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Sydney Opera House


The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is one of the 20th century's most famous and distinctive buildings.


  • Description 

  • Construction history 

  • Utzon and his resignation 

  • Architectural design role of Peter Hall 

  • Opening 

  • Performance firsts 

  • Reconciliation with Utzon; building refurbishment 

  • Public and commemorative events 

  • Notable performances