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WASO’s Fairytale Ball

WASO | Special Family Event

  • Saturday, 1 Oct 2022 - 10AM
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Witches, Wizards, Princes, Fairies – rejoice!

Once upon a time, magical creatures of all sorts gathered together for a Fairytale Ball. Now princes, princesses and the whole family are invited to join WASO for a marvelous musical adventure! Conductor Jessica Gethin will read from an enchanted storybook and take the orchestra through fantasy favourites for the whole family. Don your dress-ups and dance a long to spellbinding scores in this storybook spectacular.

Magical moments for families with children aged 3-11 years.


Sergei PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet: Dance of the Knights
John WILLIAMS Hedwig’s Theme from Harry Potter
Engelbert HUMPERDINCK Hansel & Gretel: Witches’ Ride
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy


Jessica Gethin conductor/presenter


Start 10am
Finish 11am*
No interval*

*Times are approximate and subject to change at any time.


Menus will be available closer to the concert date. 

If you are feeling unwell prior to an event, we ask that you please do not attend and contact our Box Office to discuss options for your tickets.

See the full WASO 2022 Season.

Presented by West Australian Symphony Orchestra.

Presented in association with the 2022 AWESOME Festival. Conceived by Jessica Gethin in association with Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.