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 Adolescent Adolescent
Date: 21st of January 2015 To 1st of February 2015
Michael Griffiths isn’t going to let turning 40 stop his prolonged adolescence. His REALLY prolonged adolescence. In his new cabaret Griffiths recalls falling in love, why he can’t go ten pin bowling and how touring in jukebox musicals has happi Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Fortyfive Downstairs

 Alice in Never Neverland Alice in Never Neverland
Date: 6th of January 2015 To 24th of January 2015
“Where the world’s of Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan collide!” From the acclaimed outdoor theatre producers behind The Wind in the Willows and Caribbean Pirates at the Polly Woodside comes Alice in Never Neverland a new production written and d Read more..

View Profile | Elsternwick | Rippon Lea House & Gardens

 Antigone Antigone
Date: 21st of August 2015 To 13th of September 2015
Antigone / has always been a respected member of her community but in civil war all bets are off. She suddenly finds herself on the outside looking in. Everyone has a right to bury their dead. Everyone has a right to give their loved ones a dignif Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 As You Like It As You Like It
Date: 30th of December 2014 To 14th of March 2015
As You Like It takes centre stage in the Australian Shakespeare Company’s new festival playground. From New Years Eve until 14 March 2015, the Royal Botanic Gardens will be transformed into a Shakespearian festival of fantastical fun. Before t Read more..

View Profile | South Yarra | Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne

Date: 4th of February 2015 To 7th of February 2015
Horny Pony Productions present BAD ADAM/PONY From snake to stallion these two short performances give male sexuality a hard prod. BAD ADAM/PONY is a double bill of two short performances presented back-to-back that question sex, sexuality, power Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Theatre Works

 Between the Cracks | Yana Alana Between the Cracks | Yana Alana
Date: 16th of December 2014 To 21st of December 2014
Australia’s very own diva extraordinaire – the feather ruffler, the rabble rouser, the cabaret provocateur Yana Alana, returns with her 2013 Melbourne Cabaret Festival sell-out show Between the Cracks. Between the Cracks, a bent night of blues, bu Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Fortyfive Downstairs

 Black Sundays at Bohemia Black Sundays at Bohemia
Every Last Sunday
For those of you with a penchant for the darker streams of life, Black Sundays at Bohemia are dedicated to grabbing you by the throat, dragging you kicking and screaming into the shadows of the subconscious and showing you what lies on the other side Read more..

View Profile | South Melbourne | Bohemia Cabaret Club

 Blak Cabaret Blak Cabaret
Date: 10th of February 2015 To 22nd of February 2015
Blak Cabaret / is our star-studded gala to unleash Season 2015. A raucous addition to Southbank’s inaugural SummerSalt Outdoor Arts Festival, we invite you to join us for a night of sparkling variety that assembles some of Australia’s finest poet Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 Bourbon St To Broadway Bourbon St To Broadway
Date: 14th of January 2015 To 18th of January 2015
After a smashing season at The Butterfly Club. Bourbon St. To Broadway is so excited to bring this this heartfelt, cabaret act back to the stage. This endearing comedic cabaret, examines the exciting journeys life sends us on. Join a Southern Bell Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | The Butterfly Club

 Boylesque Boylesque
Every Friday
Produced by Jason Coleman, BOYLESQUE is Melbourne’s most theatrical, arousing, and extravagant cabaret nightclub show. Each Friday the GH presents two great shows from 11pm on the main stage featuring dance, drag and aerial elements. Boylesque ma Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | GH Hotel | Greyhound Hotel

 Caribbean Pirates at the Polly Woodside Caribbean Pirates at the Polly Woodside
Date: 5th of January 2015 To 24th of January 2015
The Pirates have been keel hauled! Captain Cuthroat and his motley crew will be back next year. Arrrgh!!! Caribbean Pirates at the Polly Woodside is a swashbuckling adventure that comes to life on the Polly Woodside this summer! Join the mos Read more..

