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Upcoming Shows

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 27, 2019

Howler Bar, Brunswick VIC, Australia

Funny, moving, surprising and engaging, Queerstories has been selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, bringing storytellers from all walks of life to the stage.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Writing the Body (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 28, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Carly Findlay and Lee Kofman are both authors of new memoirs that examine how our bodies shape who we become, and what it’s like to look different.

Writing the Body (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Saturday March 30, 2019

Akoonah Park, Berwick VIC, Australia

The Casey Kids Carnival is a free day of activities for children of all ages. The event will include live performers, rides, interactive games, roving entertainers, face painters, art and crafts and live animals

Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Finding The Field: FILM SCREENING AND Q&A [Melbourne]
Saturday March 30, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Includes a Q&A with film-maker Lynn-Maree Milburn and NGV curator Beckett Rozentals.

Finding The Field: FILM SCREENING AND Q&A [Melbourne]
The 36th Annual Green Room Awards [Melbourne]
Monday April 1, 2019

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join Melbourne’s Arts Industry at the iconic Comedy Theatre on the 1st of April as we celebrate and applaud the achievements of our talented peers.

The 36th Annual Green Room Awards [Melbourne]
Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellow Lecture – Julie McNamara [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 3, 2019

Grant Street Theatre, Southbank, VIC, Australia

As both an artist and activist, Julie McNamara (Artistic Director of Vital Xposure) has a unique voice in Disability Arts internationally.

Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellow Lecture - Julie McNamara [Melbourne]
Billionaire Boy (Schools Only) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 4, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Everyone assumes Joe’s money has bought him happiness, but what he really needs is a friend.

Billionaire Boy (Schools Only)  [Melbourne]
Alexander S. C. Rower in Conversation (NGV) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 4, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Alexander S. C. Rower is President of Calder Foundation and grandson of the artist.

Alexander S. C. Rower in Conversation (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Never the Less: Disability, Displacement and Human Rights (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday April 5, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In this conversation, presented in partnership with Human Rights Watch, we’ll focus on some key issues and priorities, especially relating to disability rights in the region and in conflict zones.

Never the Less: Disability, Displacement and Human Rights (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Billionaire Boy (Public) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 6, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Everyone assumes Joe’s money has bought him happiness, but what he really needs is a friend.

Billionaire Boy (Public)  [Melbourne]
Alexander Calder in Paris (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 6, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Learn about the period of travel and the impact on Calder’s progression from a painter who made his living sketching and making toys to creating work that critics would describe as ‘drawing in space

Alexander Calder in Paris (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Carl Donnelly Full of Beans (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 6, 2019

Mantra on Russell, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join one of the UK’s finest comedians for a show exploring the difficulty of finding out who you are in such a rapidly changing world.

Carl Donnelly Full of Beans (MICF) [Melbourne]
Ability Fest [Coburg, VIC]
Sunday April 7, 2019

Coburg Velodrome, Coburg VIC, Australia

This 1-day festival will raise funds used to help young Australians with disabilities fulfil their potential through their grant program.

Ability Fest [Coburg, VIC]
Mark Watson The Infinite Show (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 7, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Mark Watson – sporting a cupboard full of UK awards, a famously high joke-rate and a lightning-fast metabolism – returns to his adopted home with the show that stormed the Edinburgh Fringe.

Mark Watson The Infinite Show (MICF) [Melbourne]
Eleanor Tiernan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 10, 2019

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Warning: Some of the advice contained in this show may jeopardise your future personal and financial security. Attendance is compulsory ?

Eleanor Tiernan (MICF) [Melbourne]
TOMMY LITTLE – Self Diagnosed Genius [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 10, 2019

The Forum Downstairs, Melbourne, VIC 3000 VIC, Australia

Tommy Little is a genius. He has the nude bungee jumps, broken bones and shit tattoos to prove it.

TOMMY LITTLE - Self Diagnosed Genius [Melbourne]
TOM BALLARD – Enough [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 10, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Tom doesn’t have a real job any more. Please come and give him some of your hard-earned money in exchange for the product of laughter.

TOM BALLARD - Enough [Melbourne]
Claire Healy Truth or Claire (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 11, 2019

Campari House, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Claire’s favourite dinosaur is a Pterodactyl. Other favourite things include going to Aldi, her murderous goldfish Gavin, fighting the patriarchy, and cheese. 

