Antidote is a festival of ideas, art and change with a line-up of unmissable thinkers, artists and provocateurs.
25 Jul 2022 - 04 Sep 2022
See yourself in this subversive musical comedy about unapologetic love, identity and the underestimated power and passions of fandom.
10 Aug 2022 - 13 Aug 2022
With Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto, the Sydney Symphony launch a multi-year project presenting all of Beethoven’s piano concertos with Javier Perianes.
The exquisite Australian soprano Alexandra Flood is joined in recital by concert pianist Konstantin Shamray, who demonstrates fearless command of the piano.
17 Aug 2022 - 17 Sep 2022
A hilarious romp of swapped identities, misguided love, mistaken imprisonment and chaotic mishaps, leading to an unbelievably crazy day for bumbling twins.
18 Nov 2022 - 19 Nov 2022
Marking his first Australian shows in four years, ARIA-award-winning folk-pop sensation Vance Joy returns to the Sydney Opera House for two performances on the Forecourt.
As an actor for stage and screen, Brian Cox has built a brilliant career on getting under the skin of tyranny. Don't miss this exploration of power, control, and fallibility.
Talks & Ideas
Mohsin Hamid, hosted by Osman Faruqi
Internationally bestselling author Mohsin Hamid's new novel, The Last White Man, reimagines Kafka's Metamorphosis and taps into white anxiety about replacement in unique and enlightening ways. Don't miss this thoughtful conversation about society, prejudice, and connection.
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.