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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.
The Burlesque Underground - Return to Neverland - Friday 21 August 2015, 6pm till late - Performing arts

The Burlesque Underground - Return to Neverland

21 Aug 2015, Speakeasy HQ
The Underground Presents a delightfully decadent evening of fantasy, fetish, and sexy fun.
Rouge - The Sexy Circus Cabaret - Friday 28 August 2015, 6pm to 8pm - Performing arts

Rouge - The Sexy Circus Cabaret

28 Aug 2015, Speakeasy HQ
See some of the most talented acrobats, circus artists, cabaret singers, dancers and burlesque artists that Australia has to offer at Speakeasy HQ.
CATS - Friday 18 December 2015 to Sunday 10 January 2016 - Performing arts


18 Dec 2015 - 10 Jan 2016, Regent Theatre
The acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Melbourne's Regent Theatre from December 18.
Miss Everheart Presents: Early Burly - Friday 31 July 2015, 6pm to 7pm - Performing arts

Miss Everheart Presents: Early Burly

31 Jul 2015, The Butterfly Club
Miss Everheart Presents: Early Burly is a comedy and variety show featuring burlesque, circus and cabaret artists.
La Petite Mort - Tuesday 22 September 2015 to Sunday 27 September 2015 - Performing arts

La Petite Mort

22 Sep 2015 - 27 Sep 2015, The Butterfly Club
Neo Radio presents La Petite Mort: rock, pop and rap re-imagined by sultry singers and a live jazz band.
The Platform at La Mama Collaboration  - Wednesday 12 August 2015 to Sunday 23 August 2015 - Performing arts

The Platform at La Mama Collaboration

12 Aug 2015 - 23 Aug 2015, La Mama Theatre
There are twenty-three shows in one night and you get to see six of them. Pick a dance card and let your night begin.
The Rest is Silence - Saturday 08 August 2015, 2pm to 2:30pm, 3pm to 3:30pm, 4pm to 4:30pm - Performing arts

The Rest is Silence

8 Aug 2015, Donor Tissue Bank of Victoria
Get a sneak peek into the real world of CSI and Silent Witness, in the homicide room, normally reserved for police and scientists.
Papillon - Thursday 10 December 2015 to Saturday 12 December 2015 - Performing arts


10 Dec 2015 - 12 Dec 2015, Wonderland Spiegeltent
From high-flying acrobats to saucy cigarette girls, step into the magical world of Papillon.
I Saw the Second One Hit - Thursday 03 September 2015 to Saturday 12 September 2015 - Performing arts

I Saw the Second One Hit

3 Sep 2015 - 12 Sep 2015, Malthouse Theatre
In this play, two girls born as the Twin Towers fell, reflect on the world in which we live today.
Bette: Your Life – The Bette Midler Tribute Performance - Saturday 25 July 2015 to Saturday 22 August 2015 - Performing arts

Bette: Your Life – The Bette Midler Tribute Performance

25 Jul 2015 - 22 Aug 2015, Speakeasy HQ
Iconic cabaret artist Belinda Hanne Reid presents a magical tribute matinee performance in honour of legendary singer and actor, Bette Midler.

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