The Sydney Festival
The Sydney Festival is Australia’s premier arts and cultural festival and a highlight of the city’s vibrant annual events calendar. Each January, it features a variety of music, theatre, dance and other events that take place in locations across Sydney such as the Sydney Opera House, Carriageworks, Riverside Theatres and The Famous Spiegeltent. The Sydney Festival regularly attracts audiences of over 560,000 people, including more than 400,000 who enjoy free events as part of the program.
This event’s contemporary programming positions it at the forefront of arts practice in Australia and up there with the great festivals of the world.