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Professor Angela Moles “There is a future, it just looks different”

For World Environment Day we sat down with Professor Angela Moles, plant ecologist and presenter of This Sounds Like Science: Ecosystems in a Warming World, to discuss how our ecosystems are responding to climate change.

Sweet Whirl plays bass guitar on the outdoor stage

Photo Album: Sweet Whirl at Summer Lunch Series 2021

Soaking up the Sydney sunshine, Sweet Whirl performed to an outdoor audience at City Recital Hall's laneway as they dined an exquisite lunch served by Ragazzi Wine and Pasta. 

Morgan Higgin at the City Recital Hall entrance

Supporting Women in Production

City Recital Hall is proud to support and promote initiatives for women in live performance production and events, and highlight our trainee and Production Assistant Morgan Higgin's early-career journey with us. 


City Recital Hall Director of Programming Announced

CEO Justin Boschetti has confirmed the appointment of Stuart Rogers as the Director of Programming at City Recital Hall from 11 January 2021.

Justin Boschetti

Justin Boschetti Announced as City Recital Hall CEO

The Board of City Recital Hall has confirmed the appointment of Justin Boschetti as the new CEO of City Recital Hall. 


Q&A with Sydney Chamber Choir's Dr Wei Jiang

We recently had a chat to Sydney Chamber Choir chorister Dr Wei Jiang about the upcoming performance of Handel's Messiah and her experience performing this epic work.


City Recital Hall to Farewell CEO

Mrs Renata Kaldor AO, Chair, City Recital Hall, today announced that Ms Elaine Chia, CEO, will leave at the end of February 2020 to take up the role of Executive Director at the Adelaide Festival.


Photo Album: Robyn Archer

Robyn Archer took to the City Recital Hall stage for Robyn Archer: The (Other) Great American Songbook on Thursday 21 November.


Meet the Creatives Behind Daughters

Presented by City Recital Hall, The Big Anxiety Festival and Tammy Brennan, Daughters is a moving performance shedding light on the global pandemic of gender violence. 


Celebrating 20 Years

This year, we celebrate the 20th anniversary since the first opening of City Recital Hall. Join us as we commemorate the occasion with some of the notable people who have have played an integral part in our history. 


City Recital Hall Supports Know My Name Campaign

To support the National Gallery of Australia's Know My Name campaign, City Recital Hall will be celebrating the many women in music who have shaped our cultural lives. 


Photo Album: Mimi's Symphony 2019

Justine Clarke, joined by conductor George Ellis and his orchestra recently took to the City Recital Hall stage to tell the orchestral story of Mimi the magpie, before rocking out to some of Justine's classics.


An Open Letter from CEO, Elaine Chia

An open letter from CEO, Elaine Chia, addressing the negative comments City Recital Hall's Facebook page has encountered in regards to our collaboration with Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. 

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City Recital Hall Launches Its Apr-Jun 2019 Season

We are delighted to welcome you to our 2019 artistic program of City Recital Hall Presents events for April to June.

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City Recital Hall Launches Its Jan-Mar 2019 Season

We are delighted to welcome you to our 2019 artistic program of City Recital Hall Presents events for January to March.

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Photo Album: Boys of Sondheim

Get a taste of what's in store on Friday 22 February at the City Recital Hall with these photos of the original Boys of Sondheim production staged at the Brisbane Powerhouse.

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Ears To The Ground

As part of City Recital Hall’s 2019 artistic program we are producing and presenting Ears to the Ground, a new evening series of intimate, stripped-back gigs in our ground level bar and performance space.

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Photo Album: Sydney Flash Mob Choir sings for Richard Gill AO

Sydney Flash Mob Choir came together on 1 November 2018 to sing 'Thank You For The Music' in tribute to the late Richard Gill.

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Open House Continues In 2019

Open House is a series of interactive events to make you laugh, think or just relax and enjoy. From music trivia and slam poetry sessions, to emerging songwriters and talks on current ideas and issues, Open House will help you unwind in style.

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Photo Album: Sydney Flash Mob Choir - 2019 Summer Program Launch

We took Sydney Flash Mob Choir outside to Martin Place for the very first time to sing ‘Dancing In The Street’ to celebrate the launch of the City Recital Hall January-March 2019 program!

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Photo Album: The Beatles Orchestrated 2018

The Beatle Boys, conductor George Ellis and orchestra took the audience through a magical mystery tour of Beatles favourites.

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