View Profile | South Wharf | Polly Woodside

 Cut Snake Cut Snake
Date: 23rd of February 2015 To 27th of February 2015
Promising high adventure, sock-puppets, slapstick and cameos from Jesus and John Lennon, Cut Snake is a rollercoaster comedy about growing up, dying young, and being extraordinary no matter what. Following sell-out seasons at the 2011 Melbourne an Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Theatre Works

 Doors Open | Bryan Smith with Shane Tonks Doors Open | Bryan Smith with Shane Tonks
Date: 4th of February 2015 To 7th of February 2015
New work exploring identity/sexuality/homophobia. What we reveal and what we conceal are negotiated on a daily basis – sitting on a tram, walking into a meeting, waiting to cross the road. With Shane Tonks (aka Barbra Quicksand), Bryan Smith pr Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Theatre Works

 Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & Show Dracula's Cabaret Dinner & Show
Every Tuesday
Bloodbath is an insane bouillabaisse of aerial acrobatics, suicide circus, mind-warping optical illusions and gender-bending, tummy clutching comedy! Bloodbath - The Show Submerge your senses and dive in for an evening of sensuous burlesque, slic Read more..

View Profile | Carlton | Dracula's Cabaret Restaurants

 GH | Saturday Night Drag Show GH | Saturday Night Drag Show
Every Saturday
Saturday Night’s Drag Shows at the GH are a St Kilda tradition. Having been a part of the local community for over eighteen years, the GH has hosted just about every drag performer in Melbourne over its long history. Patrons come far and wide to Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | GH Hotel | Greyhound Hotel

 Ghost | The Musical Ghost | The Musical
Mystery surrounds the multimillion-dollar musical, Ghost, adapted from the 1990 film, that was supposed to open at Her Majesty’s Theatre in August 2013. A spokesman for producer Louise Withers said Ghost | The Musical had been postponed and the p Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Her Majesty's Theatre

 Good Mourning Mrs. Brown Good Mourning Mrs. Brown
Date: 19th of January 2016 To 23rd of January 2016
Having sold out their 2014 visit, Brendan O'Carroll's Mrs. Brown's Boys will return to Melbourne live on stage with Good Mourning Mrs. Brown in January 2016! Opening dates and times Tuesday 19 January 2016 7.30pm - 9.30pm Wednesday 20 Janua Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Plenary Hall | Melbourne Convention Centre

 GREASE | The Musical GREASE | The Musical
Date: 6th of December 2014 To 25th of January 2015
GREASE Is The Word | GREASE is still the word GREASE is the Number One Party musical, featuring all the unforgettable songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, San Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Regent Theatre

 I Am a Miracle I Am a Miracle
Date: 18th of July 2015 To 9th of August 2015
I Am a Miracle / because I ain’t left yet. It must be a miracle. Marvin Lee Wilson was convicted of murder in 1994. Lawyers said his IQ of 61 meant he wasn’t competent to commit premeditated homicide. Yet in 2012, after 18 years on death row, he Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 I'll Eat You Last I'll Eat You Last
Date: 31st of October 2014 To 20th of December 2014
BAFTA Award winner Miriam Margolyes stars in John Logan’s scintillating solo show – a titillating night of tinseltown tattle. Welcome to the glamorous home of Hollywood agent Sue Mengers. It is 1981 and if an actor isn’t represented by Sue, you ha Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | The Arts Centre

 Jim Morrison | Kaleidoscope Jim Morrison | Kaleidoscope
Date: 21st of January 2015 To 25th of January 2015
JIM MORRISON: KALEIDOSCOPE – featuring Luigi Lucente In association with Midsumma Break on through to the other side as the one-man circus Luigi Lucente (ROCKY HORROR, WICKED, JERSEY BOYS) leads you through the mind of one of pop-culture’s most i Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Fortyfive Downstairs

 Jumpers for Goalposts Jumpers for Goalposts
Date: 19th of November 2014 To 20th of December 2014
by Tom Wells Australian Premiere Directed by Tom Healey With Kate Cole and Johnathan Peck Meet team Barely Athletic. They’re part of the gay, lesbian and transexual football league in Hull. Luke wants Danny, but Danny has a secret. Joe is hap Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Red Stitch Theatre

 Jumpy Jumpy
Date: 31st of January 2015 To 14th of March 2015
Jane Turner (Kath & Kim) and Marina Prior star in April De Angelis’ West End hit, a hilarious comedy of frazzled hopes and parental anxiety, premiering at Melbourne Theatre Company directed by Pamela Rabe. Hilary is turning 50 and in between feeli Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Southbank Theatre

 Les Misérables Les Misérables
Date: 4th of July 2014 To 20th of December 2014
- MUST CLOSE DEC 20, 2014 - GOOD SEATS STILL AVAILABLE! The Australian premiere of Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Les Misérables arrives at Her Majesty’s Theatre Melbourne. Seen by over 65 million people and receiving more Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Her Majesty's Theatre

 Lowdown Hokum Orchestra and Burlesque Revue Lowdown Hokum Orchestra and Burlesque Revue
Date: 7th of February 2015
They were young lovers and musical partners but he ran off the rails, losing it all. 25 years later they meet accidentally and find the magic still lingers. A wonderfully unique show that marries story-telling, hot hokum jazz and blues with burle Read more..