Claire Healy Truth or Claire (MICF) [Melbourne]
Geraldine Hickey Things Are Going Well (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 11, 2019

Imperial Hotel, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Geraldine does things like mushroom hunting now, even though she doesn’t really like Mushrooms. Clearly things are going well.

Geraldine Hickey Things Are Going Well (MICF) [Melbourne]
Single Asian Female by Michelle Law [Melbourne]
Thursday April 11, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A heartfelt-comedy about family, culture and the strength of women. “Joyful, and laugh-out-loud funny from start to end…” Suzy Wrong

Single Asian Female by Michelle Law [Melbourne]
Up Next [Melbourne]
Friday April 12, 2019

The Channel, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria VIC, Australia

A stand-up comedy night presenting Australia’s funniest young comedians.

Up Next [Melbourne]
Sarah Keyworth Dark Horse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday April 12, 2019

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In her brilliant debut hour, Sarah questions how this girl is being raised and reflects on her own upbringing, identity and sexuality.

Sarah Keyworth Dark Horse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Alice Tovey: Garbage Monster (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 14, 2019

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Alice Tovey’s new show, Garbage Monster, explores the parts of ourselves and our society that we hide away. 

Alice Tovey: Garbage Monster (MICF) [Melbourne]
Foil, Arms & Hog – CRAIC-LING Tour [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 17, 2019

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

CRAIC-LING is a fast-paced sketch show featuring a tutorial in how to hold a baby, a Gregorian chant about drunken monks and a step by step guide in how to kill an actor.

Foil, Arms & Hog - CRAIC-LING Tour [Melbourne]
CAL WILSON – Gifted Underachiever [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 17, 2019

Victoria Hotel, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Cal’s been at this whole life thing for a while now, but she still hasn’t quite nailed it. How can you reach your potential when someone left it on the top shelf?

CAL WILSON – Gifted Underachiever [Melbourne]
WIL ANDERSON – Wil Informed [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 17, 2019

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Wil’s reputation for delivering an outstanding, brand-new hour of comedy every year speaks for itself. He has sold out Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre for the last 11 years which surely has to be some kind of record. 

WIL ANDERSON - Wil Informed [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 18, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Dr. Duck Bulk Billing [Melbourne]
Thursday April 18, 2019

Speakeasy HQ, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Sketch comedy stalwarts Dr. Duck are back with a new show of all-new sketches. Clever, witty, sharp and satirical.

Dr. Duck Bulk Billing [Melbourne]
Tim Minchin – Back [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 23, 2019

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

*SOLD OUT – TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage with his first national tour since 2012.

Tim Minchin - Back [Melbourne]
Tim Minchin – Back [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 23, 2019

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

(SOLD OUT)TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage with his first national tour since 2012.

Tim Minchin - Back [Melbourne]
F-Word Address: Alison Whittaker (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 24, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The F Word Address is our annual talk from an outstanding Australian woman on a pressing feminist issue.

F-Word Address: Alison Whittaker (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tim Minchin – Back [Sydney]
Monday April 29, 2019

State Theatre, Sydney , Australia

(SOLD OUT)TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage with his first national tour since 2012.

Tim Minchin - Back [Sydney]
Wakey Wakey [Melbourne]
Saturday May 11, 2019

Red Stitch Actors Theatre, St Kilda VIC, Australia

But, so, there’s the plan, some idea, and then there’s nature, and you, everyone, you adjust. And your life, is the adjustment.

Wakey Wakey [Melbourne]
The Gruffalo [Melbourne]
Tuesday May 14, 2019

Drum Theatre, Dandenong VIC, Australia

“Beg, borrow or steal tickets. Your kids will love you for it.” – Stage Whispers

The Gruffalo [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday May 16, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Muriel’s Wedding The Musical [Melbourne]
Sunday June 2, 2019

Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Undateable. Unemployable. Unstoppable.

Muriel's Wedding The Musical [Melbourne]
Cloud Street PART ONE (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Thursday June 6, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Haunted House, Monument of Love, Great Continent. Cloudstreet is all that and more! (Encounter the epic story of Cloudstreet in two parts).

Cloud Street PART ONE (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Cloud Street PART TWO (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Friday June 7, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Haunted House, Monument of Love, Great Continent. Cloudstreet is all that and more! (Encounter the epic story of Cloudstreet in two parts).

Cloud Street PART TWO  (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Melbourne]
Friday July 5, 2019

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.

Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends [Melbourne]
Shakespeare in Love [Melbourne]
Saturday August 10, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This award winning script has been transformed by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot) into a side-splitting stage comedy with a stirring love story at its heart.

