Boy George joins Vivid Music program with exclusive DJ set in Sydney

Vivid Music, part of Vivid Sydney has announced international pop-icon Boy George will perform an exclusive DJ set on the rooftop terrace of Darling Harbour’s Café Del Mar on 12 June.

Vivid Sydney is the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas and features 195 music events. This will be Boy George’s only DJ performance in Australia and limited to 500 tickets, available to purchase from ticketbooth, here.

Vivid Music curator, Stephen Ferris, said: “Boy George is universally recognised as one of the world’s most iconic pop artists. It is exciting to add this internationally acclaimed artist to the diverse and comprehensive Vivid Music line-up.”

“The Vivid Music program continues to expand every year showcasing international music artists including Bjork and New Order, as well as local legends Archie Roach and Don Walker. It is a program that offers something for everyone from rock, pop and cabaret, to dance music, and hip hop and I encourage all visitors to get out to venues across the city over the next few weeks to experience these events.”

Boy George said: “I’m so excited to be performing alongside these amazing Sydney light shows. I’ve seen the photography from across the globe so it’s going to be a special moment for me.”

The exclusive DJ set will be performed at Café del Mar which offers a perfect viewing spot to see Vivid Sydney overlooking Darling Harbour where guests can enjoy the Harbour installations whilst watching and dancing Boy George.

The Vivid Music program features music performances across 28 venues, with over 1300 hours of music for visitors to experience.

Vivid Sydney is owned, managed and produced by Destination NSW, the State Government’s tourism and major events agency. In 2015 it attracted 1.7 million visitors and delivered more than $63 million in visitor expenditure to the local economy.
Event Details:
What: Rodd Richards Presents and T1000 Events, in conjunction with Vivid Sydney present, An Intimate Afternoon with Boy George.
When: Sunday, 12 June 12pm – 10pm
Where: Café del Mar, Darling Harbour
Support: Kate Monroe, Johnny Gleeson, Mark Dynamix, and Husky Rodd Riches feat Arnott Olssen
Tickets: On sale midday Friday 27 May at www.ticketbooth.com.au.

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