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Theatre & musicals

Dozens of theatrical productions are staged each week in Melbourne, ranging from mainstream musicals to experimental works. Catch a blockbuster at the beautifully restored Princess and Her Majesty's theatres or head down to the Arts Centre and Malthouse to catch quality local productions.

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Theatres & companies

The Arts Centre at Night

Arts Centre Melbourne

See local and international performances and exhibitions at Melbourne's home of performing arts. Take a tour and browse the Sunday arts and craft market.

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Melbourne Collins St

Australian Shakespeare Company

Be at one with the bard under the stars in the Royal Botanic Gardens or under bright theatre lights with contemporary adaptations of Shakespeare's works.

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Her Majesty's Thetare

Her Majesty's Theatre

Her Majesty's Theatre; The Maj is Melbourne's home to the world's greatest stage shows. Her Majesty's Theatre is a heritage listed lyric theatre that...

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Princess Theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Princess Theatre

Curtsy before a grand old dame of Melbourne theatres with its magnificent façade, domed roofs and marble foyer, still hosting the hottest shows in town.

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La Mama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

La Mama

Championing cutting edge and contemporary theatre, every year La Mama stages more than 50 new works in two unique, iconic and intimate spaces.

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Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Comedy Theatre

Catch local and touring theatre, comedy and musicals at this elegant theatre on Exhibition Street that has been drawing crowds and laughs since 1928.

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Melbourne Theatre Company

Melbourne Theatre Company

Be entertained, challenged and enriched by the MTC's consistently excellent program of classic and contemporary Australian and international theatre.

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National Theatre

National Theatre

Catch local and international music, dance and theatre performances or enrol at Australia's oldest performing arts schools at this historic theatre.

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Malthouse Theatre

Malthouse Theatre

Encounter endless possibilities presented by an inspired program of contemporary theatre in a cherished building, plus refreshments pre and post-show.

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Regent Theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Regent Theatre

Book tickets to see renowned theatre productions in the magnificently restored theatre that's been part of the Melbourne story since 1929.

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Butterfly Club, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

The Butterfly Club

Celebrate all that's camp with cabaret, stand-up comedy, musical theatre and even burlesque, accompanied by cocktails in the kitsch-crammed parlour.

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Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Roberto Seba

Athenaeum Theatre

Book your place in history and catch a show in this heritage-listed building housing the Athenaeum Theatre and the Last Laugh at the Comedy Club.

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