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 Anno Zombie by Bridgette Burton Anno Zombie by Bridgette Burton
When: 30th of January 2017
The year is now and the situation is desperate. Fairly desperate. The zombie apocalypse has finally come and it’s a lot more boring than anyone predicted. Not only is there nothing to do except nickname the dead people and listen to Prince, but you have literally no choice over w Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Fortyfive Downstairs


 Born Yesterday Born Yesterday
When: 14th of January 2017 To 25th of February 2017
This glorious classic of the American stage begins with junkyard tycoon Harry Brock settling into a swank Washington hotel suite ready to grease the palms of crooked US Senators. But how can he win over Congress if his girlfriend, Billie, is always bringing down the tone? Ent Read more..

Online | View Profile | Southbank | Southbank Theatre


 Carmen Carmen
When: 4th of May 2017 To 26th of May 2017
Opera Australia Carmen The ultimate femme fatale is here to stamp her feet, toss her hair and dance. Will she love Don José? Maybe. Will you fall for her sultry Habañera? Definitely. In the heat, dust and danger of the city, fiery Carmen sings her siren song. With each seduc Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | State Theatre


 CROSSFADE CROSSFADE
Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday
CROSSFADE presents as a collaborative exploration into dress ups, gender, transgression, the roles we assume and those thrust upon us. A performance from which layered vocabularies of movement emerge, underpinning a rich visual narrative that will transform the Melba Spiegeltent Read more..

Online | View Profile | Collingwood | The Melba Spiegeltent


 Diary of a Wombat Diary of a Wombat
When: 26th of July 2017
Come in your Pyjamas and Meet Mothball, the naughtiest wombat in Australia. Bored with her daily routine, Mothball goes in search of shelter and food, creating chaos in the lives of the humans around her. Doormats, bins and washing lines are no match for this mischievous marsu Read more..

Online | View Profile | Warrnambool | Lighthouse Theatre


 Disney’s Aladdin – The Musical Disney’s Aladdin – The Musical
When: 26th of April 2017 To 18th of June 2017
Performance dates: From 26 April 2017 “ALADDIN is the must-see show of the year and “Broadway’s biggest new hit!” (Entertainment Weekly) From the producer of The Lion King, the beloved story of Aladdin comes to thrilling theatrical life in this bold new musical. The New York Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Her Majesty's Theatre


 Dolly Di*mond's Bl*nkety Bl*nks! Dolly Di*mond's Bl*nkety Bl*nks!
When: 20th of January 2017 To 28th of January 2017
Everyone’s favourite game show hostess, Dolly Diamond presents a return of the top-rating television hit classic for Midsumma 2017. Each night six famous faces - much-loved celebrities alongside treasured members of Australia’s LGBTI community - help audience contestants win Read more..

Online | View Profile | Prahran | Chapel Off Chapel


 Finucane & Smith’s Glory Box: Lucky 13 Finucane & Smith’s Glory Box: Lucky 13
When: 24th of January 2017 To 29th of January 2017
Arts Centre Melbourne presents Finucane & Smith’s Glory Box: Lucky 13 A Melbourne institution comes home for Midsumma to roll the dice once more Dice-rolling divas, ace-in-the-hole aerialists, poker-faced Prima donnas and backroom ballerinas take to the Arts Centre Melbourne Read more..

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 Justin Teliqure: The King of Queens Justin Teliqure: The King of Queens
Every 4th Saturday
Who is this mystery wrapped in an enigma and stuffed inside a riddle like some sexy dancing turducken? Step into the world of Justin Teliqure, Melbourne’s hottest drag king and be wowed by his hip hop sex appeal and cheeky charm. He’s fresh off the stages of Melbourne' Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club


 Kinky Boots Kinky Boots
When: 23rd of October 2016 To 26th of February 2017
KINKY BOOTS, Broadway and the West End’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit premières in Melbourne this October. Featuring 16 Grammy® and Tony® winning songs by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration tells the story of unlikely friendship, compassion, and triumph. Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Her Majesty's Theatre


 KOOZA | Cirque Du Soleil KOOZA | Cirque Du Soleil
When: 20th of January 2017 To 26th of March 2017
Cirque du Soleil is delighted to announce the return of its trademark blue-and-yellow big top to Melbourne with an all-new production, KOOZA. A sparkling, colourful homage to the traditions of circus, KOOZA will open on Friday, January 20 2017 for a limited engagement at Flem Read more..

