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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.​
Grey Arias - Thursday 26 March 2020 to Sunday 19 April 2020 - Performing arts

Grey Arias

26 Mar 2020 - 19 Apr 2020, Malthouse Theatre
Between big show numbers, the two protagonists spring rhetorical traps designed to catch any who overstep the blurred lines of political correctness.
Loaded - Friday 30 October 2020 to Sunday 22 November 2020 - Performing arts


30 Oct 2020 - 22 Nov 2020, Malthouse Theatre
Ari is 19, unemployed and aimless. He doesn't want to be gay. He doesn’t want to be Greek. He doesn’t want to be anything.
Macbeth (This Ignorant Present) - Saturday 09 May 2020 to Sunday 31 May 2020 - Performing arts

Macbeth (This Ignorant Present)

9 May 2020 - 31 May 2020, Malthouse Theatre
Far from Scotland, a man tinkering in his cellar has assembled a cage-like contraption from hoarded junk, where something wicked is being stirred up.
Go to Hell - Friday 09 October 2020 to Sunday 25 October 2020 - Performing arts

Go to Hell

9 Oct 2020 - 25 Oct 2020, Malthouse Theatre
This exhilarating live show is part rock concert, part cinema and part prayer to the wild side.
The Importance of Being Earnest - Friday 14 February 2020 to Sunday 08 March 2020 - Performing arts

The Importance of Being Earnest

14 Feb 2020 - 8 Mar 2020, Malthouse Theatre
In Oscar Wilde’s most famous comedy of lies, Jack and Algy thrive in double lives (as Ernest) to find the lover they desire (in earnest).
Is This a Room: Reality Winner Verbatim Transcription - Thursday 02 July 2020 to Sunday 19 July 2020 - Performing arts

Is This a Room: Reality Winner Verbatim Transcription

2 Jul 2020 - 19 Jul 2020, Malthouse Theatre
The true FBI story of Reality Winner: yoga teacher, cat lover, national security threat.
Do Not Go Gentle... - Friday 10 July 2020 to Sunday 02 August 2020 - Performing arts

Do Not Go Gentle...

10 Jul 2020 - 2 Aug 2020, Malthouse Theatre
Director Susie Dee and playwright Patricia Cornelius continue their 30-year collaboration with this epic odyssey packed with drama and emotion.
Margaret Fulton: The Musical - Tuesday 15 September 2020 to Saturday 19 September 2020 - Performing arts

Margaret Fulton: The Musical

15 Sep 2020 - 19 Sep 2020, Arts Centre Melbourne
From Margaret Fulton’s best-selling autobiography, Sang For My Supper: Memories Of A Food Writer, comes a playful stage musical.
Yma Sumac: The Peruvian Songbird - Thursday 18 June 2020 to Saturday 20 June 2020 - Performing arts

Yma Sumac: The Peruvian Songbird

18 Jun 2020 - 20 Jun 2020, Arts Centre Melbourne
Cabaret star Ali McGregor brings her extraordinary voice to the music of the Peruvian sensation who astounded 1950s American audiences.
Melbourne Magic Show: Impossible Occurrences - Friday 20 September 2019 to Friday 27 March 2020 - Performing arts

Melbourne Magic Show: Impossible Occurrences

20 Sep 2019 - 27 Mar 2020, Marriott Hotel Melbourne
See award-winning magician Luke Hocking's astounding displays of magic, illusion and mind-reading in this Melbourne Magic Show.

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