Opera Australia is offering opera fans a rare opportunity to step into the spotlight with limited walk-on roles available for the highly anticipated season of West Side Story on Sydney Harbour. But it will cost you $6,500 for the experience. 

Each performance offers one musical lover the chance to become part of the action, taking the stage alongside the cast during the iconic ‘Dance at the Gym’ sequence.

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Opera Australia walk-on roles have been a hit with audiences in previous productions, however, this is the first time this experience has been offered in a musical. 

Alongside their moment in the limelight, participants will receive star treatment, including: 

  • Professional hair and make-up
  • Costume fitting
  • Rehearsal session with the Assistant Director to walk through the on-stage moments
  • Meet and greet with the ensemble before the performance
  • Four Premium Reserve tickets, (Walk on Role performer + 3 guests)
  • Dinner for four in the HSBC Platinum Club
  • Interval drink for four in the HSBC Platinum Club
  • Dedicated photographer to capture the experience
  • West Side Story on Sydney Harbour T-Shirt & Program

A walk-on role is $AUD6,500* (inclusions listed above to cover 1 x Walk on Role + 3 guests). Available for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday performances only. Find out more here

*Conditions apply