06 Jul 2018 - 07 Jul 2018
Australia’s colonial past and refugee policies are put on trial in this powerful piece of political theatre. Direct from a sold-out season at Sydney Festival 2018, Tribunal is a compelling work not to be missed.
Talks & Ideas
May 20, 2018
Join a panel of feisty feminists as they examine hard truths and cultural attitudes about parenting in contemporary Australia. Get tickets now.
16 May 2018 - 23 May 2018
Not even remotely based on an Oscar-winning movie, this genre defying hilarious romantic-musical-thriller will have you rolling in the aisles!
28 Apr 2018 - 19 May 2018
For the ultimate night at the ballet, make a date with Hanna, the fabulously wealthy, fancy-free heroine of The Merry Widow. Delight in the hijinks of a high-society marriage plot with tangled affairs, narrow misses and jealous lovers.
30 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
In an Australian premiere, Neil Finn continues his legendary love affair with the Sydney Opera House bringing to life the rich, emotional intensity of his acclaimed new album Out of Silence, with full band and orchestra in the intimate setting of the Joan Sutherland Theatre.
14 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
Compelling contemporary dance, soul-stirring soundscapes and uniquely Australian stories – Bangarra are a company at the peak of their powers. In superb form after the sold-out season of Bennelong, they return in 2018 with a major new dance work, Dark Emu.
11 Jun 2018 - 13 Jun 2018
For their long-awaited Australian debut, California’s dream pop darlings Mazzy Star, led by the sparse, longing vocals of Hope Sandoval and the echo-drenched reverb of guitarist Dave Roback, premiere their quintessential sound with full band at Vivid LIVE.
07 Jun 2018 - 01 Jul 2018
Meet America’s most notorious Assassins in this multi Tony-Award winning showstopper by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman. Get tickets for Assassins now.
29 Mar 2018 - 19 May 2018
An acclaimed, gripping and beautiful new drama that feels thrillingly alive with real people and raises profound questions about our choices and our legacy.
Kids & Families, Little ones
04 May 2018 - 21 May 2018
Treat little ears to musical soundscapes and classical compositions in this immersive introduction to music.
31 May 2018
Marking 20 years since its release, acclaimed US indie-folk singer/songwriter Cat Power returns to the Sydney Opera House performing her seminal 1998 album Moon Pix for the first time in-full with original collaborators Jim White and Mick Turner of the Dirty Three, exclusive to Vivid LIVE.
Kate Miller-Heidke, Ella Hooper, Wendy Matthews, Kristin Berardi and Rachel Gaudry come together to express just how much this music legend means to them in Both Sides Now – Celebrating the Songs of Joni Mitchell
14 Jun 2018 - 16 Jun 2018
The “queen of the violin” returns to Sydney to perform Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in a concert conducted by David Robertson.
12 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
The bright lights of Broadway will shine on the Sydney Opera House next July as the Sydney Symphony Orchestra presents the hit Broadway musical Funny Girl in Concert. Get tickets now.
26 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Following a long four-year wait, the Brit Award-winning folk outsider behind Every Kingdom makes his Sydney Opera House debut with a full band.
06 Jun 2018 - 10 Jun 2018
Hailed by audiences and critics for its entrancing choreography and stunning beauty, Ballet Preljocaj’s contemporary retelling of Snow White makes it’s Sydney debut for a strictly limited season. Get tickets for Snow White now.
8 July 2018
Celebrate the maverick popstar, George Michael, in this extra special musical event that takes his iconic hits to a whole new level in full symphonic sound.