Sydney boasts a vibrant and eclectic Theatre, Musicals, and Arts scene. Whether you are experiencing the latest exhibition or immersing yourself in a classic Broadway show, The Russell Boutique Hotel is the ideal destination to explore the best Sydney culture has to offer, located in the heart of The Rocks and Circular Quay near the Sydney Opera House, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney Theatre Company, and more.
A few of our top picks that are in season or upcoming – with of course many more we don’t have room to list! If you are looking for the perfect accommodation to make a night of it, The Russell Boutique Hotel is ideal.
Every year in March and April, Handa Opera put on a stunning masterpiece with the Sydney Harbour Bridge as the perfect backdrop. in 2019, West Side Story is brought to life only minutes walk from The Russell Boutique Hotel.
The story continues, with a theatrical production of West Side Story in season at the Sydney Opera House during Winter. A beautiful walk from the Opera House, past The Russell Hotel in The Rocks, down to Walsh Bay and you will reach the Sydney Theatre Company’s Roslyn Packer Theatre.
In the city centre and only minutes taxi or train away from The Russell is the ornate State Theatre, nicknamed the Palace of Dreams when it opened in 1929. Another grand 1920s venue is the Capitol Theatre in Haymarket, a short walk from delicious Chinatown. The ICC Sydney hosts some of the world’s most famous musicians and is located a quick ferry ride away in Darling Harbour, and the Sydney Lyric is in neighbouring Pyrmont.