Sydney Musicals

Highlights

The world's most-loved musicals grace the stages of Sydney’s theatres. Reserve your tickets for blockbusters and delight in the singing and dancing. From amazing costumes and elaborate sets to memorable songs and great choreography, musicals make for an exhilarating night out.

  • BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical, Sydney
  • Aladdin, Sydney

A world of musicals in Sydney

Sydney is alive with breathtaking and memorable musicals. In world-class venues you'll see timeless classics and foot-tapping favourites for all ages. Check out the events calendar for shows and reserve your tickets for marvellous evenings on your sojourn in this beautiful harbour city.

Nicknamed the Palace of Dreams, the State Theatre has been entertaining theatregoers with dynamic shows and musicals since 1929. With gothic and art deco influences, this palatial theatre features hand-cut crystal chandeliers and is a short walk from the grand Queen Victoria Building

At the nearby Capitol Theatre, in Haymarket, you will also see Australian and international musicals that appeal to seasoned and younger theatregoers alike. Take the light rail from Central Station and get off in Haymarket or walk from Town Hall Station. The delicious food of Chinatown is nearby.

BEAUTIFUL - The Carole King Musical, Sydney

Sydney Lyric Theatre is another venue for big musicals. You can get the light rail from Central Station to The Star, where you’ll find a range of gourmet restaurants, including Momofuku Seiobo, Sokyo and Black by Ezard. You can get the light rail from Central Station to The Star, where you can dine at gourmet restaurants including Momofuku Seiobo and Osteria Balla Manfredi.

A spectacular night is Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, a magnificent pop-up opera house on the edge of Sydney Harbour, complete with bars, restaurants and tiered seating. Some of Sydney’s iconic landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House provide the backdrop for the world’s best loved operas.

Theatre Royal in the MLC Centre, near Martin Place Station, the Roslyn Packer Theatre in Walsh Bay, near the historic Rocks, and the Seymour Centre at the University of Sydney are all popular venues. Beyond the city centre is the Riverside Theatre in Parramatta, a delightful venue for musicals too.

  1. The Bodyguard

    Saturday 22 April to Sunday 2 July 2017, Pyrmont

    Producers John Frost, Michael Harrison and David Ian today announced that one of Australia’s finest vocalists and performers, Paulini, will play the leading role of Rachel Marron in the Australian Premiere of the...

    22 Apr -02Jul
  2. Kinky Boots Australia

    Wednesday 12 April to Sunday 13 August 2017, Chinatown And Haymarket

    Sydney audiences are raving about Kinky Boots, the hilarious and heart-warming new musical which is now playing at Capitol Theatre.Based on the movie starring Joel Edgerton and inspired by a true story,...

    12 Apr -13Aug
  3. My Fair Lady

    Thursday 24 August to Saturday 23 September 2017, Chinatown And Haymarket

    Ground-breaking, glorious and grand.Celebrating the beloved original, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady comes to the Capitol Theatre Sydney from August 24, under the direction of Julie Andrews.Opera...

    24 Aug -23Sep
  4. The Wizard of Oz

    Saturday 30 December to Sunday 31 December 2017, Chinatown And Haymarket

    The world’s favourite musical is returning to Australia. The London Palladium production of The Wizard of Oz will have its Australian Premiere in Brisbane before travelling to Sydney from December 30....

    30 Dec -31Dec

Displaying 6 of 5