Online | View Profile | Flemington | Flemington Racecourse


 L'amante anglaise L'amante anglaise
When: 7th of February 2017 To 19th of February 2017
After three sellout seasons, Marguerite Duras' chilling story of a brutal murder in small town France returns to the stage. A brutal murder is committed in a small town in France. The dismembered corpse is dropped from a railway viaduct onto passing trains below… All except th Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Fortyfive Downstairs


 Ladies in Black Ladies in Black
When: 25th of February 2017
Marriner Group is delighted to bring you the “best new musical since Priscilla went global”! Following its spectacular sell-out debut, and winning the prestigious “Best New Australian Work” Helpmann Award, LADIES IN BLACK is coming to the Regent Theatre next February for a str Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Regent Theatre


 Lifetime Guarantee Lifetime Guarantee
When: 9th of February 2017 To 26th of February 2017
Theatre Works presents Lifetime Guarantee Charles is a Millennial who wants to have kids, live in Spring Street speculation ‘The Dream’, and for his lover Dan to hold his hand in public. Jodie is Charles’ assistant. She’s new in town. She can’t control her own human instincts Read more..

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 Little Emperors 小皇帝 Little Emperors 小皇帝
When: 9th of February 2017 To 26th of February 2017
LITTLE EMPERORS 小皇帝 9 – 26 FEBRUARY 2017 ‘Little Emperor Syndrome’ is a term used to describe the behavioral time-bomb created
 by China’s One Child Policy. Introduced in the aftermath of the Cultural Revolution as a way 
of curbing populati Read more..

Online | View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre


 Lord of the Flies Lord of the Flies
When: 5th of April 2017 To 9th of April 2017
Arts Centre Melbourne and Bank of Melbourne present in partnership with Matthew Bourne's New Adventures & Re:Bourne Lord of the Flies An Australian premiere exclusive to Melbourne. William Golding’s classic novel, Lord of the Flies has been transformed into a chilling, beaut Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | State Theatre


 Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival
When: 16th of January 2017 To 28th of January 2017
The debut of the Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival is set to hit Melbourne 6-28 January with a classic line-up of well-loved family musical favourites timeless adult productions and new Australian shows. The Festival will be presented at the Athenaeum Theatre one of the city Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Athenaeum Theatre


 MenXclusive | Tour Du Monde MenXclusive | Tour Du Monde
Every Saturday
MenXclusive present their brand new show Tour Du Monde, the sexiest journey around the world! This is a night of pure pleasure with the hot new male cabaret show “Tour Du Monde” by MenXclusive! You can now experience the difference with Melbourne hens night. The hottest all ma Read more..

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 My Fair Lady My Fair Lady
When: 11th of May 2017
Ground-breaking, glorious and grand... Celebrating the beloved original, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady comes to the Regent Theatre in May 2017 under the direction of Julie Andrews. In the show’s 60th anniversary year, Opera Australia and John Frost join forces to honour t Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Regent Theatre


 Panti: High Heels in Low Places Panti: High Heels in Low Places
When: 2nd of February 2017 To 4th of February 2017
Arts Centre Melbourne in association with THISISPOPBABY present Panti: High Heels in Low Places The Queen of Ireland, drag artist Panti Bliss, invites you into her gender-discombobulating, stiletto-shaped world, exposing the stories behind the make-up – from performance giant t Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Fairfax Studio


