27 Dec 2022 - 21 Jan 2023
Starring Good Omens' Michael Sheen, this explosive contemporary revival of Peter Shaffer’s Tony and Academy Award-winning masterpiece celebrates the Opera House's 50th anniversary.
Community Choirs | Free
20 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022
Hear voices soar in celebration of our 50th year as community choirs sing from the Monumental Steps at dusk, in this free outdoor performance.
Lighting of the Sails | Free
19 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022
A spectacular celebration of the Sydney Opera House through a stunning film illuminated onto the sails and accompanied by a rich live-sync soundscape.
Multi-faceted musical star and comic virtuoso Tim Minchin brings the Sydney Opera House Forecourt to life with a night of rock ’n’ roll, cabaret and comedy under the stars.
01 May 2023 - 07 May 2023
Celebrating 50 years of the Sydney Opera House, Inside/Out at the House invites you to join us under the sails or the stars for an extraordinary 7-day festival from 1-7 May.
Kids & Families
24 Sep 2022 - 07 Oct 2022
ARC brings to the stage stories of fragility and beauty. It is a brand new work that presents a rare opportunity to meditate amidst the hustle and bustle of a careless world.
Contemporary Music | Free
10 Nov 2022
Lighting up the Sydney Opera House Forecourt, multi-hyphenate First Nations R&B star Ngaiire teams up with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra for a a dazzling audio-visual performance.
07 Oct 2022 - 09 Oct 2022
An enthralling live motion-capture performance, created by renowned Shanghai-based artist Lu Yang. This world premiere features two dancers performing in Sydney and Hong Kong, meeting in the same virtual environment, enabled by Lu's avatars derived from the six realms of Buddhist reincarnation.
Badu Gili - meaning 'water light' in the language of the traditional owners of Bennelong Point, the Gadigal people - is a free daily experience that explores First Nations stories in a spectacular six-minute projection on the Opera House’s eastern Bennelong sails.
Venture under the sails and into the heart of Australia’s greatest building on a Sydney Opera House Tour.
With over 40 shows and experiences a week across Opera, Music, Theatre, Dance, Comedy, Talks and Tours, there's something on for everyone. Get tickets now.