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Crossroads Live Australia with Opera Australia

Cinderella

Shubshri Kandiah and Ainsley Melham
When

Every day, 7:30pm to 7:30pm Sunday 23 October to Sunday 29 January 2023

Cost

Starting from: $89

John Frost and Lyndon Terracini are delighted to finally bring to the Australian stage one of the most beautiful musicals of all time.

With its fresh new take on the beloved tale of a young woman who is transformed from a chambermaid into a princess, Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella combines the story's classic elements – the glass slippers, pumpkin, a beautiful masked ball and more - along with some surprising twists. More than just a pretty face with the right shoe size, this Cinderella is a contemporary figure living in a fairytale setting. A spirited young woman with savvy and soul, she not only fights for her own dreams, but forces the prince to open his eyes to the world around him and realise his dreams too.

The stage version of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella made its long-awaited Broadway debut in January 2013, featuring a new book by Douglas Carter Beane and direction by Mark Brokaw, and it ran for two years. Mr Beane’s book blends masterfully with the musical's cherished score, with songs including In My Own Little Corner, Impossible/It's Possible, Ten Minutes Ago and Do I Love You Because You're Beautiful?

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is a romantic and exciting experience for anyone who’s ever had a dream. Waitlist now to be the first to buy tickets.

Covid-safe information

The Sydney Lyric has a detailed Covid Safety plan.

If you or someone in your group have a confirmed or suspected case of Covid-19, are awaiting the results of a Covid-19 test, or have been directed to stay home by NSW health please do not attend your performance. You should continue to stay home and follow government guidelines. There is a flexible ticket policy so that you can rebook your tickets into another performance.  

If the above applies to you, please contact Ticketmaster no later than 10am on the day (for a matinee performance) & by midday (for an evening performance) at the latest and we will work with you to exchange your tickets for a future performance (subject to availability). Full policy details here.

It is a requirement that all patrons aged 16+ have received two doses of a Covid-19 Vaccination prior to entry*. Proof of vaccination status or valid written medical exemption will be required at entry to the theatre. Children under the age of 16 are welcome to attend and do not require vaccination, however must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Masks are mandatory at all times in the theatre for those aged 12+. If you do not have a mask, we will provide you with one free of charge. If you have an exemption from wearing a mask, you will be required to present this to staff prior to entry.

Before entering, you will be required to register using the Service NSW QR code. Please have the latest version of the Service NSW app downloaded on your phone.

All of our outlets are cashless, and we can only accept contactless payments at our bars, box office and merchandise shops. The theatre foyers and auditorium receive a professional deep clean after every performance, and professional cleaning staff will remain on site throughout the performance to constantly clean washrooms, touch points and high traffic areas.

COVID marshals and ushers will be onsite throughout the event to monitor everyone’s safety, and to assist you in any way they can.

* Please note, Sydney Lyric Theatre will regularly undertake risk assessments to review and adapt its COVID Safety Plan, taking into consideration the relevant NSW Government Public Health Order at the time. Our Covid Safety information is subject to change, so please be sure to visit this page a few days prior to your visit for the most up to date information.

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