Lisa Chappel

Jopuka Productions

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☆ NEW ☆
Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

It's the biggest annual comedy explosion to hit Melbourne!

May
Sydney Opera House

José González

May

20th Anniversary of Veneer - Bewitching and, at times, deeply moving a heartfelt sharing of humanity in all its vulnerability.

Concert Hall at the Opera House from $89

May
The Players Theatre

Chicago

A true New York City Institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the slickest dancing in town.

Director: Lance Thompson
Musical Director: Peter Dick
Choreographer: Kate Simpson

The Players Theatre from $38

Coast Box Office
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
☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & Century Artists

Luke Heggie

This show is actual stand up.

Enmore Theatre from $30

May
Sydney Opera House

Damien Rice

Legendary Irish troubadour Damien Rice returns to Australia for his highly-anticipated Sydney Opera House debut, a night of classic songs, wry banter and emotional power.

Concert Hall at the Opera House from $99

May
The Art House

Hard Quiz Live

May

The Hard Quiz Master and Overlord, Tom Gleeson, is swapping the studio for a theatre and adding a third dimension to Australia's hardest quiz.

The Art House Theatre from $55

Be Quick
Sydney Comedy Festival

Dave Hughes

May

A night you'll never forget – unfiltered and damn funny - Too Good!

The Art House Theatre from $49

Coast Box Office
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May
Sydney Opera House

London Symphony Orchestra

Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear the LSO and Sir Simon Rattle perform in Sydney.

Sir Simon Rattle conducts

Concert Hall at the Opera House

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

The Importance of Being Earnest

September

The fabulous Helen Thomson plays Lady Bracknell, the wittiest and most wicked role in one of the greatest comedies ever written.

By Oscar Wilde
Directed by Sarah Giles

Roslyn Packer Theatre

ONE ACT
The Players Theatre

One Act Play Festival

June

The Players Theatre Inc. is proud to announce the 2023 Port Macquarie One Act Play Festival.

The Players Theatre from $50

Sydney
Australian Chamber Orchestra

Chopin and the Mendelssohns

November

Pianist Polina Leschenko joins the ACO for a program full of brilliant music-making, deep emotions and profound connections.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

June
State Theatre

Tommy Little - Rapidly Ageing F*ckboy

June

The reigning dickhead of Australian comedy is back baby, with a brand-new show for 2023

State Theatre from $59

1 Show
Wright&Grainger in association with Joanne Hartstone

Orpheus

The international, smash hit, multi-award winning show from "Two masters of storytelling" (FourthWall) direct from Adelaide Fringe Festival

Red Tree Theatre from $40

Sydney
Sydney Opera House & Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows™ Part 2 in Concert

December

In the epic finale to the Harry Potter Film Concert Series the battle between good and evil forces of the wizarding world escalates into an all-out war.

Sydney Opera House from $51

Coast Box Office
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
On Tour
Sydney Lyric Theatre

Tick, tick BOOM!

It's 1990 and Jon, a promising composer turning 30, is at a crossroads. His girlfriend wants to leave, his best friend's making big bucks, and he's waiting tables while writing the next great musical.

On Tour

Sydney Lyric Theatre from $65

☆ NEW ☆
A Party of Apes

Play Date

Before you get ahead of yourself, the Apes idea of a date is you sitting down watching them improvise a full length play. So it's more disappointing than a friend date.

Red Tree Theatre from $26

May
The Central Coast Sustainability Association

2023: Energising the Future

Inspiring speakers discussing the impact of renewable energy and its place on the Central Coast! Come learn something new and get inspired!

Red Tree Theatre from $85

1 Show
Century Artists

Reuben Kaye

Fast, on the edge and brutally funny. After a whirlwind Australian, Europe and UK tour in 2022, escaping lockdowns one by one, the fabulous Reuben Kaye is back, with a bigger band and brighter lights. Camp, hilarious and blisteringly smart, this star taking the comedy world by storm.

Enmore Theatre from $50

POPULAR!
Capitol Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

DIRECT FROM THE LONDON PALLADIUM

Capitol Theatre

May
The Australian Ballet

Identity

May

A new program from two of Australia's leading choreographers

Sydney Opera House

August
RF Entertainment

Music of the Night

August

An International Tribute to the Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber. Also including great musical hits from London's West End and Broadway Music of the Night ' A Celebration of Myusicals'.

Return Season

Newcastle City Hall from $35

Be Quick
Red Tree Theatre

JD's World of Magic

International Award- Winning Magician Joel Howlett returns to Red Tree Theatre

Return Season

Red Tree Theatre from $16

1 Show
One World Entertainment

Don McLean

Don McLean is one of the most iconic singers in popular culture, most recognised for his song, “American Pie', a ballad about the deterioration of teenage culture in America and the loss of innocence which has been named by RIAA as one of the top five songs of the 20th century.

