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Official site for Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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.
See Valjean, Fantine and Cosette take to the stage in Victor Hugo's classic story. It's one of the world's most popular musicals. Don't miss out.
Grease is the word and it's also the place to be when the number one party musical returns to Melbourne in a new multi-million dollar production.
Laugh, chortle, giggle and snort at everything from wry young hipsters and slapstick heroes to musical comedy and good ol’ timey cabaret stars.
Have an art attack – new theatre, comedy, dance, circus, music and cabaret, visual art, live art, digital and video art – at the fringe festival.
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4 Jul - 20 Dec 2014
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26 Sep 2014 - 25 Jan 2015
Discover the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician and the singer who inspires him as Once makes its Australian debut.
31 Oct - 20 Dec 2014
At the Arts Centre Melbourne; BAFTA Award winner Miriam Margolyes stars in John Logan's scintillating solo show - a titillating night of tinseltown...
8 Nov - 20 Dec 2014
The Melbourne Theatre Company presents an astonishing collaboration of three artists in 2009 led to one of the runaway hits of the Australian theatre...
6 Dec 2014 - 28 Mar 2015
After touring extensively through regional Australia, Melbourne and Sydney, Jack St Leon brings to Speakeasy HQ the unique gifts that make him one of...
11 - 21 Dec 2014
From $45 - $45
Circus Oz returns to Melbourne to present an intimate two-week season of a new work Close to the Bone at The Melba Spiegeltent. Breathing down your...
11 Dec 2014 - 11 Jan 2015
16 Dec 2014 - 27 Jan 2015
Roll-Up and get ready for song, dance and circus at Jason Coleman's fabulous Spiegel Kids show this Summer! Set in the magnificent Spiegel tent at...
16 - 21 Dec 2014
Australia’s very own diva extraordinaire – the feather ruffler, the rabble rouser, the cabaret provocateur Yana Alana, returns with her 2013...
21 Dec 2014
Experience JungleCity Bashment, a night that pays homage to Jamaican Dancehall dance, music and culture in all its glory, and celebrates Melbourne's...
16 - 24 Dec 2014, 26 Dec 2014 - 27 Jan 2015
Be amused, amazed and awestruck at Spiegelicious, a deliciously indulgent dance, cabaret and circus spectacular! Spiegelicious is intimate cabaret....
27 - 28 Dec 2014
From $20 - $109
Celebrate OZACT's Twentieth Anniversary of Shakespeare in the Great Outdoors with As You Like It, Shakespeare's most exhilarating comedy. As You Like...
31 Dec 2014
Dance the final hours of 2014 away in style with live entertainment by a local duo, gourmet food and drinks for New Year's Eve at Yarra Valley Lodge....
From $45 - $75
Ladies and Gentlemen, Pop-Up Events presents their much awaited, eagerly anticipated, gloriously spectacular, decadently indulgent, annual Mad...
2 - 3 Jan 2015
6 - 11 Jan 2015
Tim Crouch shoves Shakespeare's minor characters into the spotlight to hilarious effect. I, Malvolio sees Crouch re imagine Twelfth Night through the...
10 - 11 Jan 2015
17 - 18 Jan 2015
27 Dec 2014, 30 - 31 Dec 2014, 2 - 3 Jan 2015, 6 - 10 Jan 2015
Join Ratty, Mole, Badger, Otter, Portly and, of course, Mr Toad, as they return to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Melbourne this summer, bringing to...
20 Jan - 15 Mar 2015
From $55 - $60
Soak up all the glitz, glamour and laughs of Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom The Musical, the stage show based on the much-loved Australian film.
21 Jan - 29 Mar 2015
Cirque du Soleil is pleased to announce the long-awaited return of its trademark blue-and-yellow big top to Melbourne in January 2015 with an...
23 Jan - 21 Feb 2015
See outdoor music, dance, circus and theatre performances turn the Melbourne Arts Precinct on its head over five fabulous weekends this summer.
22 - 25 Jan 2015, 27 Jan - 1 Feb 2015
From $35 - $39
This brand new musical is brash, brave and bold exploring love, fidelity and fun. The Pacific Queen sets sail on her epic journey from Sydney to L....
28 Jan - 8 Feb 2015
Direct from London's West End, Thriller Live celebrates the undisputed King of Pop in a spectacular show packed with over two hours of favourite...
29 Jan - 4 Feb 2015
A dark fairy-tale for grown-ups, a song cycle, a thrilling piece of solo performance, Little Bird is a gripping story of how people can transform...
20 Dec 2014, 9 Jan 2015, 16 Jan 2015, 23 Jan 2015
From $35 - $39.95
Witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive magic show at The Marriott Hotel. Award winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and...
31 Jan - 14 Mar 2015
Jane Turner and Marina Prior star in April De Angelis' West End hit, a hilarious comedy of frazzled hopes and parental anxiety, directed by Pamela...
10 Jan 2015, 17 Jan 2015, 24 Jan 2015, 31 Jan 2015
Speakeasy HQ presents weekly Saturday night extravaganzas that span the widest cross-section of live and performing arts of the contemporary era...
4 - 7 Feb 2015
From $18 - $40
Shane Tonks aka Barbra Quicksand and Bryan Smith present a programme of new works examining how the body speaks, is spoken to or spoken about. An...
From $17 - $40
Horny Pony Productions present Bad Adam/Pony From snake to stallion these two short performances give male sexuality a hard prod. Bad Adam/Pony is a...
7 Feb 2015
They were young lovers and musical partners but he ran off the rails, losing it all. Twenty-five years later they meet accidentally and find the...
