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With over 40 shows, gigs, concerts, talks and tours each week, there is something for everyone. Use the Calendar & Filter button to filter all Sydney Opera House events by date, genre and venue.

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Interactive Theatre

The Money

2-3 Sep 2017

An urgent, playful, participatory theatre experience that forces us to confront our best and worst selves. How do you want to spend the money?

An Evening with David Sedaris

18 Jan 2018 - 19 Jan 2018

Bursting with his signature acerbic wit and razor sharp social critiques, David Sedaris takes to the stage performing new and unpublished material.
First Nations

Badu Gili

Every Day

New daily sunset sails lighting explores ancient First Nations stories.
Bangarra - Bennelong


29 Jun 2017 - 29 Jul 2017

Bangarra presents "an extraordinarily powerful work, a benchmark in Australian dance creativity" at the Sydney Opera House. Get tickets now.
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Classical Music

Streeton Trio: Czech Masterpieces

9 Sep 2017

This program explores some of the masterpieces of the piano trio repertoire, composed by three of the most beloved Czech composers; Dvorak, Suk and Smetana.
Ravishing Ravel
Classical Music

Ravishing Ravel Spinning Tales

27 Jul 2017 - 29 Jul 2017

It's music at its most sensual and enticing in this program of Ravel.
Experience all the hilarity of James Valentine’s Afternoon radio program on ABC Radio Sydney – but after dark!* And in a theatre.
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Classical Music

Karen Gomyo

6 Aug 2017

Young, effortless, and talented. Canadian violinist Karen Gomyo performs a cosmopolitan program including Vivaldi, Ravel, Takemitsu and more. Part of the Utzon Music Series.
Classical Music

Imperial Bells - Chimes in Concert

23 Jul 2017

A spellbinding sound filled with beauty, romance & solemnity – ancient Chime music performed by the internationally acclaimed Hubei Chime Bells Orchestra. Do not miss out this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary concert.
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Tours and Experiences

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Venture under the sails and into the heart of Australia’s greatest building on a Sydney Opera House Tour.
Tours & Experiences

Iron Chef All Star Dinner

02 Aug 2017 - 03 Aug 2017

The epic Iron Chef All Stars charity dinner comes to life at the Sydney Opera House where a guest MC will guide diners through a magnificent degustation.
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Swan Lake / Loch na hEala

30 Aug 2017 - 02 Sep 2017

A genre-defying reimagining of the classic tale Swan Lake. Direct from its critically acclaimed season at Sadler’s Wells and sold out performances throughout Europe.
An essential session about identity and the power of storytelling with writer, trans activist Janet Mock.
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Tours & Experiences

Experience Japan

02 Aug 2017 - 03 Aug 2017

Discover unique destinations for your next Japan holiday, all set up in the Concert Hall Southern Foyer.


All Day, 3 Sep 2017

20,000 helium balloons. Nine hours. One woman. A unique, one-time-only meditative experience exclusive to Sydney.
Operatic sensation Greta Bradman joins Tinalley String Quartet for an exquisite program featuring the words and music of Bach, Mendelssohn and Schubert’s epic ‘Death and the Maiden’.