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NATIONAL

Royal Opera presents

Madama Butterfly

The Royal Opera House's production of Madama Butterfly is screening in cinemas, direct from London. Antonio Pappano, acclaimed for his interpretations of Italian opera, conducts an impressive cast led by much-loved soprano Ermonela Jaho in Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier's ravishing production of Puccini’s deeply poignant opera.

In cinemas nationally 28 April–3 May.

Win one of 10 double passes to see Madama Butterfly. Enter using the promo code BUTTERFLY. Competition closes 17 April 2017.

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Songs of the Black Arm Band, City Recital Hall

SYDNEY

Songs of the Black Arm Band

A stunning new production from Australia’s leading contemporary Aboriginal music collective, Black Arm Band – a powerful expression of Aboriginal song, culture, language and spirit.

Enter the promo code BAND to access $30 tickets to Songs of the Black Arm Band at the City Recital Hall on Saturday 22 April at 7.30pm.

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Black and white image of a dancer from Sydney Dance Company's Orb

SYDNEY

Sydney Dance Company Presents

Orb

Be captured by the world premiere of Orb. With music featuring Yolngu singer Rrawun Maymuru, Rafael Bonachela’s Ocho explores the infinite connections between us. Full Moon, the Company’s first collaboration with a Taiwanese choreographer, completes the double bill. 
 
Win one double pass to see Orb on Saturday 29 April at 8pm.

Enter using the promo code ORB. Competition closes 17 April 2017. 

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MELBOURNE

Shostakovich 13: Babi Yar

Zelman Symphony conducted by Mark Shiell will present this Babi Yar commemorative concert with bass-baritone soloist Adrian Tamburini, Guest Concertmaster Wilma Smith, Chorusmaster Nicholas Cowall, and some 300 performers on stage. The symphony will be preceded by a commemoration ceremony and a reading of the Babi Yar poem. 

Sunday 17 September 2017, 2pm at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne.

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Sydney

VIVID Sydney presents

Hidden Sydney at World Bar

Hidden Sydney is an immersive cabaret experience, celebrating Kings Cross in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s. Immerse yourself in the stories of Bea Miles, Abe Saffron, Roie the Witch, Standover Jim and the iconic Les Girls. Rub shoulders with the crims and crooks of the day, finishing up with last drinks at the Chevron Silver Spade.

Hidden Sydney runs from 25 May–18 June 2017, as part of VIVID Sydney’s Kings Cross program.

Win a double pass to see Hidden Sydney at World Bar on Sunday 28 May at 7pm. Enter using the promo code HIDDEN. Competition closes 17 April 2017.

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Free Fire

Free Fire is an action comedy about an arms deal that goes explosively wrong, starring Cillian Murphy, Brie Larson and Armie Hammer. Capturing the most epic shootout ever seen on film, Free Fire is a spectacular parody, and biting critique, of the insanity of gun violence.

In selected cinemas from 27 April.

Win one of 10 double passes to see Free Fire. Enter using the promo code FIRE. Competition closes 17 April 2017.

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Win a subscription to

SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL

Daytime Subscribers for the 2017 Sydney Film Festival pay as little as $8 per film (usually $19.90). With a set curated program from 8 June–18 June at the magnificent State Theatre, it’s perfect for film lovers interested in a wide variety of cinema.

Win a Sydney Film Festival subscription. Enter the promo code POPCORN. Competition closes 17 April 2017.

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Sydney

National Theatre Live presents

Amadeus

Music. Power. Jealousy. Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, Amadeus, captured live from the National Theatre in London with orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia. 

Opens in selected cinemas from 6 May 2017.

Win one of 5 double passes to see the Sydney preview on Monday 24 April. Enter the promo code AMADEUS. Competition closes on 17 April 2017.

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SYDNEY

Titanic The Exhibition

Titanic The Exhibition arrives in Sydney for the first time on Saturday 8 April at The Byron Kennedy Hall in The Entertainment Quarter. Experience the world’s largest and most comprehensive Titanic exhibition. Receive a real passenger boarding pass, come face-to-face with an actual iceberg, experience spectacular recreations and witness over 300 artefacts plus memorabilia from the blockbuster film. A must-see for all ages.

Exhibition opens Saturday 8 April 2017.

Win one of 2 double passes to see Titanic the Exhibition. Enter using the promo code TITANIC. Competition closes 17 April 2017.

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sydney

Opera wine and dine series

Experience Opera Bites, Sydney’s boutique opera company, in a stunning heritage listed dining room, complete with a bespoke menu and select fines wines to match.

A Night in Paris, Friday 5 May. Bizet’s hilarious comedy Dr Miracle followed by elegant opera and song celebrating all things French. 

Enter the promo code BITES to receive 10% off Early Bird & Standard tickets.

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