10 - 22 Feb 2015
Blak Cabaret is the Malthouse Theatre's star-studded gala to unleash Season 2015. A raucous addition to Southbank's inaugural SummerSalt Outdoor Arts...
20 Feb - 10 May 2015
Follow Simba's epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands in this acclaimed production with stunning effects and unforgettable music.
23 Feb - 17 May 2015
Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage, returns to Australia for a 10th anniversary tour. An unprecedented live experience, this worldwide...
24 Feb - 8 Mar 2015
Wot? No Fish!! turns the Solomons' strange and wonderful history into a humorous and heart-warming narrative for all ages. In 1926, London shoemaker...
25 - 28 Feb 2015
From $70 - $180
Shen Yun Performing Arts will be back in Melbourne once again at the Arts Centre State Theatre in 2015. Each year, Shen Yun's choreographers,...
17 Jan 2015, 31 Jan 2015, 7 Feb 2015, 21 Feb 2015
After making a massive entrance into the Melbourne comedy scene in 2013, Nicky Barry has gained a cult following of comedy lovers the world over who...
6 - 14 Mar 2015
Depth of Field is summoned from the twilight in a cascade of simultaneous realities and chance encounters. The change of light over an hour is a...
22 Dec 2014, 29 Dec 2014, 5 Jan 2015, 12 Jan 2015
Come on down to the city's free weekly comedy hotspot, featuring the hottest young acts in Melbourne town. Special guests every week.
11 - 21 Mar 2015
Nothing to Lose, but your assumptions as Force Majeure continues its decade-long artistic study of the modern psyche. Fat is a powerful little word,...
21 - 25 Jan 2015, 28 Jan - 1 Feb 2015, 4 - 8 Feb 2015, 11 - 15 Feb 2015
Since its world premiere in 2010, more than three million people across 25 cities worldwide have been mesmerised by the intimacy and beauty of Totem,...
18 - 21 Mar 2015
Do You Speak Chinese? is a question many Australians are asked every day. Choreographer and dancer Victoria Chiu is a Melbourne girl. She doesn't...
21 Mar - 25 Apr 2015
Returning to Melbourne Theatre Company following his triumph in 'Red', Colin Friels commands the stage in Samuel Beckett's renowned black burlesque...
21 Mar 2015
The Inaugural Baany to Warrna Ngargee is a groundbreaking Indigenous music and cultural festival in the glorious Briars Park, Mt Martha, Mornington...
22 Mar 2015
From $20 - $60
Gippsland Opera proudly present Opera By The Lakes with Marina Prior. Held at Nyerimilang Heritage Park near Lakes Entrance, this is a performance...
23 Mar - 2 Apr 2015
One of the most-read and iconic children's books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience...
25 Mar - 19 Apr 2015
21 - 22 Mar 2015, 24 - 29 Mar 2015, 31 Mar - 5 Apr 2015
From $54 - $64
Inspired by the absinthe-drenched cabarets of late 19th century Europe, ABSINTHE is an adult-themed cocktail of circus, burlesque and vaudeville for...
8 Apr - 2 May 2015
At Malthouse Theatre, Meme Girls construct their identities in real time - and demand an audience. Experience the sort of post-gender,...
23 Apr - 17 May 2015
Straddling the International Date Line, Paradise was once a history-themed retreat providing the ultimate in glory-day getaways. Unfortunately, the...
Book your place in history and catch a show in this heritage-listed building housing the Athenaeum Theatre and the Last Laugh at the Comedy Club.
Championing cutting edge and contemporary theatre, every year La Mama stages more than 50 new works in two unique, iconic and intimate spaces.
Book tickets to see renowned theatre productions in the magnificently restored theatre that's been part of the Melbourne story since 1929.
The Capital is Bendigo's hub for performing arts, exhibitions, events and corporate functions. It is magnificently located in the charming arts and...
Encounter endless possibilities presented by an inspired program of contemporary theatre in a cherished building, plus refreshments pre and post-show.
See local and international performances and exhibitions at Melbourne's home of performing arts. Take a tour and browse the Sunday arts and craft market.
Listen to the best local and international performers at this outstanding, purpose-built recital hall in the heart of the Southbank arts precinct.
Curtsy before a grand old dame of Melbourne theatres with its magnificent façade, domed roofs and marble foyer, still hosting the hottest shows in town.
Built in 1928, The Butter Factory Theatre, Wodonga was formerly an operating dairy set amongst the bushland of Gateway Island on the banks of the...
Geelong Performing Arts Centre is a hub for live entertainment in the region, attracting some of the best performers from throughout Australia and...
Be entertained, challenged and enriched by the MTC's consistently excellent program of classic and contemporary Australian and international theatre.
Her Majesty's Theatre is one of Australia's most historic theatres, and one of the busiest performing arts centres in regional Victoria. It opened in...
From pinot on the Mornington Peninsula to sparkling in the Macedon Ranges, discover five distinct wine regions within an hour and a half of the city.
The heart of Victoria includes the wine regions of Bendigo, Heathcote, Goulburn Valley, Upper Goulburn and the Strathbogie Ranges.
Experience Gippsland's diverse wine region, boasting over 100 vineyards and more than 40 wineries, easily accessed from Melbourne.
Western Victoria has four distinct wine regions producing cool-climate wines that are a perfect match with locally made cheese.
The vineyards of north-east Victoria fall into five distinct regions Rutherglen, Beechworth, Glenrowan, King Valley and Alpine Valleys.
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