Top Theatre Shows & Concerts in Sydney

As the capital of New South Wales and one of Australia's largest cities, there are many things to see and do in Sydney. Getting everything planned for your trip could be perplexing. If you’re going over for the weekend or even longer, we propose you consider watching theatre shows, concerts, and musicals. Here are some of the best Sydney theatre shows for adults and kids alike, Frozen at the Capitol Theatre, Everyone's Talking About Jamie, Fiddler on the Roof, and Come from Away at Sydney's State Theatre.

If you are looking for Sydney concerts, you will not be disappointed with the variety you can select from. See the list of the best Sydney musicals to be able to acquire the details such as prices and reviews. With a lot of shows to see in Sydney, who would run out of things to do?

Don’t miss the beauty of the city illuminated at night. Especially when you are on one of Sydney boat tours, such as the Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise. This 2.5-hour cruise will take you past the floodlit Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. It can be surprising that there can be a lot of things to do in Sydney at night.

Boat tours may not be your thing, but you can venture the city through the Sydney hop on hop off bus tours. You will not be hassled by taking public transportation or getting lost in an unfamiliar city. Visit some of the most famous attractions of the city, such as Explore Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks, Bondi Beach, Centennial Park, and a lot more on a comfortable sightseeing bus.

Like any other city, Sydney may not come cheap. But taking advantage of the free things to do in Sydney can stretch your budget. Discover inexpensive Sydney city tours that will let you explore the city in a group. Taste the local culinary masterpieces while on Sydney food tours. Grab your comfortable shoes as you join one of Sydney walking tours to see the city up close.

Best Sydney Theatre Shows Price

The Australian Ballet presents Volt at the Sydney Opera House €68.33
Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House €67.1
Gatsby: The Dinner Party at the Sydney Opera House €196.98
Sydney Opera House Presents Gatsby at The Green Light €54.69
West Side Story on Sydney Harbour €70.79
Great Opera Hits at the Sydney Opera House €42.47
Aida Opera at the Sydney Opera House €62.13
The Light in the Piazza at the Sydney Opera House €60.66
La Traviata at the Sydney Opera House €67.1
Magic Men Cabaret Show €33.86
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The Australian Ballet presents Volt at the Sydney Opera House

1. The Australian Ballet presents Volt at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 2 hours 5
  • This tour covers one of the most amazing shows in Australian Ballet, it is top most on the cultural calendar of the country. The ballet is held at the Sydney Opera House and filled with lots of fun and entertainment.
  • The Australian Ballet’s Volt can be pre-booked so that travellers don’t get to miss out on any of the actions. The
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Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House

2. Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 2 to 4 hou
  • An evening of musical entertainment with a performance at the Sydney Opera House.
  • Listen to the world's most renowned operas from international composers including Puccini, Bizet and Verdi.
  • Performances last 2.5 hours and include an interview to grab a drink at the bar.
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Gatsby: The Dinner Party at the Sydney Opera House

3. Gatsby: The Dinner Party at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 4 hours
  • Gatsby. The Dinner Party.
    Immerse yourself in an evening of opulence at the Gatsby Dinner Party, hosted at the iconic Opera House. Indulge in a delightful three-course set menu curated by acclaimed chef Mark Olive, showcasing indigenous Australian flavours. Each course is complemented by paired wines, creating a gastronomic adventure in one of...
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Sydney Opera House Presents Gatsby at The Green Light

4. Sydney Opera House Presents Gatsby at The Green Light

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • Gatsby at The Green Light: 27 December - 24 March
    Performance Ticket Only Option

    Experience a sparkling world inspired by Fitzgerald’s classic novel The Great Gatsby, where the parties of the 1920s meet with 2020s. Get ready to be outrageously entertained through the prism of cabaret, variety, and contemporary music.

    For the...
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West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

5. West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

clock Duration: 2 hours 30
  • The critically acclaimed and wildly popular Broadway musical appears on the Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour stage.

    Take your seats overlooking the concrete jungle of New York City where West Side Story's iconic rumble between the Jets and the Sharks takes place. The picture-perfect backdrop of the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour...
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Great Opera Hits at the Sydney Opera House

6. Great Opera Hits at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 1 hour 30
  • No trip to Sydney is complete without a visit to its most famous building and the best thing to do when you visit the Sydney Opera House is to come inside and see an opera performance.

    This performance has English and Simplified Chinese...
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Aida Opera at the Sydney Opera House

7. Aida Opera at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 2 hours 50
  • No trip to Sydney is complete without a visit to its most famous building. And the best thing to do when you visit the Sydney Opera House is to come inside and see an opera performance.

    Verdi’s monumental music makes this historic epic an enduring favourite.
    See ten towering digital screens create ever-changing floor-to-ceiling set...
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The Light in the Piazza at the Sydney Opera House

8. The Light in the Piazza at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 1 hour 40
  • No trip to Sydney is complete without a visit to its most famous building. And the best thing to do when you visit the Sydney Opera House is to come inside and see an opera performance.

    Four-time Grammy Award winner Renée Fleming stars in this enchanting Broadway musical which won six Tony Awards, including Best Original...
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La Traviata at the Sydney Opera House

9. La Traviata at the Sydney Opera House

clock Duration: 2 hours 40
  • “What should I do? Plunge into the vortex of pleasure and drown there?” – Violetta

    Violetta is a coveted courtesan, the toast of Paris, desired by many. When she meets the ardent Alfredo, her life changes forever and she longs to break free of her past. But can she? Who is this woman beyond the sparkling salon? This fresh production...
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Magic Men Cabaret Show

10. Magic Men Cabaret Show

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • This is Sydney's only all-male cast and cabaret show that runs weekly since 2017.

    Whether you're celebrating a birthday, hens party or just a girl's night out - you'll get to see some talented performers - dance, sing and acrobatic their way into your...
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Skip the Line: The Gentleman Magician at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Ticket

11. Skip the Line: The Gentleman Magician at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Ticket

clock Duration: 2 hours
  • Every weekend, Bruce Glen, The Gentleman Magician presents his Magical Soirées - entrancing evenings of magic and captivating Australian stories - at the five star Sir Stamford at Circular Quay - one of Sydney’s most beautiful historic...
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