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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.​
Roaring 20s New Year's Eve Vaudeville and Burlesque - Tuesday 31 December 2019, 8:30pm till late - Performing arts

Roaring 20s New Year's Eve Vaudeville and Burlesque

31 Dec 2019, Speakeasy HQ
Ring in the new year in 1920s vaudeville style, with burlesque, circus acts, fire artists and jazz musicians in the only vaudeville theatre in town.
Mack the Knife – The Bobby Darin Story - Tuesday 10 December 2019 to Tuesday 28 April 2020 - Performing arts

Mack the Knife – The Bobby Darin Story

10 Dec 2019 - 28 Apr 2020, Speakeasy HQ
The life of one of the greatest singers of the 20th century, Bobby Darin, is remembered in a suave, fun and memorable tuxedo croon show.
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience - Tuesday 31 March 2020 to Sunday 05 April 2020 - Performing arts

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

31 Mar 2020 - 5 Apr 2020, Stamford Plaza Melbourne
Sybil, Basil and Manuel invite you to dinner in this improvised, immersive dining experience.
Berlin - Saturday 25 April 2020 to Saturday 06 June 2020 - Performing arts


25 Apr 2020 - 6 Jun 2020, Southbank Theatre
In this spine-tingling romantic thriller, Joanna Murray-Smith creates a world of passion and intrigue, which asks what it really means to forgive.
Queens of the Damned – Prison Dinner Theatre Experience - Saturday 05 October 2019 to Saturday 13 June 2020 - Performing arts

Queens of the Damned – Prison Dinner Theatre Experience

5 Oct 2019 - 13 Jun 2020, Old Melbourne Gaol
You have been sentenced to an evening behind bars at Melbourne's most wanted night out.
Home, I'm Darling - Monday 20 January 2020 to Saturday 22 February 2020 - Performing arts

Home, I'm Darling

20 Jan 2020 - 22 Feb 2020, Southbank Theatre
Every couple needs a little fantasy to keep their marriage sparkling, and Judy is always looking for little ways to brighten her husband Johnny’s day.
Torch the Place - Saturday 08 February 2020 to Saturday 21 March 2020 - Performing arts

Torch the Place

8 Feb 2020 - 21 Mar 2020, Arts Centre Melbourne
Benjamin Law makes his playwriting debut with Torch the Place, a poignant modern comedy about finding clarity in the clutter of life.
Emerald City - Friday 06 March 2020 to Saturday 18 April 2020 - Performing arts

Emerald City

6 Mar 2020 - 18 Apr 2020, Southbank Theatre
Celebrate 50 years of David Williamson’s plays on the stage with an absolute classic of Australian theatre.
I'm Dreaming of a Cabaret Christmas - Saturday 07 December 2019 to Saturday 21 December 2019 - Performing arts

I'm Dreaming of a Cabaret Christmas

7 Dec 2019 - 21 Dec 2019, Speakeasy HQ
Speakeasy presents their annual cabaret Christmas and vaudeville event, featuring a Sinatra tribute, The Audrey twins and more.
Amore e Morte - Saturday 08 February 2020, 5:30pm to 5:55pm - Performing arts

Amore e Morte

8 Feb 2020, The Butterfly Club
A new cabaret and dramatic song cycle, playing for one night only.

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