Backstage Tours

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 29 Jan 2019  –  20 Dec 2019

Take a tour of the Glasshouse – come back stage and see firsthand the technical equipment and areas of a performing arts venue.

Student $7.50

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2018

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 16 Feb 2019  –  21 Apr 2019

Now in its eleventh year, this annual exhibition draws from entries submitted by photographers across Australia. This year 43 photos were selected from an astounding 3,224 entries to form the exhibition.

Free Gallery entry


by Jim Cartwright

  • 09 Mar 2019

Set in a country pub, the lives of our landlord and landlady have literally become their work.

Adult $59

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The Gruffalo. Live on Stage!

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 22 Mar 2019
  • 22 Mar 2019

After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns!

Education @ the Glasshouse

Sydney Symphony In Your Town Teacher Workshops

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 02 Apr 2019  –  04 Apr 2019

These special workshops are designed to support teachers who are preparing students attending the Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Schools Concert at the Glasshouse in May.

Teacher $20

TEDxYouth@Sydney 2019 - Satellite Event

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 04 Apr 2019

Made by young people, for young people, but with the eyes and ears of the world in mind, TEDxYouth@Sydney is a platform for ideas worth spreading designed for young change makers.

Day pass $18.50

Sydney Writers' Festival 2019 - Satellite Event

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 03 May 2019
  • 04 May 2019
  • 05 May 2019

Students will be stimulated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions, as the Festival brings the world’s finest authors to them in real time.

$6 per session, $18 day pass

Sydney Symphony In Your Town

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 22 May 2019
  • 22 May 2019

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra returns to Glasshouse Port Macquarie, bringing a program of favourite orchestral works that will challenge and inspire students.

Student $12.50

TEDxSydneyLive - Satellite Event

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 24 May 2019

TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world. TED believes passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives.

Student day pass $18.50

Saltwater Freshwater Arts Alliance

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 25 May 2019  –  07 Jul 2019

Celebrating Aboriginal art and culture, on the Mid North Coast.

Free Gallery entry

Expressions Dance Company Student Workshops

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 07 Jun 2019
  • 08 Jun 2019

In this one hour workshop you will be led through a short contemporary dance improvisational warm-up, followed by repertoire from the show. The dancers will take you through a fun and physically challenging workshop.

Student $15

Elsewhere: Travels through Syria, Iran, Egypt, Morocco and Central Asia

Education @ the Glasshouse

  • 13 Jul 2019  –  29 Sep 2019

This exhibition features new works created by the celebrated Australian artists Wendy Sharpe and Bernard Ollis during their recent travels through Syria, Iran, Egypt, Morocco and Central Asia.

Free Gallery entry