What's On

The Concourse Chatswood is Sydney’s newest live entertainment destination, offering a unique mix of venues for live theatre, dance, music, events and exhibitions. The stunningly designed precinct also features Chatswood library, two open, green spaces, restaurants and cafés, making The Concourse the perfect meeting place for all occasions.

DATES:
February 21-October 25
VENUE:Concert Hall
SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW! The Willoughby Symphony proudly presents the 2015 Series, Electrifying Intensity.   Grand Opera Gala - 21 & 22 February West Side Story - 2 & 3 May Bohemian Tango - 27 & 28 June Carmina Burana - 8 & 9 August Myths and Legends - 26 & 27 September Last Night of the Proms - 24 & 25 October... MORE INFO
DATES:
April 15-November 25
VENUE:Concert Hall
Lunch hour concert series, Live at Lunch returns to The Concourse in 2015 with a host of international musicians following a highly successful 2014 season.  Artistic Director, international flutist Jane Rutter, brings warmth and flair to the concert series, which is now recognised as a major lunchtime ... MORE INFO
DATES:
June 29-July 30
VENUE:The Concourse
NIDA Drama School A comprehensive course for committed young people. Develop performance skills including improvisation, voice and movement, devising, acting and rehearsing scenes. Perform scenes at the end of the week for family and friends. Dates & Times: Mon 29 Jun–Fri 3 Jul 2015, 10am–4pm Grades: 3–6, 7–10 Course... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 1-7
VENUE:Art Space
The Positive Art of Life, Memory, and Universe. Karl Weiming Lu, (吕.卡尔.卫民), is a Chinese born Australian and global artist. His life and art spans from East to West, in his ongoing quest for knowledge and creativity.  In 1991, Lu relocated to Australia to undertake postgraduate studies in philosophy, international relations, finance, and... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 4
VENUE:Concert Hall
Presented by Willoughby Theatre Company The successful The Magic of The Musicals concert returns in 2015 – this time celebrating the classic music of Rodgers & Hammerstein. The show will feature a dazzling array of local singers and performers, a 25 piece orchestra and our famous massed choir. Staged in the spectacular surrounds of The... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 7-8
VENUE:Concert Hall
  The sun is setting and it’s time for the big Hi-5 sleepover party! With the help of Chats, the Dream Master, and her magical Dream Catcher, your Hi-5 friends journey on some wild, wonderful and wacky dream adventures! In "Hi-5 House of Dreams" Ainsley, Dayen, Mary, Stevie and Tanika enter the world of dreams, finding... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 11-12
VENUE:Concert Hall
SHOW ADDED: SAT 11 JUL, 6:30PM 11 July 1.30pm - SOLD OUT 12 July 10am - SOLD OUT 12 July 12.30pm - SOLD OUT Mister Maker’s first ever national Australian tour will be coming to The Concourse on Sat July 11 & Sun 12 following on from the huge success of his shows at the iconic Sydney Opera House in January! The Mister Maker Live theatre... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 11
VENUE:Theatre
“Rebirth” is a combined art performance based on the poem of the distinguished Iranian poet Forough Farrokhzad. The internationally recognised contemporary ballet dancer, Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and the prodigious Australian-Iranian soprano singer Shirin Majd with her ensemble “Sweet Sound” will be complimented by visual... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 17
VENUE:Concert Hall
NOTE: TOM McGUINNESS UNABLE TO TOUR AUSTRALIA WITH THE MANFREDS It is with regret that The Manfreds and Showcase Entertainment Group announce Tom McGuinness will not accompany the band on their upcoming Australian tour dates due to unforeseen medical reasons. All shows will proceed as planned with The Manfreds looking forward to reconnecting with... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 18
VENUE:Concert Hall
The Sinhalese Cultural Forum of NSW Australia Inc. presents it’s highly anticipated 25th Anniversary Cultural presentation “Rasanjalee”   “Rasanjalee” is a synergy of traditional and modern Sri Lankan dance, music and drama forms. The concert will showcase world-renowned dancer and choreographer Channa... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 18
VENUE:Theatre
The sensational Vika Bull stars as soul legend Etta James in At Last - The Etta James Story. The two-hour narrative concert tells the story of soul legend Etta James’ turbulent life and features her best-loved songs including Tell Mama, Something's Got A Hold On Me, Sugar On The Floor, the heart rending I'd Rather Go Blind,... MORE INFO
DATES:
July 19
VENUE:Concert Hall
