Articles on ‘Sydney Opera House’

Assassins to play Sydney Opera House season

David Campbell in Assassins at Hayes Theatre Co

Hayes Theatre Co’s critically acclaimed 2017 production of Assassins, will play a season at Sydney Opera House Playhouse this June, starring David Campbell and according to director Dean Bryant, a return season couldn’t come at a better time for Australia. “Assassins couldn’t be more right for Australia now when our newsfeeds are full of the… Read more.

The Encounter – Sydney Festival

The Encounter. Photo by Prudence Upton.

In 1969, National Geographic photographer Loren McIntyre became lost in the depths of Brazil’s remote Javari Valley and found himself living amongst the Mayoruna people, a tribe with little to no contact with the outside world. He believed that he discovered the source of the Amazon River by speaking telepathically with the tribespeople. Based on… Read more.

Win a double pass to Anything Goes at the Sydney Opera House

Anything Goes. Photo by Jeff Busby

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to Anything Goes at the Sydney Opera House on Sunday, 6 September. For decades, Anything Goes has captivated millions with its delightful story of madcap antics aboard the S.S. American. When the ocean liner embarks from New York to London, etiquette and convention get tossed out the portholes as two unlikely… Read more.

Win a double pass to Bell Shakespeare’s The Tempest at the Sydney Opera House

Win a double pass to Bell Shakespeare’s The Tempest at the Sydney Opera House

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to Bell Shakespeare’s The Tempest at the Sydney Opera House on 19 August. Prospero, a duke in exile, rules an island bound by nameless seas and violent storms. Seething a desire to exact vengeance on his usurper brother, Antonio, Prospero finds himself stranded with that same brother, conflicted by a choice… Read more.

Review: Ghost Stories, Sydney Opera House

Aleks Mikic in Ghost Stories, Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House. Photograph by Liam O'Keefe.

Really, there’s not a lot I can say about this play. Not because I can’t think of anything to say, but because the audience is specifically asked not to spoil the experience for those who haven’t seen it yet. It’s a bit of a gimmick, but it’s all part of the fun, and apparently audience and… Read more.

Australian Dance Awards Winners 2014

Returning to the Opera House for the first time in 8 years, the Australian Dance Awards were held at the Joan Sutherland Theatre over the weekend, honouring the country’s finest dancers in a gala ceremony hosted by Frances Rings and Kip Gamblin. The annual awards event features 11 categories of achievement covering dance artists, educators… Read more.

Getting to know you: Matthew Ngyuen

Matthew Nguyen

Opera Australia and John Frost’s production of The King and I is set to open at the Sydney Opera House this week after successful seasons in Brisbane and Melbourne. The national tour of this Helpmann Award Winning musical marks the professional music theatre debut of many up-and-coming performers. AussieTheatre is thrilled to be featuring an interview series entitled Getting… Read more.