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Upcoming Shows

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 21, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies bursts on to the stage in a rampaging musical comedy for children aged 5 and up!

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
We Are Family: Supporting LGBTIQA+ Family Members [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 21, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

How can we make sure that young LGBTIQA+ people are safe, respected and supported at home? What role do parents, siblings and other family members have to play in preventing family violence? And what needs to shift in our communities and society?

We Are Family: Supporting LGBTIQA+ Family Members [Melbourne]
Reference Material [Melbourne]
Thursday April 22, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

REFERENCE MATERIAL is a new dance work from choreographer, Alisdair Macindoe, exploring the process and history of dance making in the age of narcissism and digital interdependence.

Reference Material [Melbourne]
THE PEOPLE OF CABARET: WE ARE HERE (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday April 23, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The People of Cabaret present a loud and proud lineup of outstanding artists and performers from the cabaret, burlesque, drag and circus scene

THE PEOPLE OF CABARET: WE ARE HERE (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join artists of the Queerantine in the Flesh exhibition for two special Q&A panel discussion events where they discuss their works and how they operate as queer artists living, working, playing and creating during COVID-19.

QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Becoming Us series (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

Immigration Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join Nevo, Adolfo, Frances and Jax in conversation on coming-of-age moments in their lives and the LGBTIQA+ community.

Becoming Us series (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
TAKE IT FROM ME: ARCHER LAUNCH EDITION (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The much-loved sex and relationships advice series, Take It From Me, is back – and badder than ever, gleefully tossing up handfuls of laughter, love and stardust.

TAKE IT FROM ME: ARCHER LAUNCH EDITION (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 25, 2021

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join artists of the Queerantine in the Flesh exhibition for two special Q&A panel discussion events where they discuss their works and how they operate as queer artists living, working, playing and creating during COVID-19.

QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Queer Playwriting Award Showcase [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 27, 2021

Gasworks Arts Park, Albert Park Victoria, Australia

The annual Queer Playwriting Award (previously Playtime Staged Readings), is a collaboration between Gasworks Arts Park and Midsumma Festival, and part of the Midsumma Presents Program. 

Queer Playwriting Award Showcase [Melbourne]
MIDSUMMA AND AUSTRALIA POST ART AWARD (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 28, 2021

No Vacancy Gallery, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australia’s leading queer visual arts award

MIDSUMMA AND AUSTRALIA POST ART AWARD (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Everyone Is Famous [Melbourne]
Thursday April 29, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Nine young folk wade through the wasteland of the internet to find themselves.

Everyone Is Famous [Melbourne]
ALL THE KING’S HENS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 29, 2021

Comedy Republic Upper House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Bring your queer Magic Mike fantasy to life!

ALL THE KING'S HENS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET – 1st show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Laugh along with your hosts, The Listies. Celebrate our collective differences in an open-air cabaret for kids at the iconic Sidney Myer Music Bowl, as part of Live at the Bowl series.

RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET - 1st show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET – 2nd show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Laugh along with your hosts, The Listies. Celebrate our collective differences in an open-air cabaret for kids at the iconic Sidney Myer Music Bowl, as part of Live at the Bowl series.

RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET - 2nd show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
FANGIRLS [Melbourne]
Friday May 7, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

FANGIRLS follows the uproarious story of Edna, a plucky misfit scholarship girl who believes that she alone can win the heart of the world’s biggest pop star; Harry.

FANGIRLS [Melbourne]
The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday May 11, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What are the books that shaped you? Come and celebrate the texts that have influenced our lives literally and literarily, alongside the reveal of the jam-packed 2021 Emerging Writers’ Festival program.

The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Urzila Carlson [Melbourne]
Saturday May 22, 2021

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

South African-New Zealander URZILA CARLSON is a Token African. She’s also a multi award-winning comedian, the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s highest ticket-seller, and a household name across two continents.

