The Butterfly Club is a small theatre in the heart of Melbourne. We have plenty of shows, award-winning foyer bars, and an enormous collection of kitsch.
The Annual Chumsville South North Tavern Inn Open Mic Night
Welcome to the biggest night in Chumsville South, and welcome to the esteemed North Tavern Inn.
Crazy Broken Chinese
The zig-zag semi-autobiographical journey of a Chinese Chinese finding herself across different continents away from her home.
Thirsty Thursdays - Piano Bar
Our free sing-along piano bar hosted by the one, the only, the legend: Trevor Jones.
POLES: The Science of Magnetic Attraction
A wild ride through the late-night world of strip clubs and their customers.
The Big HOO-HAA!
Fast, furious and funny, The Big HOO-HAA! is Melbourne's longest-running and best-loved weekly impro comedy show. This is a popular show in a tiny theatre: book ahead.
The Saturday Experiment: Post-It ‘Prov
There is nothing stationery about this action-packed night of improvised comedy!
Garry Starr: Greece Lightning
An overzealous idiot attempts to perform all of Greek Mythology in less than 60 minutes in order to save his Hellenic homeland from economic ruin.
Happy Hour: Absolutely Done with 2021
If you’re absolutely done with 2021 and ready to start your silly season right, come and join Tash York for Happy Hour. It may not fix your troubles, but it’s worth a shot!
Producers, we want your shows.
With over 1200 performances every year, we are always on the lookout for new shows. If you are a producer (or self-produced artist) we’d love to hear from you.
With no minimum hire fee, free rehearsals, free front-of-house, free merch sales, and other assorted perks, the Club is a great place to get your work on stage without breaking the bank.
Help us out
It's been a tough couple of years. If you are the heir to a mining fortune, or if you happen to have a secure job and some cash to spare, please consider throwing some our way on GoFundMe:
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