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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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Boys' Day

Boys' Day

6 Jun 2015

Southbank

Boys, get ready to jump, bend, leap and follow in the early steps of male ballet legends like Kevin Jackson and Chengwu Guo. In this boys-only class,...

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Australian Burlesque Festival

Australian Burlesque Festival

11 - 14 Jun 2015

Docklands

From $45 - $45

Celebrating its sixth year, the wildly popular Australian Burlesque Festival will once again be touring Australia nationally kicking off with a...

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Love and Information

Love and Information

12 Jun - 4 Jul 2015

Southbank

Love and Information / are profoundly human needs. With the inventiveness and currency of her signature works Top Girls and Cloud Nine, the latest...

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The Rocky Horror Show

The Rocky Horror Show

12 Jun - 5 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $59.90 - $59.90

On the way to visit an old college professor, two clean cut kids, Brad Majors and his fiancée Janet Weiss, run into tyre trouble and seek help at the...

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Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

17 Jun 2015

Ballarat central

From $80 - $80

Basil, Sybil and Manuel continue globetrotting exploits this year, popping up in over 20 countries. In June this great experience will be stopping...

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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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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 Showcase 2015 - LAST ORDERS!

Circus Showcase 2015 - LAST ORDERS!

11 - 13 Jun 2015, 17 - 20 Jun 2015

Prahran

From $33 - $33

Escape to a 1930's Parisian café with this slick and intimate show served with breathtaking circus skills and madcap antics. Last Orders! is a...

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Suade

Melbourne Cabaret Festival

18 - 28 Jun 2015

Prahran

Life is a cabaret festival. Live it up with jazz hands and tapping toes at some of the thirty hand-picked shows at six of Melbourne's cabaret venues.

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The Australian Ballet presents Cinderella

Cinderella

19 - 27 Jun 2015

Southbank

From $169 - $169

Witty, vibrant, glamorous and romantic, Alexei Ratmansky's Cinderella will sweep you off your feet.

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The St Petersburg Ballet present Swan Lake

The St Petersburg Ballet present Swan Lake

20 - 22 Jun 2015

Southbank

Hailed from London to Paris, the internationally acclaimed St Petersburg Ballet will arrive in Melbourne in June 2015 to present their full-length...

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A Nightmare On Dance Street

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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The Australian Ballet presents The Dancers Company Dandenong

The Australian Ballet presents The Dancers Company Dandenong

17 - 18 Jul 2015

Dandenong

Discover the beauty of ballet in Dandenong this July. Experience world-class ballet live on stage this Winter with The Dancers Company, The...

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Death and the Maiden

Death and the Maiden

18 Jul - 22 Aug 2015

Southbank

Some plays maintain their relevance because some evils never go away. Ariel Dorfman's stunning world-wide hit Death and the Maiden is one such work....

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I Am a Miracle

I Am a Miracle

18 Jul - 9 Aug 2015

Southbank

I Am a Miracle, because I ain't left yet, it must be a miracle. Marvin Lee Wilson was convicted of murder in 1994. Lawyers said his IQ of 61 meant he...

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Resonance Music Sereis

Resonance Music Series

19 Jul 2015

Black Rock

The Dame Nellie Melba Opera Trust carries forward Dame Nellie Melba's vision by supporting the development of young Australian opera singers with...

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An Afternoon of Opera Bayside - Resonance Music Series

Resonance Music Series - Dame Nellie Melba Opera Trust - An Afternoon of Opera Bayside

19 Jul 2015

Black Rock

The Dame Nellie Melba Opera Trust carries forward Dame Nellie Melba's vision by supporting the development of young Australian opera singers with...

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Eddie Perfect at Five Boroughs Comedy

Portland Hotel Comedy

7 May 2015, 14 May 2015, 21 May 2015, 28 May 2015

Melbourne

From $12 - $12

Melbourne's best quality night of comedy is here at the Portland Hotel where some of the biggest names in Australian comedy come to play and...

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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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