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With over 40 shows, gigs, concerts, talks and tours each week, there is something for everyone at the Sydney Opera House

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Created exclusively for Vivid LIVE, Nick Murphy fka Chet Faker premieres new material in a brand new visual in-the-round concert experience.

The Necks

4 Jun 2017

Australia’s kings of free improvisation, The Necks, continue to push the boundaries of jazz at Vivid LIVE.

Beth Orton

13 Jun 2017

Beth Orton brings to Vivid LIVE sounds from the new and cutting-edge to the simple and classic.
Presented with Sydney Film Festival and the Australian Chamber Orchestra. ACO Artistic Director Richard Tognetti collaborates with Sherpa filmmaker Jennifer Peedom to provide a live score to a new documentary exploring man’s fascination with Earth’s peaks.
Japanese electronic pioneer Kenji Takimi helms a sonic voyage for Vivid LIVE with a little help from Melbourne’s Noise In My Head and Nite Fleit.
Plan your visit to Sydney Opera House during Vivid Sydney.
A concert bringing together the incredible young singers of the world-renowned Vienna Boys’ Choir, Sydney Children’s Choir and Gondwana Indigenous Children’s Choir
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Djuki Mala

13 Jun 2017 - 18 Jun 2017

Following sold out festival performances throughout Australia in 2015 and 2016, YouTube sensations Djuki Mala return to Sydney by popular demand for a strictly limited season.
Explore the magic of books and the art of storytelling on a musical journey with award winning author.

Vivid LIVE Backstage Tour

26 May 2016 - 04 Jun 2017

Sweep back the curtains and explore behind-the-scenes with an intimate small-group Vivid LIVE Backstage Tour.
Stefan Dohr - Serenade

ANAM Stefan Dohr

4 Jun 2017

Stefan Dohr performs a selection of Mozart’s greatest serenades, in collaboration with musicians from the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM).
Led by the conductor Zhou Wen, over 40 talented musicians will play a series of famous Chinese music.
Scotland The Brave is the smash hit celebration of the best of traditional Scottish music, song, and dance.
Don Quixote Fantastic Variations

Don Quixote: Fantastic Variations

15 Jun 2017 - 17 Jun 2017

An invitation to submerge your ears in all the incredible possibilities of harmony, mood and colour.
Australia Piano Quartet returns to the Utzon Room this June with Might and Majesty.
Hungarian composer and pianist Havasi makes his Australian debut with his innovative solo piano compositions, featuring special guest Lisa Gerrard.