Award-winning actor and writer Jonathan Biggins once again steps into the shoes of Paul Keating in the celebrated performance, The Gospel According to Paul. This critically acclaimed one-man show returns to the Opera House for a strictly limited season from June 4th to 23rd, marking the final Sydney run.

Read more: Watershed: The Death of Dr Duncan at SOH

In a tour de force of political satire, Biggins captures the essence of our former Prime Minister, who famously claimed to have “single-handedly shaped contemporary Australia.” With the current political landscape providing a fresh backdrop, Biggins’ portrayal underscores the importance of imaginative leadership and offers timely reflections on today’s political climate.

This insightful and often biting show revisits the milestones of Keating’s time in office, from his groundbreaking economic reforms to his unflinching acknowledgment of Australia’s colonial history. Biggins’ uncanny representation of Keating, complete with his distinctive quirks and mannerisms, serves as a reminder of why Keating remains one of Australia’s most intriguing political figures. The production not only cements Keating’s legacy but also highlights Biggins’ prowess in bringing political satire to life.

Don’t miss your chance to experience this compelling portrayal of a pivotal figure in Australian politics, delivered with the sharp wit and keen insight that only Jonathan Biggins can provide.

  • What: The Gospel According to Paul
  • When: 4 – 23 June 2024
  • Where: Playhouse, Sydney Opera House
  • Price: From $54.00 + booking fee
  • Purchase your ticket here