Shakespeare in Love [Melbourne]
Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 31, 2019

Merlyn Theatre, Malthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A BOGAN AND BOURGEOIS BATTLE FOR A SUBURBAN BACKYARD.

Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre) [Melbourne]
Laser Beak Man [Melbourne]
Friday September 20, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The world of Laser Beak Man is brought to life in puppet form by the creative minds of Dead Puppet Society.

Laser Beak Man [Melbourne]
Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Sunday December 15, 2019

Willow Park, Wodonga Victoria , Australia

Wodonga Brass presents this traditional Carols by Candlelight.

Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]

 

 

Past Shows

About Writing for Anthologies (Writers Victoria) [Melbourne]
Monday March 25, 2019

Writers Victoria, Melbourne VIC, Australia

WITH: Carly Findlay, Rebecca Lim, Hope Muthambu, Danielle Binks. Anthologies can be a wonderful way of networking, increasing your literary footprint, contributing to causes you believe in, sharing your experiences, or even starting a writing career.

About Writing for Anthologies (Writers Victoria) [Melbourne]
Those Who Rock [Melbourne]
Sunday March 24, 2019

Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank VIC, Australia

Hundreds of everyday guitarists from across Melbourne take over Hamer Hall in one epic free concert, playing alongside a line-up of Aussie music legends. 

Those Who Rock [Melbourne]
Picasso and His Dog [Melbourne]
Sunday March 24, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Based on a true story, Picasso and His Dog tells the heart-warming tale of a man and his dog, and the art that their friendship inspired.

Picasso and His Dog [Melbourne]
Darebin Community & Kite Festival [Melbourne]
Sunday March 24, 2019

Edwardes Lake Park, Reservoir, Reservoir VIC VIC, Australia

The Darebin Community & Kite Festival is an outdoor cultural and community celebration and perennial favourite.

Darebin Community & Kite Festival [Melbourne]
World Storytelling Day for Kids [Melbourne]
Saturday March 23, 2019

Library At The Dock, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come celebrate this global day with words and wonder! There will also be a display of storytelling books and resources.

World Storytelling Day for Kids [Melbourne]
Briefs: Close Encounters [Melbourne]
Friday March 22, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Fresh from London’s West End, the boys are back in town with a dazzling new show, featuring their trademark heart-stopping blend of insanely talented cabaret burlesque, comic capery and circus to die for – all with punkish swagger. 

Briefs: Close Encounters [Melbourne]
You Animal, You (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Friday March 22, 2019

North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne , Australia

This provocative, bold dance theatre work examines just what it is that makes us human in a desensitised age.

You Animal, You (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
World Problems [Melbourne]
Friday March 22, 2019

fortyfive downstairs, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

World Problems is a funny and poetic reflection of our monolithic, interconnected world

World Problems [Melbourne]
Intercultural Cities Gala Dinner 2019 [Ballarat, VIC]
Friday March 22, 2019

Mecure Ballarat, Golden Point VIC , Australia

This a ticketed event that brings the entire community together to celebrate Ballarat’s wonderful diversity!

Intercultural Cities Gala Dinner 2019 [Ballarat, VIC]
Picasso and His Dog (schools performance) [Melbourne]
Friday March 22, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Based on a true story, Picasso and His Dog tells the heart-warming tale of a man and his dog, and the art that their friendship inspired.

Picasso and His Dog (schools performance) [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 21, 2019

LA TROBE UNIVERSITY – SHEPPARTON, SHEPPARTON VIC, Australia

Funny, moving, surprising and engaging, Queerstories has been selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, bringing storytellers from all walks of life to the stage.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Lady Example (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 21, 2019

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

A sweeping, operatic dance of bodies, words and women.

Lady Example (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 21, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Biladurang (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 20, 2019

Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Joel Bray is black. Well, he’s white, but black. Y’know? He’s trapped in a hotel room somewhere in Melbourne and you, the audience, are trapped with him.

Biladurang (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Refik Anadol – In the Mind’s Eye (NGV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 20, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

Refik Anadol is world-renowned for exploring the relationship between art and machine intelligence.

Refik Anadol – In the Mind’s Eye (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Somini Sengupta: Hot Cities on a Hotter Planet (NGV) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 19, 2019

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

At a time when the majority of the world’s population is urban, climate change presents grave new risks for the world’s cities and forces city folks to figure out how to survive.