Newcastle City Hall from $99

June
Opera Australia

Rigoletto

June

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

May
Woy Woy Little Theatre

The Hollow

May

An unhappy game of romantic follow-the-leader explodes into murder one weekend at The Hollow, home of Sir Henry and Lucy Angkatell.

by Agatha Christie

Peninsula Theatre from $8

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival

The STEAM Room

Exploring Science Through the Magic of Comedy

Enmore Theatre from $34

Wyong
Bell Shakespeare

Twelfth Night

August

Bell Shakespeare returns to The Art House in 2023 with Twelfth Night.

By William Shakespeare
Director Heather Fairbairn

The Art House Theatre from $25

POPULAR!
Wyong Drama Group

Ladies Day

A superbly observed story in which relationships are put under huge stress before the feelgood-factor ending. Amanda Whittington's sporting romp is as much fun as a day at the races and, arguably, better value for money.

by Amanda Whittington

Red Tree Theatre from $28

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#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
Opera Australia

Madama Butterfly

Constrained, cocooned, caught in a moment of desire, Butterfly is incandescent. In her embrace, Pinkerton finds paradise, then cruelly condemns his bride to purgatory.

by Giacomo Puccini, with an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa.

Mrs Macquaries Point

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Laycock Street Community Theatre

Ashes to Ashes

September

The spirit of the legendary, the iconic, the revolutionary, David Bowie lives on with ‘Ashes To Ashes: The David Bowie Experience' who have earnt a reputation as Australia's premier Bowie tribute. They perform faithful versions of the songs that span Bowie's stellar 5 decade, 27 studio album career in a stunning two-hour…

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Newcastle
Burn The Floor

Walanbaa Yulu-gi Burn the Floor

August

World renown Australian Ballroom dance company Burn the Floor collaborates with Indigenous star Mitch Tambo to create a brand-new dance production.

Civic Theatre

Tuggerah
Red Tree Theatre

The Boy From Oz

October

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

POPULAR!
Sydney Theatre Company

Fences

An unforgettable portrait of family life 1950s Pittsburgh by one of the US's most lauded playwrights.

By August Wilson
Directed by Shari Sebbens

Wharf 1 Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Red Tree Theatre & Art at Work

2023 Festival of Creativity

November

The leading arts festival on the Central Coast

Red Tree Theatre

Kincumber
Phoenix Collective

The Art Music of Joe Hisaishi

August

PCQ feature the music of anime legend, Joe Hisaishi, award-winning composer of soundtracks to some of the best-loved Studio Ghibli films.

Kincumber Anglican Church from $50

Return
Jopuka Productions

The Peach Season

August

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 from $15

1 Show
Laycock Street Community Theatre

The Dolly Show

October

Regarded as the BEST Dolly impersonator in the world. You don't want to miss this show!

Laycock Street Community Theatre from $22

Wyong
Premier Entertainment

The Bee Gees Show: One Night Only

September

One Night Only is a celebration of the timeless music of the BeeGees. With record sellout performances around the country this truly magical concert experience honours their musical and vocal brilliance with all the fun and energy that the BeeGees were famous for.

Return Season

The Art House Theatre from $30

1 Show
Phoenix Collective

Kodály, Sculthorpe & Balakrishnan

PCQ explores ideas of national identity in a program featuring the music of Hungarian patriot Zoltán Kodály and Peter Sculthorpe

Kincumber Anglican Church from $50

Podcast
Curtain Bounce

My Favourite Musical Podcast

Ruth Tiffin and Josephine Emmett talk about everything musical theatre.

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & Melbourne International Comedy Festival

David O'Doherty

Tiny Piano Man - The dishevelled prince of the $15 eBay keyboard tries to make you feel alive with a new pageant of laughter, song and occasionally getting up from his chair. It's gonna be a big one.

Enmore Theatre from $45

Wyoming
Palm Studios 2023 15+ Group

Heathers The Musical

July

The darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer

Music, lyrics and book by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy
Based on the 1989 film of the same name written by Daniel Waters

Palm Studios from $29

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We love that we can bring to you multi-million dollar opera productions from the New York Met Opera - LIVE.
NY Met Opera

We have been presenting these for over 15 years and we know you love them, and others will too. We want to let others know about them, encourage them to come and share in the glory that is presented on screen, to be enriched, excited and reinvigorated by these incredible works. You can't travel…

Avoca Beach Theatre
Symphony
Symphony Central Coast

Lights Action Music!

Join Symphony Central Coast for a film music concert with music from the silent movies to the latest blockbuster. Your local symphony orchestra will perform some of cinema's most iconic themes.

