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Peak Entertainment

The Rock Anthology

An authentic tribute to some of rocks greatest legends. With a true connection to the music, the Rock Anthology takes you on a journey through its authentic sounds, ensuring this is the truest of tribute shows.

Red Tree Theatre

February
Pymble Players

Rapture

2023

Winner of the Victorian Premier's Award for Drama 2003, a vivid, timely new play that shines a revealing light on Australia's unsettled soul.

Written by: Joanna Murray-Smith
By arrangement with the author.
Directed by: David Allsopp

Pymble Players Theatre

Free
Naughty Noodle

ThursGAY - TRAVELLING SOCIAL CLUB

ThursGAY IS BACK BABY! “Gallivanting through Gosford's best offerings” there is no better way to experience the bars, restaurants and spaces in our neighbourhood that want to show off their best and most welcoming side!

Free Entry

Embrace the adventure and take the leap.
#ACO2023 Season

Wise wooden instruments. Horsehair and rosin. Handmade and bespoke. Craftsmanship that is both ancient and brand new. The sound of instruments tuning backstage. The murmur of voices and laughter from the foyers. Our footsteps as we walk out onto the stage. The inhale – from musicians and…

Australian Chamber Orchestra
Return
Sydney Lyric Theatre & Live Nation

Mamma Mia

Sydney, it's time to party again when the acclaimed Australian production returns this May!

Limited Run

Sydney Lyric Theatre

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Avoca Beach Theatre

La Traviata

Soprano Nadine Sierra stars as the self-sacrificing courtesan Violetta—one of opera's ultimate heroines—in Michael Mayer's vibrant production of Verdi's beloved tragedy.

Avoca Beach Theatre

Wyong
Wyong Musical Theatre

Carrie

2023

Carrie White is a teenage outcast who longs to fit in. What none of them know is that Carrie's just discovered she's got a special power, and if pushed too far, she's not afraid to use it.

by Lawrence D. Cohen

The Wyong Grove Theatre

Opera Australia
Opera Australia
Explore Events
Improv
A Party of Apes

Christmas with the Chimps!

Do you love live entertainment? Do you love improv? A Party of Apes is an improv troupe based on the Central Coast.

Red Tree Theatre

Tuggerah
Red Tree Theatre

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged)

2023

Shakespeare may be turning in his grave, but the show that's become a cult classic contains all 37 plays (plus sonnets).

By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield

Red Tree Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Frontier Touring

Jim Jefferies

Six months after selling out an incredible 27-date run across Australia and New Zealand, internationally renowned rock star comic Jim Jefferies returns to Sydney this December, for one final encore show!

State Theatre

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Opera Australia

Aida

2023

This is a story of love so strong it defies enemy lines. This is a story of a kingdom in triumph and a nation in chains. This is a story of betrayal.

Sydney Opera House

★ A HIT ★
Central Coast Conservatorium of Music

Premier Ensembles Concert

After 2 years of being unable to hold a concert, the Premier Ensembles are taking to the stage!

Gosford Anglican Church

#JOPUKA2023 is here!
Jopuka 2023

Jopuka Productions is the Central Coast's leading youth-arts body. Presenting a unique and innovative season, filled to the brim with new works, Australian classics, cutting-edge musicals and Fringe favourites.

Jopuka Productions
Opera
Pinchgut Opera

Médée

The greatest opera of the entire French Baroque era.

by Charpentier
Artistic Director Erin Helyard, Director Justin Way and star mezzo-soprano Catherine Carby

City Recital Hall

☆ NEW ☆
MusicWorks Central Coast

Sounds of London

Raise your glass to the “A-list Queens” of modern day British soul - AMY WINEHOUSE & ADELE

Avoca Beach Theatre

Sydney
The Australian Ballet

The Dream / Marguerite and Armand

2023

A double bill by Frederick Ashton

Sydney Opera House

Family
Newcastle Pro Wrestling

Deck the City Halls

Newcastle Pro Wrestling brings its world class, explosive action to back Newcastle City Hall for “Deck the City Halls 2022"

Family Friendly

Civic Theatre

Sydney
Global Creatures

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Be seduced by the passion and visual splendor of Moulin Rouge! The Musical, the awe-inspiring world premiere musical based on Baz Luhrmann's groundbreaking, Oscar®-winning film. Prepare to be swept up in the Paris of your dreams, a world of romance and yearning, decadence and danger, illusion and truth.