Urzila Carlson [Melbourne]
Midsumma Pride March 2021 – LIVESTREAM [Melbourne]
Sunday May 23, 2021

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

Once again marchers will colour Fitzroy St in a parade of solidarity. Midsumma is encouraging audiences to attend/view the march in ONLY TWO ways: at a venue, or watch from home

Midsumma Pride March 2021 - LIVESTREAM [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Saturday November 27, 2021

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

NEW DATE – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Sunday November 28, 2021

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SOLD OUT – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 15, 2022

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]

 

 

Past Shows

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – second show- (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - second show-  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Kirsty Webeck Chuck A Sickie (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Comedy Republic Upper House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘Incredibly funny, incredibly smart, and most of all, incredibly, incredibly good at what she does. The good gear.’ Pedestrian.tv

Kirsty Webeck Chuck A Sickie (MICF) [Melbourne]
Unsorted [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Footscray VIC, Australia

A fantastical theatre show for children and families about expressing yourself and feeling connected with others

Unsorted [Melbourne]
The People Of Cabaret’s Variety Spectacular [Melbourne]
Saturday April 17, 2021

The Forum Downstairs, Melbourne, VIC 3000 VIC, Australia

Slide your best sequins on, babes – those chinos ain’t gonna cut it when The People of Cabaret take over the Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s Festival Club for one night only!

The People Of Cabaret's Variety Spectacular [Melbourne]
Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Saturday April 17, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies bursts on to the stage in a rampaging musical comedy for children aged 5 and up!

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Grace Under Pressure [Melbourne]
Friday April 16, 2021

Alexander Theatre, The Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Clayton Campus), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Health professionals are with us when we’re born, and they’re with us when we die. They devote their lives to caring for us, but how do we care for them?

Grace Under Pressure [Melbourne]
Tom Gleeson – Lighten Up (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 15, 2021

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A sure fire, killer stand-up at the top of his game.

Tom Gleeson - Lighten Up (MICF)  [Melbourne]
Pill Pop: Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Melbourne]
Thursday April 15, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘This book will change history. It’s the first of its kind in Australia. And I hope it won’t be the last. We deserve better representation in literature.’

Pill Pop: Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Melbourne]
Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 14, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 14, 2021

Royal Brighton Yacht Club, The Bayview Room, Level 1, Brighton Victoria, Australia

Anarchy, conspiracy, drugs, racism, ableism, disability sex whores, Anti-Vax Karens, cover-up culture, is Peter Dutton an actual potato? Whatever the topic, it’s in our wheelhouse. ?The Wheelhouse: It’s current affairs in high-speed chairs.

The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 13, 2021

Royal Brighton Yacht Club, The Bayview Room, Level 1, Brighton Victoria, Australia

Anarchy, conspiracy, drugs, racism, ableism, disability sex whores, Anti-Vax Karens, cover-up culture, is Peter Dutton an actual potato? Whatever the topic, it’s in our wheelhouse. ?The Wheelhouse: It’s current affairs in high-speed chairs.

The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – first show- (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 11, 2021

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - first show-  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cy Fahey – Thinking Man’s Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 10, 2021

Belgian Beer Cafe, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Described as an ‘engaging presence’ (Chortle, UK), three-time Deadly Funny National Finalist Cy Fahey has a weirdness and confronting sense of identity to his humour.

Cy Fahey - Thinking Man's Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Spinifex Gum – Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Friday April 9, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

A compelling performance celebrating the passion and talent of our Indigenous youth with Spinifex Gum.

Spinifex Gum - Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Geraldine Hickey – What a Surprise (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 8, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Geraldine is proving to everyone, including herself, that life begins at 40.

Geraldine Hickey - What a Surprise (MICF) [Melbourne]
Bella Green is Charging For It (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Campari House, Melbourne VIC, Australia

‘Authentic, hilarious, and uplifting.’ WeekendNotes

Bella Green is Charging For It (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tommy Little – I’ll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nothing is off limits at a Tommy Little live show – his real-life antics and setbacks are foolish, funny as hell and definitely his own fault.

Tommy Little - I'll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tom Ballard – We Are All in This (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

‘Will have you laughing til it hurts. 4½ stars’ The Age

Tom Ballard - We Are All in This (MICF) [Melbourne]
Zoë Coombs Marr – Agony! Misery!(MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘Absurdist stand-up at its subversive best. 4 stars’ Evening Standard (UK)

Zoë Coombs Marr - Agony! Misery!(MICF) [Melbourne]
LLOYD LANGFORD – JAZZED (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 6, 2021

Melbounre Town Hall (Powder Room), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Due to the worldwide pandemic and awaiting the results of a partnership visa, Welsh comedian Lloyd Langford is stuck in Australia. But don’t worry, he is absolutely jazzed to be here.

