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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.
Medea - Tuesday 28 July 2015 to Friday 31 July 2015 - Performing arts


28 Jul 2015 - 31 Jul 2015, The University of Melbourne
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned in Euripides' powerful tale of passion and revenge.
Courthouse Hotel presents Winterfest 2015 - Thursday 02 July 2015 to Saturday 04 July 2015 - Performing arts

Courthouse Hotel presents Winterfest 2015

2 Jul 2015 - 4 Jul 2015, Courthouse Hotel
For the first time ever, the Courthouse Hotel will be playing host to over 50 artists from different background in three nights of comedy.
Hitchcock's Birds - Wednesday 22 July 2015 to Sunday 26 July 2015 - Performing arts

Hitchcock's Birds

22 Jul 2015 - 26 Jul 2015, The Butterfly Club
An intimate cabaret based on Alfred Hitchcock's leading ladies – verbatim stories, anecdotes and interviews about working with the master of suspense.
Swipe Right – A Sketch Comedy - Wednesday 15 July 2015 to Sunday 19 July 2015 - Performing arts

Swipe Right – A Sketch Comedy

15 Jul 2015 - 19 Jul 2015, The Butterfly Club
Swipe Right is a sketch comedy that follows some weird, wonderful and downright wacky characters on the age-old journey to finding love online.
Glass Tears Cabaret at Noir AD - Saturday 04 July 2015 to Saturday 18 July 2015 - Performing arts

Glass Tears Cabaret at Noir AD

4 Jul 2015 - 18 Jul 2015, The Bodega
Dark cabaret, burlesque and theatre hosted at Noir AD, a Goth/Alternative dance club.
Tease and Tassels by Burlesque Nation  - Friday 05 June 2015 to Saturday 19 December 2015 - Performing arts

Tease and Tassels by Burlesque Nation

5 Jun 2015 - 19 Dec 2015, Speakeasy HQ and The Blind Tiger
Burlesque Nation showcases some of the finest burlesque performers in the world at Australia's only vaudeville theatre and bar.
The Insomnia Project - Wednesday 29 July 2015 to Sunday 09 August 2015 - Performing arts

The Insomnia Project

29 Jul 2015 - 9 Aug 2015, La Mama Courthouse
The Insomnia Project is an innovative, multimedia piece that aims to expose the harsh, and hilarious, truths about suffering from this disorder.
Melbourne Magic Show – Impossible Occurrences - Friday 03 July 2015 to Friday 30 October 2015 - Performing arts

Melbourne Magic Show – Impossible Occurrences

3 Jul 2015 - 30 Oct 2015, Marriott Hotel Melbourne
In Impossible Occurrences, award-winning magician Luke Hocking intrigues and amazes with astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind reading.
Songs for the Fallen - Tuesday 29 September 2015 to Saturday 03 October 2015 - Performing arts

Songs for the Fallen

29 Sep 2015 - 3 Oct 2015, Arts Centre Melbourne
Songs for the Fallen depicts the wild and unforgettable final birthday party of infamous French identity, Marie Duplessis.
Everybody's Talkin' 'bout me – Tim Freedman as Harry Nilsson - Friday 31 July 2015 to Saturday 01 August 2015 - Performing arts

Everybody's Talkin' 'bout me – Tim Freedman as Harry Nilsson

31 Jul 2015 - 1 Aug 2015, Arts Centre Melbourne
Tim Freedman inhabits the skin of legendary hard-living American recording artist Harry Nilsson in Everybody’s Talkin’ ‘bout me.

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