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Theatre & shows

Melbourne offers a wealth of entertainment options. Catch a performance at one of Melbourne's many theatre venues – there are many great shows, musicals and plays to enjoy.
John Stanton Reads A Christmas Carol - Thursday 03 December 2015, 5:30pm to 6:45pm - Performing arts

John Stanton Reads A Christmas Carol

3 Dec 2015, Reader's Feast Bookstore
Enjoy a wonderful evening with acclaimed actor John Stanton reading Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
Shen Yun Performing Arts - Saturday 20 February 2016 to Wednesday 24 February 2016 - Performing arts

Shen Yun Performing Arts

20 Feb 2016 - 24 Feb 2016, State Theatre
Journey back and visit China's lost world and see for yourself why Shen Yun is leaving millions around the world in awe.
Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs - Tuesday 05 January 2016 to Thursday 07 January 2016 - Performing arts

Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs

5 Jan 2016 - 7 Jan 2016, Arts Centre Melbourne
Hot off the back of his best-selling memoir Not My Father’s Son, Scottish actor-singer-author Alan Cumming is making his debut in Melbourne.
Liza's Back (Is Broken) - Wednesday 20 January 2016 to Sunday 31 January 2016 - Performing arts

Liza's Back (Is Broken)

20 Jan 2016 - 31 Jan 2016, Arts Centre Melbourne
What would happen if Liza decided to perform all the great Broadway roles she never got to play?
Far Eastern Burlesque by Ladee Bombay - Friday 27 November 2015, 6pm to 8pm - Performing arts

Far Eastern Burlesque by Ladee Bombay

27 Nov 2015, Speakeasy HQ
One of the most sought-after burlesque artists in Australia today, Laydee Bombay takes to the stage with her iconic burlesque performance.
Maple & Vine - Wednesday 02 December 2015 to Saturday 05 December 2015 - Performing arts

Maple & Vine

2 Dec 2015 - 5 Dec 2015, Southbank Theatre, The Lawler
BottledSnail Productions is proud to present the Australian premiere of the sharply drawn, dark and provocative production 'Maple & Vine'.
After Work Blues and Happy Hour - Thursday 08 October 2015 to Thursday 17 December 2015 - Performing arts

After Work Blues and Happy Hour

8 Oct 2015 - 17 Dec 2015, Speakeasy HQ
Soul heavyweight singer Maloy presents a sturdy line up of soul and classic blues during after work happy hour.
Oz Boy – The Peter Allen Life Story - Friday 11 December 2015, 6pm to 8pm - Performing arts

Oz Boy – The Peter Allen Life Story

11 Dec 2015, Speakeasy HQ
A stunning tribute to Peter Allen by the Prince of Cabaret, Matthew Hadgraft.
Lady Fox – Harlem Soul - Saturday 28 November 2015 to Friday 18 December 2015 - Performing arts

Lady Fox – Harlem Soul

28 Nov 2015 - 18 Dec 2015, The Apollo Theatre
Soul singer and blues icon Lady Fox presents a stunning collection of songs from the golden era of Harlem Soul.
Ladies in Black - Saturday 16 January 2016 to Saturday 27 February 2016 - Performing arts

Ladies in Black

16 Jan 2016 - 27 Feb 2016, Southbank Theatre, The Sumner
The masterminds behind North by Northwest, Simon Phillips and Carolyn Burns, return to MTC for a new Australian musical featuring music by Tim Finn.

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