 Peter Pan: A Croc-Rock Pantomime Peter Pan: A Croc-Rock Pantomime
When: 16th of January 2017 To 28th of January 2017
For the “Forever Young at Heart”, the inaugural Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival is proud to present Peter Pan: A Croc Rock Musical as part of its family entertainment theatre line-up at the Athenaeum Theatre 16-28 January. A vibrant new production of J.M.Barrie’s classic t Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Athenaeum Theatre


 Pip Utton – Australia Tour 2017 – Theatre Works Pip Utton – Australia Tour 2017 – Theatre Works
When: 1st of February 2017 To 5th of February 2017
Award-winning solo performer Pip Utton tours three of his most acclaimed pieces of political theatre in his debut Australia tour with Imagination Workshop. All three of these performances, Playing Maggie, Adolf and Churchill, demonstrate live theatre at its best. They are bot Read more..

Online | View Profile | St Kilda | Theatre Works


 Princes of the Night Princes of the Night
Every Saturday
Live Saturday Night's @ Crown Melbourne Princes of the Night is a heart-stopping, ab-popping, full-length stage production with an outrageously good looking cast of professional dancers, singers and acrobats. The show is a high octane blend of contemporary music and dance. Read more..

Online | View Profile | Southbank | Level 3 Night Clubs At Crown


 Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein
When: 6th of January 2017 To 28th of January 2017
The inaugural Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival 6-28 January is proud to present the Australian professional premiere of Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein as its flagship festival production at the Athenaeum Theatre. This stunning collection of classic c Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Athenaeum Theatre


 Suburban Gothic Suburban Gothic
When: 24th of January 2017 To 29th of January 2017
It's Australia Day, January 2017, and Australia is going to Hell... Neo-Nazis in Coburg. Refugees setting themselves on fire. Kyle Sandilands still using a microphone. These are unsettling times... From the multi Green Room Award-winning minds that spawned The Beautiful Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club


 The 27 Club The 27 Club
When: 7th of February 2017 To 12th of February 2017
'You know you got it if it makes you feel good.' The 27 Club, an ode to the musicians who burned too bright and left our world too soon. Featuring rousing and haunting arrangements of the great songs of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Amy Winehouse, Jim Morrison and Kurt Cobain. Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club


 The Adventures of Peter Pan and Tinker Bell The Adventures of Peter Pan and Tinker Bell
When: 21st of July 2017 To 30th of July 2017
Next winter you will be flying high as Bonnie Lythgoe Productions, Australia’s biggest family musical panto producer stages one of the most magical musical pantos of them all “The Adventures of Peter Pan and Tinker Bell’. This magical story will feature top Australian performe Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Comedy Theatre


 The Adventures of Yoni 1 & Yoni 2 The Adventures of Yoni 1 & Yoni 2
When: 31st of January 2017 To 5th of February 2017
Melbourne has long been home to a proud tradition of hard-hitting queer theatre that champions the plight of the LGBTIQ+ community. In a climate where we are currently having a national debate about whether to have a national debate, acclaimed queer playwright Zoe Brinnand has de Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club


 The Book of Mormon The Book of Mormon
When: 18th of January 2017 To 16th of April 2017
THE BOOK OF MORMON will begin performances at Melbourne's Princess Theatre from January 2017! From “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez, it’s THE BOOK OF MORMON, winner of nine Tony Awards® including Best Musical. THE BOOK O Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Princess Theatre


 The Encounter The Encounter
When: 2nd of February 2017 To 10th of February 2017
THE ENCOUNTER BY COMPLICITE 2 – 10 FEBRUARY 2017 Directed by Simon McBurney, The Encounter tells the true story of National Geographic photographer Loren McIntyre lost in a remote area of Brazil in 1969, which leads to a startling encounter that is to change his life. Fo Read more..

