This national youth theatre company puts on several performances a year; the Sydney ones are usually here in Walsh Bay. Redevelopment of the precinct…
- Australian Theatre for Young People
- Performance Space
This edgy artists’ hub resident at Carriageworks stages performances of new dance, acrobatic and multimedia works – basically anything that can be lumped…
- Western Sydney Stadium
This rebuild of the former Parramatta Stadium will hold 30,000 screaming fans of the local rugby league side, the Parramatta Eels, once it opens in 2019…
- National Institute of Dramatic Art
The former stomping ground of Mel Gibson, Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush, the NIDA stage is the place to see stars on the way up. Student and graduate…
- Seymour Centre
Behind a glass curtain wall on an insanely busy intersection, this Sydney Uni–affiliated theatre (actually, four theatres) shows an eclectic selection of…
The Hare Krishna Govinda’s is an all-you-can-gobble vegetarian smorgasbord, plus a movie room upstairs. Expect blockbusters, art-house classics, incense…
- Pinchgut Opera
This small player stages two intimate, oft-overlooked chamber operas every June and December at the City Recital Hall.
- Sunset Cinema
At picturesque North Sydney Oval, this outdoor cinema is one of several popular Sydney summer-night choices. Take a picnic, but no booze: it's licensed.
- Qudos Bank Arena
This is Australia’s largest indoor entertainment and sporting venue (21,000 seats). Everything from Disney on Ice to big rock shows take the stage.
- Event Cinemas George St
An orgy of popcorn-fuelled mainstream entertainment, this monster movie palace has 18 screens and plenty of eateries and teen-centric distractions.
Sells tickets for music, sports, arts and theatre events. Has various outlets around town as well as emailing printable tickets.
- Hayes Theatre Co
This intimate (and reputedly haunted) Elizabeth Bay theatre is devoted entirely to small-scale musical theatre and cabaret.
- Capitol Theatre
Lavishly restored, this large city theatre is home to long-running musicals and the occasional ballet or big-name concert.
- Sydney Lyric Theatre
This high-quality 2000-seat theatre within the Star casino stages big-name musicals and the occasional concert.
Ticketmaster sub-brand handling independent concerts, theatre and festivals.
- Palace Norton Street
Enjoy the artistic merits of the non-blockbuster flicks you’ll see here.