Big City, Big Dreams

Big City, Big Dreams

Start date: July 28, 2017

End date: August 6, 2017


Celebrated actress and director, Fiona Ramsay, working together with cutting edge choreographers and the creative teams from Joburg Ballet, Vuyani Dance Theatre and Moving Into Dance Mophatong to create a new ballet inspired by the vibrant energy and dynamic pulse of Johannesburg – big dreams set against the backdrop of South Africa’s biggest city.

Range of affordable ticket prices, plus Free Student Seats
Attractive ticket offers include Half Price Opening Night on Friday 28 July (all tickets 50% off), Saturday Night Special on Saturday 29 July (all tickets 20% off) and the Morning Matinee on Tuesday 1 August (all tickets R80). For all other performances Standard Prices (R180 – R450) apply except for Pensioners (less 15%) and Group Bookings (less 10%). New to Joburg Ballet’s special booking offers for Big City, Big Dreams are free tickets for tertiary level learners. Students can simply present a valid student card from a tertiary education institution in person at Joburg Theatre box office before any performance to claim two free best-available tickets for Big City, Big Dreams (subject to availability on the day).Booking Info
Dates, Times, Prices:
– Fri 28 July at 19:30: Half Price: R90, R125, R170, R195, R225
– Sat 29 July at 19:30: Saturday Night Special 20% off: R144, R200, R272, R312, R360
– Sat 29 July, Sun 30 July, Sat 5 Aug, Sun 6 Aug at 15:00; Fri 4 Aug at 19:30: R180, R250, R340, R390, R450
– Tue 1 Aug at 11:00: All tickets R80
– All performances: Free Student Tickets on presentation of a valid tertiary education institution student card.
Book now: At Joburg Theatre Box Office; or tel. 0861 670 670; or online at
Patrons can also book and pay via the Nedbank app and at selected Pick n Pay stores (full list at

Open Day
The public has the opportunity to see behind the scenes on the creative process for Big City, Big Dreams during the Open Day on Saturday 15 July from 10:00 to 13:00 at Joburg Ballet Studios. The morning will include classes and rehearsals, plus an introduction to this world première production from members of the creative team. Tickets are R100 and include refreshments. To book call Edgar Moagi on 011-877 6898 or email