Sydney Theatre and Opera Weekend
Experience the unique spectacle of Opera Australia’s West Side Story on Sydney Harbour along with music, opera and theatre by some of Sydney’s leading artistic companies.
Begin with Leonard Bernstein’s iconic West Side Story, a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet set in 1950s New York, recreated on the Sydney Harbour stage and featuring Jerome Robbins’s original choreography. Enjoy a rare organ recital by star organist and composer David Drury in the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall of music by Bach and Saint-Saëns, and a performance of Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony and Beethoven’s Violin Concerto by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra with Dutch soloist Simone Lamsma.
Cap off your long weekend in the ‘Harbour City’ with Pinchgut Opera’s performance of Bach’s Easter Oratorio accompanied by Telemann’s masterpiece, Thunder Ode, in the City Recital Hall, and a theatre production of The Miser staring Australia’s pre-eminent stage actor, John Bell OA.
Information available October 2018. For further details, please click ‘Request Info’.
*Single travellers may request to share.
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