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Communications Team

The Communications Team can provide information about Sydney Opera House performances, events and corporate matters as well as tourism and visitor experience.

We can arrange interviews with our staff and performers, supply copyright-cleared images of performances and organise site visits for journalists, photographers and camera crews. We can also handle media review ticket requests. 

Please direct your enquiry to the most relevant person. 

Sophie Garrett
Communications Assistant
Phone: 9250 7495 / 0431 057 042
Sophie looks after media requests, photography and filming requests and event listing enquiries.

Jessica Gooch
Head of Corporate & Brand Communications
Phone: 9250 7428 / 0415 403 135
Jess oversees all corporate, brand and commercial communications including Renewal, Visitor Experience, Building and Major Events.

Kate Huish
Head of PR (In office: Monday, Wednesday & Thursday)
Phone: 9250 7411 / 0422 963 184
Kate leads the performing arts Communications Team including all Sydney Opera House Presents shows and events.

Julia Lenton 
Senior Communications Manager - Talks & Ideas 
Phone: 9250 7825 / 0410 748 039
Julia is the key point of contact for all Sydney Opera House talks and key festivals including Festival of Dangerous Ideas and All About Women. 

Jessica Keirle
Communications Manager - Vivid LIVE
Phone: 9250 7822 / 0438 805 109
Jess is the key contact for the year-round contemporary music festival VIVID Live and Lighting the Sails.

Justin Tam 
Communications Specialist - Contemporary Music
Phone: 9250 7836 / 0433 541 458
Justin is the key contact for the year-round contemporary music program and for major festival GRAPHIC.

Shelley Watters
Communications Manager - Performing Arts (In office: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday)
Phone: 9250 7286 / 0415 901 440
Shelley is the key contact for all publicity involving classical music, contemporary dance, international programming, First Nations and commercial shows. 

Caitlin Neville
Contract Publicist - Children, Families and Creative Learning
Phone: 0449 181 945 
Caitlin is the key contact for all Kids, Families and Education queries including Digital Education, School Holidays, Creative Play and accessible performances. 

Danielle Edwards 
Communications Specialist
Phone: 9250 7209 / 0424 548 876
Danielle is the key contact for tourism, food and beverage and retail, and coordinates media tours on site. 

General Enquiries
Mail: GPO Box 4274, Sydney NSW 2001   

To contact our presenting partners relating to their performances, performers or staff:    
Australian Chamber Orchestra
Bangarra Dance Theatre 
Bell Shakespeare
Opera Australia
Sydney Festival
Sydney Philharmonia Choirs
Sydney Symphony 
Sydney Theatre Company 
The Australian Ballet

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