Sydney Lyric Theatre

Photo Gallery: Saturday Night Fever Opening Night at the Sydney Lyric Theatre, The Star (02.04.19)

April 2, 2019

Celebrities and guests walk the red carpet for the Opening Night of Saturday Night Fever playing now at the Lyric Theatre until June 2nd 2019. You can purchase your tickets HERE.

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How to Score $40 tickets to The Book of Mormon in Sydney

February 28, 2018

The Book of Mormon have kicked off a $40 ticket ballot, that will give you the chance to score cheap-as tickets to every show of the world-class musical. The limited number of tickets will be sold by ballot before each performance at the Sydney Lyric Theatre. To get your hands on on a ticket or […]

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Theatre Review: Beautiful is so much more than the Carole King musical (now playing at Sydney Lyric)

September 24, 2017

If you enjoyed Jersey Boys then you’re sure to love the latest jukebox musical to hit Aussie shores: Beautiful – The Carole King Musical. Starring the sublime Esther Hannaford and featuring an incredible collection of hits, Beautiful is slickly produced and expertly performed. It’s a guaranteed good night out for all. Billed as a musical […]

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Theatre Review: The Bodyguard is salvaged by the songs of Whitney Houston (performances until June 25th)

May 1, 2017

Through May and June, Sydney’s The Lyric Theatre will serve as the first Australian venue to host The Bodyguard, a production which is as much a tribute to the life and music of Whitney Houston as her iconic 1992 feature-film debut of the same name. I write “iconic” because the film is fondly remembered for […]

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7 Arts Events not to miss in Australia in April 2017

March 30, 2017

It’s time to go through our monthly look at the best the art, theatre and cultural industries has to offer this upcoming month around Australia. We have a wide array of things to see, including comedy, spiritual journeys and reliving Whitney Houston movies… on stage! Go out and plan for these upcoming events for April […]

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Sydney Festival Review: Ladies in Black is light, bright and fun (Performances to 22 January)

January 7, 2017

Based on the novel The Women in Black, by Madeline St John, Ladies in Black is that all too rare thing: an entirely new Australian musical. There is no mistaking the country in which this show is set – from the home-grown accents to the local suburbs referenced in the text, this is a musical […]

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Caroline O’Connor on Playing Dual Roles in Dream Lover – The Bobby Darin Musical

September 7, 2016

This September, Caroline O’Connor will take to the stage in the world premiere of Dream Lover – The Bobby Darin Musical, playing the dual roles of Polly (Bobby Darin’s mother) and Mary (Sandra Dee’s mother). I asked this Australian musical theatre icon what drew her to the project and about the challenges of playing two […]

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Theatre Review: We Will Rock You, Sydney Lyric, Sydney (performances until June 26)

May 8, 2016

The Killer Queen (Casey Donovan) is, well, a Killer Queen – but she also likes Fat Bottomed Girls. Is one such girl, in fact. When she’s not indulging, she’s doing what she can to make sure that all the music on the iPlanet is Computer Recorded Autotune Pop (or CRAP). The last thing she wants […]

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