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UnWrapped

A curated series staging some of Australia’s best contemporary performance works rarely seen beyond their premiere seasons. 

Part of the Sydney Opera House's Artist & Sector Development program supporting local Australian artists, UnWrapped supports small companies and producers through presentation platforms and unique professional development opportunities.

May 2018

Dance

A Faint Existence

10 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

Acclaimed Australian dancer-choreographer performs in her solo debut — a powerful contemporary work exploring impermanence, fragility and mortality. Kristina Chan performs in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Intimate Insightful Energising
Cabaret

Mother’s Ruin: A Cabaret about Gin

10 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

With two of Australia’s rising cabaret stars at the helm, you will stumble and soar through tales of love and women, gin and secrets. Maeve Marsden and Libby Wood perform in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Laugh Out Loud Cerebral Thrilling
Theatre

Personal

09 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

Personal is a performance exploring the experience of being only hearing person in a Deaf family. Jodee Mundy performs in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Insightful Moving Heart Warming
Theatre

Two Jews walk into a theatre...

09 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

Whether doting or distant, joker or tyrant, a father is a terrible weight to carry around. Gideon Obarzanek and Brian Lipson perform in UnWrapped: a series of contemporary performances by remarkable Australian artists.
Compelling Entertaining Moving

August 2018

Dance

Split

08 Aug 2018 - 12 Aug 2018

One of Australia’s most fearless dance companies, Lucy Guerin Inc. bring their award-winning production for a strictly limited season. Get tickets for Split now.
Compelling Bold
Theatre

Ich Nibber Dibber

15 Aug 2018 - 19 Aug 2018

From piercings and parties to marriage and motherhood, celebrate a lifetime of friendship in this hilarious new theatre work by acclaimed performance trio, post. Get tickets for Ich Nibber Dibber now.
Laugh Out Loud Playful Entertaining
No maps, charts or diagrams - explore climate change with a panel of prominent Australian artists and advocates in an afternoon of conversation, performance and installation. Register now.
Eye opening Sensory Topical
Native Tongue is a raw and intimate performance by Mojo Juju and her band. Sharing stories and songs from her soon to be released album - it’s honest, emotional, straight from the heart. Get tickets for Mojo Juju: Native Tongue now.
Inspiring Political