Theatre's back in a big way in Melbourne. See mammoth productions of blockbuster musicals and shows, or head along to hidden venues for something a little more unique.

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The Phantom of the Opera

Save $60 when you book four A-reserve tickets to performances on Tuesday to Thursday evenings.

Unmissable theatre events

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Mary Poppins

The world’s favourite nanny comes to life in a spectacular and unforgettable production.

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The Phantom of the Opera

Experience the phenomenon when the spectacular new production comes to Melbourne.

& Juliet

The award-winning musical of the greatest love story ever remixed opens in Melbourne in February.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Moulin Rouge! The Musical returns to Melbourne in 2023.

Kid's theatre and family shows

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

The brand-new production can now be enjoyed in one magical afternoon or evening.

Plays and performance

The Mousetrap

Come and see the world's longest running play.

Arts House

Contemporary arts space presenting performance and interactive works.

Comedy

Basement Comedy Club: Nazeem Hussain, Lehmo and More

Big Friday and Saturday shows with comedians and surprise guests.

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Hottest Comedy: Dance Party Revolution

Melbourne’s funniest comedians, stand-up and improv grace The Toff's stage every Wednesday.

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Comedy at Spleen: Mondays

Come along to the city's longest-running comedy night.

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Kings of Comedy: Underground, Uncensored, Unrivalled

Stand-up comedy from future stars and celebrity guest headliners.

Best pre-theatre dining deals

Best pre-theatre dining deals

The ultimate pre-theatre dining deals. Pub grub to Mexican feasts, here's the best for all budgets. 

Last updated on Thu 22 Dec 2022

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