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An Australian icon for art, culture and history
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WIN two Business Class flights to London.

Ever wondered what it's like to visit the heart of the London underground music scene? Wished that you could immerse yourself in worlds of creativity and cutting edge culture?

Sydney Opera House and +Etihad Airways are offering you the chance to win a once in a lifetime trip to London, inspired by the early travelling of our Head of Contemporary Music and Curator of Vivid Live, Ben Marshall.

Enter for your chance to win: http://bit.ly/2xM9oMH

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“It would be a travesty if the House became nothing more than an architectural monument without a function.” - Alan Croker, CMP author.

We spoke with Conservation Management Plan (CMP) author and highly respected heritage expert Alan Croker on how the Opera House’s CMP Fourth Edition, launched this week, will guide the Opera House as it evolves for future generations. Read more Backstage.

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RnB fans! We're thrilled to announce Grammy-nominated hitmaker/'Wild Thoughts' collaborator Bryson Tiller will make his highly-anticipated Australian debut this September. Tix on sale 9am Friday 28 July > http://bit.ly/2uo8VBK
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We're proud to announce a new daily sunset sails lighting that will celebrate Australia's First Nations' culture: Badu Gili. The eastern Bennelong sail will be illuminated with ancient stories in a contemporary 7 minute animation year-round at sunset and 7pm.

For information on timings and a helpful map, check out https://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/BaduGili

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"Our 1st baby is 10, we can't believe how much he's grown. We look forward to having a few massive birthday parties for the little blighter. Hope you can make it!"

10 years ago The Wombats released their first record 'A Guide To Love, Loss & Desperation' and they plan to celebrate with us for their Opera House debut, bringing their dance floor-filling indie pop gems to the Concert Hall: http://bit.ly/2kEKrO0

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Tonight, LaBeouf, Rönkkö & Turner present #ANDINTHEEND, a collaborative performance project exclusive to BingeFest.

From midnight tonight, visitors are invited into the Joan Sutherland Theatre, one by one, to participate by delivering a message or statement to the trio inside. The sole requirement is that each participant’s message should begin with the words: “AND IN THE END…” Visitors are free to interpret this request in any way they see fit.

Once communicated to the artists, visitors' messages will be relayed to the world during a continuous broadcast, live-streamed online at andintheend.sydneyoperahouse.com. At the same time, their words will be beamed out across a 60-metre-long LED display at Sydney Opera House.

Performance Dates: December 17 (11:59pm – 6am), December 18 (10pm – 6am)
Visitors will be allowed to queue beneath the Sydney Opera House Monumental Stairs from 10pm on Saturday 17 December and 8pm on Sunday 18 December for entry to LaBeouf, Rönkkö & Turner. Entry is not guaranteed.
This event is free to attend.

LaBeouf, Rönkkö & Turner’s open-ended project implicitly asks: where are we headed? what might it all mean? and what is important in the end?
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All About Women returns in 2017!

Featuring over 20 talks, panel discussions and live performances, this one day festival is filled with ideas that matter more than ever. Explore the 2017 line up featuring Geena Davis, Mei Fong, Clementine Ford and more: http://bit.ly/2fXyN1X
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Designed by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer – the architects behind the redesign of the Opera House’s award-winning Bennelong restaurant – the new Lounge enabled by Samsung features stylish, comfortable seating, as well as interactive displays and exclusive digital content. Come check it out for yourself: http://bit.ly/2fcsa6u
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Introducing a virtual-reality experience like never before. Climb atop the sails of Australia’s most famous building, brought to you via Samsung Gear VR, all in the comfort of The Lounge enabled by Samsung: http://bit.ly/2eEI7XV
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