LLOYD LANGFORD – JAZZED (MICF) [Melbourne]
Randy Feltface Purple Privilege (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 4, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Television appearances, awards, world tours – Randy Feltface has led a charmed life.

Randy Feltface Purple Privilege (MICF) [Melbourne]
NEW TO THE NGV: AUSTRALIAN IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 4, 2021

Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Taking an in-depth look at recent acquisitions to the NGV Collection.

NEW TO THE NGV: AUSTRALIAN IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

Greek Centre – Mykonos, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Chasing her eggs, camino chasing, chasing Keanu Reeves in no particular order, and her Mum’s opinion on the topic of her and men, Diana Nguyen is ready for the chase.

Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Portal (Installation) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

O’Donnell Gardens in St Kilda, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Installation is textured and approachable, and activates experiences that are both sensory seeking and sensory avoiding.

Portal (Installation) [Melbourne]
MENTORS, FRIENDS & RIVALS (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Australian Impressionism is underlaid by a tapestry of complex personal relationships between the artists and those close to them.

MENTORS, FRIENDS & RIVALS (NGV) [Melbourne]
Scout Boxall Good Egg (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 1, 2021

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A handy little genre-defying sketch-clown-stand-up-drag multitool, Scout Boxall brings their unique brand of low-fi, prop-heavy absurdity to the stage in their raw first solo hour – Good Egg. And it’s a bloody a cracking time.

Scout Boxall Good Egg (MICF) [Melbourne]
Dave Thornton – Novel Problems (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 31, 2021

Forum Melbourne – Upstairs, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Last year everyone told me they needed a laugh, and guess what? I need an audience so this really could work out well for all of us.

Dave Thornton - Novel Problems (MICF) [Melbourne]
Peter Helliar -Loopy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 28, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Yep, the world is loopy. We should talk about it.

Peter Helliar -Loopy (MICF) [Melbourne]
DI GRIBBLE ARGUMENT (3 x events) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 28, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The Di Gribble Argument honours the contribution of an extraordinary powerhouse of Australian public life, providing an indelible addition to the national debate.

DI GRIBBLE ARGUMENT (3 x events) [Melbourne]
PLAY SCHOOL CONCERT – Let’s Play Together [Essendon, VIC]
Saturday March 27, 2021

Joan M Garde Cultural Centre, Lowther Hall, Essendon Victoria, Australia

Time has been updted to 12.30pm – Join the fun of new discoveries, delightful games to play, songs to sing and stories to enjoy. 

PLAY SCHOOL CONCERT - Let's Play Together [Essendon, VIC]
Virtual Intercultural City Gala (Harmony Fest) [Online]
Friday March 26, 2021


Join us online as we celebrate Ballarat’s wonderful, diverse communities as part of Harmony Fest 2021.

Virtual Intercultural City Gala (Harmony Fest) [Online]
The Urban Forest [Melbourne]
Thursday March 25, 2021

Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Monash Uni, Clayton), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Urban Forest is a sound installation and performative work that situates the audience in a multi-sensory, experiential world

The Urban Forest [Melbourne]
Design the World You Want with Joost Bakker and Jo Barrett [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 24, 2021

The Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Imagine a building that grows food. Now imagine millions of buildings that grow food.

Design the World You Want with Joost Bakker and Jo Barrett [Melbourne]
Breeders [Melbourne]
Sunday March 21, 2021

La Mama Courthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A surreal, darkly funny play about a working-class autistic family and their technicolour brain explosions as they struggle to communicate and connect with one another.

Breeders [Melbourne]
All the Queens Men [Melbourne]
Saturday March 20, 2021

Heide Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

LGBTQI+ Elders Dance Club is a social dance event for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse and intersex elders and their allies.

All the Queens Men [Melbourne]
Enlightenment [Melbourne]
Thursday March 18, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

The most important human being ever born. The most powerful creature ever to exist. Somewhere in our city, they’re about to hook up.

Enlightenment [Melbourne]
Premiere screening of Ganbu Gulin [Victoria]
Saturday March 13, 2021

Preston City Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the screening, stick around for a live music and a panel discussion with filmmakers Benjamin Theodore Pederick and Daniel King (Goodmorningbeautiful Films) and the Darebin Aboriginal Advisory Committee.

