The Iconic Theatre Royal

Trafalgar Entertainment Group, leading global live entertainment company and operators of Sydney’s Theatre Royal, are thrilled to confirm that it will be welcoming patrons into the building from December 2nd, 2021, with two of the most exciting current new Broadway musicals.


Ignited by the album that defined a generation, featuring beloved hits such as Jagged Little Pill is Australia’s next smash hit musical.

Leading the Australian cast of Jagged Little Pill is one of Australia's most awarded and beloved entertainers Natalie Bassingthwaighte playing the role of Mary-Jane Healy.

Nominated for 15 Tony Awards® (the most of any show), and a recent Grammy® winner for Best Musical Theatre Album, this electrifying production about a perfectly imperfect family living in 21st century suburbia, Rolling Stone Magazine declared it ‘Burns with passion. The tears welled up in my eyes, then spilled onto my cheeks… I want to see it again and again.’

With music and lyrics by multiple Grammy award winner Alanis Morissette and an original story written by Oscar and Tony Award winner Diablo Cody (Juno, Tully), this explosive production is Directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus (Waitress, Pippin), Movement Direction and Choreography by Olivier Award winner Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Music Supervision, Orchestrations and arrangements by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt.

Critically acclaimed musical Girl from the North Country, written and directed by Conor McPherson and with music and lyrics by Bob Dylan, is the first new international production to be announced for Australia since the NSW Government announced the return of live theatre to the state. The New York Times touted this show as ‘A ravishing production! Bob Dylan’s songs have never sounded so heartbreakingly personal and universal. As close as mortals come to heaven on earth.’

Since opening at The Old Vic in London, Girl From The North Country has taken the theatrical world by storm, selling out seasons in the West End, Toronto and Broadway, and is now one of the most critically acclaimed multi award-winning productions of the 21st Century.

Featuring the songs of Bob Dylan reimagined like you’ve never heard them before, including Hurricane, I Want You, Slow Train Coming, Lay Lady Lay and Like A Rolling Stone, Girl From The North Country stars stage and screen icon the multi Gold Logie winner, Lisa McCune (King And I, South Pacific), Zahra Newman (The Book of Mormon, Wentworth), Terence Crawford (Escape from Pretoria, 1984), Helen Dallimore (Wicked [London], Legally Blonde) and Helpmann Award winner, the legendary Peter Carroll. 

Theatre Royal Sydney is pleased to launch images of the brand-new Theatre Royal Sydney sign which has now been placed on the external façade and was crafted and produced by Owen Signs in Newcastle NSW.The Theatre Royal Sydney, located within Sydney’s business and high-end fashion precinct with the new glass entrance signifying the window into its cultural world, truly where the city meets the stage.

Located within the 25 Martin Place at the heart of Sydney’s Central Business District, Theatre Royal Sydney is an important cultural asset for Sydney and NSW.  Trafalgar Entertainment Group is delighted to be working in partnership with the NSW Government and Dexus, owner of the landmark 25 Martin Place to enhance Sydney’s cultural landscape.  City centres are evolving; the best will have a lively, rich mix of uses, day and night.  This pioneering partnership will help to reinvigorate Sydney’s night-time economy, providing new jobs and making it amongst the best places to live, work and visit in the world.

In other exciting news Theatre Royal Sydney is proud to announce a 3-year partnership with RBC Capital Markets, part of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), its first arts and cultural partnership secured in Australia.    This is a major milestone for the venue to have on board a prestigious Premier Partner. RBC is a major supporter of the arts globally and has been Principal Partner of London’s Old Vic theatre since 2015, enabling more artistic output and varied programming than ever before including 30+ main stage productions, 20 of which were world premieres and 17 have transferred to the West End, Broadway and beyond. In addition to supporting main stage productions, RBC helps The Old Vic deliver their vital social mission work including Take the Lead, a free youth employability programme, The Old Vic Emerging Talent Programme and Curtain Up, a gateway to the arts for people of all backgrounds.