Online | View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre


 The Homosexuals, or Faggots The Homosexuals, or Faggots
When: 17th of February 2017 To 12th of March 2017
THE HOMOSEXUALS, OR FAGGOTS 17 FEBRUARY – 12 MARCH 2017 Warren and Kim are happily married—or as happily ‘married’ as two rich, white gay men in Australia can be. Perusing a dinner menu at a pub one night, they are mortally offended by the dinner special: ‘Faggots—with mashed Read more..

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 The Night is Dark The Night is Dark
RUCCIS is proud to present our new Cabaret. The Night is Dark Do you know the terror of he who falls asleep? It lies beneath the stars and under hills, and empty holes it fills; a special moment in the middle of the night when all the dark things come out from hiding and the Read more..

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 The Nursery Web  The Nursery Web
When: 1st of February 2017 To 5th of February 2017
The Nursery Web: New York playwright debuts a new piece about the tangled realities of love. Told through the eyes of three couples of different ages, experiences, orientations and philosophies the piece explores just how incredibly strange and upside down loving can be. Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club


 The Rage of Achilles The Rage of Achilles
When: 7th of February 2017 To 19th of February 2017
2700 years ago, Homer wrote his story of the Trojan War. He wrote of characters such as Helen, 'the face that launched a thousand ships\', the raging, brilliant Achilles, his comrade in arms, Patroklos, noble Hector, his beloved Andromache and the heroic Trojan King, Priam, who k Read more..

Online | View Profile | Carlton | La Mama Courthouse


 The Sparrow Men - Midsumma Premiere Event The Sparrow Men - Midsumma Premiere Event
When: 27th of January 2017 To 5th of February 2017
An entirely improvised comedic play! The Sparrow Men (Marcus Willis & Andy Balloch) explore the lives of real characters, themes and story lines in this hour long, entirely improvised, two man, comedic play. With only two black chairs, and a suggestion from the audience to Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | L1 Studios


 The Wind in the Willows The Wind in the Willows
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Wind in the Willows from the inaugural sell out season in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London and its touring season to Wakehurst Place in Sussex this acclaimed production is Celebrating its 30th Anniversary this summer in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Victoria, Melbourne Read more..

Online | View Profile | South Yarra | Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne


 Theatre Shows | What's On Theatre Shows | What's On
When: 1st of January 2017 To 24th of December 2017
Melbourne has a rich theatrical tradition comparable with London's west end and New York's broadway with many shows making their world premiere in Melbourne! The shows listed below are playing in Melbourne or coming soon. TICKET SALES Tickets sold online -->> Ticketek | Read more..

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 Tinkerbell and The Dream Fairies Tinkerbell and The Dream Fairies
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Returning from its inaugural sell out season in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London, Tinkerbell and The Dream Fairies are returning this summer to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Victoria, Melbourne. Join these magical fairies as they go on an exciting adventure. This enchanti Read more..

Online | View Profile | South Yarra | Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne


 tixatsix | Performance Experience for $30 tixatsix | Performance Experience for $30
Magnificent experiences for just $30 When was the last time you did something off the cuff? It seems spontaneity has been redefined into a series of pre-planned calendar invites from friends, family, colleagues and even ourselves. Well, we’ve decided to revive the spontaneo Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | The Arts Centre


 Twelfth Night Twelfth Night
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
The Australian Shakespeare Company continues its much-heralded tradition of presenting SHAKESPEARE UNDER THE STARS in the Royal Botanic Gardens with the new production for the 2016/2017 season Twelfth Night. Laughing ourselves silly with: Sir Toby Belch - the man believed to Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne


 Two Dogs Two Dogs
MELBOURNE FESTIVAL 2016 TWO DOGS 6 – 9 OCTOBER 2016 MELBOURNE FESTIVAL 2016 / BY NATIONAL THEATRE OF CHINA (CHINA) Two country canines hit the road for the big smoke, but when they fall into a metropolitan miasma of reality TV, Viagra, SARS and Louis Vuitton knockoffs, Read more..

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