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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.
In Your Hands - Saturday 20 May 2017 to Sunday 21 May 2017 - Performing arts

In Your Hands

20 May 2017 - 21 May 2017, Arts House
Enjoy a weekend of artworks and installations, and immerse yourself in an environment where engineered devices connect you with strangers and stories.
Wrecking Ball - Wednesday 31 May 2017 to Saturday 03 June 2017 - Performing arts

Wrecking Ball

31 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017, Arts House
This funny, surreal and unsettling new play questions who is really in control and how subtle abuses of power shape our relationships.
Slap Talk - Sunday 28 May 2017, 11am to 5pm - Performing arts

Slap Talk

28 May 2017, Arts House
Inspired by self-aggrandising boxers at a pre-fight weigh in, Slap Talk is a linguistic version of the fight itself and a reflection on violence.
Hoke’s Bluff  - Wednesday 24 May 2017 to Saturday 27 May 2017 - Performing arts

Hoke’s Bluff

24 May 2017 - 27 May 2017, Arts House
This infectiously energetic and quietly contemplative show reveals the genuine beauty that hides behind the lip gloss and the locker room speeches.
Richard 3 - Thursday 20 April 2017 to Sunday 07 May 2017 - Performing arts

Richard 3

20 Apr 2017 - 7 May 2017, Arts Centre Melbourne
The blood-soaked and naked ambition of Richard 3 will be a truly thrilling night of drama, presented by Bell Shakespeare.
The Merchant of Venice - Wednesday 19 July 2017 to Sunday 30 July 2017 - Performing arts

The Merchant of Venice

19 Jul 2017 - 30 Jul 2017, Arts Centre Melbourne
This masterfully envisioned production tackles the biases and preconceived notions of one of Shakespeare’s most challenging plays.
Princes of the Night  - Saturday 02 April 2016 to Saturday 24 June 2017 - Performing arts

Princes of the Night

2 Apr 2016 - 24 Jun 2017, Crown Entertainment Complex
Live every Saturday night at Crown, rub shoulders with raunchy royalty in this fully interactive, two-hour dance cabaret spectacular.

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