The Sydney Opera House featured in the 2004 Godzilla movie, Godzilla Final Wars, in which the titular character dispatched an enemy, Zilla, destroying the famous landmark in the process. The Sydney Opera House appeared in the final scene of 2007 film Sunshine, directed by Danny Boyle.
Cloaking is at the discretion of Opera House venue security staff and all items will be visually inspected. Items presented to the cloaking desk will only be accepted from patrons with a valid performance ticket. At no time should your bag be left unattended. Safety at the Sydney Opera House
The Sydney Opera House honours our First Nations by fostering a shared sense of belonging for all Australians, and we acknowledge the Gadigal people, traditional custodians of Tubowgule, the land on which the Opera House stands.
Sydney Opera House, opera house located on Port Jackson (Sydney Harbour), New South Wales, Australia. Its unique use of a series of gleaming white sail-shaped shells as its roof structure makes it one of the most-photographed buildings in the world. The Sydney Opera House is situated on Bennelong
Jørn Utzon had just entered an anonymous competition for an opera house to be built in Australia on a point of land jutting into Sydney harbor. Out of some 230 entries from over thirty countries, Utzon's concept was selected. Interestingly, the Sydney Opera House drawings are public records held in the archives of the New South Wales government.
The Sydney Opera House has four main auditoriums for dance, concerts, opera and theatre events, plus the left-of-centre Studio for emerging artists. The biggest and grandest auditorium is the 2,690-seat Concert Hall, which has the best acoustics of any building of its type in the world. Come here to experience opera, chamber, music, symphonies ...
The Sydney Opera House includes a number of performance venues such as proscenium theatres, multi-purpose spaces, open-air sites, a recording studio and the world renowned Concert Hall. Many of the spaces are flexible and allow for various configurations. Please see below a list of technical specifications for each venue.
A place for the young and the young at heart, the Sydney Opera House has been programming specially for children since we opened in 1973. With child-friendly dining, tours for kids and one in four performances for children under 12, the Opera House is a cubby house for kids! See What's On for Kids
The Opera house is located in Bennelong Point, Sydney. The coordinates are 33°51′31.2″S151°12′50.5″E. Other Facts. The cost of building the Sydney Opera house is estimated at A$102 million. Adjusted for inflation, the building would cost about A$950 million in 2018. The building is owned by the NSW Government of Australia.
Introducing the six wives of Henry VIII in the electrifying pop musical that’s taken the West End by storm! Set to raise the roof of the Sydney Opera House this summer, these queens are taking to the mic to tell their story in this rebellious celebration of historical heroines. Be the first to experience this Australian premiere from January.