Major performing arts organisations

 

Digital technology and live streaming, Image 3: Sydney Opera House 40th Anniversary Concert. Photo by Dan Boud

Digital technology and live streaming, Image 3: Sydney Opera House 40th Anniversary Concert. Photo by Dan Boud

The NSW performing arts sector includes 11 of Australia’s major performing arts organisations.

These companies have a commitment to excellence in performance, working in the fields of dance, theatre, opera, orchestra and chamber music.

Internationally renowned, these companies regularly perform outside of Australia and in regional venues. Over 1.3 million people in NSW attend performances by the major companies  each year, with close to 450,000 students and children being engaged in educational activities.

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