• Candlelight Ballet: Featuring Tchaikovsky and More

Candlelight Ballet: Featuring Tchaikovsky and More

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Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in Toronto. Get your tickets now to discover the music of The Nutcracker and More accompanied by ballet dancers at The Great Hall under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: The Great Hall
📅 Dates and times: various dates available at 6:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 60 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is AODA compliant
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🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert (min 40+ people), please click here
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Tentative Program

  • Brahms – “Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G Minor, WoO 1 No. 5” 🩰
  • Offenbach – "Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour (Barcarolle) from Tales of Hoffmann" 🩰
  • Borodin – “String Quartet No. 1 in A Major: III. Scherzo: Prestissimo”
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 14c, Pas de deux. Variation II - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” 🩰
  • Dvořák – “String Quartet No. 12 in F Major, Op. 96, B.179 - “American Quartet”: IV. Finale (Vivace ma non troppo)
  • Saint-Saëns – "The Carnival of the Animals, R 125: XIII. Le Cygne (The Swan)" 🩰
  • Tchaikovsky – “Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48, TH 48: II. Walzer”
  • Khachaturian – “Suite from Gayane No. 3: V. Sabre Dance" 🩰
  • Massenet – “Thaïs: Méditation”
  • Piazzolla – "Oblivion" 🩰
  • Fauré – “Pavane, Op. 50”
  • Tchaikovsky – “String Quartet No. 3 in E-Flat Minor, Op. 30: IV. Finale. Allegro non troppo e risoluto”
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, Act I “The Spell”: No. 6, Waltz” 🩰
  • Tchaikovsky – “The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 12d, Divertissement. Trepak, Russian Dance” 🩰

🩰 - Will be accompanied by ballet dancers


  • Listeso String Quartet
  • Ballet Dancers: Jasmine Huang & Sarah Johnsen

User reviews

based on 202 reviews
  • such a great show! I really enjoyed the added touch of the dancers 💚
  • It was wonderful. Musicians and dancers were absolutely fantastic
  • Excellent music and great expressive performance
  • such a lovely evening and the performers were so fun and engaging!
  • Great performance and amazing atmosfer at the Great Hall Toronto. Excellent music choice and maestral ballet dancers Jasmine and Sara . Special thanks to the 4 music performers.
  • Great ambiance, great performance!
  • Talented musicians and dancers at a great venue. I loved how the musicians took time to speak about the pieces as they were performed.
  • It was a gift, she love it!!!, and I enjoyed too!!
  • Excellent quartet and beautiful venue 🕯️🎻 I really enjoyed the experience and would go again!
  • The quartet consisted of very talented and passionate musicians. Truly enjoyed the concert!
  • The show was good.
  • Amazing dancers and amazing musicians!
  • Excellent
  • Very goo
  • Great dancers and musicians

Getting there

The Great Hall Toronto

1087 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M6J 1H3, ON M6J 1H3

Select date and session

12 Apr
17 May
6:30 p.m.
8:45 p.m.
Zone D - Standing Room for $30.00
Zone C for $40.00
Zone B for $55.00
Zone A for $65.00
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