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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

Limbo Unhinged

04 Jan 2018 - 03 Mar 2018

Plunge into an exciting world of deeply seductive acts and other-worldly talent in this explosive new circus-cabaret. Get tickets now.
Electric Memorable Surprising
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
Whisks at the ready! Join the original domestic goddess, Nigella Lawson, for this decadent celebration of home cooking.
Welcoming Entertaining Delightful
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
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.
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
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

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
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
Special Event
Tours & Experiences

New Year's Eve at Portside

31 Dec 2017

New Year's Eve at Portside Sydney is a once in a lifetime experience, where you can expect to walk in the door and your night is taken care of.
Celebratory Memorable
Kids & Families, Little ones

The Funatorium: Captain Hook's Pirate Party

11 Jan 2018 - 27 Jan 2018

Ahoy me hearties! Join Hook, Tink and Smee for catchy tunes, breath-taking circus, acrobatics and a treasure trove of silliness!
Crowd pleaser Nostalgic Laugh Out Loud
Kids & Families, Appropriate for all ages

Play Me A Story...The Nutcracker

23 Dec 2017 - 24 Dec 2017

A gentle welcome into the world of classical music and the theatre - including a miniature dance workshop for children led by Flamenco dancer Ana Interiano.
Welcoming Nourishing Delightful

The Town Hall Affair

07 Jan 2018 - 13 Jan 2018

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

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

Tours and Experiences

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