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Contemporary Music

Vivid LIVE

Now evolving into its second decade, Vivid LIVE is home to the best in contemporary music within the city's annual Vivid Sydney festival of light, music and ideas.
Kids & Families,

There's A Sea In My Bedroom

09 May 2019 - 20 May 2019

Weaving together captivating storytelling with a newly composed score performed by ACO Collective, There’s a Sea in My Bedroom is an immersive introduction to live music, capturing the magic of a child's fantasy world.


05 Apr 2019 - 25 Apr 2019

In this Sydney-exclusive season, Verve takes the pulse of Australian contemporary dance– and finds it beating strong. Get tickets now.
Playful Bold Inspiring
Kids & Families,

360 Allstars

13 Apr 2019 - 28 Apr 2019

Bring your extreme sport enthusiasts to 360 ALLSTARS to experience a revolutionary production that’ll leave all of you dizzy with excitement.
Classical Music

Barry Douglas performs Brahms

27 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

Majestic music reveals stunning vistas as pianist Barry Douglas performs Brahms’ heroic Piano Concerto No.2. Sibelius’s Seventh Symphony soars in conclusion.
Inspiring Moving Uplifting


15 Jan 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

Torture and death mean nothing. Freedom means everything. Can the princess win her heart’s desire?
Engaging Bold Moving

La Bohème

02 Jan 2019 - 28 Mar 2019

With the flickering of a candle, love sparks. Two hands meet in the dark and four friends’ lives are changed forever.
Engaging Bold Moving

How to Rule the World

11 Feb 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

A motley group of political operatives plot to take over the world – using a likeable white guy as a puppet. A new, hilarious stinging satire on Australian politics.
Laugh Out Loud Political Satirical

Bobby Fox: The Irish Boy

05 Jun 2019 - 05 Jun 2019

From Galway Girl to Danny Boy, Bobby Fox’s exciting new show fuses Irish music, dance, storytelling and song.
Made in Australia Intimate Welcoming

Festival UnWrapped

03 May 2019 - 19 May 2019

A curated series staging some of Australia’s best contemporary performance works rarely seen beyond their premiere seasons. Get tickets.
Australia’s internationally acclaimed acoustic guitar icon Tommy Emmanuel returns to Australia this April, with very special guest direct from Nashville, dobro legend Jerry Douglas.
Made in Australia Memorable Bold
Kids & Families, Little ones

Possum Magic

15 Apr 2019 - 28 Apr 2019

Share in the timeless story of friendship and magic in this brand new stage adaptation of the much-loved Australian classic book by Mem Fox.
Classical Music


23 Mar 2019 - 24 Mar 2019

Childhood is a fleeting, fragile thing. It’s a time of joy and innocence but can so easily be touched by tragedy. Elizabeth Scott conducts the elite voices of the VOX young adult choir in a luminous a cappella program that will make you smile and move you to tears.
Reflective Moving Topical

The Miser

02 Mar 2019 - 06 Apr 2019

Welcome to the world of The Miser, where passion and penny-pinching go head to head in a ribald comedy of manners. Get tickets now.
Eye opening Bold Satirical
Musical Theatre

Thrones! The Musical Parody

05 Jun 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

Ridiculously handsome men battling White Walkers. Ridiculously beautiful women riding fire-breathing dragons. And everyone either trying to kill or woo each other. Nudity? Maybe. Laughs? For sure.
Exhilarating Electric Uplifting

The Choir of Man

20 Mar 2019 - 07 Apr 2019

A runaway hit from the Edinburgh and Adelaide Fringe Festivals, The Choir of Man is "the ultimate feel-good show". It's the best singing, dancing, stomping, pub crawl of a concert you'll ever see!
Entertaining Energising Electric