Summer 2024

Summer 2024

Passion and peril. Heroes and monsters. Lovers and liars. Opera is always larger than life. With the power of music, these emotion-packed stories explore the joys, frailties and yearnings which make us human.

We're excited to bring you a thrilling summer of opera experiences, curated by one of Australia's great opera and festival directors: Lindy Hume. This season has a big focus on Australian voices and creative talent. We've found them so you can hear them, see them and celebrate them. Whether they're dazzling divas, masterful maestros or amazing acrobats, we want you to see the best.

Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House

One of the most iconic buildings in the world - the Sydney Opera House is an architectural masterpiece and vibrant performance space. It's a place where the past shapes the future, where conventions are challenged and cultures are celebrated. Step inside and discover the stories that make the Opera House so inspiring.

Summer 2024

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Sydney Opera House

New Year's Eve Opera Gala Concert

December

Dress up to the nines, kick up your heels and leave the crowds behind as you stroll towards the iconic sails and make it your most glamorous New Year ever.

Concert Hall at the Opera House from $99

Sydney
Opera Queensland, State Opera South Australia and West Australian Opera

La Traviata on New Year's Eve

December

“What should I do? Plunge into the vortex of pleasure and drown there?” – Violetta

Sydney Opera House from $99

Sydney
Opera Queensland, State Opera South Australia and West Australian Opera

La Traviata

2024

“What should I do? Plunge into the vortex of pleasure and drown there?” – Violetta

Joan Sutherland Theatre from $49

Sydney
Opera Australia and Sydney Festival in association with Circa

Orpheus & Eurydice

2024

Journey to the underworld and back with the grieving Orpheus. This is opera like you've never seen before.

Joan Sutherland Theatre from $49

Sydney
Opera Australia

The Magic Flute

2024

A noble hero and his loveable sidekick must rescue a princess in mortal danger – Mozart's opera is an unforgettable adventure.

Joan Sutherland Theatre from $49

Sydney
Opera Australia and Pinchgut Opera

Theodora in Concert

2024

See the work Handel believed his finest when Pinchgut Opera and Opera Australia join forces to present a concert version of his sublime Theodora.

Sydney Opera House from $49

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Sydney
Opera Australia and Victorian Opera

Idomeneo

2024

Mozart's epic opera of gods and monsters, human frailty and the power of love.

Joan Sutherland Theatre from $49

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