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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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The Avalanches join forces with fellow producer genius DJ Shadow for the ultimate Sydney Harbour party.

Lisa Hannigan

30 May 2017

The subtle brilliance and beauty of Irish folk artist Lisa Hannigan graces the Vivid LIVE stage
Steffi brings her love for real, uncompromising dance music straight from Berlin to Goodgod Super Club’s series at the House, with a local touch from Magda Bytnerowicz for Vivid LIVE.

The Necks

4 Jun 2017

Australia’s kings of free improvisation, The Necks, continue to push the boundaries of jazz at Vivid LIVE.
Created exclusively for Vivid LIVE, Nick Murphy fka Chet Faker premieres new material in a brand new visual in-the-round concert experience.

Bill Callahan

02 Jun 2017 - 03 Jun 2017

A Vivid LIVE retrospective celebrating Bill Callahan’s broad and brilliant career.
Anyone can be driven to become an activist when they have no other choice. Join 3 speakers that are our new breed of activist – the accidental one – in this groundbreaking panel discussion about water, the custodianship of our lands and the communities that live on them.
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ChorusOz 2017

11 Jun 2017

Join ChorusOz over the June long weekend to rehearse and perform highlights from Mendelssohn's Elijah under the baton of Brett Weymark.
Explore the magic of books and the art of storytelling on a musical journey with award winning author.
Bangarra - Bennelong


29 Jun 2017 - 22 Jul 2017

Bangarra presents a brand new contemporary dance work that will leave you in awe of Australia’s history, choreographed by Artistic Director Stephen Page.
Sydney Opera House Major Partner MasterCard and Sponsor Moët Hennessy Australia are partnering to offer you an exclusive VIP experience.
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Last Night of the Proms

08 Jun 2017 - 10 Jun 2017

Back by popular demand and ready to celebrate the Queen's Birthday ... Last Night of the Proms with your Sydney Symphony Orchestra! Including the best of British popular and classical music sing along to Land of Hope and Glory, enjoy Nimrod, and Rule Britannia plus, of course a rousing rendition of Jerusalem
Led by the conductor Zhou Wen, over 40 talented musicians will play a series of famous Chinese music.

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.
Scotland The Brave is the smash hit celebration of the best of traditional Scottish music, song, and dance.
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.