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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.
Sinatra Style - Thursday 09 June 2016 to Friday 17 June 2016 - Performing arts

Sinatra Style

9 Jun 2016 - 17 Jun 2016, Speakeasy HQ
If you love the rat pack in all their glory, you'll love Sinatra Style, performed in a smoke-filled vaudeville theatre with a bar and tuxedos.
Late Night Swing Thing –  A Tuxedo Crooning Jazz Show - Thursday 26 May 2016 to Saturday 30 July 2016 - Performing arts

Late Night Swing Thing – A Tuxedo Crooning Jazz Show

26 May 2016 - 30 Jul 2016, Speakeasy HQ
Love the rat pack and late-night jazz lounges? Enjoy a late-night soul, jazz and blues set featuring Lady Fox, Matthew Hadgraft and Roy Maloy.
The Other Place - Friday 03 June 2016, 7pm to 8:30pm - Performing arts

The Other Place

3 Jun 2016, State Library of Victoria
A moving and original play by Christopher Bryant, based on the lives of two influential women of theatre – Betty Burstall and Buzz Goodbody.
Sufferance - Thursday 26 May 2016 to Saturday 04 June 2016 - Performing arts


26 May 2016 - 4 Jun 2016, Meat Market
Meat Market Melbourne and Periscope Theatre present the play Sufferance - if you can't create a baby, you can always re-create yourself.
Auto Bio Queen - Tuesday 26 July 2016 to Sunday 31 July 2016 - Performing arts

Auto Bio Queen

26 Jul 2016 - 31 Jul 2016, The Butterfly Club
A show based on the true story of Beni Lola, a girl who always knew she wanted to be a drag queen.
Speakeasy HQ Winter Vaudeville Cavalcade - Friday 27 May 2016 to Saturday 09 July 2016 - Performing arts

Speakeasy HQ Winter Vaudeville Cavalcade

27 May 2016 - 9 Jul 2016, Speakeasy HQ
Australia's only vaudeville theatre and bar, Speakeasy HQ presents 20 live acts, including circus, burlesque, sideshow, jazz and comedy.
The Beast - Thursday 25 August 2016 to Sunday 04 September 2016 - Performing arts

The Beast

25 Aug 2016 - 4 Sep 2016, Comedy Theatre
Murder! Lies! Cows! The Beast is an organic, free range, jet-black comedy that holds a hand-crafted chef's blade to the throat of modern Australia.
Fever Pitch – The Sexy, Sultry Peggy Lee Story - Sunday 08 May 2016 to Sunday 29 May 2016 - Performing arts

Fever Pitch – The Sexy, Sultry Peggy Lee Story

8 May 2016 - 29 May 2016, Speakeasy HQ
Critically acclaimed singer and dancer Camilla Cream presents a tribute to Peggy Lee, one of the 20th century's greatest singers and songwriters.
Oz Boy – The Peter Allen Story - Thursday 19 May 2016 to Sunday 26 June 2016 - Performing arts

Oz Boy – The Peter Allen Story

19 May 2016 - 26 Jun 2016, Speakeasy HQ
Presented by cabaret icon Matthew Hadgraft, Oz Boy is a stunning tribute to Peter Allen with song, piano and music.
Rouge - A Sexy Circus Cabaret - Friday 03 June 2016, 8:30pm to 10:30pm - Performing arts

Rouge - A Sexy Circus Cabaret

3 Jun 2016, Speakeasy HQ
Every dream you've ever had of every smoky, Parisian bar and cabaret all come together at Speakeasy HQ.

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