Set below the famous white sails the Forecourt to the south and the Northern Broadwalk both offer patrons stunning harbour and city views and the backdrop for a once in a lifetime event. The Forecourt offers the largest capacity of any Opera House venue and has hosted a number of large-scale concerts including Florence and the Machine and Crowded House as well as welcoming international icons such as Oprah.
The Forecourt has a standing capacity for up to 6000 general admission and the Northern Broadwalk has a standing capacity for up to 2400 general admission.
Musical theatre and international recording superstar Sarah Brightman leads a lavish new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical masterpiece.
Starring Sarah Brightman as Norma Desmond
See the work Handel believed his finest when Pinchgut Opera and Opera Australia join forces to present a concert version of his sublime Theodora.
The Australian Ballet
Fall under the spell of Cinderella, an interactive Storytime Ballet experience for children aged three years and older.
A dynamic new vision of a timeless classic
The enchanted and disenchanted in a jubilant dance
“What should I do? Plunge into the vortex of pleasure and drown there?” – Violetta
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