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Wednesday 24th August 2016

Activate 2016
Our Activate season presents an exciting season of contemporary plays. Featuring four full length plays, play readings of new work and the return of Student Theatre and Film’s improv show. Act.. | Read More..
Where :La Trobe University | Plenty Road and Kingsbury Drive Bundoora
Around the World in 80 Days
The Three actors, Ian Stenlake, Pia Miranda and Grant Piro portray a cast of thousands in this madcap adaptation of Verne’s globetrotting classic, bringing to life sea storms, police chases and even e.. | Read More..
Where :Alex Theatre St Kilda | 135 Fitzroy Street  St Kilda
Blood Brothers
Blood Brothers Written by Willy Russell Directed by Loretta Bishop This fast moving, perceptive and thought provoking play tells the tale of twin brothers, born into a large working-class fam.. | Read More..
Where :Bayside Arts & Cultural Centre | Cnr Wilson St and Carpenter St Brighton
The Production Company presents Curtains THE MUSICAL COMEDY WHODUNNIT FROM KANDER & EBB CREATORS OF CABARET AND CHICAGO Boston, 1959, it’s the opening night of Robbin’ Hood of the Old West wh.. | Read More..
Where :State Theatre | 100 St Kilda Rd Melbourne
Dead Royal
Villa Windsor, Paris, 1981. Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, 82, invites Lady Diana Spencer, 19, to a doom-laden bachelorette party on the eve of her wedding to Charles, Prince of Wales. The Duchess fra.. | Read More..
Where :Fortyfive Downstairs | 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
End Game
YOUTH THEATRE 2016 End Game is a quirky journey involving four fascinating individuals as they explore and demonstrate a multitude of human traits. This is life at its most absurd and manifests .. | Read More..
Where :The 1812 Theatre | 3 Rose Street Upper Ferntree Gully
Jasper Jones
2010 Australian Book Industry Award for Book of the Year Hailed as an Australian To Kill a Mockingbird, Craig Silvey’s acclaimed, best-selling novel is lovingly adapted for the stage by Kate Mulvan.. | Read More..
Where :Southbank Theatre | 140 Southbank Blvd,  Southbank
Ambition, betrayal, love, greed and blood. A prophecy from a trio of witches foretells Macbeth will one day be Queen. Consumed by ambition and goaded by her husband, Macbeth murders Queen Duncan an.. | Read More..
Where :Bluestone Church Arts Space | Hyde St, Footscray
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the genius of Roald Dahl. With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matild.. | Read More..
Where :Princess Theatre | 163 Spring Street, Melbourne
Once A Catholic
Once A Catholic by Mary O'Malley "Once A Catholic" is a famous comedy that is set in a girls convent school in the late 1950's. It follows the lives of three teenage girls (all with the name of Mary).. | Read More..
Where :Blackbox Theatre | 26 Sackville Street Kew
Seen & Heard
New acts! New stories! Strippers speak, musicians muse and drag queens dare to share. Seen & Heard will feature some of Melbourne’s finest variety artists doing what they do best, as well as sharin.. | Read More..
Where :The Butterfly Club | 5 Carson Place Melbourne
That’s Good For Footy | Panel Show
THAT’S GOOD FOR FOOTY PROUDLY PRESENTS FOOTY FUNATICS This is the Footy panel show with a difference. We say ‘This is not your typical Footy panel show” Come along and be a part of the Only LIVE &.. | Read More..
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The Book Club
The Book Club by Roger Hall 23 July-28 August 2016 Southbank Theatre, The Lawler No-one ever talks about men going through menopause, but they do. It’s called manopause. That’s what Deborah Mart.. | Read More..
Where :Southbank Theatre | 140 Southbank Blvd,  Southbank
The Fiery Maze
The Fiery Maze // unites two iridescent artists – musician Tim Finn and poet Dorothy Porter. The Fiery Maze / was conceived by Porter and Finn in 1995 as a ‘rock concert album’. The talents of t.. | Read More..
Where :Malthouse Theatre | 113 Sturt St Southbank
The Monash Law Revue: The Official Board Game
The Monash Law Revue is back! Taking a brand-new cast to a brand new venue, this is the Revue’s strongest show in its 19-year history. Best of all, you don’t need any legal knowledge to enjoy the show.. | Read More..
Where :The Butterfly Club | 5 Carson Place Melbourne
The Pied Piper
The town of Hamelin is plagued by rats. The rodents have been eating cheeses out of vats and making nests in men’s Sunday hats. The desperate Mayor turns to a mysterious fellow in a gypsy coat of .. | Read More..
Where :Playhouse Theatre | 100 St Kilda Rd Melbourne
Theatre Shows | What's On
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 M.. | Read More..
Nick Jones, co-producer of the popular Netflix series Orange is the New Black, has created a new play, Trevor. Based on real events, Trevor is the story of a once famous chimpanzee that misses showbiz.. | Read More..
Where :Red Stitch Theatre | Rear 2 Chapel St St Kilda East
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