Eight of the most promising young singers from all over Australasia will perform accompanied by the North Sydney Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Maestro Steven Hillinger, in the Sydney Eisteddfod McDonald’s Operatic Aria.   One of the most coveted awards for young opera singers, it has launched the careers of countless Australian... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 2
VENUE:Concert Hall
The Harold Brissenden Foundation presents a Commemorative Concerto Concert, Suzuki Alumni Orchestra, brilliant soloists. SUNDAY 2nd August 2015 2pm Internationally acclaimed conductor, Dr Nicholas Milton will conduct the Suzuki Alumni Orchestra in an exciting Concerto Concert. FOUR brilliant Suzuki soloists, a stunning group of young violinists... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 2
VENUE:Concert Hall
Judith is back on stage with her first new solo show since 2012 and the good news is that her last year really sucked. A truly awful year for Judith always leads to a great show for her fans and 2014 was magnificently terrible. Think death and early menopause and you'll be in the ballpark. Always hilarious, honest and occasionally shocking,... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 7
VENUE:Theatre
Get ready for a night of non-stop laughs as Superwog, the superstars of YouTube comedy, present a brand new hilarious live stage show “Talk Shit Get Hit” With an incredible 62 million YouTube views and more than 400,000 subscribers Superwog regularly top the YouTube Comedy Charts. In 2013 the boys sold out shows around the country and... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 8
VENUE:Concert Hall
The Willoughby Symphony presents a special family performance of Stravinsky's masterful Firebird Suite, under the baton of Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Dr Nicholas Milton. Children will experience the beauty of this piece with its shimmering colours and delicate textures in a fun and engaging ... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 8-9
VENUE:Concert Hall
Conductor: Dr Nicholas Milton Soprano: Jolene Griffith Tenor: Kanen Breen Baritone: David Hidden Willoughby Symphony Choir Stravinsky: Firebird Suite Orff: Carmina Burana   Experience the dynamic Dr Nicholas Milton work his musical magic on the epic blockbuster, Carmina Burana, featuring three remarkable vocal soloists who will deliver white-... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 19
VENUE:Concert Hall
Australia's much loved Tenor, David Hobson shows his sensitive side in this sumptuous concert of early English and French love songs.  A tribute to works by Dowland, Handel, Purcell and luscious French repertoire (Hahn, Faure, Bizet, Massenet) from David's best-selling album, The Exquisite Hour. The concert is accompanied by pianist... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 21
VENUE:Theatre
Since 2009, award-winning singer Daniel Thompson & Australian guitar master Stuie French have been wowing Australian audiences with Johnny Cash The Concert, keeping the spirit of The Man in Black alive with their authentic tribute to Johnny Cash and his music.  In 2015 the boys return with their brand new show Cash 60 - 60 Years of Johnny... MORE INFO
DATES:
August 22
VENUE:Theatre
Soulfood A Cappella is a multi-award-winning Australian a cappella choir that offers a diverse menu of Motown, Soul and retro-pop. Fresh from the Sydney Opera House, they are appearing at The Concourse Chatswood with a brand new show! Songs from the Vault showcases some of your favourite soul and pop GOLD from the last ten years of Soulfood, as... MORE INFO
DATES:
September 10-12
VENUE:Theatre
CDP presents The 52-Storey Treehouse A play by Richard Tulloch Adapted from the book by Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton Artistic Director: Julian Louis Director: Liesel Badorrek   They’re back! Andy and Terry’s Treehouse is now 52 storeys tall, with yet more fantastic inventions: a watermelon smashing room, a chainsaw-juggling... MORE INFO
DATES:
September 17-19
VENUE:Theatre
Join the Hong Kong Dance Company for its spectacular Australian premiere The Legend of Mulan. Presented in New York, Hong Kong and now Sydney, this inspiring story tells the ancient Chinese legend of Mulan, a young girl, who bravely disguises herself as a man, to take the place of her elderly father in battle. A story known to many through the... MORE INFO
DATES:
September 26-27
VENUE:Concert Hall
Conductor: Stephen Mould Cello: Ruben Palma Elena Kats-Chernin Mythic Schumann Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 129 Young Composer Award 2015 Willoughby Symphony / Fine Music 102.5 Young Composer Award Beethoven Symphony No. 8 in F major, op. 93   Elena Kats-Chernin, Willoughby Symphony’s 2015 Composer-in-Residence, has described how her... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 3
VENUE:Concert Hall
