ICYMI: The week’s top news in the arts

Free opera, healing gardens for Heide, more cash on the table for artists, plus a new lease for Theatre Royal - this is the week's top arts news.


Leading global live entertainment company Trafalgar Entertainment (TE) has been announced the new operator of Sydney’s Theatre Royal, in an agreement with the New South Wales (NSW) Government.

They have been awarded a 55-year sublease, and the theatre is planned to reopen in August 2021. As the cornerstone of TE’s Asia-Pacific operation  –  Sydney Gets it First – will be the company’s byline. TE has strong financial backing from Barings, a $338+ billion global financial services firm and subsidiary of MassMutual. 

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