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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.

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Heart of St Kilda Concert

13 Aug 2014

St Kilda

From $99 - $99

The Heart of St Kilda Concert is on again. Melbourne's most anticipated night of fun, music and comedy supporting St Kilda's Sacred Heart...

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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...

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Show Boat

16 - 24 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Hammerstein and Kern's masterpiece, Show Boat marked a turning point in the development of the Broadway musical. With themes of racial prejudice and...

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Lowdown Hokum Orchestra and Burlesque Revue

16 Aug 2014

Docklands

Conceived by Doc White, the Lowdown Hokum Orchestra and Burlesque Revue marries hokum blues and jazz with burlesque to provide a unique night of...

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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.

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Macbeth

19 - 22 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Something wicked this way comes. The Scottish Play directed by James Evans descends upon Arts Centre Melbourne with pace, power and passion....

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Master Class

19 - 28 Aug 2014

Melbourne

From $30 - $38

Inspired by Maria Callas' 1971 visit to New York's Juilliard School of Music, Master Class is an insightful look into the life and art of opera's...

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Intimacy

Intimacy

13 - 16 Aug 2014, 20 - 23 Aug 2014

Southbank

From $25 - $25

As part of the 2014 Helium season, Torque Show present, Intimacy at the Malthouse Theatre. Michelle Ryan started dancing when she was four years old,...

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Spreads the seeds of love

Spread the Seeds of Love Tour 2014

21 Aug 2014

Box Hill

Through inspiring music, warm cultural dance and quicksilver Chinese martial arts movements the children of Africa at Amitofo Care Centre orphanages...

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Orphans

Orphans by Dennis Kelly

8 - 9 Aug 2014, 12 Aug 2014, 15 - 19 Aug 2014, 21 - 23 Aug 2014

Brunswick

Steam Productions proudly presents Dennis Kelly's award-winning play Orphans at the Mechanics Institute. Orphans tells the story of Helen and Liam, a...

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Spread the Seeds of Love Tour

Spread the Seeds of Love Tour

22 Aug 2014

Southbank

Through inspiring music, cultural dance and quicksilver Chinese martial arts movements, the children of Africa at Amitofo Care Centre orphanages have...

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The Sublime

Melbourne Theatre Company presents 'The Sublime'

22 Aug - 4 Oct 2014

Melbourne

At the Arts Centre and from award-winning actor and writer Brendan Cowell comes a brilliantly perceptive take on everything true Australians hold...

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Norma

Victorian Opera presents Norma

23 Aug 2014

Southbank

The celebrated role of Norma demands a voice of extraordinary power and is a rare and unmissable operatic experience. Now Victorian Opera shines the...

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Master Class by Terrence McNally

Master Class by Terrence McNally

19 - 24 Aug 2014, 26 - 28 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Inspired by Maria Callas' 1971 visit to New York's Juilliard School of Music, Master Class is an insightful look into the life and art of opera's...

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Society Variety

Society Variety

26 Aug 2014

Melbourne

From $20 - $20

Hammertime & Biggish Al present Society Variety for connoisseurs of comedy. Shaken, not stirred. Held on the last Tuesday of every month, Society...

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The Lion's Bride

26 - 30 Aug 2014

Northcote

The Lion's Bride is a heart-warming and quirky adaptation of the acclaimed and much loved poetry of Gwen Harwood. Punctuated with wit, humour and...

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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...

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Patyegarang

Patyegarang

28 - 30 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Patyegarang marks the first time that Bangarra has told a specific Sydney story. Expressed in the beauty of Artistic Director Stephen Page's...

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Impossible Occurances

Impossible Occurrences - Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show

8 Aug 2014, 15 Aug 2014, 22 Aug 2014, 29 Aug 2014

Melbourne

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...

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Flamenco

Flamenco Dance and Guitar Show

29 - 31 Aug 2014

Brunswick

From $25 - $80

Spain delivers a rare glimpse into the passionate art form that is flamenco; with its earthy gyspy roots, graceful poise, sophisticated rhythms, and...

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