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Celebrate the Festive Season with us

From contemporary music to kooky cabaret, discover all the Christmas fun at the Sydney Opera House this festive season.

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Contemporary Music

John Butler Trio and Missy Higgins

14 Feb 2019 - 15 Feb 2019

Two of the most authentic and loved figures in Australian music, John Butler Trio and Missy Higgins take to the iconic steps of Sydney Opera House this summer to deliver new and old favourites for an unmissable double-bill that’s sure to make music history.
Big moment Nostalgic Entertaining
Contemporary Music

Lennon: Through A Glass Onion

19 Feb 2019 - 24 Feb 2019

Celebrates the genius, music & phenomenon of John Lennon. Waters & D’Arrietta reveal the true essence of a treasured icon. Features 31 hits of Lennon & Lennon/McCartney.
Made in Australia Nostalgic Reflective

Blanc de Blanc Encore

04 Jan 2019 - 09 Mar 2019

Indulge your senses in a new immersive spectacle, as the Studio transforms once more into a hedonistic world of daring acrobatics and beautiful debauchery. Blur the lines between audience and performers - you’re invited to a breathtaking night of lavish laughs and frivolous fun.
Surprising Playful Sensual
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Kids & Families, Little ones

Sarah & Duck's Big Top Birthday

06 Dec 2018 - 23 Dec 2018

QUACK! The much loved BBC series Sarah & Duck are flying south for their first visit to the Sydney Opera House!
Engaging Inspiring
Kids & Families, Little ones

Wolfgang's Magical Musical Circus

15 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019

Tumble and fly through the magical world of Wolfgang on stage and experience Mozart's irrepressible spirit and vibrant compositions through physical comedy and mischievous antics.
Circus & Magic

The Illusionists

19 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018

Having shattered box office records and dazzled audiences across the globe, the world’s greatest magic show returns to Sydney this summer. Get tickets for The Illusionists now.
Exhilarating Blood pumping Surprising
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Storytime Ballet: Coppélia

19 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018

A sparkling tale of magic and mischief, where all is not what it seems...
Crowd pleaser Nostalgic Blood pumping

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
Musical Theatre

West Side Story

16 Aug 2019 - 06 Oct 2019

Hailed as the greatest Broadway musical of all time, experience this internationally celebrated production of West Side Story for a limited season only. Get tickets now.
Big moment Energising Nostalgic
Classical Music

Nigel Kennedy

27 Jan 2019

Having brought a fresh perspective to classical music by his merging of the traditional with the contemporary, Kennedy is now bringing back his trademark effervescent live performance back to Australia.
Memorable Sublime Moving