Capitol Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
the Grainery Church

Good King Wenceslas

By popular demand, the Grainery Church presents the return of ‘Good King Wenceslas', an original musical based on the story of the much loved Christmas carol.

Family Friendly

Civic Theatre

Sydney
The Australian Ballet

Identity

2023

A new program from two of Australia's leading choreographers

Sydney Opera House

January
Laycock Street Community Theatre

Dragon - It Comes in Threes

2023

The legendary band - Dragon purveyors of Antipodean anthems and Australian Rock since 1973. Thousands of shows, tons of records sold, innumerable songs played since the reformation in 2006.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Tuggerah
Jopuka Productions

The Brown Bag Canteen

2023

Food fanatic, Ren, steps off the bus at St. Lawrence Prep, the fanciest high school in six towns. She's there with the rest of her peers after a mysterious fire destroyed their beloved - albeit kind of a hole - Woodrich College across town, and these poor students are not welcome.

By Alexander Lee-Rekers
Directed by Calem Madden
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

Red Tree Theatre

January
Magic Men Australia

Magic Men

2023

Showcasing its most talented men in a heart-stopping live performance. Featuring the guys from MAGIC MEN, this one-of-a-kind stage show tears up the stage with hot hunks, smooth moves and a lighting spectacle guaranteed to make it a night out to remember.

Breakers Country Club

February
New Theatricals

Come From Away

2023

A Newcastle first - Broadway is coming to town!

Presented by Junkyard Dogs and Rodney Rigby

Civic Theatre

Season 2023 marks 60 years of The Australian Ballet.
Season 2023

Join us for a season of time-honoured classical ballets and striking contemporary works that will move, inspire and surprise.

The Australian Ballet
January
Rock Room Productions

You're The Voice

2023

The John Farnham Story - For over the last 5 decades, John Farnham has earned the respect he deserves in his field. Voted by his peers as the greatest Australian singer of all time, he is also the only Australian singer to have a number one record in 5 consecutive decades.

The Art House Theatre

Tragedy
by William Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet

From Romance to Rest

Uniting Productions

☆ NEW ☆
Wyong Milk Factory Tavern

L.A. Heat

2023

The Guys from LA Heat are coming back for round 3!

Wyong Milk Factory Tavern

★ A HIT ★
Sydney Opera House

Velvet Rewired

Led by the divine Marcia Hines alongside a dazzling array of acrobats, aerialists and vocalists, prepare for a euphoric dose of disco fever and a touch of glitter - not to mention an epic disco soundtrack that will have you boogying all the way to wonderland in your seat.

In association with Peter Rix.

Joan Sutherland Theatre

On SALE
Chugg Entertainment

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road

Returning in January 2023 to perform shows as part of his multi-year Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, we are are thrilled to announce that Elton John - the most successful performing male solo artist of all time - has added a special ‘encore' performance to his epic run, with a new show announced for Newcastle.

McDonald Jones Stadium

Add-On
Sydney Theatre Company & Shake & Stir Theatre Co

Fantastic Mr Fox

2023

One of Roald Dahl's biggest, brightest and bushiest characters comes to life in this audio visual extravaganza.

By Roald Dahl
Adapted for the stage by shake & stir theatre co

Roslyn Packer Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Fever

Candlelight Summer Central Coast

2023

The Best of Hans Zimmer. Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations never before used for this purpose in New South Wales.

Avoca Beach Theatre

2023
Disney Theatrical Productions Australia

Beauty and the Beast

2023

Direct from the West End, this enchanting and timeless tale has been brought to life in a reimagined production boasting all the spectacle and grandeur audiences know and love.

Produced in Australia by The Walt Disney Company and Disney Theatrical Productions, under the supervision of Thomas Schumacher

Capitol Theatre

January
Naughty Noodle

Rufina and the Coconuts

This is tropical Kabaret with heart, soul, humour and mind-bending artistic vision that will transport you to the wild island holiday you can't have just yet! So, time to dust off the tropical attire, shake up the cocktails and take in the exotic sights of sheer joy and terror with Rufino and the Coconuts.