View Profile | Docklands | Wonderland Spiegeltent

 Meme Girls Meme Girls
Date: 8th of April 2015 To 2nd of May 2015
Meme Girls / construct their identities in real time – and demand an audience. Experience the sort of post-gender, tongue-in-cheek spectacle that has made Ash Flanders a counter-culture hit. In Meme Girls, this pop-culture addict points his satiri Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 Pennsylvania Avenue Pennsylvania Avenue
Date: 8th of November 2014 To 20th of December 2014
An astonishing collaboration of three artists in 2009 led to one of the runaway hits of the Australian theatre year, which stormed the stages of five states. That production was Songs for Nobodies by Joanna Murray-Smith, starring Bernadette Robinson Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Southbank Theatre

 Peter Pan | a Pantomime Peter Pan | a Pantomime
Date: 9th of May 2015 To 17th of May 2015
SMITH Theatre Productions presents Peter Pan | a Pantomime Director Monica Cioccia Musical Director Monica Cioccia Production Manager Kelby Chamberlain Stage Manager Lisa Molinaro Assistant Stage Manager Lizzy Whitton Choreographers Monic Read more..

View Profile | Avondale Heights | The O'Keefe Hall

 Princes of the Night Princes of the Night
Every Saturday
A Night of dance, music and comedy all intertwine in a sexy showcase of Melbourne’s hottest male burlesque talent Enjoying its 10th successful year at Crown's Level 3 this theatrical spectacular will have you enraptured, in stitches and wanting mo Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Level 3 Night Clubs At Crown

 PS I’m Fabulous PS I’m Fabulous
Date: 5th of February 2015 To 7th of February 2015
A musical tribute to five defining women of the stage Discover how five iconic women from the entertainment industry helped shape the life of a young Melburnian man in a new stage show, PS I’m Fabulous, at Gasworks theatre this July. PS I’m Fab Read more..

View Profile | Albert Park | Gasworks Arts Park

 Raining Men | All Male Striptease Raining Men | All Male Striptease
Every Saturday
Magic Night presents RAINING MEN! From the producers of the spectacular weekly show at Red Bennies, comes the explosive RAINING MEN. This sizzling new production is now at home in the CBD’s iconic entertainment venue La Di Da, for Saturday shows. Read more..

View Profile | Narre Warren | la di da | LaDiDa

 Sexercise - The Musical  Sexercise - The Musical
Date: 19th of February 2015 To 15th of March 2015
THE STORY is placed in the fast-paced world of married professional mid-30s couple Joe (Lyall Brooks) and Sam (Nicole Melloy). There’s no place for seduction amid the juggling of school runs, work schedules and their personal exercise regimes. Lik Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Alex Theatre

 Strictly Ballroom | The Musical Strictly Ballroom | The Musical
Date: 15th of January 2015 To 15th of March 2015
Global Creatures presents Strictly Ballroom The Musical, based on the much-loved Australian film. Coming soon to Her Majesty’s Theatre, this brand new production has audiences dancing in the aisles in a kaleidoscope of colour and fun. Directed by Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Her Majesty's Theatre

 The Addams Family The Addams Family
Date: 31st of December 2014 To 10th of January 2015
The weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in THE ADDAMS FAMILY. THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it is every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and falle Read more..

View Profile | Frankston | Frankston Arts Centre

 The Big Gay Cruise The Big Gay Cruise
Date: 22nd of January 2015 To 1st of February 2015
Alex and Ben are engaged to be married. But before they do, they’ve decided on a last gasp of sexual freedom before they tie the knot in the Unites States - a month-long bucks party aboard ‘The Pacific Queen’. A new musical about love, fidelity and f Read more..

