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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.
Away - Wednesday 03 May 2017 to Sunday 28 May 2017 - Performing arts


3 May 2017 - 28 May 2017, Malthouse Theatre
Malthouse Theatre's Artistic Director Matthew Lutton unleashes the intimacy of Michael Gow's epic tale of family, darkness and hope.
Mandate Cabaret - Wednesday 22 February 2017 to Saturday 23 December 2017 - Performing arts

Mandate Cabaret

22 Feb 2017 - 23 Dec 2017, Inflation
Mandate male revue offers a spectacular interactive cabaret stage show, hosted by MC Pantha.
Lumourous: Stand-Up by Darien Brown  - Wednesday 12 April 2017 to Saturday 15 April 2017 - Performing arts

Lumourous: Stand-Up by Darien Brown

12 Apr 2017 - 15 Apr 2017, Speakeasy HQ
With Asperger's Syndrome and three comedy festivals under his belt, Darien Brown is back in Melbourne for another hilarious year!
Comedy Hypnosis! Entranced - Wednesday 29 March 2017 to Sunday 23 April 2017 - Performing arts

Comedy Hypnosis! Entranced

29 Mar 2017 - 23 Apr 2017, Athenaeum Theatre 2
Isaac Lomman is bringing his sold-out Adelaide Fringe Festival Show, Comedy Hypnosis! Entranced back to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Sir Coco Yeah - Thursday 30 March 2017 to Saturday 22 April 2017 - Performing arts

Sir Coco Yeah

30 Mar 2017 - 22 Apr 2017, Speakeasy HQ
Sir Coco is a fresh new Melbourne duo becoming known for their unique style of acrobatic weirdness and joyful audience interaction.
Sex Bomb - Marilyn - Sunday 19 February 2017 to Thursday 27 April 2017 - Performing arts

Sex Bomb - Marilyn

19 Feb 2017 - 27 Apr 2017, Speakeasy HQ
American singer, cabaret sensation and acclaimed circus artist Caitlyn Larsson presents her stunning live show.
Mystery Radio Theatre - Tuesday 09 May 2017 to Sunday 14 May 2017 - Performing arts

Mystery Radio Theatre

9 May 2017 - 14 May 2017, The Butterfly Club
Mystery Radio Theatre is a unique live experience: three different comedy/murder mysteries performed in the style of old-time radio theatre.
Alice Tovey: Mansplaining - Monday 10 April 2017 to Sunday 16 April 2017 - Performing arts

Alice Tovey: Mansplaining

10 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017, The Butterfly Club
How do women survive in a man’s world? During the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, allow Alice and Ned to mansplain.
Brian Greene: A Time Traveller’s Tale  - Friday 31 March 2017, 7pm to 8:30pm - Performing arts

Brian Greene: A Time Traveller’s Tale

31 Mar 2017, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Physics superstar and master storyteller Dr Brian Greene heads an evening of inter-dimensional exploration and travel through space-time.
Catlovers: Sex $ells? - Friday 21 April 2017 to Saturday 22 April 2017 - Performing arts

Catlovers: Sex $ells?

21 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017, Speakeasy HQ
During the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Catlovers Lily Starr and Alex Reynolds are ready to hit the stage to figure out if sex sells.

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