Sydney

The Magic Flute

Sydney Opera House, 23 February-16 March

Embark on an enchanting adventure and meet a host of wondrous characters in Mozart’s The Magic Flute.

Mozart's Idomeneo

Sydney Opera House, 24 February-15 March

An epic opera about gods and monsters, human frailty and the power of love. Mozart’s genius is on full display.

La Traviata

Sydney Opera House, 24 February-16 March

Glamour, riches and a tragic secret: La Traviata is the story of a courtesan falling in love. Classic opera with stunning costumes, outstanding music and a fresh perspective.

Great Opera Hits

Sydney Opera House, 25 February-21 October

Stroll down to the Sydney Opera House and join the stars of Opera Australia for a concert of the greatest hits of opera.

Opera Up Late

Sydney Opera House, 1 March

Join your host Reuben Kaye as he throws open the doors to the Sydney Opera House for a Mardi Gras celebration for the ages.

West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

Mrs Macquaries Point, 22 March-21 April

A musical masterpiece returns to Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour in a thrilling, larger-than-life staging. Dynamic dance numbers and fireworks soar across the harbour.

Watershed: The Death of Dr Duncan

Sydney Opera House, 14 June-16 June

A dazzling new operatic work by some of Australia’s most acclaimed creative talents, bringing a real-life tragedy, and eventual triumph, to the stage.

Tosca

Sydney Opera House, 25 June-16 August

A thriller with sensational music, opera’s best villain and an unforgettable ending, Tosca will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Il Trittico

Sydney Opera House, 3 July-19 July

Three short operas by one of opera’s greatest composers offer a triple helping of music and emotion: thrilling drama, personal crisis and sparkling comedy.

Hamlet

Sydney Opera House, 20 July-9 August

Shakespeare’s searing portrait of a prince in crisis in an acclaimed contemporary opera by Australian composer Brett Dean.

Mozart's Così fan tutte

Sydney Opera House, 1 August-17 August

Two men attempt to seduce the other’s lover in an elaborate ruse to win a bet. Mozart’s sublime music makes this opera must-see.

Sunset Boulevard

Sydney Opera House, 28 August-1 November

Musical superstar Sarah Brightman stars in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s extraordinary musical about a Hollywood icon.

Gilgamesh

Carriagworks, 26 September-5 October

The world’s oldest poem meets opera’s most cutting-edge artists in this spectacular new work, directed by Kip Williams (Sydney Theatre Company’s The Picture of Dorian Gray).