Naughty Noodle Fun Haus

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

Constellations

2023

A gloriously romantic love story that reflects on the power of human connection and asks, “what if?”.

By Nick Payne
Directed by Ian Michael

Wharf 1 Theatre

January
Naughty Noodle

Briefs Factory International in Dirty Laundry

After 10 years of selling out festivals worldwide, the Briefs boys are coming to the Coast with their hills hoist poised ready to air their Dirty Laundry in their brand-new party cabaret wiith more glitter stains and ballsy attitude than ever before!

Naughty Noodle Fun Haus

Enter another world of thrills, heartbreak and adventure with 14 plays and 2 special add-ons.
#STC2023 Season

Discover cutting-edge new Australian works, the best contemporary writing from overseas, award-winning hits and beloved classics. In 2023, theatre is a grand adventure and we can't wait to take you along for the ride!

Sydney Theatre Company
☆ NEW ☆
Luna Park

Harbour Party

SYDNEY NEW YEAR'S EVE

January
Civic Theatre

Andy's Amazing Adventure

2023

Andy Day is fascinated by all creatures - big and small, existing or extinct. And now, visiting theatres across Australia during the January school holidays, he's on a mission to thrill and entertain in this live adventure.

Civic Theatre

Pyrmont
Sydney Lyric Theatre

Shen Yun

2023

5,000 Years of Civilization Reborn. The Beauty of Divine Beings Dancing

Sydney Lyric Theatre

January
The Art House

The John Lennon Songbook – In Concert

2023

John Waters has explored and honoured his relationship with Lennon's music for 30 years with co-creator and musical director Stewart D'Arrietta in many incarnations of the Glass Onion theatre show.

The Art House Theatre

POPULAR!
The Australian Ballet

Romeo and Juliet

In the history of dance, there are only a handful of productions that translate Shakespeare's story of tragic love into compelling ballet form. John Cranko's majestic version is one of them.

Sydney Opera House

☆ NEW ☆
The Art House

Sam Simmons

2023

SOMETHING SILLY FOR SERIOUSLY SERIOUS PEOPLE

The Art House Theatre

Sydney
Opera Australia

Rigoletto

2023

He's hideous. He's hated. He's untouchable. But in this shimmering world of secrets and seduction, can he keep the one he loves most safe?

by Giuseppe Verdi
based on: Le roi s'amuse; by Victor Hugo

Sydney Opera House

January
Gosford Musical Society

The Spongebob Musical

The stakes are higher than ever in this dynamic stage musical, as SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the total annihilation of their undersea world. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes centre stage. The power of optimism really can save the world!

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Tuggerah
Wyong Drama Group

The Full Monty

2023

Based on the 1997 British film of the same name. Set in the run-down former industrial epicentre of Sheffield, UK, it follows six unemployed, working class men who decide to do a one-time-only striptease to outdo a touring male strip show and make some desperately needed money.

by Simon Beaufoy
Directed by Howard Oxley

Red Tree Theatre

January
Andrew Kay, Spiritworks and BBC Studios

Steve Backshall - Ocean

2023

After three long years Steve Backshall is heading back to Australia with his brand NEW show, OCEAN!

Newcastle City Hall

February
Opera Australia

Adriana Lecouvreur

2023

Mystery, intrigue, murder? Lovers' liaisons don't come any more dangerous than this.

by Francesco Cilea

Sydney Opera House

Wyong Musical Theatre Company's 2023 Musical Season
#WMTC 2023

Welcome to an exciting season of musical theatre in 2023!

Wyong Musical Theatre
February
Wyong Drama Group

To Kill a Mockingbird

2023

All Rise! You never really understand a person until you climb into his skin and walk around in it

Casting Now

Red Tree Theatre

Tuggerah
Jopuka Productions

Green Day's American Idiot!

2023

Green Day's explosive, award-winning Broadway musical American Idiot comes to the Central Coast in March 2023.

Co-Directors: Rosie Ross and Joshua Maxwell
Musical Director: Ben Ross

Red Tree Theatre

February
Bare Productions & Jopuka Productions

Shirley Valentine

2023

Shirley Valentine is a bored, middle-aged housewife, trapped in a stale, loveless marriage. Her children are all grown up and she frequently talks to the wall in her kitchen while preparing her husband's regular evening meal.

