State Theatre

49 Market Street
Sydney, NSW 2000

Phone: 02 9373 6655
External URL: State Theatre

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr is performing at the State Theatre in January

Jimmy Carr is one of those comedians where, if you ran a PC-pen through his material, he’d pretty much be...

The State Theatre Comes Alive Once Again With The Sound Of Music

Sing-A-Long-A Sound Of Music at the State Theatre is turning 16 (going on 17) as it returns to the theatre...

Rodriguez @ State Theatre

Reviewed on Monday November 14 When Sixto Rodriguez stepped out from behind the curtain, the cheer that greeted him was...

Jake Bugg @ State Theatre

Reviewed onTuesday July 26 With Jake Bugg bringinghis unique brand of country-emo to the State Theatre stage for his Splendour...

Dirty Three @ State Theatre

Reviewed on Friday January 15 (photo by Dylan Demarchi) Timidly introducing herself, Mirel Wagner’s folk tales led her listeners to...

Danny Bhoy @ State Theatre

★★★½ Given the regal surrounds of the State Theatre, it’s easy to forget that tonight’s gig is part of Danny...

Rufus Wainwright @ State Theatre

Reviewed on Monday March 10 Love or loathe him (though I’m not sure the latter is even possible), Rufus Wainwright...

Nick Cave @ State Theatre

Reviewed on Friday December 12 (photo by Ashley Mar) Earlier this year, during the Sydney Film Festival, the State Theatre...

David Gray Announces 2015 Sydney State Theatre Concert

British singer-songwriter David Gray will make his return to Australia in 2015 for a couple of sideshows alongside his Bluesfest...

Bob Dylan @ State Theatre

Reviewed on Wednesday September 3 The tickets for tonight’s concert explicitly state, “Bob Dylan performs the entire show,” as if...

Peace Train: State Theatre Tribute To Cat Stevens

Darren Coggan brings his one-of-a-kind tribute to Cat Stevens, Peace Train, back to Sydney audiences early next year.

Brag Magazine

Salt-N-Pepa wows the state theatre this november

I challenge you to go back and watch Salt-n-Pepa’s videos from the early 90s – with their nod-and-wink objectification of...

Queen tribute act: It's A Kind Of Magic

WIN: Tickets to the best Queen tribute show in the world

Queen: It’s a Kinda Magic is the world’s finest Queen tribute act, and this is because they take it dead...

The author who went viral: a brief history of Robert Macfarlane

Back in 2015, Robert Macfarlane went viral.

Shining a light on Shakespeare’s extras in The Popular Mechanicals

Who doesn’t love a play within a play?

Why the all-star Music Of Cream show is more than just a tribute act

If you were to ask Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce or Ginger Baker what they thought of 21st century music-making, they’d...

Patti Smith’s Horses Live Is The Fiercest Kind Of Love For The 21st Century

Even if these aren’t the end times, they certainly feel like them: every day there’s another omen, from chemical weapon...

Sydney Film Festival Announces First 28 Films To Be Screened For 2017

This June, Sydney’s biggest silver screen celebration, the Sydney Film Festival, is set to be bigger and better than ever,...

Bonnie Raitt Looks Back On Her Incredible Career In Music

Trying to track both the recording and touring history of Bonnie Raitt is like trying to chart the family tree...

Sir David Attenborough Unveils Sydney Show

The golden-voiced David Attenborough will appear in Sydney for two special shows.