Australian Embassy

Australia Performs




Circus Oz

Model Citizens  

17-23 August

Xuzhou Olympic Sports Stadium, Xuzhou

Produced by Ru Liu Australia Nice Vision. Supported by the Australia-China Council and Creative Victoria


Chamber Made Opera

Between 8 & 9
(Chengdu Teahouse Project)

1-2 September

Contemporary Arts Performance Season 2017

Presented by Sichuan Provincial Song and Dance Theater Co., Ltd. & Sichuan Symphony Orchestra

Supported by the Australian Government through Australia Council for the Arts, Catalyst—Australian Arts and Culture Fund, Australia China-Council, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Victorian Government through Creative Victoria; City of Melbourne; Playking Foundation; Asia TOPA; Sichuan Conservatory of Music


Sydney Symphony Orchestra

China Tour led by Chief Conductor and Artistic Director David Robertson

13 September

Shanghai Symphony Hall, Shanghai

15 -16 September

National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing

Supported by Tianda Group



Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Theatre

14 September

Chongqing Culture Expo

15-18 September                                                         

Sichuan International Travel Expo, Leshan

Presented by the Australian Consulate-General in Chengdu and Chongqing Grand China Express International Travel Agency 



Liza Lim Portrait Concert & Asian Composer Concert

20-21 September

Shanghai New Music Festival 2017

Shanghai Conservatory of Music

Supported by the Australian Government through Australia Council for the Arts, the Australia-China Council and Creative Victoria



Asia Tour

30 September, Da Jidian International Music Festival, Baoding

1 October, Omni International Jazz Fest, Omni Space, Beijing

3 October, T-Union, Guangzhou

5 October, The Beishan International Jazz Festival, Zhuhai

6 October, Hong Kong International Jazz festival

Supported by Creative Victoria


Australia Performs is a promotional program profiling Australian performance in China in the 45th year of Australia-China diplomatic relations, an initiative of the Australian Government through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Australia Council for the Arts