Somini Sengupta: Hot Cities on a Hotter Planet (NGV)  [Melbourne]
First Dance (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Monday March 18, 2019

North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne , Australia

Do you remember your first dance? From baby steps and blue-light discos to bridal waltzes and professional debuts, First Dance takes you back to that exhilarating, nerve-wracking or fun moment that you may not even recall.

First Dance (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Art Book Fair (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 17, 2019

NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Featuring diverse emerging and established local and international publishers, artists and writers.

Melbourne Art Book Fair (NGV) [Melbourne]
Kids ArtyFarty Festival [Melbourne]
Sunday March 17, 2019

Sills Bend in Warringal Parklands, Heidelberg Victoria, Australia

Come to Banyule’s annual Kids Arts Festival where everyone gets to play, create, experiment and have fun!

Kids ArtyFarty Festival [Melbourne]
Experience Casey [Victoria]
Saturday March 16, 2019

Bunjil Place, Narre Warren VIC, Australia

Come and see the culturally vibrant and diverse community of Casey. 

Experience Casey [Victoria]
Melbourne Art Book Fair (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 16, 2019

NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Featuring diverse emerging and established local and international publishers, artists and writers.

Melbourne Art Book Fair (NGV) [Melbourne]
John Wardle on Somewhere Other (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 16, 2019

NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE (Exhibition Space), Melbourne VIC, Australia

As part of Melbourne Design Week, John Wardle introduces audiences to the development of the project and its re-creation at NGV Australia.

John Wardle on Somewhere Other (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Same but Different (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Friday March 15, 2019

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

Four First Nation female artists, each from a different Country within Australia, invite you to share in a conversation that they have been yarning about for years.

Same but Different (Dance Massive) [Melbourne]
Reframing the Past Through Design (NGV) [Melbourne]
Friday March 15, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Design and museum professionals discuss the opportunities that a collaborative approach to the presentation of art and design brings, reframing the past to connect to the future.

Reframing the Past Through Design (NGV)  [Melbourne]
The Age of Hostility: Investigating Internet Trolling (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 13, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘Don’t feed the trolls’ – it’s the conventional wisdom of the internet. But who are the trolls? What motivates them? And, beyond ignoring them, how do we limit the destruction they wreak on people’s lives?

The Age of Hostility: Investigating Internet Trolling (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
Sunday March 10, 2019

Daylesford – Victoria Park, Daylesford VIC, Australia

ChillOut, Australia’s number one Queer Country Pride festival, ­is held in the gay capital of regional Victoria – Daylesford – in Hepburn Shire.

Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
Closing Performances | Love Letters To Feminisms IWD GCP [Melbourne]
Saturday March 9, 2019

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Footscray, Victoria, Australia 3011 VIC, Australia

Trocadero Art Space and Loving Feminist Literature are excited to present an afternoon of feminist performance as part of Love Letters To Feminisms | International Women’s Day GCP and in celebration of International Women’s Day

Closing Performances | Love Letters To Feminisms IWD GCP [Melbourne]
A sense of place: Hans and Nora at Home and Abroad (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 9, 2019

NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE (Exhibition Space), Melbourne VIC, Australia

Allan Campbell examines the significance of place in the life and work of Hans and Nora Heysen.

A sense of place: Hans and Nora at Home and Abroad (NGV)  [Melbourne]
Rawcus (exhibition opening) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 7, 2019

St Kilda Town Hall,, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

Opening of exhibition – “Becoming” – celebrating ageing and challenges ageism through creativity, community and connection.

Rawcus (exhibition opening) [Melbourne]
The Drag of Narrm (Let’s Take Over) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 2, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Free and accessible, it’s an evening out for all with a perfect blend of celebration and revolution – because why shouldn’t they exist as one?

The Drag of Narrm (Let's Take Over) [Melbourne]
Urban Youth Hip Hop Class (Let’s Take Over) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 2, 2019

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Learn Hip Hop with the young crew from Urban Youth in a 50 minute masterclass. Bring your friends or join complete strangers, and dance to you drop.

Urban Youth Hip Hop Class (Let's Take Over) [Melbourne]
The Lady in the Van [Melbourne]
Saturday March 2, 2019

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Lady in the Van is a mostly true story of the fascinating relationship between the award-winning British writer and his long-term guest.

