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Subscriber Ticket Information

Premium Subscriber Rush

All Premium subscribers have the exclusive benefit of purchasing two additional tickets per production per subscriber account at 50% off the regular price (to a minimum of $31) during the National Ballet’s main season performances. Tickets are available online and by phone (service charges apply) or in person at the Box Office as of 11:00 am one day prior to any performance. This offer is subject to availability, date and seating restrictions may apply. Excludes The Nutcracker and the Gala.

Donate back your Tickets

If you cannot attend one of the performances, why not treat a friend to the ballet? If that’s not possible, The National Ballet of Canada (as a charitable organization) can issue a tax receipt to the purchaser. The actual tickets (photocopies not valid) must be returned to Audience and Donor Services a minimum of 48 hours before the performance date on the ticket. Tax receipts are issued only on subscription tickets for the value on each ticket. 

Lost Tickets

Lost or damaged tickets can be replaced in person at the Box Office or by phone.


We welcome children (15 and under) who are old enough to enjoy the National Ballet’s performances. Please note that ballet performances are not suitable for most children under 5. All patrons, including children, must have a ticket to enter the theatre; children must be seated beside the accompanying adult. No babes in arms will be permitted inside the theatre.

Accessible Seating

Accessible seating in the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts is available at all price ranges and is located on all levels excluding Ring 5. Accessible seating must be purchased by phone or in person based on availability. For more information on accessibility call 416 (1 866) 345 9595.

Patrons’ Council and Friends’ Corps members

Donors are identified on the lower left hand side of each subscription ticket. Simply show your ticket to gain entry to your donor lounge. Please note: Donor status is accurate at the time of ticket printing.

Santa Claus Parade/St. Patrick's Day Parade

We recommend you take the TTC on Sunday, November 16 and Sunday, March 15 as access to the area surrounding the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts will be limited. Please check our website or sign up for e-news for up-to-date traffic alerts.

Important Policy Information

All dates, prices, programmes and casting are subject to change without advance notice. We regret that we cannot refund tickets based on any of the aforementioned changes. Please be considerate of those in the audience who may have allergies to perfumed fragrances.

Public On-Sale Date for all Single Ticket Performances

September 20, 2014

Need to exchange your tickets?

All subscription tickets may be exchanged, subject to availability. The entire package cannot be exchanged into one production; subscription tickets cannot be exchanged for The Nutcracker or the Gala.
*Any package including tickets to The Nutcracker may only be exchanged to another performance of The Nutcracker.  


Tickets may be exchanged up to 24 hours before the original performance date. When calling in your ticket exchange, please provide your ticket number (located on the right side of your ticket). Please call us at 416 (1 866) 345 9595.

In person
Tickets may be exchanged up to 24 hours before the original performance date at the Box Office, located at the Four Seasons Centre, 145 Queen Street West. Due to volume at the Box Office, we cannot exchange tickets for any performance one hour prior to show time.

Subscriber Early Exchange and Single Ticket On-Sale Dates 

Subscribers can exchange existing tickets and buy additional single tickets (Main Season and The Nutcracker) as of September 23, 2014

Premium Subscribers are welcome to exchange tickets for another subscription performance throughout the season free of charge once per production. All subsequent exchanges are subject to a service charge of $6.00 per ticket. If you wish to upgrade, the difference per ticket will be charged at the time of exchange.

Choice and Thursday Afternoon Subscribers are welcome to exchange tickets subject to a $6.00 per ticket service charge. If you wish to upgrade, the difference per ticket will be charged at the time of exchange.

Thursday and Premium Saturday Matinee Senior/Student/Child Subscribers Any Senior/Student/Child subscriber on a Thursday or Saturday Matinee who wishes to exchange to another matinee will not incur an upgrade charge. Any exchange into an evening performance is subject to upgrade charges as the discount price does not apply.

Friday Night 40% off Subscribers Exchanges are subject to upgrade charges and a $6.00 per ticket service charge applies.

Flex Subscribers may only exchange tickets for another performance of the same production. For example, Swan Lake tickets may only be exchanged for another performance of Swan Lake. Flex Subscription ticket exchanges are subject to a $6.00 per ticket service charge.

All performances take place at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON.