Sydney: West Side Story on Sydney Harbour Ticket

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Witness the magic of West Side Story, now live in Sydney. Secure your ticket to this outstanding production at Handa Opera, an astonishing purpose-built outdoor venue in the Royal Botanical Gardens.


  • Listen to Leonard Bernstein's heartwarming West Side Story score
  • Take in views of the Sydney skyline at sunset from the Royal Botanic Garden
  • Seize the chance to attend an iconic production with a limited run
  • Witness electrifying choreography, orchestra music, and fireworks every night
  • Marvel at a breathtaking outdoor venue with bars and restaurants


Immerse yourself in the colorful world of West Side Story, the fascinating Broadway phenomenon. Watch the show live at Handa Opera in Sydney and admire a sensational storm of exuberant dance and wistful romance. Secure your ticket to the production's limited 4-week run. Arrive early to enjoy the sun setting over Sydney Harbour as you raise a glass and drink in the view at one of the five pop-up bars and restaurants on-site. Then, take your place in the grandstand by the water to enjoy the enthralling show, complete with a live orchestra hidden beneath the dramatic stage and fireworks in the balmy night air. Enjoy this world-famous musical back on Sydney Harbour in an electrifying, larger-than-life staging. Experience Leonard Bernstein’s great score punctuated with hits such as ‘America’, ‘Tonight’, ‘Maria’, ‘I Feel Pretty’, and the enduring ‘Somewhere’. Witness dynamic dance numbers that soar through the open air, and a love story for the ages. Travel to New York’s Upper West Side and experience the story of the Jets and the Sharks, locked in a fierce turf battle. As the two teen gangs hurtle down a dangerous path, watch Tony and Maria cross enemy lines, dreaming of a time and place where they can love freely. Enjoy a production directed by opera and musical theater mastermind Francesca Zambello, with designers Brian Thomson and Jennifer Irwin transforming Sydney into a slice of New York.


Ticket to West Side Story on Sydney Harbour

Important Information

  • This production contains strong language, adult themes, and a depiction of sexual violence. It is not recommended for children under the age of 12 There’s no compulsory dress code. Wear what you feel comfortable in and make sure you wear sensible shoes, as you will have to walk up and down stairs to reach your seats. Sydney weather is full of surprises so it's recommended that you dress with this in mind and bring warm, weatherproof clothing Photography, sound recording, or any kind of filming is not permitted during the performance, but you're welcome to take photos before and after the performance and during intermission

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