View Profile | St Kilda | Theatre Works

 The Importance of Being Earnest The Importance of Being Earnest
Date: 22nd of January 2015 To 1st of February 2015
Citizen Theatre are proud to present Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest at the delightful Como Historic House & Garden, South Yarra. Citizen Theatre are thrilled to bring Oscar Wilde’s classic play, The Importance Of Bein Read more..

View Profile | South Yarra | Como House & Garden

 The Jacobeans The Jacobeans
Date: 22nd of January 2015 To 7th of February 2015
Bagabus Inc and Midsumma present THE JACOBEANS Written and performed by Hannah Malarski & Jack Richardson A Midsumma Premier Event. From the creators of BUSHPIG, the critical smash hit and "hands-down most intriguing show" (Heckler, 2013) t Read more..

View Profile | North Melbourne | Club Voltaire

 The Lion King The Lion King
Date: 17th of February 2015 To 10th of May 2015
We are delighted to announce today that THE LION KING will open at the Regent Theatre in February 2015 for a strictly limited season. Seen by over 70 million people, Disney's landmark musical event THE LION KING is a worldwide phenomenon that will Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Regent Theatre

 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
Date: 23rd of March 2015 To 2nd of April 2015
“Story time doesn’t get more magical than this” WORLD PREMIERE One of the most-read and iconic children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience in a World Premiere at Sydney Fes Read more..

View Profile | Prahran | Chapel Off Chapel

 The Wind in the Willows The Wind in the Willows
Date: 27th of December 2014 To 24th of January 2015
Join Ratty, Mole, Badger, Otter, Portly and, of course, Mr Toad, as they return to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Melbourne this summer, bringing to life Kenneth Grahame’s immortal story of life on the riverbank. This critically acclaimed outdoor th Read more..

View Profile | South Yarra | Royal Botanic Gardens | Melbourne

 The Witches of Oz The Witches of Oz
Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
WITCHES IN BRITCHES Melbourne's Premier Theatre Restaurant Celebrate all your special occasions! Birthday, Hens, Social club function or just dinner for two! Experience the fun we have in store, at Witches in Britches you’ll be begging for more! Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Witches in Britches Theatre Restaurant

 Theatre Shows | What's On Theatre Shows | What's On
Date: 1st of January 2014 To 31st of December 2014
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 Ticket Read more..

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 They Saw a Thylacine They Saw a Thylacine
Date: 15th of September 2015 To 4th of October 2015
They Saw a Thylacine / on the brink of extinction. Out of the darkness, Sarah Hamilton and Justine Campbell conjure the ghost of one of Australia’s lost beauties, the thylacine. With all the suspense of a campfire story, these feisty, funny women wea Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 Timeshare Timeshare
Date: 23rd of April 2015 To 17th of May 2015
Timeshare / plots your comedic escape to a ramshackle resort that time forgot. Straddling the International Date Line, Paradise was once a history-themed retreat providing the ultimate in glory-day getaways. Unfortunately, the years have been unki Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

 Wot? No Fish!! Wot? No Fish!!
Date: 24th of February 2015 To 8th of March 2015
Wot? No Fish!! / turns the Solomons’ strange and wonderful history into a humorous and heart-warming narrative for all ages. In 1926, London shoemaker Ab Solomons drew a little doodle on his wage packet and gave it to his young wife Celie. Over th Read more..

View Profile | Southbank | Malthouse Theatre

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Pacha | Masquerade NYE Party ft. MaRLo
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Hopscotch | Kids Party Toy Hire
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Melbourne Social Club
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New Years Eve Steam Yacht Party
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Silvester Nacht | New Year's Eve at Hophaus
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Silvester Nacht at Hophaus - New Year’s Eve Party. Join us as we enter the world of the mystic Rauhnächte where celebration and commotion will reign under the midnight fireworks. With one of the ...

Four Seasons NYE Party @ Campari House
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NYE Tiki Island Party
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NEW YEAR'S EVE TIKI ISLAND PARTY! Ring in the new year on the banks of the Yarra River - Tiki style! Riverside | Food Huts | Drinks Package | Live Music Tickets: $150pp + BF ($140pp + ...

Mad Hatters New Years Eve Ball
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Ladies and Gentlemen, Pop-Up Events presents their much awaited, eagerly anticipated, gloriously spectacular, decadently indulgent...annual Mad Hatters New Years Eve Ball!!! Jugglers, Acrobats, ...

New Year's Eve | H2oh Docklands
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Melbourne's Exclusive Magic Show
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