Opera events in Australia

West Side Story on Sydney Harbour Editor's Pick

West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour
Anna Bolena Editor's Pick

Anna Bolena

Donizetti’s thrilling opera
Andrea Chénier in Concert Editor's Pick

Andrea Chénier in Concert

Giordano’s famous opera
Parsifal Editor's Pick

Parsifal

Wagner’s ultimate masterpiece
Two Weddings, One Bride Editor's Pick

Two Weddings, One Bride

New production
Werther Editor's Pick

Werther

The ultimate Romantic opera
La Bohème on New Year's Eve Editor's Pick

La Bohème on New Year's Eve

The most glamorous New Year ever

Put on some bling, kick up your heels and head out the door, leaving the crowds behind as you stroll towards the sails. Enjoy drinks or a wonderful meal overlooking Sydney Harbour before you head inside to while away the hours until the festival of fire, watching the romantic La Bohème. Then watch the fireworks the whole world wants to see from the best vantage point in Sydney—through the glass-fronted sails of the Sydney Opera House. We’ve done all the planning for you, so you can relax and enjoy the memories you’re making. There’s nowhere in the world like Sydney on New Year’s Eve, and there’s nowhere closer to the action than Sydney Opera House – so go on, make this your most glamorous New Year ever!

Turandot Editor's Pick

Turandot

A fantasy opera of poetry and myth
Whiteley Editor's Pick

Whiteley

Artist. Rebel. Icon.
The Opera Gala On New Year's Eve Editor's Pick

The Opera Gala On New Year's Eve

The best New Years Eve of your life

The best New Years Eve of your life is waiting at the Sydney Opera House this summer. Step into the Sydney Opera House's magnificent Concert Hall to watch the Opera Gala concert of popular arias by Verdi, Puccini, and Rossini, with Sydney's New Year's Eve fireworks at interval. Put on some bling, kick up your heels and head out the door, leave the crowds behind as you stroll towards the sails. Enjoy drinks or a wonderful meal overlooking Sydney Harbour before you head inside to while away the hours until the festival of fire, watching the Gala Concert of opera hits. Then watch the fireworks the whole world wants to see from the best vantage point in Sydney—through the glass-fronted sails of the Sydney Opera House. We’ve done all the planning for you, so you can relax and enjoy the memories you’re making. There’s nowhere in the world like Sydney on New Year’s Eve, and there’s nowhere closer to the action than Sydney Opera House – so go on, make this your most glamorous New Year ever!

Faust Editor's Pick

Faust

Grand opera at its very best
The Marriage of Figaro Editor's Pick

The Marriage of Figaro

Mozart’s classic comedy

Salome Editor's Pick

Salome

Desire has no limits
Wozzeck Editor's Pick

Wozzeck

Berg’s fascinating opera

Rigoletto Editor's Pick

Rigoletto

This humdinger of an opera has everything
Così fan tutte Editor's Pick

Così fan tutte

Bittersweet romantic comedy
La Bohème Editor's Pick

La Bohème

A glittering production
Madama Butterfly Editor's Pick

Madama Butterfly

Puccini’s sublime opera
Great Opera Hits Editor's Pick

Great Opera Hits

With Australia's finest opera singers
Il Viaggio a Reims Editor's Pick

Il Viaggio a Reims

Rossini’s exultant opera