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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
Contemporary Music

The White Album Concert

28 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018

21 singers and musicians, including Chris Cheney, Tim Rogers, Phil Jamieson and Josh Pyke perform The Beatles’ White Album in track order live on stage!
Memorable Entertaining Sublime

The Children

29 Mar 2018 - 19 May 2018

An acclaimed, gripping and beautiful new drama that feels thrillingly alive with real people and raises profound questions about our choices and our legacy.
Australian premiere Moving Mind expanding


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
Talks & Ideas

The Motherload

May 20, 2018

Join a panel of feisty feminists as they examine hard truths and cultural attitudes about parenting in contemporary Australia. Get tickets now.

Great Opera Hits

01 Jan 2018 - 30 Dec 2018

Stroll down to the Sydney Opera House and join the stars of Opera Australia for a concert of the greatest hits of opera.
Crowd pleaser Nostalgic Entertaining
Classical Music

The Bernstein Songbook

10 May 2018 - 12 May 2018

Come on the town with Leonard Bernstein in a concert of musical theatre highlights from Candide to West Side Story and more!
Nostalgic Memorable Invigorating
Sydney’s premier comedy event brings together a curated selection of the Sydney Comedy Festival’s biggest stars and next-big-things for a hilarious extravaganza.
Laugh Out Loud Engaging Entertaining

Two Jews walk into a theatre...

09 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

Whether doting or distant, joker or tyrant, a father is a terrible weight to carry around. Gideon Obarzanek and Brian Lipson perform in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Moving Compelling Entertaining


09 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

Personal is a performance exploring the experience of being only hearing person in a Deaf family. Jodee Mundy performs in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Moving Heart Warming Insightful
Experience the romance of the original Bohemian love story on the magnificent floating stage at Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, the cultural event of the year. Get La Boheme tickets now.
Artistic Nature Romantic Exhilarating
Contemporary Music

Dan Sultan

02 May 2018 - 03 May 2018

Dan Sultan is thrilled to be bringing his KILLER SOLO TOUR to the Sydney Opera House this May.
Australian premiere Inspiring Uplifting


06 Apr 2018 - 23 Apr 2018

Join us to celebrate Graeme Murphy, Australia’s premier choreographer. This moving best-of tribute to his remarkable 50-year career in dance will have something for everyone. Get tickets now.
Circus & Magic


19 Apr 2018 - 26 Apr 2018

Witness amazing feats of human strength, beauty and resilience in this sensational new circus show.
Compelling Entertaining Exhilarating
Kids & Families, Little ones

ABC Classic Kids: Sounds like Australia

04 May 2018 - 21 May 2018

Treat little ears to musical soundscapes and classical compositions in this immersive introduction to music.
Inspiring Engaging
Tours & Experiences

Sunrise on the Steps

Experience Sydney Opera House like never before and find some focus to start your day with Sunrise on the Steps powered by Samsung.