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28 June 2014 – 13 July 2014

Venue: Playhouse
Presented by: Sydney Opera House

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Test your perceptions of reality and experience an upside-down world!


Suitable for children 8+  

Forget Newton and the apple, this hilarious, gravity defying, one-man show will send your senses topsy-turvy.

From playing saxophone in mid-air, to break dancing up the wall, Leo will rocket you to a world where the laws of gravity are thrown out the window.

Leo  is award-winning, unparalleled physical theatre for all ages. Premiering at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2011, Leo won no less than three awards and in 2013 collected awards at the Adelaide Fringe Festival.    


Buy any three Kids at the House shows and save 15%
Buy  any four or more Kids at the House shows and save 20%
Value packs are strictly limited, book early to avoid disappointment. Conditions apply, see Pricing Information Explained.  



Artist Information

Produced by Y2D Productions in association with Chamaleon Productions
Directed by Daniel Brière 
Creative Producer - Gregg Parks
Original performer/idea -Tobias Wegner
Lighting and Set Design - Flavia Hevia
Video Design - Heiko Kalmbach

Pricing Information

Prices correct at the time of publication and subject to change without notice. Exact prices will be displayed with seat selection.

Standard $30 - $49
Insiders $24 - $39.20
Buy as part of a Kids Multi-Show Package x 3 $25.50 - $41.65
Buy as partof a Kids Multi-Show Package x4 $24 - $39.20
Booking fee applies per transaction

$8.50 - Contact Centre
$8.50 - Internet
$5.00 - Box Office Counter

Pricing Information Explained

Pricing Information Explained

For events which offer concession pricing, if you purchase concession tickets, please ensure you have your Proof of Concession with you when you attend an event.

Ticket Booking Enquiries: For all general booking enquiries please email the Contact Centre or call on +61 2 9250 7777 for more information.

Groups Bookings: Please email the Group Booking team or call on +61 2 9250 7700 for more information.

Insider Prices: Insiders are Sydney Opera House members. Insiders get waived booking fees, up to 20% off Sydney Opera House Presents shows and more. More Info


  • Free ticket exchange: Kids Multi-Show Package holders are entitled to one free exchange per season pass. Exchanges can be made for a different time or date of the same performance season only. Any subsequent exchanges are $5.00 per ticket, per exchange.
  • Separately discounted tickets for performances of The Illusionists 2.0, The Magic Flute and Pinocchio do not count towards the total number of productions within a Kids Multi-Show package. Architects of Air, Exxopolis is not available for inclusion in a multi-show package.
  • On booking a multipack, you will receive a follow up email with links to purchase Pinocchio or The Illusionists 2.0 at a discount and without a second transaction fee.
  • The discount for The Magic Flute is not contingent on purchasing a package and may either be added to a package booking online before payment, or purchased separately.
  • The Kids Multi-Show Package Offer can only be applied to tickets purchased to a minimum of three separate performances (does not apply to multiple tickets for the one show/production, or multiple dates of the same production).
  • The number of tickets purchased to each production in a package must match.
  • Additional tickets to a production purchased within the offer are charged at full price, unless comprising part of an additional Multi-Show Package.
  • Tickets must be purchased by the same customer, in the same transaction to receive the package discount.
  • Tickets to additional Kids Multi-Show productions may be added to an existing package at the appropriate discount price later. Patrons must mention this when making an additional purchase and it must be the original purchaser making the second transaction.
  • Discounts will not be applied retrospectively to any ticket/s previously purchased.
  • All discount and package offers are limited and may be withdrawn without notice. Buy early to avoid disappointment.
  • No refunds except as outlined in the Live Performance Australia Ticketing Code of Practice
  • Venues and performance times are subject to change. Please ensure all your contact details are listed in your account when you book.
  • A transaction fee of $5-$8.50 applies to all bookings
  • Prices subject to change without notice
  • Information correct at time of publishing

Performance Dates


Saturday 28 June, 12pm / 3pm / 7pm
Sunday 29 June, 11:15am / 2pm / 5pm
Tuesday 1 July, 7pm
Wednesday 2 July, 7pm
Thursday 3 July, 3pm / 7pm
Friday 4 July, 3pm / 7pm
Saturday 5 July, 12pm / 3pm / 7pm
Sunday 6 July, 11:15am / 2pm / 5pm
Tuesday 8 July, 7pm
Wednesday 9 July, 7pm
Thursday 10 July, 3pm / 7pm
Friday 11 July, 3pm / 7pm
Saturday 12 July, 12pm / 3pm / 7pm
Sunday 13 July, 11:15am / 2pm / 5pm

Running Time : 60 mins no interval



"Suspend disbelief and be amazed" The Australian

****1/2  "International stage magic" The Age  

"Funny and poetic... LEO soars!"   New York Post

"An eye-teasing, grin-inducing, deeply impressive work of sustained absurdist magic."    Time Out New York

"Leo spectacularly marries the arts of theatre, mime, movement, illusion, animation."     Le Devoir, Canada

"It's unusual to hear so many child-like gasps of sheer delighted astonishment in a theatre."   The Village Voice, USA


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