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Cé­line Dion

27-28 July Qu­dos Bank Arena, Syd­ney Olympic Park ce­line­dion.com

The Grammy-win­ning singer’s last Aus­tralian tour may have been a decade ago but it’s all com­ing back to us now. The spec­ta­cle kicks off in Syd­ney be­fore con­tin­u­ing on to Bris­bane, Perth and Mel­bourne.

Aida

18 July-31 Au­gust Syd­ney Opera House opera.org.au

Verdi’s epic is trans­formed as Ital­ian di­rec­tor Da­vide Liver­more’s high-tech sets breathes new life into the clas­sic drama.

John Mawurnd­jul

6 July-23 Septem­ber Mu­seum of Con­tem­po­rary Art Aus­tralia, Syd­ney

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This ex­hi­bi­tion show­cases the work of John Mawurnd­jul, a Kun­in­jku elder and master bark painter, cre­ated over a 35-year pe­riod.

Splen­dour in the Grass

20-22 July North By­ron Park­lands, By­ron Bay splen­dourinthe­grass.com

Mu­sic lovers will con­verge on By­ron Bay for a line-up that in­cludes lo­cal

See An­ces­tral Spirit Be­ings Col­lect­ing

Honey (1985-1987) and other works by John Mawurnd­jul at the Mu­seum of Con­tem­po­rary Art Aus­tralia le­gends Gang of Youths and Hill­top Hoods as well as Lorde and Pulitzer Prize-win­ning rap­per and head­line act Ken­drick La­mar.

James Cameron: Chal­leng­ing the Deep

Un­til Fe­bru­ary 2019 Aus­tralian Na­tional Mar­itime Mu­seum, Syd­ney

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Draw­ing on the award-win­ning di­rec­tor’s many ocean dives in his Deepsea Chal­lenger sub­mersible, this ex­hi­bi­tion uses pro­jec­tions and props to take vis­i­tors down be­low.

Trevor Noah

29-30 Au­gust ICC Syd­ney trevornoah.com

He dishes up po­lit­i­cal anal­y­sis as eas­ily as he de­liv­ers punch­lines on Amer­i­can late-night favourite The Daily Show. Now the South African­born co­me­dian brings his standup tour to Syd­ney af­ter stints in Mel­bourne, Perth and Bris­bane.

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