Premiere screening of Ganbu Gulin [Victoria]
FUSE Autumn Opening Party [Victoria]
Friday March 12, 2021

Darebin Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

FUSE Autumn Opening Night rings in the start of the festival with a musical celebration and coming together underneath the stars in the Darebin Arts Centre Courtyard.

FUSE Autumn Opening Party [Victoria]
Hot Glueshop (workshop) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 10, 2021

Coburg Court House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A brand-new participatory workshop that aims to make dance more accessible to the public and to promote the significance of creating a united, strong and inclusive presence for women and the LGBTQIA+ community. 

Hot Glueshop (workshop) [Melbourne]
The Human Voice [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 9, 2021

Meat Market Stables, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Taking inspiration from Jean Cocteau’s 1930 play of the same name – Pericope Productions presents a contemporary exploration of telephone conversation.

The Human Voice [Melbourne]
Come From Away [Melbourne]
Sunday March 7, 2021

Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

New date ! “UPLIFTING, INSPIRING, JOYOUS. AN EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF OPEN-HEARTED GENEROSITY.” (Limelight)

Come From Away [Melbourne]
In Conversation with PATRICIA KARVELLIS [Victoria]
Saturday March 6, 2021

Hepburn Pavilion Cafe Ampi-theatre, Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Join Patricia in an evening of conversation that is sure to both stimulate your mind and entertain you.

In Conversation with  PATRICIA KARVELLIS [Victoria]
Queerstories (Chillout Festival) [Daylesford, VIC]
Thursday March 4, 2021

Hepburn Pavilion Cafe Ampi-theatre, Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Vulnerable and powerful, hilarious and heartbreaking, Queerstories celebrates the culture and creativity of the LGBTQI+ community one true story at a time. A national storytelling project directed by Maeve Marsden.

Queerstories (Chillout Festival) [Daylesford, VIC]
91 STOREY TREEHOUSE [Frankston, VIC]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Frankston Arts Centre, Frankston Victoria, Australia

Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider!

91 STOREY TREEHOUSE [Frankston, VIC]
A Special Alchemy: Experimental Shorts Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Sunday February 21, 2021


Experimentation, creativity in lockdown, and the many ways women express themselves through the moving image…

A Special Alchemy: Experimental Shorts Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
The Fig Tree Replanted [Melbourne]
Sunday February 21, 2021

The Hellenic Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Fig Tree Replanted – A concert of music and storytelling – live and streamed

The Fig Tree Replanted [Melbourne]
LET’S TAKE OVER 2021 (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Walking tour – What does the next generation of art look like?

LET’S TAKE OVER 2021 (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
The Push – Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Melbourne Music Week-Extended has teamed up with Australian youth music organisation The Push and the Australian Music Vault to stage an epic all afternoon event.

The Push - Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
THE FUTURE OF SCREENWORK (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Thursday February 18, 2021


What are the screen jobs of the future? If you’re keen on an industry career, join us for our free panel…

THE FUTURE OF SCREENWORK (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Share the Spirit [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 26, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Join us for a celebration of the survival of Australia’s First Nations people.

Share the Spirit [Melbourne]
Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Friday January 8, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Join us for a celebration of the opening

Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 20, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

The NGV Triennial brings contemporary art, design and architecture into dialogue, offering a visually arresting and thought-provoking view of the world at this time.

NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
Saturday December 19, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

The NGV Triennial brings contemporary art, design and architecture into dialogue, offering a visually arresting and thought-provoking view of the world at this time.

NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 13, 2020

Southern Lights Church, Skye Victoria, Australia, Australia

Join us for our FREE annual Community Christmas Festival

Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Music Victoria Awards – 2020 Industry Awards [Melbourne]
Wednesday December 9, 2020

Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Music Victoria Awards are back to celebrate another huge year for the Victorian live and recording music industry.

Music Victoria Awards - 2020 Industry Awards  [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Friday November 13, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday October 18, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled – Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Cancelled - Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Magic Beach [Victoria]
Wednesday September 23, 2020

Bunjil Place, Narre Warren VIC, Australia

Postponed – new data in 2021 TBA

Postponed - Magic Beach [Victoria]
Cancelled – Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 1, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
Thursday July 2, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Postponed – See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before

Postponed - Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
CANCELLED – Signature [Melbourne]
Friday June 19, 2020

Theatre Works, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Signature [Melbourne]
Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Thursday June 11, 2020


Vidya Rajan and Alistair Baldwin are Nemeses, a newly formed and already dysfunctional comedy duo. The pair had their Melbourne International Comedy Festival show cancelled due to the pandemic, but their toxic and unnecessary creative collaboration stops for no one!

Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Cancelled – K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 9, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
IN CONTINUUM – Latai Taumoepeau [Online project]
Tuesday May 19, 2020


Auslan translation of an instructional art work by Latai Taumoepeau for the Do It program.

IN CONTINUUM - Latai Taumoepeau [Online project]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – second show – (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - second show -  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cy Fahey – Thinking Man’s Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Belgian Beer Cafe, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In his debut solo hour, Cy puts his unique tongue-in-cheek spin on getting older, online dating and identity politics. No dark stories or personal journeys. Just a mic, punchlines and your laughter!

Cancelled - Cy Fahey - Thinking Man's Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie Louey’s Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Chinese Museum – Tea Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie Louey's Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother’s Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Trades Hall – The Bookshop, Trades Hall – Archive Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother's Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday April 17, 2020

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Known for their sharp power suits and even sharper jokes, The Breast of The Fest showcases Melbourne’s best emerging comedians, plus surprise guest breasts on various nights. 

Cancelled - The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 16, 2020

Trades Hall – The Evatt Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charity is kind. Charity is pure. Charity is an absolute Drama Queen.

Cancelled - Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

SLV – Isabella Fraser Room (Entry 5, Cnr La Trobe & Russell Sts), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grandiloquent: adj. pompous or extravagant in language, style or manner, especially in a way that is intended to impress.

Cancelled - Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? is a completely improvised night of stand-up comedy. Ten shows only, every show completely different, made up on the spot with the help of the audience.

Cancelled - Whatchu Talkin’ 'Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Zoe Coombs Marr – Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Monday April 13, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘The funniest hour of the Fringe.’ The Guardian (UK)

Cancelled - Zoe Coombs Marr - Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 12, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Randy Feltface – Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Randy returns home to Australia with an hour of stand-up comedy so unflinchingly relevant you’ll feel like you should be taking notes.

Cancelled - Randy Feltface - Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Rooted in self-reflection, catharsis and silliness, Doggo is Alice Tovey’s most ambitious work to date.

Cancelled - Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Tommy Little – I’ll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come and hear what Tommy’s been up to since you last saw him. You can be sure it will be foolish, funny as hell and probably his own fault.

Cancelled - Tommy Little - I'll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cal Wilson – Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

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?

Cancelled - Cal Wilson - Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 7, 2020

Loop Bar, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Bobby is a Drama Queen with no drama background.

Cancelled - Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 5, 2020

Storyville, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Sunday comedy from all flags of the world, starting with the stories of the deadly to the stories of all diverse comedians.

Cancelled - Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Saturday April 4, 2020

Regent Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Friday April 3, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Cancelled - Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Saturday March 28, 2020

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

Cancelled - Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Cancelled – Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Shell Room, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Mormon Girl is Jess Knight’s hilarious, bizarre and beautiful coming of age story.

Cancelled - Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Laneway Learning – Room 17, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Literal comedy for those embracing disability pride and giving the middle finger to ableism.  

Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 26, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Sunday March 22, 2020

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Cancelled – END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020


Updated to an online interactive workshop. Read more…

Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

AI influences our lives whether we notice it or not. But who designs them, and who decides their influence?

Cancelled - Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

Meat Market, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

An interactive Discussion – What is Inclusive Design and how does it relate to wellbeing?

Postponed - Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

We live in a world of hyper-communication. And yet our current communication infrastructure, in particular mobile phones, holds a fascinating paradox.

Cancelled - Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 17, 2020

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Our panel will talk self-care, safe spaces and changing the world from the ground up.

Cancelled - Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Martyn Myer Arena – 26 Grant St, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Virtual Intimacy explores our relationships with technology and the ways it shapes our connection with others.

Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Christiana Figueres, the architect of the 2015 Paris Agreement, sees the 2020s as a critical moment of opportunity – the ‘golden decade’ – in the future of our species and our planet. 

How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 10, 2020

Melbourne Zoo, Parkville VIC, Australia

TICKETS SOLD OUT

Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Chillout Daylesford, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Come and see the fabulous Maureen Andrews as the Divine Bette Midler

Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]