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Contemporary Music

Camp Cope

25 July 2018

Following a sold out national tour, the Melbourne power trio celebrate their fearless second album in one of their only Sydney performances for the year.
Moving Memorable Invigorating


18 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018

Verdi’s monumental, transcendent music makes Aida a perennial favourite. Immersive, impressive, intimate - this is the future of spectacle on stage. Get tickets now.
International premiere Bold Sensory


06 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018

At the Duke’s infamous parties, one man’s words light the darkness with a sinister glitter. Get tickets now.
Moving Bold Engaging

Rob Brydon

30 Mar 2019 - 31 Mar 2019

Tours & Experiences

Sunrise at the House

Experience Sydney Opera House like never before and find some focus to start your day with Yoga inside the Opera House.

Maureen Dowd

1pm, Sun 2 Sept 2018

As America’s best-known female newspaper columnist, Maureen Dowd has covered four presidential campaigns, and brings an astute take on contemporary American politics and its leaders.

Celia Pacquola

10 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018

A multi-award winning performer, it is Celia Pacquola’s ability as a writer that makes her stand up so damn good. Sharp, frank, honest, deft and smart as hell. Get tickets for Celia Pacquola now.
Laugh Out Loud Entertaining Playful
Kids & Families, 5+ years

The Hunting of the Snark

17 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018

Come on an impossible voyage to find the mythical snark in the wonderful world of Lewis Carroll.
Laugh Out Loud Inspiring Playful
Kids & Families, 8+ years

The Great Illusionist

21 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018

Jump into an enchanting tale of a young boy who longs to be an illusionist
Laugh Out Loud Engaging Entertaining

The Misanthrope

28 Aug 2018 - 28 Sep 2018

A glorious satire of polite society. This is a world of beautiful people, with a shiny veneer and a priority on social graces.
Australian Exclusive Insightful Satirical
Musical Theatre

Sons of Sun – Elvis, Jerry Lee, Johnny and Me

07 Sep 2018 - 08 Sep 2018

This rock and roll play tells the story of Sun Records, Memphis and the musicians who started their careers there.
Moving Memorable Uplifting
Contemporary Music

Count Basie Orchestra

2 August

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra together with special guest vocalist Carmen Bradford present a very special tribute to the great Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong.
Memorable Entertaining Delightful
Contemporary Music

Courtney Barnett

23 Aug 2018 - 25 Aug 2018

One of the most unique Australian voices to emerge this century, see Courtney Barnett tear up the Concert Hall with whiplash wit and a full band this August.
Moving Electric Memorable


29 Aug 2018 - 02 Sep 2018

An imaginative tribute to the horror movie genre, HORROR will draw you into a dark world of tragic family history using illusions, acrobatics and mime to create theatre magic that’ll make you shiver.
Australian premiere Blood pumping Mind expanding
Walk the red carpet and join us for the annual SmartFone Film Festival Gala (SF3). Following hundreds of entries, you will be the first to view the finalists showcase at the Gala Final Awards Screening. Get tickets for SF3 now.
Exclusive Engaging Compelling
Native Tongue is a raw and intimate performance by Mojo Juju and her band. Sharing stories and songs from her soon to be released album - it’s honest, emotional, straight from the heart. Get tickets for Mojo Juju: Native Tongue now.
Inspiring Political