The First Vivid LIVE Act Has Been Announced

Fri 27th May, 2016 – Tue 31st May, 2016
Sydney Opera House
Bennelong Point, Sydney
Transformative artist Anohni will debut her latest work in four exclusive performances as part of this year’s Vivid LIVE.

Previously known as Antony Hegarty of Antony and the Johnsons, the series of shows sees Anohni premiering her fifth album, Hopelessness, and also coming into her own as a solo artist. The Mercury Music Prize-winner fuses her signature vibrato and unique sonics with the bass heavy beats of producers Hudson Mohawke (TNGHT, Kanye West) and Oneohtrix Point Never.

The Vivid LIVE concerts will take place over the May 27–31 of and due to expected high levels of demand, tickets are to be allocated by ballot.

This year’s Vivid Live show has been curated by Ben Marshall, the Sydney Opera House’s Head of Contemporary Music and person behind bringing acts like Sufjan Stevens, Morrissey and TV On The Radio to the iconic venue.