Her Majesty's Theatre, Ballarat, Goldfields, Victoria, Australia
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Enter a whole new world even before the show even starts in any of Victoria's historic and unique theatres. Offering the full spectrum of grand, heritage-listed art deco masterpieces alongside hole-in-the-wall theatres and modern performance spaces, seeing a show is only half the experience.

City stories
Theatrical experiences in Melbourne range from boundary-pushing contemporary installations to buildings draped in history. Visual and performing arts collide at fortyfivedownstairs, a combined theatre and gallery dedicated to experimental contemporary works. For a more classic approach, visit the National Theatre, Australia's oldest performing arts academy.

Near and far
Outside the city limits, history and culture combine to present theatre-goers with once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Transport yourself back to the height of 19th century art at Her Majesty's Theatre in nearby Ballarat. The oldest continuously-operated purpose-built theatre in Australia, this 900+ seat venue is amongst the busiest in all of regional Victoria.

Melbourne theatres

Home of the 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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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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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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They Will Have Their Way Concert, Palais, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Carbie Warbie

Palais Theatre

This historic auditorium on St Kilda's esplanade boasts veteran as well as up-and-coming folk, country and indie stars including Feist and M Ward.

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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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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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fortyfivedownstairs

fortyfivedownstairs

Head downstairs for independent, experimental and thought-provoking visual art, theatre and live music at this not-for-profit theatre and gallery space.

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Regional theatres

Her Majesty's Theatre

Her Majesty's Theatre

Her Majesty's Theatre is one of Australia's most historic theatres, and one of the busiest performing arts centres in regional Victoria. It opened in...

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Geelong Performing Arts Centre

Geelong Performing Arts Centre

Geelong Performing Arts Centre is a hub for live entertainment in the region, attracting some of the best performers from throughout Australia and...

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The Capital Venues

The Capital - Bendigo's Performing Arts Centre

The Capital is Bendigo's hub for performing arts, exhibitions, events and corporate functions. It is magnificently located in the charming arts and...

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Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery

Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery

Red Rock Regional Theatre and Gallery is a not for profit organisation based in a former church, in the small regional community of Cororooke in...

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