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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 Billy Elliot the Musical
Thu 20 Feb 2020 to Sat 30 May 2020
This event has been CANCELLED due to coronavirus. Visit the website (www.billyelliotthemusical.com.au) for more details.
Image of Shrek the Musical
Sun 16 Feb 2020 to Sun 03 May 2020
Performances have been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. Please visit hmt.com.au for more information.
Image of Friends! The Musical Parody
Thu 27 Aug 2020 to Sat 29 Aug 2020
Friends! The Musical Parody celebrates the misadventures of our favourite group of 20-something pals in life, wok and love in 1990s Manhattan.
Image of Cirque du Soleil's Kurios: Cabinet of Curiosities
Thu 12 Mar 2020 to Sun 10 May 2020
Kurios has been CANCELLED due to coronavirus - visit www.cirquedusoleil.com/faq/covid-19 for more information
Image of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Wed 16 Jan 2019 to Sun 12 Jul 2020
All performances of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have been CANCELLED until April 13 - visit website for updates.
Image of Melbourne International Comedy Festival
Wed 25 Mar 2020 to Sun 19 Apr 2020
This festival has been CANCELLED due to coronavirus.
 

 All performances

 
Arts Centre Melbourne: Together with You - Monday 06 April 2020 to Tuesday 30 June 2020 - Performing arts

Arts Centre Melbourne: Together with You

6 Apr 2020 - 30 Jun 2020, Arts Centre Melbourne
The Arts Centre is currently closed due to COVID-19, but you can explore the centre’s digital spaces with free virtual broadcasts, podcasts and more.
MTC NOW – Theatre Anywhere - Friday 03 April 2020 to Thursday 31 December 2020 - Performing arts

MTC NOW – Theatre Anywhere

3 Apr 2020 - 31 Dec 2020, Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC)
MTC NOW brings you theatre anywhere, available to enjoy from literally anywhere you have online access.
MTC HQ Virtual Tour - Saturday 04 April 2020 to Tuesday 01 September 2020 - Performing arts

MTC HQ Virtual Tour

4 Apr 2020 - 1 Sep 2020, Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC)
Walk the halls of MTC HQ in this virtual tour and explore the spaces where plays are rehearsed, sets are built, and costumes and wigs are created.
Club Voltaire Cabaret - Saturday 15 February 2020 to Tuesday 30 June 2020 - Performing arts

Club Voltaire Cabaret

15 Feb 2020 - 30 Jun 2020, Club Voltaire
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit the website.
Illusionaire Magic Show - Friday 26 June 2020 to Saturday 28 November 2020 - Performing arts

Illusionaire Magic Show

26 Jun 2020 - 28 Nov 2020, Athenaeum Theatre
See illusionist couple Rosanna and Angelico as they captivate audiences, and leave you delightfully flabbergasted.
Applause - 1930s Berlin-Inspired Cabaret and Burlesque - Friday 20 December 2019 to Saturday 04 July 2020 - Performing arts

Applause - 1930s Berlin-Inspired Cabaret and Burlesque

20 Dec 2019 - 4 Jul 2020, Speakeasy HQ
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit www.speakeasyhq.com
Edith Piaf: Love, Life and No Regrets  - Tuesday 03 December 2019 to Wednesday 29 April 2020 - Performing arts

Edith Piaf: Love, Life and No Regrets

3 Dec 2019 - 29 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit www.speakeasyhq.com
The Doo Ron Rons – The Ultimate 50s Vintage Cabaret - Saturday 30 November 2019 to Wednesday 29 April 2020 - Performing arts

The Doo Ron Rons – The Ultimate 50s Vintage Cabaret

30 Nov 2019 - 29 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit www.speakeasyhq.com
Varietease - Friday 13 December 2019 to Friday 24 July 2020 - Performing arts

Varietease

13 Dec 2019 - 24 Jul 2020, Speakeasy HQ
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit www.speakeasyhq.com
RatPack Roulette - Friday 03 January 2020 to Wednesday 22 April 2020 - Performing arts

RatPack Roulette

3 Jan 2020 - 22 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
This event has been CANCELLED due to COVID-19. For further information visit www.speakeasyhq.com

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