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Corporate Media Releases 2012

2012 Corporate Media Releases

21 December New Year's Eve Access to Sydney Opera House

With Sydney Opera House a prominent and popular vantage point for revellers on New Year’s Eve, members of the public are reminded that access to Bennelong Point will be closed when the site reaches maximum capacity. More

19 December Merivale's bar & cantina pops up at Sydney Opera House this summer

Justin Hemmes’ Merivale Group has partnered with Sydney Opera House to create a Mexican cantina food stall and bar as well as a pop-up cocktail and champagne bar inspired by The Great Gatsby, delivering more exceptional experiences for locals and visitors over summer. More

17 December Sydney Opera House & YouTube announce live streaming partnership


Sydney Opera House and YouTube today announced a two-year agreement that will deliver 20 unique live performances over two years, beginning in 2013. The performances will be streamed on a new YouTube channel, Live at Sydney Opera House.More

12 December New Heads of Contemporary Music and Classical Music at Sydney Opera House

  From January 2013, Fergus Linehan will step aside as Head of Music, with current music producers Yarmila Alfonzetti and Ben Marshall becoming Head of Classical Music and Head of Contemporary Music respectively. More

22 November The Opera House Project

A ground-breaking collaboration between Sydney Opera House and ABC Innovation has unearthed rare archival content behind the nation's most famous landmark. More

13 November Sydney Opera House is the ultimate destination this summer day & night

Sydney Opera House announced its plans to transform Bennelong Point into an entertainment and culinary hub over summer, day and night.More

23 October Sydney Opera House selected in international digital documentation project

The Scottish Government announced that Sydney Opera House has been chosen as one of 10 international sites to be digitally documented for the benefit of future generations. More

16 October Opera Theatre Renamed

The Opera Theatre at the Sydney Opera House has been officially renamed the Joan Sutherland More

8 August Digital Education Program

Sydney Opera House Receives Funding to Deliver Experiences : From Bennelong Point to The Nation More

6 August Louise Herron

Today Sydney Opera House welcomes Louise Herron as its new Chief Executive. More

18 July Big Moments

Sydney Opera House and JCDecaux are setting new benchmarks for Out of Home media by incorporating interactive social media into Outdoor sites in Sydney. The new sites kick off a global campaign for Sydney Opera House in the lead up to the landmark’s 40th anniversary next year. More

2 July Reconciliation Action Plan

Sydney Opera House today launched its second Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) during NAIDOC Week, reinforcing its commitment to reconciliation. More 

29 June Louise Herron

Sydney Opera House today announced the appointment of Louise Herron as its new Chief Executive Officer. More

23 March Vivid LIVE Tours

Sydney Opera House has announced The Vivid LIVE Stage Door Tour, marking the first time Sydney Opera House has offered bespoke backstage tours drawing content from a major festival. More

12 March Digital Education

Sydney Opera House has launched its first ever Digital Education Program allowing students and teachers from schools across NSW access to Australia’s best known cultural and tourism destination - without leaving their classroom. More

16 February Lego Architecture

Sydney Opera House, Australia's iconic masterpiece of late modern architecture, has had its famous sculpted curves recreated in miniature form by the LEGO Architecture range. More

25 January Richard Evans

Sydney Opera House today announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Richard Evans. More

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