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Sydney Opera House Arts Assist

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Arts Assist

Arts Assist

Sydney Opera House is committed to providing the very best national and international performing arts experiences to NSW students.

The Sydney Opera House Arts Assist program provides a subsidy of $21 per student, which can be applied to the ticket and travel costs at the discretion of the teacher.

Subsidy Criteria  

  • Only schools with a Low Socio-Economic Status, such as Priority Schools, and schools who receive Transitional Equity Funding may apply.
  • Priority is given to schools that have not previously experienced a Sydney Opera House performance.
  • Priority is given to schools that have a special needs focus.
  • Schools eligible for the ticket and travel subsidy must complete and submit an application form with their booking.
  • If your application is unsuccessful you should re-apply the following school year and will be given priority.
  • Schools that receive funding are required to submit an evaluation form after the performance.
  • Primary schools are entitled to receive subsidy for two (2) performances per year. Please note this offer is for 1 x Grade K-2 and 1 x Grade 3-6.
  • Secondary schools are entitled to receive subsidy for two (2) performances, onsite workshops or digital education workshops per year, of which 1 x Grade 7 – 8 and 1 x Grade 9 – 12 is available. (This offer is not available for Bell Shakespeare’s Macbeth).
  • Applications for the 2014 program will receive notification within 7 working days.
  • Schools that are unsuccessful may re-apply the following school year and will be given priority.  

Download the form to lodge with your booking. 

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