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Playwave is art. But different.

What is Playwave?

At Shopfront our Young People represent a vibrant future for the arts in Australia as makers, innovators and engaged audiences. Playwave is another way that Shopfront is indispensable to the ecosystem of the arts in Australia. Playwave is art. But different. Playwave connects Young People to the best of Sydney’s art and culture. Powered by Shopfront Arts Co-op, with a bunch of exciting media and presenting partners, Playwave is a membership platform for teens offering exclusive access to discounted tickets, special events, original online content and more sweet features. Aged 15– 24? Join us and discover the best experiences that Sydney has to offer – live and in real time.

What you get with Playwave

  • Discounted tickets to an exciting mix of theatre, dance, festivals, music, film, opera, literature, comedy and visual art from Sydney’s very best.
  • Exclusive events and performances curated for you via Playwave Experiences
  • Have your say – review shows, events and experiences you’ve been to, post your own pictures and videos and become a part of the Playwave community.
  • Get involved with Playwave Creative – apply to be a young critic, interview artists, make videos, contribute to a podcast and the future of Playwave (and score free tickets along the way).

We partner with the best festivals, arts organisations, artists, and live performance venues across Sydney, to foster a new generation of arts lovers. Contact Valentina if you would like to join Playwave as an industry partner.


Aged 15-24? Sign up to Playwave for free!

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