Great family entertainment!

The Art House Theatre from $25

May
The Australian Ballet

Jewels

A Balanchine masterpiece!

Sydney Opera House from $38

April
Rainbow Bricks

Central Coast Brickfest

Rainbow Bricks and Rotary Club of Wyong Tuggerah are excited to be bringing back Central Coast Brickfest A LEGO Fan Event for 2023!

Opera
Avoca Beach Theatre

Champion

July

Six time Grammy Award–winning composer Terence Blanchard brings his first opera to the Met after his Fire Shut Up in My Bones made history in the 2021–22 season.

Avoca Beach Theatre from $23

Festival
Words on the Waves

Words on the Waves Writers Festival

May

Back on the Coast in 2023

Tuggerah
Wyong Drama Group

The Full Monty

November

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

☆ NEW ☆
The Anti-Expert's

Charles Firth & James Schloeffel

At last a comedy about late-stage capitalism!

Enmore Theatre from $35

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

The Seagull

November

A beautiful investigation of the power of art, adapted by Australia's greatest interpreter of Chekhov.

By Anton Chekhov
Adapted by Andrew Upton
Directed by Imara Savage

Roslyn Packer Theatre

TRENDING
State Theatre

The Doobie Brothers 50th Anniversary Tour

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

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & Century Artists

Sh!tfaced Shakespeare - Romeo & Juliet

This hilarious, sell-out, award winning, smash-hit show has already sold over half a million tickets worldwide and returns to Sydney in 2023!

The Concourse from $49

Newcastle
Sydney Dance Company

Ascent

August

With three unique works of scale and fine artistry, Sydney Dance Company presents Ascent, an inspired triple bill consisting of two world premieres from renowned choreographers.

Civic Theatre from $40

Woy Woy
Woy Woy Little Theatre

Don't Dress for Dinner

October

Bernard is planning a romantic weekend with his chic Parisian mistress in his charming converted French farmhouse, whilst his wife, Jacqueline, is away. He has arranged for a cordon bleu cook to prepare gourmet delights, and has invited his best friend, Robert, along too to provide the alibi. It's foolproof; what could possibly go wrong?

by Marc Camoletti
Adapted by Robin Hawdon

Peninsula Theatre from $8

Tuggerah
Jopuka Productions

Share House

July

Flo has just started uni and is living in a share house just off campus. She takes over Arlo's room, who's sleeping in a swag in the backyard while he waits for Tori to finish moving into Brett's room. 4 Dale Street has had a revolving door for 6 years, and no-one really knows who's actually on the lease anymore.

by Joshua Maxwell
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

The Launch Pad from $28

Opera
Avoca Beach Theatre

The Magic Flute

August

One of opera's most beloved works receives its first new Met staging in 19 years—a daring vision by renowned English director Simon McBurney.

Avoca Beach Theatre from $23

Coast Box Office
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
Solve It
Crossroads Live

The Mousetrap

June

This thrilling West End production is THE genre-defining murder mystery from the best-selling novelist of all time case closed! Don't just see it. Solve it.

The Mousetrap is supported by the NSW Government through its tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW.

Riverside Theatres from $69

TRENDING
Ben Maiorana Entertainment

Celtic Beat - Legends of Ireland

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

The Art House Theatre

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Sport for Jove Theatre

Romeo and Juliet

June

It takes a village to kill a child.

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Damien Ryan

Riverside Theatres from $30

May
Willoughby Theatre Company

The Sound of Music

One of the most beloved musicals of all time is coming to the Concourse Theatre May 2023!

The Concourse from $57

POPULAR!
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

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival

Akmal

Not Dead Yet! Every night a lucky audience member will win Akmal's underwear!

The Concourse from $54

Red Tree Theatre

World of Colour

It's easy to see why New York was once the centre of innovative art making. So much happening at once... all the time!

Red Tree Theatre

On Sale
Royal Agricultural Society of NSW

Sydney Royal Easter Show

Find your happy place at the 2023 Sydney Royal Easter Show! Join in the excitement and celebration of Australian agricultural excellence as the Sydney Royal Easter Show returns to Sydney Olympic Park this April.

Family Friendly

Sydney Showgrounds from $34

June
Opera Australia

Aida

June

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

May
The Prestige Presents

Lost In Music

The night out of the year that you need more than ever, is back!

Presented in association with Entertainers UK

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & A-List Entertainment

Kitty Flanagan

May

You've seen her on Fisk, Utopia and Have You Been Paying Attention?. She also wrote the best-selling book 488 Rules for Life, but now it's time for Kitty to get back where she belongs – on the stage, doing stand-up.

