Princess Theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Regent Theatre interior, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Show map

Theatre & performing arts

Be moved, amused and enlightened by plays, dance works, comedy shows and cabaret performances all year long. Home to world-renowned theatres and dance companies as well as one of the largest comedy festivals in the world, Melbourne boasts a never-ending line-up of inspiring shows. Laugh it up at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, see ground-breaking plays at La Mama and Southbank's Malthouse Theatre, or catch the cream of the crop at the Melbourne Festival in November.

Highlights

Showing 1 - 10 of 83 results

Jemma Rix as Elphaba and Lucy Durack as Glinda

Wicked

7 May - 7 Sep 2014

Melbourne

See the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good work their magic and find out what happened in the Land of Oz before Dorothy and Toto dropped in.

Read more | Show on map

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

4 Jul - 21 Sep 2014

Melbourne

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.

Read more | Show on map

The Two Character Play by Tennessee Williams

The Two Character by Tennessee Williams

13 Aug - 7 Sep 2014

Northcote

From $16 - $30

Tennessee Williams described "The Two Character Play" as My most beautiful play since Streetcar. Clare and Felice are sibling actor/managers on tour...

Read more | Show on map

Generic Image

A Lie of the Mind by Sam Shepard

14 Aug - 13 Sep 2014

Melbourne

Melbourne's newest performance warehouse, The Grange, will be transformed into America's West to host Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind, directed by...

Read more | Show on map

The Effect

The Effect

16 Aug - 27 Sep 2014

Southbank

Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC) presents Lucy Prebble's provocative, award-winning new play about the nature of happiness in our overly medicated age.

Read more | Show on map

The Sublime

Melbourne Theatre Company presents 'The Sublime'

22 Aug - 4 Oct 2014

Melbourne

From award winning actor and writer Brendan Cowell (The Slap, Love My Way) comes a visceral examination of sex, power and footy. The Sublime is fresh...

Read more | Show on map

Ballet

The Australian Ballet Presents La Bayadère

28 Aug - 6 Sep 2014

Southbank

La Bayadère has it all: one moment it's a heady mix of temple dancers, angry gods and scheming villains; the next it's snow-white tutus and luminous...

Read more | Show on map

Robyn Hendricks in La Bayadere

The Australian Ballet presents La Bayadère

28 Aug - 6 Sep 2014

Melbourne

From $39 - $39

Fall in love with the spectacular world of La Bayadère. In this epic story of forbidden passion, a beautiful temple dancer and a heroic warrior fight...

Read more | Show on map

carer

The Carer

2 - 6 Sep 2014

Southbank

To celebrate his 80th birthday, playwright, actor and MTC alumnus Alan Hopgood performs his popular one-man play The Carer. The play was first toured...

Read more | Show on map

The Carer

The Carer

2 - 6 Sep 2014

Southbank

Celebrating his 80th birthday and 60 years in show business, Alan Hopgood performs The Carer at the Southbank Theatre. The Carer, the one-man play...

Read more | Show on map

Offers

Laugh Along

Theatres

Hidden laneways


Melbourne

Top