The Lady in the Van [Melbourne]
Woven (outdoor theatrical performance) [Melbourne]
Saturday March 2, 2019

Gasworks Arts Park, Albert Park Victoria, Australia

Woven’ is an interactive performance that links the audience, performers and the environment together to create a shared experience

Woven (outdoor theatrical performance) [Melbourne]
Temporal Proximities (Abbotsford Convent) [Melbourne]
Friday March 1, 2019

Abbotsford Convent Community Room, Abbotsford VIC, Australia

Temporal Proximities features work by contemporary Australian artists

Temporal Proximities (Abbotsford Convent) [Melbourne]
The Wheeler Centre Gala 2019: Crush [Melbourne]
Thursday February 28, 2019

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

How much of our best writing, art and music do we owe to crushes, and the intensity they lend to our days and nights? And, actually, how much of our worst?

The Wheeler Centre Gala 2019: Crush [Melbourne]
Refuge Inasi First Harvest (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Thursday February 28, 2019

Stables Meat Market, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Meaningful relationships often begin with the sharing of food. During Refuge Lab 2019, take a seat at the table with INASI, an old Tongan festivity of the first harvest.

Refuge Inasi First Harvest (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Makeshift Gathering The Work You Do, The Community You Are [Melbourne]
Wednesday February 27, 2019

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join radio producers and presenters Areej Nur and Samira Farah to unpack the process of curation and the often inaccessible structures in programming within Melbourne artistic institutions.

Makeshift Gathering The Work You Do, The Community You Are [Melbourne]
Fair Play Symposium (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Wednesday February 27, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Fair Play Symposium focuses on tangible ways to improve equity and inclusive practice in the Victorian creative industries.

Fair Play Symposium (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Fair Play Symposium (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday February 26, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Fair Play Symposium focuses on tangible ways to improve equity and inclusive practice in the Victorian creative industries.

Fair Play Symposium (Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
The Greek Mythological Boat Show by SPARC Theatre [Melbourne]
Friday February 22, 2019

Christ Church, St Kilda VIC, Australia

Join SPARC Theatre on a journey of migration, shared culture, transformation and exploration of a dream spacial realm

The Greek Mythological Boat Show by SPARC Theatre [Melbourne]
PHOTO 2020 International Festival of Photography [Melbourne]
Thursday February 21, 2019

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

This event is the launch of PHOTO 2020 International Festival of Photography.

PHOTO 2020 International Festival of Photography [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday February 20, 2019

Howler Bar, Brunswick VIC, Australia

Funny, moving, surprising and engaging, Queerstories has been selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, bringing storytellers from all walks of life to the stage.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Geelong Rainbow Festival Fair Day [Geelong]
Sunday February 10, 2019

Johnstone Park, Geelong, Geelong VIC, Australia

Invite your family and friends, set up your own picnic spot and enjoy this big day of Family friendly, rainbow fun and festivities. This is a free event for everyone.

Geelong Rainbow Festival Fair Day [Geelong]
Merciless Gods [Melbourne]
Saturday February 9, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Dan Giovannoni’s Green Room Award winning adaptation of Christos Tsiolkas’ Merciless Gods is a brutal and tender examination of queer immigrant experiences in Australia.

Merciless Gods [Melbourne]
An Evening with Nigella Lawson [Melbourne]
Saturday February 9, 2019

Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank VIC, Australia

Meet the woman behind the cookbook in a brand new show.

An Evening with Nigella Lawson [Melbourne]
Laura Imbruglia “The Creeps” Single Launch [Melbourne]
Thursday February 7, 2019

The Toff in Town, Melbourne , Australia

After re-introducing the world to her music via recent singles “Tricks” and “Diptych” (both accompanied by highly entertaining music videos), Laura Imbruglia returns to launch AC/DC-esque new track, “The Creeps”.

Laura Imbruglia “The Creeps” Single Launch [Melbourne]
Midsumma Pride March 2019 [Melbourne]
Sunday February 3, 2019

Fitzroy St & Catani Gardens, Fitzroy St, St Kilda VIC, Australia

Paint on those stripes, fluff up your feathers, and douse yourself in glitter to march through St Kilda in Melbourne’s iconic parade of rainbows and pride.

Midsumma Pride March 2019 [Melbourne]
Midsumma 2019: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
Saturday February 2, 2019

Kelly Park Centre, Werribee VIC, Australia

Think community meets high art meets LGBTIQ culture. Park Lounge will welcome you into Werribee’s heart and leave you wanting more

Midsumma 2019: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
Body and Country (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 2, 2019

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Is it possible to separate body from Country? What does this mean for First Nations trans and gender diverse people? And how does one negotiate the tensions of culture, racism and identity to live with authenticity?