Red Tree Theatre

POPULAR!
Dreamworks

Madagascar - The Musical

Are you ready to move it, move it? The Australian premiere of the international touring production of Madagascar - The Musical is landing in Sydney this December - and we're promised that there are plenty of mischievous penguins and raving lemurs to boot.

Book by Kevin Del Aguila
Original Music and Lyrics by George Noriega & Joel Someillan

February
Live Nation

Sting

2023

Sting will return to Australia in February 2023 for the first time in nearly 7 years, on his critically acclaimed My Songs tour.

Aware Super Theatre

February
Theatre Royal Sydney

The Rocky Horror Show

2023

A brand-new Australian production will kick off global celebrations in honour of iconic Rock ‘N' Roll musical The Rocky Horror Show as it marks its 50th Anniversary in 2023. Premiering at Theatre Royal Sydney in February 2023 starring Australian superstar Jason Donovan and Myf Warhurst as the Narrator.

Theatre Royal

February
Woy Woy Little Theatre

Party Piece

2023

A fast-paced comedy depicts the strained relations between feuding neighbours and families.

Peninsula Theatre

TRENDING
Sydney Opera House

Celebrate the Extraordinary

We're turning 50 and everyone's invited

Sydney Opera House

February
Central Coast Philharmonia Choir & Central Coast Conservatorium of Music

Lux: The Dawn From On High

2023

A 2018 work by Dan Forrest. In five movements, it explores various aspects of light with texts ranging from ancient liturgical chant to Scriptures to modern secular love poetry.

Pymble
Pymble Players

Gaslight

2023

You will be on the edge of your seat!

Written by: Patrick Hamilton
By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical On Behalf of Samuel French A Concord Theatricals Company
Directed by: Joy Sweeney

Pymble Players Theatre

February
Andrew Kay

Dick & Angel Strawbridge

2023

Dick and Angel Strawbridge, the stars of hit television series, Escape to the Chateau, are coming with their hugely successful Dare to Do It tour, the first time the Strawbridge's have ever visited Australia and New Zealand.

State Theatre

It's time to plan a year of fabulous nights out.
Opera 2023

Seduction, secrets, and sensational singing. Everything feels larger than life. This is opera.

Opera Australia
Sydney
The Australian Ballet

Don Quixote

2023

Based on the iconic 1973 film

Sydney Opera House

Andrew Kay
Andrew Kay
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Rock
Chocolate Starfish

Bat Out Of Hell

2023

Larger-than-life Melbourne band Chocolate Starfish will take the words right out of Meat Loaf's mouth when they perform one of the greatest rock albums ever

The Art House Theatre

February
Capitol Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2023

DIRECT FROM THE LONDON PALLADIUM

Capitol Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Australian Chamber Orchestra

Ilya Gringolts plays Bruch

2023

The electrifying Russian violinist returns to perform one of the most beloved Romantic violin concertos.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

★ A HIT ★
Jopuka Productions

Charlie Pilgrim - A Beginner's Guide To Time Travel

What if a primary school aged kid messed with spacetime while trying to fix a moment in the past and got herself stuck in a time loop. And what if she gets all her friends to try and help her to get out of the time loop and these friends turn out to be just different versions of herself?

By Sam O'Sullivan
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

The Launch Pad

February
Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Disney 100

2023

You will be dazzled as a cast of Australian musical theatre stars, the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and maestra Jessica Gethin bring your favourite Disney animated film scores to life.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

Sydney
Sydney Theatre Company

The Visitors

2023

A new production of this contemporary classic and a riveting insight into one of the most impactful days in Australia's history.

By Jane Harrison
Directed by Wesley Enoch

Sydney Opera House

Live
Avoca Beach Theatre

For The Love Of Purple

2023

Deep Purple are considered to be among the pioneers of heavy metal and modern hard rock.

Avoca Beach Theatre

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

Do not go Gentle

2023

Witness this moving exploration of human frailty at the ends of the Earth as performed by an all-star cast.

