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Allerta Reader Offers

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The Royal Ballet at QPAC 

win a double pass to a dress rehearsal

Direct from Covent Garden, London’s mighty Royal Ballet marks its triumphant return to Australia for an exclusive season of The Winter's Tale at Brisbane's Queensland Performing Ars Centre. This production will feature 85 world class dancers, breathtaking sets, and music performed live by the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.

5-9 July 2017, Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Win one double pass to an exclusive dress rehearsal on Wednesday 5 July at 2.00pm. 

Enter using the promo code ROYAL. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017.
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Musica Viva presents

Pacifica Quartet

Pacifica Quartet has won hearts around the world for their passionate performances. Treading that miraculous line between naked emotion and scrupulous musicianship, this quartet throws a brilliant light onto works by Haydn, Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Shostakovich, as well as the welcome return of Nigel Westlake's second quartet.

24 June at 2pm and 26 June at 7pm, City Recital Hall, Angel Place.

Receive 25% off full price tickets by entering the promo code PQJUNE. 

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Sydney Theatre Company presents


An esteemed Australian cast in a classic that has never been more relevant. George Orwell's 1984 is re-examined in this radical, award-winning international theatrical blockbuster.

28 June–22 July, Roslyn Packer Theatre

Win a double pass to a performance of 1984. Enter using the promo code 1984. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017.


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Win an opening night pass to Dmitry Sinkovsky

The unique Dmitry Sinkovsky performs Vivaldi and Locatelli with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. Dmitry’s violin will lift you among the clouds. Spirits soar. Hearts are uplifted. You’re flying in the infinite blue and transported to a world of exquisite inner sensitivity. 

24 July–4 August, City Recital Hall 
5–6 August, Melbourne Recital Centre

Win one of four double passes to the opening night in Sydney and Melbourne.

Enter using the promo code DMITRYMELB for Melbourne OR DMITRYSYD for Sydney. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017.


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Hayes Theatre Co presents


Emma Matthews stars as Dame Nellie Melba in a new Australian musical, Melba premiering at Hayes Theatre Co. Melba charts the life of a woman who was determined to be the best in a conservative world. Melba’s life was filled with triumph and tragedy, stardom and shame; a story that is little known beyond her stellar career.

From 11 August, Hayes Theatre Co.

Win a double pass to the opening night of Melba on Friday 11 August. Enter using the promo code MELBA. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017. 

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Scotland The Brave

Scotland The Brave is the smash hit celebration of traditional Scottish music, song, and dance featuring Australian soprano Cheryl Barker, as guest soloist.

Allerta! subscribers can access concession ticket prices for performances in Sydney and Perth. Choose from the dates below and book now.

22 July, 2pm and 8pm, Perth Concert Hall  BOOK NOW

26 August, 1.30pm, Sydney Opera House  BOOK NOW



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Active Division presents

Opera Star Intimate Night In

This is an exclusive opportunity to connect with Australian tenor Teddy Tahu Rodes. Join us for an intimate evening on Sydney Harbour with five star dining, in-conversation interview and a Q&A. This will be experience of a lifetime.

Sunday 30 July at Palais, Milsons Point.

To receive 10% off your booking use the promo code TEDDY. Only 90 places available. 

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Salon Films presents


Churchill is a clock-ticking biographical thriller which follows the historical political giant in the days before the 1944 D-Day landings where his uncertainty over invading Normandy clashes with the gung-ho spirit of his political opponents. Starring Brian Cox as Churchill, Golden Globe winner Miranda Richardson as his headstrong wife Clemmie, and Mad Men's John Slattery as General Eisenhower.

In selected cinemas from 8 June

Win one of 20 double passes. Enter using the promo code CHURCHILL. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017.

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Bonnie Lythgoe Productions presents

Peter Pan and Tinkerball Panto

The panto is back! The Adventures of Peter Pan and Tinker Bell  comes to the State Theatre, Sydney. Starring Todd McKenney as Captain Hook, this world premiere features glittering sets, spectacular effects, gorgeous fairytale costumes, fantastic song and dance numbers, and bags of audience participation. 

7–16 July, State Theatre

Win one double pass to The Adventures of Peter Pan and Tinkerball. Enter using the promo code TINKERBELL. Competition closes Friday 30 June 2017.

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