Body and Country (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
M.C. Escher: Illusions, Inventions and Infinity [Melbourne]
Saturday February 2, 2019

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

M. C. Escher made some of the most iconic prints of the twentieth century. His tessellations, optical illusions and incredibly detailed prints have been admired by artists, designers, mathematicians and architects for decades.

M.C. Escher: Illusions, Inventions and Infinity [Melbourne]
MidsummaHAHA at the Midsumma Festival Bar [Melbourne]
Friday February 1, 2019

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

A night of your funniest local queer comedians.

MidsummaHAHA at the Midsumma Festival Bar [Melbourne]
Beast (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday February 1, 2019

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Welcome to Beast, a comedy show by the world-famous transgender performer, Krishna Istha. Just kidding, trans people don’t get to be world famous, that’s not how this works.

Beast (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Underground Railroad Game [Melbourne]
Friday February 1, 2019

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The history teachers at Hanover Middle School have an R-rated lesson in store. Take your seat. Today’s subject is race, with a little sex, history and power on the side.

Underground Railroad Game [Melbourne]
MDLSX by Motus (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday February 1, 2019

Parlour Room, Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In this mind-blowing theatrical trip, platinum-maned punk god/dess Silvia Calderoni uses her family’s home videos to blur fiction with her own life story.

MDLSX by Motus (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Midsumma Presents – Dancing Qweens [Melbourne]
Thursday January 31, 2019

Dancehouse, North Carlton VIC, Australia

“A striking sense of imagination” – The Times (UK), 2018

Midsumma Presents - Dancing Qweens [Melbourne]
Old Stock – A Refugee Love Story [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 30, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A dark, funny and high-energy klezmer-folk tale inspired by the real-life story of two Romanian Jews seeking refuge in Canada in 1908.

Old Stock – A Refugee Love Story [Melbourne]
Playtime Staged Readings (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 30, 2019

Gasworks Arts Park, Albert Park Victoria, Australia

Witness the first staged readings of brand new queer focussed theatre works

Playtime Staged Readings (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Midsumma Comedy Extravaganza [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 29, 2019

Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank VIC, Australia

Arts Centre Melbourne and Midsumma Festival bring you the cream of the queer comedy crop this year, with a star-studded night of camp LOLs and butch hysterics.

Midsumma Comedy Extravaganza [Melbourne]
Midsumma 2019 – Panel Discussion [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 29, 2019

The Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

For one night only Switchboard will be teaming up with Midsumma 2019 to create a special night of thought provoking conversation and story telling.

Midsumma 2019 - Panel Discussion [Melbourne]
Whitehorse Australia Day Concert [Melbourne]
Saturday January 26, 2019

Whitehorse Civic Centre, Nunawading Victoria, Australia

Celebrate Australia Day with this wonderful night of entertainment and you can see the night go out with a bang with a stunning 10-minute fireworks finale.

Whitehorse Australia Day Concert [Melbourne]
Australia Day Celebrations 2019 (Whittlesea Council) [Melbourne]
Saturday January 26, 2019

Whittlesea – Terrace Lawns Council Offices, South Morang VIC, Australia

Celebrate Australia Day with your family at our free outdoor concert on the lawn outside the Council Offices in South Morang

Australia Day Celebrations 2019 (Whittlesea Council) [Melbourne]
Australia Day Festival 2019 [Dandenong, VIC]
Saturday January 26, 2019

Dandenong Park, Dandenong VIC, Australia

This all ages festival will feature two stages of live music, roving performers, community, food and market stalls, rides, family activities, backyard sports, workshops, games, storytelling, marshmallows, fireworks and more!

Australia Day Festival 2019 [Dandenong, VIC]
Gender Euphoria (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Thursday January 24, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Goodbye gender dysphoria – hello Gender Euphoria.

Gender Euphoria (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Book Launch: Say Hello (Writers Victoria) [Melbourne]
Thursday January 24, 2019

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us in The Performance Space at The Wheeler Centre to help launch ‘Say Hello’, which is both a moving memoir and a proud manifesto on disability and appearance diversity by former Write-ability Fellow and tutor Carly Findlay.

Book Launch: Say Hello (Writers Victoria) [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 23, 2019

Brunswick Mechanics Institute, Brunswick VIC , Australia

Funny, moving, surprising and engaging, Queerstories has been selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, bringing storytellers from all walks of life to the stage.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize: opening 2019 [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 22, 2019

No Vacancy, QV Gallery, Melbourne VIC, Australia

The selection of queer artists from across the country showcase their potent personal and political perspectives of the world.

Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize: opening 2019 [Melbourne]
Midsumma Carnival 2019 [Melbourne]
Sunday January 20, 2019

Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne , Australia

The most fabulous queer-day-out @midsumma

Midsumma Carnival 2019 [Melbourne]
Cricket – AUS v IND (3rd ODI) [Melbourne]
Friday January 18, 2019

MCG, Richmond VIC, Australia

AUS vs INDIA ODI

Cricket - AUS v IND (3rd ODI) [Melbourne]
The Legend of Queen Kong [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 16, 2019 - Sunday January 20, 2019

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

QUEEN KONG, in a space-fiction rock-concert of meteoric proportions.

The Legend of Queen Kong [Melbourne]
Music Play Children’s Festival [Melbourne]
Wednesday January 16, 2019

Melbourne Recital Centre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Specifically designed music making session for children who are deaf or hard of hearing

Music Play Children’s Festival [Melbourne]
Boxing Day Test – Australia vs India [Melbourne]
Wednesday December 26, 2018

MCG, Richmond VIC, Australia

Melbourne Cricket Ground set to host the Boxing Day test, with Auslan access at the ceremonies.

Boxing Day Test - Australia vs India [Melbourne]
Shepparton Carols [Melbourne]
Sunday December 23, 2018

Queens Gardens, Shepparton, Shepparton VIC, Australia

It is a free community event and everyone is invited to attend this wonderful celebration!

Shepparton Carols [Melbourne]
Christmas Carols [Ballarat]
Sunday December 16, 2018

Mars Stadium, Wendouree VIC VIC, Australia

Free community event presented by Ballarat Churches and supported by the City of Ballarat.

Christmas Carols [Ballarat]
Carols at Como Park [Melbourne]
Sunday December 16, 2018

Como Park, South Yarra VIC, Australia

Celebrate the festive season with a free evening of carols and entertainment under the stars

Carols at Como Park [Melbourne]
Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Sunday December 16, 2018

Willow Park, Wodonga Victoria , Australia

Wodonga Brass presents this traditional Carols by Candlelight.

Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Victoria]
Whitehorse Carols [Melbourne]
Sunday December 16, 2018

Whitehorse Civic Centre Precinct, Nunawading Victoria, Australia

Get into the Christmas Spirit with this family friendly event for the whole family.

Whitehorse Carols [Melbourne]
Manningham Carols by Candlelight 2018 [Victoria]
Friday December 14, 2018

Ruffey Lake Park, Doncaster VIC, Australia

Pack a picnic rug and head to Ruffey Lake Park to celebrate the festive season with traditional carols and musical entertainment, a free family festival, and a spectacular evening fireworks display.

Manningham Carols by Candlelight 2018 [Victoria]
City of Whittlesea – Carols by Candlelight [Melbourne]
Friday December 14, 2018

Terrace Lawns, Civic Centre, South Morang VIC, Australia

Tis the season for festive fun so bring the family along to share the spirit at the City of Whittlesea Carols by Candlelight.

City of Whittlesea - Carols by Candlelight [Melbourne]
Carols in Harmony Square [Dandenong VIC]
Friday December 14, 2018

City of Greater Dandenong, Dandenong VIC, Australia

Come and sing along at this free family event.  This year Carols in Harmony Square will include exciting performances and interactive activities.  Be ready for lots of fun and a visit from Santa!

Carols in Harmony Square [Dandenong VIC]
Fresh Meet (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Thursday December 13, 2018

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Fresh Meet is the ultimate end of year party for the independent arts community. Bring your creative comrades and friends, raise a glass to 2018 and look forward to what’s next.

Fresh Meet (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Bayside Carols in the Park [Victoria]
Tuesday December 11, 2018

Dendy park, Brighton East, 3187, Brighton East VIC, Australia

Pack a picnic rug and head down to Dendy Park to celebrate the festive season!

Bayside Carols in the Park [Victoria]
An evening with Malala Yousafzai [Melbourne]
Tuesday December 11, 2018

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf VIC, Australia

Malala will take audiences inside her remarkable story; “I had a choice: I could live a quiet life or I could make the most of this new life I had been given.”  Malala Yousafzai

An evening with Malala Yousafzai [Melbourne]
Monash Carols [Melbourne]
Sunday December 9, 2018

Jells Park, Wheelers Hill , Australia

This year the celebrations at our annual Monash Carols by Candlelight on Sunday 9 December will be bigger than ever

Monash Carols  [Melbourne]
Christmas Concert at Central Park [Melbourne]
Sunday December 9, 2018

Central Park, Malvern East VIC, Australia

New time and format for this Sunday afternoon family twilight concert 2018 program currently in development.