By Patricia Cornelius
Directed by Paige Rattray

Roslyn Packer Theatre

On Sale
Red Tree Theatre

Educating Rita

2023

Educating Rita is a witty yet poignant look at a working class woman's attempts to change her social circumstances through pursuit of an Open University qualification.

Casting Now

Red Tree Theatre

Tuggerah
Jopuka Productions

The Boys On The Bus

2023

A raw and raucous coming of age drama, The Boys on the Bus is another masterwork from multi-award winning playwright, Jamie Hornsby. Gritty and gripping, with a jet-black sense of humour.

By Jamie Hornsby
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

The Launch Pad

Woy Woy Little Theatre 2023 Season!
#WWLT2023 Play Season

Welcome to the 2023 Season of plays

Woy Woy Little Theatre
☆ NEW ☆
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival

RAW Comedy 2023

2023

For the last 27 years, jokesters from across Australia have come together to compete with their wit at RAW Comedy, the country's largest and most prestigious open mic comedy competition.

Civic Playhouse

Dates TBA
Gosford Musical Society

Kinky Boots

Winner of six Tony Awards (including Best Musical), Kinky Boots features a Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper and a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner, Harvey Fierstein.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

February
Live Nation

Red Hot Chilli Peppers

2023

LEGENDARY rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers return to Australia for four massive stadium shows in early 2023!

Sydney Super Dome

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

Oil

2023

An epic, globe-trotting, century-crossing night of theatrical magic that explores the deeply relatable bond between a mother and daughter.

By Ella Hickson
Directed by Paige Rattray

Wharf 1 Theatre

Wyong
A-List Entertainment

Nurse Georgie Carroll

2023

Sista Flo 2.0 - Georgie has seen it all and is bringing her hilarious award-winning stand-up to The Art House for one night only.

The Art House Theatre

Tuggerah
Red Tree Theatre

The Boy From Oz

2023

The Boy From Oz is the most successful Australian musical ever and the first to make it to Broadway. It is a musical biography/tribute to the late great Peter Allen.

Co-Directed by Daniel Craig and Joshua Maxwell

Red Tree Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Ben Maiorana Entertainment

Celtic Beat - Legends of Ireland

2023

A nostalgic and mystical breathtaking journey back to the homeland of Ireland where Irish eyes are smiling.

The Art House Theatre

Return
Sydney Lyric Theatre

Wicked

There's no place like home! The Broadway sensation WICKED looks at what happened in the Land of Oz but from a different angle.

Sydney Lyric Theatre

Pokolbin
Live Nation

Rod Stewart

2023

Following the extraordinary success of his previous tours, Sir Rod's 2023 dates promise show-stopping classics and new hits in his unmissable, captivating style.

Roche Estate

January
Opera Australia

La Boheme

On a freezing Christmas Eve, love sparks. Two hands meet in the dark and four friends' lives change forever.

Sydney Opera House

Sydney
State Theatre

Madeleine Peyroux

2023

A timeless and expressive singer who transports listeners with the emotionality of performance.

State Theatre

Welcome to Gosford Musical Society in 2023
#GMS2023

Gosford Musical Society presents a stella line up of exciting musicals for our 2023 season. Send you expression of interest to [email protected]

Gosford Musical Society
Festival
Words on the Waves

Words on the Waves Writers Festival

2023

Back on the Coast in 2023

Pokolbin
Red Hot Summer

Red Hot Summer Tour

2023

The Red Hot Summer Tour is returning to Roche Estate 2023 featuring an iconic all-Australian line-up.

Roche Estate

March
Central Coast Council

Flavours by the Sea

2023

Featuring some of Terrigal's most beloved eateries, the multicultural event will celebrate the Coast's diversity with a taste of the world's food, music, and art along the Terrigal foreshore.

