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Kids & Families, Little ones

Peppa Pig's Surprise

03 May 2018 - 06 May 2018

Surprise! Peppa Pig, George and their friends are back in Australia in a brand new live stage show PEPPA PIG’S SURPRISE.
Memorable Entertaining Playful
Whisks at the ready! Join the original domestic goddess, Nigella Lawson, for this decadent celebration of home cooking.
Welcoming Entertaining Delightful
Circus & Magic

The Unbelievables

19 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

From the producers of The Illusionists and Circus 1903 comes a brand new blockbuster. Season from 19 Dec to 29 Dec 2017. Buy tickets for The Unbelievables now.
Blood pumping Entertaining Exhilarating
Talks & Ideas

Ai Weiwei in Conversation

15 Mar 2018

Chart the changes in renowned artist, activist and director Ai Weiwei’s artistic work in this personal and, of course, political discussion.
Bold Mind expanding Political
Classical Music

Treasures of a Nation

1 Mar 2018

The prestigious Chinese Orchestra of China National Opera and Dance Drama Theater will make their Australian return for a unique concert Treasures of a Nation to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018.
Internationally acclaimed Romantic Energising
Contemporary Music


25 Jan 2018

Frontier Touring & Soapbox Events are delighted to announce that due to overwhelming demand Ministry of Sound’s Orchestrated will be returning in January for an exclusive show at the prestigious Sydney Opera House.
Nostalgic Engaging Exhilarating
Discover a selection of Australia’s exceptional emerging musicians in a program spanning renowned classics through to exciting contemporary works. See more and save with a subscription.
Kids & Families, Little ones

Jay Laga'aia's Classic Christmas

28 Nov 2017 - 17 Dec 2017

Join us for a very merry introduction to live classical music and carols for ages 2-5.
Memorable Sensory Delightful

to a simple, rock 'n' roll . . . song.

30 Jan 2018 - 04 Feb 2018

Britain’s 'wild child' of contemporary dance, Michael Clark and his award-winning company make their Australian debut with their latest creation to a simple, rock ‘n’ roll . . . song.
Electric Bold Sublime
Sydney’s best New Year's Eve destination with the ultimate firework views from Sydney Opera House.

Storytime Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

20 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

A beautiful princess must sleep for 100 years – until woken by true love’s kiss …
Crowd pleaser Heart Warming Blood pumping
Contemporary Music

Moses Sumney

08 Feb 2018 - 08 Feb 2018

With a voice compared to Nina Simone and Jeff Buckley, the breakout star of Sydney Festival makes his Concert Hall debut performing his critically acclaimed new album, Aromanticism.
Cult favourite Memorable Sublime

The Town Hall Affair

07 Jan 2018 - 13 Jan 2018

An artful theatrical reimagining of the raucous 1971 feminist debate.
Bold Memorable Political
Contemporary Music

Paul Weller

27 Jan 2018 - 29 Jan 2018

The legendary Modfather behind The Jam and The Style Council returns to Australia for only three performances, exclusive to Sydney Opera House.
Australian Exclusive Nostalgic Memorable
Contemporary Music

The Rubens

3 Mar 2018

Last seen beating Kendrick Lamar for the top spot in triple j’s Hottest 100, the 'Hoops' hitmakers bring their monstrous grooves to the Concert Hall for a night of sweaty rock 'n' soul.
Crowd pleaser Electric Bold

The Merry Widow

02 Jan 2018 - 03 Feb 2018

Sway, smile and swoon your way through Opera Australia’s delicious new production of The Merry Widow.
Made in Australia Electric Romantic