Christmas Concert at Central Park [Melbourne]
Carols by Kingston [Melbourne]
Sunday December 9, 2018

Chelsea Bicentennial Park,, Chelsea VIC, Australia

Carols by Kingston is a great chance to get together with friends and family before the holidays and relax in the park and feel the Christmas cheer!

Carols by Kingston [Melbourne]
Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 9, 2018

Southern Lights Church, Skye Victoria, Australia, Australia

Join us for our FREE annual Community Christmas Festival

Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Darebin Carols In “All Nations Park” [Melbourne]
Saturday December 8, 2018

All Nations Park, Northcote VIC, Australia

Bring a picnic to this FREE event and celebrate Christmas with your community!

Darebin Carols In "All Nations Park" [Melbourne]
Carols by the Lake 2018 [Coburg, VIC]
Saturday December 8, 2018

Coburg Lake Reserve, Coburg Victoria, Australia

The magical annual carols by candlelight event is on again in December with roaming performers, children activities and stage entertainment for the whole family.

Carols by the Lake 2018 [Coburg, VIC]
Cardinia Shire’s Carols By Candlelight (Pakenham) [Melbourne]
Saturday December 8, 2018

Toomuc Recreation Reserve, Pakenham VIC, Australia

A fun evening for all to celebrate Christmas, the festive season and the community.

Cardinia Shire's Carols By Candlelight (Pakenham) [Melbourne]
Being Human: William Wegman [Melbourne]
Saturday December 8, 2018

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

When referring to William Wegman’s first muse, his dog Man Ray, critic Laurence Wieder asked ‘does Man Ray understand his place in art?’

Being Human: William Wegman [Melbourne]
Dance Massive (Program Launch) [Melbourne]
Thursday December 6, 2018

Dancehouse, North Carlton VIC, Australia

Dance Massive is Australia’s largest celebration of contemporary dance.

Dance Massive (Program Launch) [Melbourne]
Master of Illusion: M.C. Escher [Melbourne]
Sunday December 2, 2018

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A master of optical illusion, M. C. Escher combines different perspectives in his prints, presenting visual contradictions that have long intrigued audiences.

Master of Illusion: M.C. Escher [Melbourne]
The Director [Melbourne]
Saturday December 1, 2018

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Blurring the roles of funeral director and theatre director, Thoms and Turnbull ask each other to perform tasks, share knowledge and give feedback on each other’s actions.

The Director [Melbourne]
PLACE – Womens Circus End of Year Cabaret & Fundraiser [Melbourne]
Saturday December 1, 2018

Women’s’ Circus, West Footscray, VIC, Australia

Our members have been working hard to put together a stellar line up of circus acts

PLACE - Womens Circus End of Year Cabaret & Fundraiser [Melbourne]
The Very Hungry Caterpillar [Melbourne]
Saturday December 1, 2018

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar [Melbourne]
Eric Idle: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life [Melbourne]
Friday November 30, 2018

Level 2, The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for a night of absurdity, wit, and behind-the-scenes stories, at the Athenaeum Theatre.

Eric Idle: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life [Melbourne]
Supper Club: The C-Word [Melbourne]
Thursday November 29, 2018

Arts House North Melbourne Town Hall, North Melbourne VIC, Australia

Usually you wouldn’t drop ‘the C-word’ into a nice dinner conversation, but at this Supper Club it will be on everyone’s lips: it’s time to talk about cancer.

Supper Club: The C-Word [Melbourne]
 Ten Stories of Melbourne [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 28, 2018

The Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Hear from ten brilliant writers – both established and emerging – who have made Melbourne home for either a short time or a lifetime

 Ten Stories of Melbourne [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 28, 2018

Howler Bar, Brunswick VIC, Australia

Funny, moving, surprising and engaging, Queerstories has been selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, bringing storytellers from all walks of life to the stage.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Melbourne]
Ben Quilty with Richard Flanagan On Home (TSOL) [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 28, 2018

Goldfields Theatre, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf VIC, Australia

Artist Ben Quilty and writer Richard Flanagan join The School of Life to talk about the meaning of home and the power of vulnerable voices. 

Ben Quilty with Richard Flanagan On Home (TSOL) [Melbourne]