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.
Visit: Opera Australia, New South WalesOnce you have selected your choice of performance at the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House, simply make your own way to the legendary performing arts venue for a quintessential Sydney experience. Emerging stars join longtime favorites for Opera Australia's seasonal opera performances, which take place in the Joan Sutherland Theatre (formerly the Opera Theatre), the second largest concert hall in the Sydney Opera House at 1,507 seats. Operas are performed in their original languages (mostly Italian), with subtitles in English projected on a screen above the stage. La Boheme Synopsis The inspiration for Moulin Rouge and RENT, La Bohème is the original bohemian love story, set among the fishnets and fairy lights of 1930s Berlin.A poet, a painter, a musician and a philosopher walk into a bar to celebrate a sudden windfall in a lean winter. It’s Christmas Eve, and the poet has just felt the first pangs of great love. When a seamstress knocks on his door searching for candlelight, the pair fall in love faster than she can sing “Yes, they call me Mimì...”Between the ideals of love and art and the cruel realities of cold winters, bitter jealousies and empty pockets, two sets of lovers are trying to find their way.By the time the curtain comes down, you’ll know the answer to an eternal question: is love enough?See it if you like: devastating love stories, gorgeous costumes and impressive sets, RENT The Musical, or Moulin RougeRunning time: approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes, including one intervalPlease note: this production contains partial nuditySung in Italian with English and Simplified Chinese SubtitlesLa Bohème Show Times and Dates - 1:00PMMarch 2019: 167:30PMJanuary 2019: 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 19, 21, 23, 31February 2019: 2, 5, 8March 2019: 20, 22, 25, 28