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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.
Trash Dolls Live at Speakeasy HQ - Saturday 11 October 2014, 7pm to 11:30pm - Performing arts

Trash Dolls Live at Speakeasy HQ

11 Oct 2014, Speakeasy HQ
For one night only, see one of the most breathtaking and eye-popping performances by Trash Dolls.
The Dream - Thursday 18 September 2014 to Saturday 04 October 2014 - Performing arts

The Dream

18 Sep 2014 - 4 Oct 2014, Arts Centre Melbourne
Peter Evans' hilarious take on A Midsummer Night's Dream is a fast and furiously paced 90-minute performance from Bell Shakespeare.
Velvet Addiction - Wednesday 17 September 2014 to Sunday 05 October 2014 - Performing arts

Velvet Addiction

17 Sep 2014 - 5 Oct 2014, Club Voltaire
A comedy cabaret that compares the twelve stages of drug addiction to the addiction to performing.
La Cage Aux Folles - Friday 21 November 2014 to Sunday 07 December 2014 - Performing arts

La Cage Aux Folles

21 Nov 2014 - 7 Dec 2014, Playhouse
La Cage Aux Folles, the Tony Award-winning musical famous for 'I Am What I Am', stars Todd McKenney, Simon Burke, Rhonda Burchmore and Marg Downey.
The Listies Ruin Xmas - Wednesday 25 November 2015 to Sunday 13 December 2015 - Performing arts

The Listies Ruin Xmas

25 Nov 2015 - 13 Dec 2015, Malthouse Theatre
The Listies Ruin Xmas is a Frankenstein's monster of a holiday panto. Its mission? To make families laugh as much as possible in 55 minutes.
They Saw a Thylacine - Tuesday 15 September 2015 to Sunday 04 October 2015 - Performing arts

They Saw a Thylacine

15 Sep 2015 - 4 Oct 2015, Malthouse Theatre
For a thylacine tracker and a zoo keeper's daughter, they're on a quest not just to protect a threatened creature, but themselves as well.
Antigone - Friday 21 August 2015 to Sunday 13 September 2015 - Performing arts


21 Aug 2015 - 13 Sep 2015, Malthouse Theatre
This reinterpretation of Sophocles' timeless tragedy isn't afraid to get its hands dirty as it unearths the power of ritual in a shattered community.
A Social Service - Tuesday 11 August 2015 to Saturday 29 August 2015 - Performing arts

A Social Service

11 Aug 2015 - 29 Aug 2015, Malthouse Theatre
Featuring Nicola Gunn and David Woods, this smart performance sticks its nose into the gap between rich and poor, and smells something funny.
I Am a Miracle - Saturday 18 July 2015 to Sunday 09 August 2015 - Performing arts

I Am a Miracle

18 Jul 2015 - 9 Aug 2015, Malthouse Theatre
Set to a stirring choral score, this transcendent new play stretches from Melbourne to the Texas State Penitentiary.
Love and Information - Friday 12 June 2015 to Saturday 04 July 2015 - Performing arts

Love and Information

12 Jun 2015 - 4 Jul 2015, Malthouse Theatre
The latest hit from legendary dramatist Caryl Churchill creates an ingeniously recognisable portrait of the modern era.

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