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Theatre & performing arts

Victoria has a long tradition of the performing arts, from contemporary and classical dance to theatre, cabaret and dance. Catch performances by local stars and touring international artists at renowned venues and popular festivals throughout the year. Share a laugh at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, see plays and contemporary dance works at metropolitan and regional theatres, or head to the top end of town for international stage shows and musicals.

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Comedy

Local Laughs - David Quirk and Ronnie Chieng

Local Laughs is Melbourne's longest running independent comedy room, bringing laughs to The Local Taphouse since 2003. Janet McLeod, doyen of the...

25 Sep 2017

Comedy

Comedy at Spleen

Come on down to the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, featuring the hottest young acts in Melbourne town. Special guests every week.

25 Sep 2017
2 Oct 2017
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16 Oct 2017

Comedy

Quarter Life Crisis - Melbourne Fringe Festival

After rave reviews at both Sydney and Adelaide Fringe Festivals, award winning theatre collective, The General Public, are bringing their five star...

Until 30 Sep 2017

Theatre & performing arts

Melbourne Fringe Festival

Melbourne Fringe is a celebration of cultural democracy and art for everyone. By embracing diversity and a spirit of independence, Melbourne Fringe...

Until 1 Oct 2017

Theatre & performing arts

Royal South Street Competitions

Come and discover Australia's rising stars at the 2016 Royal South Street Eisteddfod in Ballarat, Victoria. The 125th year promises to be special as...

Until 31 Oct 2017 (dates to be confirmed)

Plays & musicals

The Bodyguard - The Musical

Based on the Warner Bros. movie which starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, The Bodyguard has been hailed as ‘London's Best Musical’ by UKs...

Until 27 Oct 2017

Plays & musicals

Hay Fever

Although Judith, a retired actress, tends towards melodrama in her everyday affairs, and her husband, David, a novelist, can be rather reclusive and...

Until 28 Oct 2017

Classical

Mendelssohn's Octet

Full to the brim with infectious vitality, Mendelssohn’s Octet is one of the true life-affirming pinnacles of Western music. Practically inventing...

1 Oct 2017

Family

The Australian Ballet presents Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Magnificently theatrical and bursting with invention, Christopher Wheeldon’s full-length Alice brings to life the vivid visions of Lewis Carroll’s...

26 Sep 2017
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29 Sep 2017

Plays & musicals

Pop-up Globe

See Shakespeare like it's 1614. Epic battles and laugh-out-loud comedy, all play out in a full-scale replica of one of history's greatest theatres.

Until 12 Nov 2017

Plays & musicals

The Book of Mormon

Don't miss this Tony Award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Park and Avenue Q at the Princess Theatre. It's one for the books.

Until 19 Nov 2017

Theatre & performing arts

Illusionaire Magic Show Melbourne

Illusionaire Magic Show Melbourne is one magic show not to be missed. Witness delightful and breathtaking miracles up close. Untraditional and...

Until 25 Dec 2017
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