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Melbourne's theatre scene offers a wealth of entertainment, from blockbuster musicals to cutting-edge performances and late-night cabaret shows.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
 

 Major performances

 
Image of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Wed 16 Jan 2019 to Sun 12 Jul 2020
Experience the magic of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two.
Image of Billy Elliot the Musical
Thu 20 Feb 2020 to Sat 30 May 2020
Be inspired. Be electrified. Billy Elliot the Musical is coming to Melbourne's Regent Theatre!
Image of Come From Away
Wed 03 Jul 2019 to Sun 08 Mar 2020
Don't miss this new Broadway musical that tells the true 9/11 story of thousands of stranded passengers and the Newfoundland town that welcomed them.
Image of War Horse
Fri 10 Jan 2020 to Sat 08 Feb 2020
War Horse, the unforgettable theatrical event from the National Theatre of Great Britain, is returning to Melbourne in February 2020.
Image of Chicago
Sat 14 Dec 2019 to Sun 23 Feb 2020
A universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz, Chicago has one show-stopping song after another and the slickest dancing in town.
Image of Hamlet - The Australian Shakespeare Company
Fri 20 Dec 2019 to Sun 09 Feb 2020
The Australian Shakespeare Company's 'Under the Stars' program presents Hamlet, arguably the greatest tragedy in English theatre.
Image of Cirque du Soleil's Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities
Thu 12 Mar 2020 to Sun 26 Apr 2020
Cirque du Soleil's brand new show, Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities is set to tour Melbourne from March 2020 under the new grey and white Big Top.
Image of Melbourne International Comedy Festival
Wed 25 Mar 2020 to Sun 19 Apr 2020
The lights of Melbourne shine a little bit brighter when the Melbourne International Comedy Festival takes over town!
 

 All performances

 
RatPack Roulette - Friday 03 January 2020 to Wednesday 22 April 2020 - Performing arts

RatPack Roulette

3 Jan 2020 - 22 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Speakeasy HQ presents a line-up of some of the lost songs from the biggest names in club jazz and crooning classics.
Funk, Glam and the 70s Jam with the Soul Sisters - Saturday 11 January 2020 to Saturday 07 March 2020 - Performing arts

Funk, Glam and the 70s Jam with the Soul Sisters

11 Jan 2020 - 7 Mar 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Identical twins, Amy and Mel Audrey bring to life the greatest hits of the 1970s.
Gin Joint and Music Hall – Vintage Cabaret for the Soul - Wednesday 08 January 2020 to Wednesday 25 March 2020 - Performing arts

Gin Joint and Music Hall – Vintage Cabaret for the Soul

8 Jan 2020 - 25 Mar 2020, Speakeasy HQ
If you crave the opportunity to sing along with live music to songs from artists you know and love, then Gin Joint Music Hall is for you!
That’s Amore – The Dean Martin Effect - Friday 03 January 2020 to Friday 27 March 2020 - Performing arts

That’s Amore – The Dean Martin Effect

3 Jan 2020 - 27 Mar 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Crooning sensation and Dean Martin tribute artist Roy Maloy presents a tuxedo show like no other in the spirit of the great Deano.
Conchita Wurst and Trevor Ashley - Friday 28 February 2020, 8pm to 10pm - Performing arts

Conchita Wurst and Trevor Ashley

28 Feb 2020, Arts Centre Melbourne
For one night only, join Austria’s greatest glam pop vocalist along with Australia’s queen of cabaret in an evening to remember.
Natural Woman – Songs of Soul for the Sisterhood - Tuesday 07 January 2020 to Wednesday 04 March 2020 - Performing arts

Natural Woman – Songs of Soul for the Sisterhood

7 Jan 2020 - 4 Mar 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Critically acclaimed soul singer Amy Djuric presents a performance for every woman who stood up and roared, and wouldn't take no for an answer.
R.E.S.P.E.C.T  – Jazz, Soul and Blues with The Audrey Twins - Saturday 01 February 2020 to Wednesday 22 April 2020 - Performing arts

R.E.S.P.E.C.T – Jazz, Soul and Blues with The Audrey Twins

1 Feb 2020 - 22 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
See stunning identical twins and vintage jazz icons, Mel and Amy, as they perform iconic jazz songs at Australia's only vaudeville theatre.
The Perry Como Show Live with High Tea - Saturday 22 February 2020, 1pm to 3:30pm - Performing arts

The Perry Como Show Live with High Tea

22 Feb 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Treat yourself to a stunning high tea with champagne or coffee as you are carried away by the magic of The Perry Como Show Live!
Midnight Masquerade Burlesque - Friday 24 January 2020 to Friday 20 March 2020 - Performing arts

Midnight Masquerade Burlesque

24 Jan 2020 - 20 Mar 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Indulge your senses at Midnight Masquerade for a night of unforgettable burlesque.
Tassel and Tease Burlesque  - Friday 03 January 2020 to Saturday 04 July 2020 - Performing arts

Tassel and Tease Burlesque

3 Jan 2020 - 4 Jul 2020, Speakeasy HQ
Tassel and Tease Burlesque showcases some of the most exotic burlesque artists in Australia today, at the only vaudeville theatre in Melbourne.

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