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Address: 49 Market Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 02 9373 6852
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A really good night out

We went to the State Theatre last night to see a show featuring The Everly Brothers and Roy Orbison, what a fantastic night and in the best theatre in Sydney. The Everly Brothers... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went to the State Theatre last night to see a show featuring The Everly Brothers and Roy Orbison, what a fantastic night and in the best theatre in Sydney. The Everly Brothers (Robertson Brothers) were excellent, sang all of our favourites, the gentleman who played Roy Orbison, well, I have to say that when he came on stage you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Attended the State Theatre during the Sydney Film Festival, it was the last thing I did on my concluding day in Australia. Although not totally familiar with the history, the theatre's decor and architecture was nothing short of historically stunning. Having attended many films inside of various theatres, the State Theatre was certainly near the top!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

We went to see Florence and the Machine here and were blown away. Such a beautiful old theatre in Art Deco style, it's not too big so even those seated near the back can see the stage perfectly. Amazing acoustics and back drop for the band. Can't wait to see the next event here, can't recommend it enough!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This beautiful theatre is a must see for Sydney locals and visitors alike. My parents held their wedding reception in the Ballroom in 1960 and the building is still as beautiful. A delightful experience for everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

After our bad dinner experience we cruised into the CBD, prepaid our parking at the Hilton Hotel and walked the short distance. I had never been to the state theatre before, and i have to say WOW, our friends booked seats 4 from the front of stage. What an experience seeing Jimmy Barnes up front and personal. 10 out of... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The State Theatre has a beautiful old-style entrance. Staff were friendly. However, make sure you don't take a photo of the beautiful interior ceiling when inside the theatre - or else they will come over and ask you not to.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

My husband & I had the opportunity to visit the State Theatre during the Sydney Film Festival. What an absolutely beautiful building! It has been magnificently preserved & is stunning from its entrance, to the staircase, to the surrounding features on all levels. We watched "Love and Agony" & the acoustics were superb. If you ever get a chance to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

If there is a good production, then go and see this theatre. It's very ornate and plush and also has a great cafe/bar next door with costumes on display

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

U cannot attend anything at the State Theatre without wondering to some extent at how we could ever build such an icon today! The acoustics are awesome! Stalls seats are prob the most leg room and modern! Dress Circle is best for acoustics but the legroom is minimal! Theatre/Musicals/Ballet- the stage size is very substandard and the theatre had planned... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The State theatre is in the heart of the city, it is one of the city oldest theatres which holds shows and concerts in a more intimate mode. If you are staying at any of the hotels in the city, feel like catching a performance, give its try. It is close to Town hall and Wynyard stations and major bus... More 

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Address: 49 Market Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 02 9373 6852
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney

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