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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.

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Strictly Ballroom The Musical

Strictly Ballroom The Musical

20 Jan - 26 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $55 - $55

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.

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THE LION KING

The Lion King

1 Apr - 4 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Follow Simba's epic journey to fulfil his destiny as King of the Pridelands in this acclaimed production with stunning effects and unforgettable music.

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Miss Fisher Exhibition

Miss Fisher Exhibition

1 May - 30 Sep 2015

Elsternwick

Step into Rippon Lea and enter the opulent 1920s world of the Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher and her crime fighting associates. Based on the novels of...

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Impossible Occurances

Impossible Occurrences - Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show

26 May - 30 Oct 2015

Melbourne

From $35 - $39.95

Witness Impossible Occurrences, one of Melbourne's most exclusive magic show at The Marriott Hotel. If you are Melbourne local or visitor this a must...

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Birdland

Birdland

6 Jun - 11 Jul 2015

Southbank

From the mercilessly cool pen of Olivier Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens comes Birdland, a slyly witty character study of an imploding rock...

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Circus Oz 2015: But Wait...There's More - RETURN SEASON

Circus Oz 2015: But Wait...There's More

17 Jun - 12 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $22 - $22

Circus Oz rockets back under the Big Top this June and July with the red-hot return season of But Wait. . . There's More. After standing ovations...

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Circus Oz 2015: But Wait…There’s More RETURN SEASON

Circus Oz 2015 – But Wait...There’s More

17 Jun - 12 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Circus Oz rockets back under the Big Top this June and July with the red-hot return season of But Wait. . . There's More. After standing ovations...

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The Merry Widow From Bluegum Creek

3 - 11 Jul 2015

Warrandyte

From $10 - $30

Based on the original operetta Merry Widow by Franz Lehar, and featuring an identical score, the Bluegum Widow has a distinctly Australian flavour....

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Saltwater

Saltwater

7 - 12 Jul 2015

St Kilda South

Saltwater invites you into an evening of storytelling, conversations and food. In a quick turnaround, Jamie finds herself married and migrated. To...

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Carnival of Rustic Dreams

Carnival of Rustic Dreams

7 - 11 Jul 2015

Northcote

From $10 - $65

As part of the Melbourne Magic Festival, this bizarre, threadbare traveling show that unfolds mysteriously right before your very eyes, luring you...

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Melbourne Puppetry Festival

Melbourne Puppetry Festival

7 - 12 Jul 2015

Carlton

This winter holidays, come along to the Melbourne Puppetry Festival at La Mama, featuring a day program of children’s works and a night program aimed...

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Shake

8 - 12 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $25 - $32

Shake is the much anticipated debut solo show written and performed by award-winning Australian burlesque artist Becky Lou. Her sumptuous figure,...

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The Barber of Seville

The Barber of Seville

10 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Rossini's hilarious Barber of Seville remains one of the most popular and entertaining of the operas. Considered the most popular comic opera of all...

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A Nightmare On Dance Street

11 Jul 2015

St Kilda

From the people that brought you last year's sold out smash hit, Once Upon A Time: A Fairy Tale Fusion of Dance, prepare to be thrilled, chilled and...

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Letters Home

Letters Home

8 Jul 2015, 11 - 12 Jul 2015

St Kilda South

Unflinchingly honest, Letters Home is a new autobiographical show from Renegade Productions' Joe Lui. Director, writer and designer Joe Lui is well...

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West Side Story

West Side Story

11 - 19 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Inspired by Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, West Side Story is set on New York's Upper West Side in the mid-1950s where racial and social tensions...

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Hamlet

Hamlet

14 - 25 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Welcome to Elsinore, a place threatened by secret tyranny where no one is safe from prying eyes and eavesdropping. All are under constant...

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The 27 Club

14 - 19 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $25 - $32

From the creators of the critically acclaimed warehouse production of Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind comes The 27 Club, an ode to the musicians who...

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The Laudanum Project presents The Grand Guignol Automaton

15 - 16 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $34.90 - $34.90

Somebody once said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Of course this is true, providing that the scrutinising eye sees what is actually...

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The Laudanum Project

The Grand Guignol Automaton

15 - 16 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Melbourne's very own poets of putrescence are back to unleash their most nightmarish work thus far - The Grand Guignol Automaton. From out of their...

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