballet Canada Society gratefully acknowledges the Gift of Dance Raffle supporting sponsors listed above.


When do tickets go on sale for The Nutcracker?

Tickets usually go on sale in the late Summer each year for the following December. You can check the homepage of this website to check if they are currently on sale.

Are there discounted tickets for Seniors, Children, Students or large groups?

There are discounted tickets for Seniors (65 years and up) and Children (0-12 years old) available on the site. Group discounts are available for groups of 20 or more, please contact us via for details.

What is the policy on late seating?

Show policy is latecomers will not be seated until Intermission. Exceptions will be considered in cases of inclement weather, parking issues and/or box office delays. Please try your best to be on time.

Can a small child sit on my lap during the performance?

For fire and building safety reasons the theatre does not allow children in laps, and each person in the theatre must have a ticket. We recommend the show for children 3 years old and up.

I am bringing a child to the ballet and I am afraid that they will have trouble seeing over people’s heads. Is there anything that I can do?

Yes – Booster cushions are available at the theatre for free to help children view the ballet without obstruction.

What should I wear?

Although there is no dress code, it is recommended that you dress out of respect for the dancers. Most patrons wear “business attire” (men: coat and tie, women: dresses or dress pants) or “dressy casual”.

Does the theatre have an elevator?

Yes — the theatre has an elevator and ushers are happy to assist you in finding your section and seats.

Is handicap-accessible seating available?

Yes. There is handicap and wheelchair accessible seating at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre. For more information contact Ticketmaster 1.855.985.5000 for more information and to purchase your tickets.

Right from the curtain rising through the following two hours of the outstanding production, surprise and delight followed one after another.