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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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THE LION KING

The Lion King

1 Apr - 1 Nov 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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The Weir

The Weir

14 Aug - 26 Sep 2015

Melbourne

Theatre's power as an arena for storytelling meets the great Irish tradition of the bar room tale in Conor McPherson's brilliant gem of a play about...

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The Last Laugh at The Comedy Club

15 Aug - 19 Dec 2015

Melbourne

Established in 1975 The Last Laugh Comedy Club (Melbourne) hosts many of the greatest comedians, from Dave Hughes to Mick Molloy, Peter Helliar to...

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Antigone

Antigone

21 Aug - 13 Sep 2015

Southbank

Antigone has always been a respected member of her community but in civil war all bets are off. She suddenly finds herself on the outside looking in....

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Activate 2015

Activate 2015

21 Aug - 5 Sep 2015

Bundoora

La Trobe Student Theatre and Film presents, Activate 2015, an exciting season of contemporary plays performed on campus. The season features four...

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Betrayal

Betrayal

26 Aug - 3 Oct 2015

Southbank

Emma is married to Robert. But for seven years, she has been having an affair with Jerry, Robert's best friend. Betrayal begins at the end of the...

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The Australian Ballet presents 20:21

The Australian Ballet presents 20:21

27 Aug - 5 Sep 2015

Southbank

From $169 - $169

The best of the 20th century, the freshest of the 21st: this electrifying triple bill showcases two giants of the New York dance scene and the...

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20:21

27 Aug - 5 Sep 2015

Southbank

Experience an electrifying night of three ballets celebrating the creative choreographic giants of the 20th century and the fresh visions of the...

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lore

lore

1 - 5 Sep 2015

Southbank

Deeply moving performances, incredible dancing and authentic storytelling are the trademarks of any Bangarra Dance Theatre season, and none more so...

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Fiona Scott–Norman presents The Needle and the Damage Done

1 - 6 Sep 2015

Melbourne

A joyous romp through a Top Ten of the worst records in the world. Ever. The Needle is part stand-up, part slide-show, part Ted Talk, part Listicle....

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Legends!

Legends!

2 - 20 Sep 2015

Melbourne

From $69.90 - $69.90

Welcome to the satirical and sentimental world of Legends! A funhouse of gossip, rivalry, reminiscence, longing, scandal and a sexy male stripper...

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All Ears – Kate McIntosh

3 - 6 Sep 2015

North Melbourne

From $20 - $30

New Zealand-born, Brussels-based artist Kate McIntosh creates an improvised laboratory for unusual recordings and acoustic experiments, using...

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Tender Napalm

Tender Napalm

3 Sep 2015

Carlton

Tender Napalm is a story about two lovers, locked in a universe of their own creation, battle for control of the story of their relationship, of...

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I Saw the Second One Hit

I Saw the Second One Hit

3 - 12 Sep 2015

Southbank

Fourteen years ago, two planes flew into two towers and, like Romulus and Remus millennia ago, ignited a battle over western civilisation. Was 9/11...

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Kings of Comedy

Kings of Comedy

4 - 5 Sep 2015

Melbourne

Kings of Comedy is a weekly comedy spectacular featuring some of Melbourne's newest comedy superstars. Kick on late into the night at the after...

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Theatresports™ 2015

Theatresports™ 2015

6 Sep 2015

Prahran

From $15 - $15

Theatresports™ 2015 - The comedy of champions: high stakes, high energy and highly entertaining. It is time to pick your team. Impro Melbourne...

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Once Upon a Bar-Stool

Once Upon a Bar-Stool

6 Sep 2015

Melbourne

From $30 - $30

Felix Nobis's play, Once Upon a Bar-Stool, has been acclaimed both in Australia and in Ireland where it was commissioned. Touted as the hit by Irish...

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Anything Goes

Anything Goes

8 Sep - 31 Oct 2015

Melbourne

From $79.90 - $79.90

Australia's hottest new creative team, Helpmann Award winning Dean Bryant and Andrew Hallsworth stage a brand new production of Cole Porter's...

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