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Opera Australia

2020 Season

Explore our 2020 season and plan a year of fabulous nights out.

The season is packed with highlights, including new productions, rare grand works and superstar performers.

Lovers who live to regret. Brave women bent on revenge. Secrets and lies. These are the stories of 2020, and you won’t want to miss them.

Opera Australia's New Year's Eve

Make this your most glamorous and memorable New Year 's Eve yet. Choose between two Opera Australia offerings: a full performance of La Bohème or the entertaining Opera Gala.

Opera

Aida

25 Jun 2020 - 10 Aug 2020

CANCELLED - Due to ongoing restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Opera House is currently closed to the public. As a result, the performances of Aida will no longer proceed as scheduled. Ticketholders will be contacted directly with further information. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

La Bohème

02 Jan 2020 - 30 Jan 2020

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

Carmen

11 Jan 2020 - 26 Mar 2020

CANCELLED: The ultimate femme fatale is here to stamp her feet, toss her hair and dance. Will she love Don José? Maybe. Will you fall for her sultry Habanera? Definitely.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

Great Opera Hits 2020

01 Jan 2020 - 27 Mar 2020

CANCELLED: 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
CANCELLED: Featuring fireworks every night and a pop-up venue with comfortable grandstand seating, La Traviata on Sydney Harbour will be a night to remember. Get tickets now.
Crowd pleaser Romantic Exhilarating
Opera

Attila

12 Mar 2020 - 28 Mar 2020

CANCELLED: This revenge thriller sees a brave warrior woman stand up against the King of the Huns.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Musical Theatre

Fiddler on the Roof

03 Sep 2020 - 31 Oct 2020

CANCELLED: Discover Fiddler on the Roof in a new way – performed in Yiddish, the language of Tevye and his family.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

Don Giovanni

24 Jan 2020 - 27 Feb 2020

Opera’s mad, bad Casanova is about to meet his maker.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

Eugene Onegin

25 Jul 2020 - 08 Aug 2020

CANCELLED - Due to ongoing restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Opera House is currently closed to the public. As a result, the performances of Eugene Onegin will no longer proceed as scheduled. Ticketholders will be contacted directly with further information. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

Faust

10 Feb 2020 - 11 Mar 2020

What would you give up your soul for? An ageing scholar makes a deal with the devil, trading his freedom in the afterlife for a wild ride through all of life’s pleasures.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

La Juive

14 Jul 2020 - 07 Aug 2020

CANCELLED - Due to ongoing restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Opera House is currently closed to the public. As a result, the performances of La Juive will no longer proceed as scheduled. Ticketholders will be contacted directly with further information. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Opera

Roberto Devereux

30 Jun 2020 - 16 Jul 2020

Elizabeth I has to choose between her country and her heart in this intimate royal drama.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining
Musical Theatre

The Light in the Piazza

14 Aug 2020 - 22 Aug 2020

CANCELLED - Due to ongoing restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Opera House is currently closed to the public. As a result, the performances of The Light In the Piazza will no longer proceed as scheduled. Ticketholders will be contacted directly with further information. Thank you for your patience and understanding at this time.
Crowd pleaser Indulgent Entertaining