★ A HIT ★
Laycock Street Community Theatre

Echoes of Pink Floyd - Signs of Life

2023

In 1988, Australia witnessed a rock concert event unprecedented in its scale, scope, and impact. Now, 35 years later, Australia's own Echoes of Pink Floyd bring you their painstakingly crafted homage to this amazing concert experience, Signs of Life.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Return
Jopuka Productions

The Peach Season

A powerful, salutary tale showing what it's like to be a young person desperate for independence, but also, crucially, what it's like to be a parent during the painful process of letting children fly the nest.

by Debra Oswald
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

Red Tree Theatre

★ A HIT ★
Talent Oz Entertainment

One Night in Memphis

2023

The show finally brings together three of the worlds greatest and most popular performers - Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison and Johnny Cash,showcasing the greatest songs of the early Rock n Roll years of the 50s & 60s.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

March
Gosford Musical Society

RENT

2023

It's about high drama, high-sheen angel wings, and all the soaring, emotional arcs and tear-jerking lows of a year in the bohemian life of broke artists in New York. All set to reverberating rock guitar, of course.

Casting Now

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Wyong
Wyong Musical Theatre

The Drowsy Chaperone

2023

When wealthy widow Mrs. Tottenham hosts the wedding of the year, she gets a lot more than a write-up in the society pages!

Casting Now

The Wyong Grove Theatre

Return
David Venn Enterprises

Cruel Intentions

2023

The hit new musical based on the cult Hollywood film is returning to Sydney for a strictly limited season this February!

Sydney
Live Nation

Clannad - In a Lifetime

2023

The multi-award winning Clannad have without doubt done more than any other group to take Irish music and the Irish language to a worldwide audience.

State Theatre

★ A HIT ★
Sydney Theatre Company

The Tempest

The iconic Richard Roxburgh returns to the STC stage for the first time in years to play one of theatre's greatest roles in this deeply moving reflection on life, love, and what it means to let go.

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Kip Williams

Roslyn Packer Theatre

In our 50th year, we're throwing a party and everyone's invited.
Celebrate the Extraordinary!

Join us for a year-long festival celebrating the past, present and future of Australia's favourite building.

Sydney Opera House
Wyong
The Art House

The Wharf Revue: Looking for Albanese

2023

It's a new dawn, a new day, and a new captain at the helm of the ship of state. And what a state we're in!

The Art House Theatre

Sydney
The Australian Ballet

Swan Lake

2023

A dynamic new vision of a timeless classic

Sydney Opera House

Sydney
Australian Chamber Orchestra

The Four Seasons

2023

Worlds intertwine and Vivaldi's masterpiece is heard anew in this stunning adventure through Venice and the Mediterranean.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

February
Jopuka Productions & Create + Co

Out Of The Darkness

2023

To celebrate World Pride coming to Sydney, Jopuka is teaming up with Create+Co to stage a special celebration of queer voices in musical theatre!

Presented by Jopuka and Create + Co Theatre
Directed by Daniel Craig

The Art House Studio

★ A HIT ★
Laycock Street Community Theatre

Pseudo Echo - The Ultimate Tour

2023

After a three year hiatus, Pseudo Echo return with an epic national tour to coincide with the release of the “Ultimate” double album & DVD, chronicling their expansive forty year music career.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

POPULAR!
Sydney Festival

Sydney Festival

Every January Sydney Festival starts the new year with a bang! Transforming the city with a bold cultural celebration based on critical ideas and cutting-edge art and performance.

Newcastle
Rockitz Entertainment

Cirque Mother Africa

2023

Celebrating 15 years and DIRECT from a sell-out BROADWAY SEASON, Cirque MOTHER AFRICA is returning to Australia in 2023!

Civic Theatre

★ A HIT ★
New Theatricals

Come From Away

Come From Away shares the incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these ‘come from aways' into their lives.

Theatre Royal

Sydney
State Theatre

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour

2023

Four-time GRAMMY Award winners and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees, THE DOOBIE BROTHERS add Sydney's State Theatre to their 50th anniversary tour. Renowned for delivering mind-blowing, roots based, harmony-laden, guitar-driven rock and roll for over five decades,

State Theatre

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

The Poison of Polygamy

2023

A world-premiere adaptation of Australia's first Chinese-language novel, a historical frontier adventure and a morality tale for the ages.

A play by Anchuli Felicia King
Based on the novel by Wong Shee Ping, Translated by Ely Finch
Directed by Courtney Stewart

Wharf 1 Theatre

Sydney
Sydney Opera House

Elvis Costello & The Imposters

2023

For the first time in 17 years, legendary singer-songwriter and rock icon Elvis Costello returns to the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall for two electrifying, career-spanning performances.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

★ A HIT ★
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