Enmore Theatre from $79

May
Naughty Noodle

As Seen on TV: Rewind the Tapes

May

YOUR FAVOURITE TV SHOWS – DRAGGED UP!

Naughty Noodle Fun Haus from $30

May
Live Nation and Jubilee Street

Just No

May

Urzila Carlson has become one of the biggest names in comedy in Australia and New Zealand. Just No! arrives hot on the heels of her last tour It's Personal.

Civic Theatre

☆ NEW ☆
Token Events

Wil Anderson

Be the first to experience a comedian at the height of his powers in his brand-new show Wiluminate.

Enmore Theatre from $59

Coast Box Office
Sydney's biggest month of comedy!
Sydney Comedy Festival

The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney's biggest annual comedy event. From 24 April – 21 May 2023, hundreds of the finest Australian comedians, biggest international stars and most-promising emerging talent will take to stages across Sydney for a massive month of comedy.

Sydney Comedy Festival
☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & A-List Entertainment

Jimeoin

May

Hilarious World-class stand-up from the internationally acclaimed Irish master! The Craic.

The Concourse from $49

May
TEG Dainty & Tina Turner

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

The musical reveals a comeback story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race to become the global Queen of Rock n' Roll. Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is a celebration of resilience and an inspiration of triumph over adversity.

Produced by TEG DAINTY in special collaboration with Stage Entertainment, Tali Pelman and Tina Turner.

Theatre Royal

Sydney
Sydney Theatre Company

The Visitors

September

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

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival

Arj Barker

You get the best of Arj Barker - Power Hour

The Concourse from $59

June
Central Coast Leagues Club

The Angels

June

This is it, folks The Angels, Total Recharge.

Central Coast Leagues Club from $45

May
The Attic Theatrical

The Last Five Years

May

Jamie and Cathy used to be in love, but now their marriage is over and they're trying to figure out where it all went wrong... The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical by Jason Robert Brown about two New Yorkers in their 20s who fall in and out of love over the course of five years.

by Jason Robert Brown
Directed by Rob & Nat Logan

Central Coast Music Factory

May
Australian Chamber Orchestra

A Clockwork Orange and Beyond

May

Cult films, synthesisers and an age of innovation, featuring the iconic film scores of Wendy Carlos and more.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

Family
Laycock Street Community Theatre

WELL

An immersive narrative journey for young audiences.

Family Friendly

Laycock Street Community Theatre from $20

1 Show
Avoca Beach Theatre

Don Giovanni

July

Tony Award–winning director Ivo van Hove makes his Met debut with a new staging of Mozart's tragicomedy Don Giovanni.

Avoca Beach Theatre from $23

Sydney
Australian Chamber Orchestra

Postcards from Italy

September

Musical tributes from across the centuries featuring Bach and Boccherini through to Tchaikovsky and Giovanni Sollima.

Concert Hall at the Opera House

Tuggerah
Red Tree Theatre

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged)

August

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

May
Jopuka Productions

The Mortality Project

May

What do you mean you don't have bunker insurance?

Director: Ebony Atmore
Photo: Jamie Hornsby

The Launch Pad from $25

☆ NEW ☆
Sydney Comedy Festival & Century Artists

Joe Lycett

More, More, More! How do you Lycett? How do you Lycett?

Enmore Theatre from $79

Newcastle
Abstract Touring

Belinda Carlisle

November

Belinda Carlisle returns to Australia with her ‘Decades' tour, which celebrates 35 years of her solo career.

Civic Theatre

Walsh Bay
Sydney Theatre Company

On the Beach

July

Two of our great theatre-makers join forces for this poetic story of community, dignity and love in dark times.

By Nevil Shute
Adapted for the stage by Tommy Murphy
Directed by Kip Williams

Roslyn Packer Theatre

May
Avoca Beach Theatre

Falstaff

May

Verdi's glorious Shakespearean comedy features a brilliant ensemble cast in Robert Carsen's celebrated staging.

Avoca Beach Theatre from $23

May
Sydney Philharmonia Choirs & Sydney Symphony Orchestra

The Golden Age of Broadway

Sydney Philharmonia Choirs and Orchestra takes you back to an era when Broadway's theatres exploded with the all-time favourite musicals that shaped our times – inside and outside the House.

Conductor Brett Weymark

Concert Hall at the Opera House from $45

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April
The Art House

The Australian Eagles Show

The internationally acclaimed Australian Eagles.

The Art House Theatre from $69

On Sale
Gosford Musical Society

Disney's Frozen Jr

July

Disney's Frozen Jr comes to the Central Coast in July 2023.

Family Friendly

Laycock Street Community Theatre from $29

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

Fantastic Mr Fox

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