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Experience the Sydney Opera House in Google's Panoramic Multimedia Exhibit >>

The Sydney Opera House has unveiled a vivid 360-degree video tour of its premises. Released in collaboration with Google Cultural Institute, the multimedia experience features musical accompaniment from the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and singer Nicole Car.

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Julie Andrews Directs ‘My Fair Lady’ 60th Anniversary >>

'My Fair Lady' is turning 60-years-old and their is one grand celebration being planned. The original 1956 production is being recreated at the Sydney Opera House in as much detail as possible. That is not all. Original Eliza Doolittle actress and musical icon, Dame Julie Andrews will be directing the production. Check the report below for all the latest details on the anniversary production.

EXCLUSIVE: BAFTA-Winning Composer ólafur Arnalds Talks 'Reminiscence' Video and Reinventing Chopin with Alice Sara Ott

Watch Olafur Arnalds Ask for Crowd Participation in Sydney Opera Performance >>

ólafur Arnalds has become a mainstay in the scoring circle. A BAFTA award-winner and composer to the ITV crime drama Broadchurch, Arnalds recently led an orchestra through a most unique program at the Sydney Opera House--one that required the participation of the audience.

Sydney Electro Group Seekae Remix Sounds of Opera House in Latest Release

Sydney Electro Group Seekae Remixes Sounds of Opera House in Latest Release >>

Sydney's most beloved electronic group, Seekae, have attached their skills at sampling to none other than the Sydney Opera House. As of late, the Aussies remixed the various sounds emitting from the venue and turned it into a fully-fledged track.

Sydney Opera House Evacuated After Suspicious Package Delievered is Believed to Have Ties with Sydney Hostage Situation

Sydney Opera House Evacuated After Suspicious Package Delivered >>

After a siege in Australia left a lone gunman, identified as Man Haron Monis, and two hostages dead, so was the Sydney Opera House evacuated after a rumored "suspicious package" had been delivered to the concert hall.

Ruby Annivesary: Jørn Utzon's Sydney Opera House Turns 40 in Style >>

Many of us approach the big 4-0 with apprehension, but the milestone can be eased with a really big birthday bash. By that measure, the Sydney Opera House, if it has feelings, should be grinning from sail to sail at the celebrations for this--its 40th birthday week.

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