  Love Opera? The IFAC Australian Singing Competition has long been considered the premier showcase for Australasia’s finest young singers and is the home of ‘The Mathy’, the most prestigious award given to a young opera and classical singer. For a fraction of the cost of a ticket to the opera you can enjoy an evening of... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 2-3
VENUE:Theatre
XDR (Australia) Cultural Promotion Pty Ltd Presents The Russian National Ballet Theatre production of Swan Lake With the instantly recognizable music of Tchaikovsky virtually a signature of classical ballet and the wonderfully dark story of good set against evil, Swan Lake is one of the most famous and loved of all works... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 4
VENUE:Theatre
XDR (Australia) Cultural Promotion Pty Ltd Presents The Russian National Ballet Theatre production of Sleeping Beauty   The Sleeping Beauty has a special place in the The Russian National Ballet Theatre’s repertoire.One of the most lavish theatrical events of all time, the original St Petersburg staging of The Sleeping... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 16-25
VENUE:Theatre
Presented by Willoughby Theatre Company The international award-winning hit Legally Blonde is strutting its way onto the Willoughby stage in October 2015!  Winner of 7 major awards, including the coveted Best Musical 2011 (Olivier Awards) this all-singing, all-dancing romantic comedy is about knowing who you are and showing what you’ve... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 22
VENUE:Concert Hall
Mozart claimed to have disliked the flute but his divine Flute Quartets prove to the contrary. Join the brilliant Acacia Quartet, with flute soloist Jane Rutter, as they return to The Concourse to play Mozart's divine Flute Quartets, K.285 and his sublime String Quartet in D Minor, K.421.  The Live at Lunch concert series is a highlight... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 23-25
VENUE:Concert Hall
Conductor: Dr Nicholas Milton Violin: Josephine Chung Willoughby City Band Willoughby Symphony Choir Elgar Land of Hope and Glory Hubert Parry Jerusalem Handel Zadok the Priest Handel Messiah – Hallelujah Chorus Coates Dambusters Overture Walton Crown Imperial Marquez Danzon No. 2 Brahms Hungarian Dance No. 5 Ravel Tzigane Respighi The Pines... MORE INFO
DATES:
October 30
VENUE:Theatre
2014 MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FESTIVAL DIRECTORS’ CHOICE 2014 SYDNEY COMEDY FESTIVAL BEST OF THE FEST (LOCAL)    If you haven’t heard about Ronny Chieng in the past year you’ve been hiding under a chair. Chieng hits the road in September and October to tour his smash-hit 2015 live solo show, You Don’t Know... MORE INFO
DATES:
November 2-3
VENUE:Theatre
Fresh from the success of PEPPA PIG LIVE! TREASURE HUNT comes Peppa's brand new adventure PEPPA PIG LIVE! BIG SPLASH. The nursery roof is leaking and Peppa and her friends need to fix it - quick!  As they set up a fete to raise the money for the repairs, they'll need your help to make sure everything goes smoothly.   Join Peppa,... MORE INFO
DATES:
November 15
VENUE:Theatre
A Celebration of Life On the 15th anniversary of our inception, ASDC is excited to present A Celebration of Life. On the milestone year of 2015, Armenian culture is thriving in Armenia and around the world. One of the world’s largest Armenian Dance Ensembles, ASDC consists of almost 200 dancers, ranging from 4 years of age to adults. Join... MORE INFO
DATES:
November 25
VENUE:Concert Hall
Sensational guitarists, the ARIA Award-winning Slava Grigoryan and his gifted younger brother Leonard, perform exciting classical and contemporary works for two guitars in the final concert of the year.   The concert features works from their best-selling albums.   The Live at Lunch concert series is a highlight event of... MORE INFO
DATES:
December 6
VENUE:Concert Hall
Come and refresh your spirit! Newly rearranged by Dr Brian Chatpo Koo for a large symphony orchestra, the Sydney Contemporary Orchestra presents the traditional Christmas carols you know and love with a contemporary twist, including: •    O Come, All Ye Faithful •    Hark, the Herald Angels Sing •... MORE INFO
DATES:
December 2015
VENUE:Concert Hall
COMING IN 2015! Join the Willoughby Symphony, an expanded Willoughby Choir and captivating celebrity soloists in a magical  Christmas concert.  Bring the entire family to this enchanting and unforgettable performance.  You'll sing along and be caught up on the joy of the festive season. MORE INFO
DATES:
Tuesdays at 11am
VENUE:The Concourse
Join us on Tuesdays at 11am for a brief and informative tour of the Performing Arts Centre on The Concourse. Learn about the history of the site and witness first hand this truly world-class, state-of-the-art precinct in the heart of the North Shore. With a 1,000 seat Concert Hall and 500-seat Theatre, the Performing Arts Centre on The... MORE INFO