Arts and Culture at Walsh Bay
Sydney is alive with arts and culture, and Walsh Bay is one of the ultimate performing arts hubs.
Located near the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Walsh Bay is the home to many famous and internationally renowned performing arts companies. You can find the Sydney Theatre Company, Bangarra Dance Theatre, the Sydney Dance Company and more.
A trip to Sydney isn’t complete without seeing a show and immersing yourself in the culture at Walsh Bay!
Sydney Theatre Company
Sydney Theatre Company (STC) has helped launch the careers of many international actors. Mel Gibson, Judy Davis, Hugo Weaving, Geoffrey Rush, Toni Collette, Rose Byrne and Cate Blanchett have all performed with the Company.
Established in 1978, STC has made a significant contribution to Australian drama and the acting industry. Shows are performed at Walsh Bay, as well as at The Wharf and the Sydney Opera House.
The Company offers an eclectic program of Australian plays, interpretations of classic repertoire and quality international writing.
Visit https://www.sydneytheatre.com.au/ for more information about booking tickets.
Bangarra Dance Theatre
Bangarra Dance Company is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation. Led by artistic director, Stephen Page, it is renowned for its powerful dancers, distinctive theatrical voice and unique soundscapes, music and design.
Each dancer in the company is professionally trained, and has a proud Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background.
Viewing a performance by Bangarra Dance Theatre is a magnificent and unique experience whilst visiting Sydney.
Visit https://www.bangarra.com.au/ for more information about booking tickets.
Sydney Dance Company
Sydney Dance Company was founded in 1969 by dancer, Suzanne Musitz. The Company is now led by Spanish-born Artistic Director, Rafael Bonachela. It is known for its innovative ideas, producing 140 new works since 1976.
Sydney Dance Company has performed throughout the world, including New York, Shanghai and Moscow. The Wharf in Walsh Bay has been home to the Company since 1985. It is one of the world’s strongest forces in contemporary dance.
Visit https://www.sydneydancecompany.com/ for more information about booking tickets.