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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.

NEXT ON TODAY 8:00 PM
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Fab Fridays

Our free weekly piano bar featuring some of Melbourne's best entertainers. Did we mention it's free?

NEXT ON TODAY 10:30 PM
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Saturday Piano Bar

Every Saturday night from 10pm come join us and our most wonderful host for a night of singing and merriment in the free Saturday Piano Bar.

NEXT ON TOMORROW 10:00 PM
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Funny Music Mondays

Comedy rock duo PickUp hosts a new line-up every week. Entry is free and if it’s funny and it’s musical; it’s here.

NEXT ON MON 29 APR 7:00 PM
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Glee Club

No solos, no microphones, no auditions, and no show ponies – just a big group sing of some of the best pop music on the planet.

NEXT ON TUE 30 APR 6:30 PM
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Drawing Straws

Wickedly fun Burlesque Life Drawing on Tuesdays.

NEXT ON TUE 30 APR 7:30 PM
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Starting in April

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Dirty Sexy Opera

Time to have some fun with all the naughty, sexy and downright dirty opera classics.

NEXT ON TODAY 7:00 PM
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Westerly

A quirky play that will make you both laugh and consider the idiosyncrasies of life.

NEXT ON TODAY 8:30 PM
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Kirk Dangerous Kills the Prime Minister

Larger-than-life secret agent Kirk Dangerous has been cast adrift from his native reality and stranded in 21st century Victoria. There’s only one way to get home – kill the prime minister.

NEXT ON TODAY 5:30 PM
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The Crossing Machine play The Juliet Letters by Elvis Costello

The Crossing Machine, a new exciting string quartet are joined by stalwart tenor Douglas Kelly, to breathe new life into this gorgeous and ambitious album.

NEXT ON MON 29 APR 7:00 PM
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Illusion of Time

Master mentalist and mind-reader Dejai Phenix transports you into the impossible realm of mentalism, mind-reading and the manipulation of time.

NEXT ON MON 29 APR 8:30 PM
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Starting in May

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Matriarch

An original and dynamic one-woman show celebrating the strength and resilience of four Gumbaynggirr women, spanning over 100 years of Australian history.

NEXT ON MON 06 MAY 7:00 PM
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Nocturnal Fever - Women of Sin

Bringing some of the dirtiest blues back to life, is Melbournes sexiest blues duo, Diamonds and the Blues. With a gorgeous Burlesque artist taking you on their own subversive journey each evening. 

NEXT ON MON 06 MAY 8:30 PM
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Julie & Julia

For one week only Ellie Nunan and Marcia Penman will spill the tea on the Canberra bubble in a night of comedy, musical theatre, and wine.

NEXT ON MON 13 MAY 7:00 PM
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After You

In 1961, Hannah’s mum, Angela, was in the Australian premiere production of The Sound of Music. The expectations of her generation, including motherhood, stopped her following that career. Now Angela’s retired, Hannah's decided they’re doing a show together.

NEXT ON MON 13 MAY 8:30 PM
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Trevor's Comet

An original comedy exploring the fragilities of relationships in the face of the apocalypse.

NEXT ON MON 13 MAY 8:30 PM
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It’s Not Me, It’s Definitely You:

Join Lisa Woodbrook as she explores the ever-evolving dating world.
Offering sound advice for those looking for love in the age of swiping right, ghosting and when commitment can only be found in a museum.

NEXT ON MON 20 MAY 7:00 PM
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Trio of Dips - Love Me Tinder

Join the Trio of Dips as they brave this new frontier and try to navigate their hilariously disastrous love lives through musical theatre classics, operetta gems, and pop power ballads.

NEXT ON MON 20 MAY 8:30 PM
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May Contain Traces of Reading

It's stand-up comedy. Without a single spoken word.

NEXT ON MON 27 MAY 7:00 PM
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Simon Taylor’s Big Fun Variety Show

Big laughs, sweet music, slick magic and more! There will be special guests including stand-up comedians, cabaret artists, magicians and maybe even the occasional celebrity...

NEXT ON MON 27 MAY 8:30 PM
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The Sisters; or Galileo’s Penance

In the wake of the scandal about their father’s views on science, Galileo’s two illegitimate daughters who became nuns deal with the implications for themselves, their faith and their place in the world.

NEXT ON MON 27 MAY 8:30 PM
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Alison Paradoxx - Floral Peroxide

Join 2016 South Australian Poetry Slam Champion, Alison Paradoxx, in a dynamic live display of performance poetry, electronic soundscapes, movement, and visual art.

NEXT ON WED 29 MAY 7:00 PM
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Starting in June

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Pretence

Maggie and Cleopatra have come to audition for a brand new play but find themselves alone in the theatre. And to their annoyance, they discover they've been given different information about the play and the audition.

NEXT ON MON 03 JUN 8:30 PM
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Chameleon

A sweet yet very real insight into dating, fitness and the dreaded high school reunion will double as a great night out and free therapy for all.

NEXT ON MON 10 JUN 8:30 PM
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Innes Lloyd - The Muppet Movie 40th Birthday Show

Comedy duo Innes Lloyd present their tribute to this film, while exploring the impact the film has made on their lives and the rest of the world.

NEXT ON SAT 22 JUN 5:30 PM
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The Piano Men

An exploration into the unknown stories of historic women pianists, from a successful Australian piano woman, Emma Knights.

NEXT ON MON 24 JUN 7:00 PM
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Therapy

Featuring original music and powerhouse vocals by Ashton Turner, who allows the audience a peek inside her messy brain, as long as they are wearing their protective goggles!

NEXT ON MON 24 JUN 8:30 PM
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SupercalifragilisticOsteoporosis

This is a show about life, love and loss that poses that eternal question: why are my bones dissolving?

NEXT ON FRI 28 JUN 5:30 PM
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Bonbon

A singer, a contemporary dancer and a burlesque artist walk into a room. The director has escaped from the circus. The MC is nowhere to be seen.

NEXT ON FRI 28 JUN 10:00 PM
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Starting in July

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Secrets of a Soprano

Chasing a dream is never easy, so what keeps you coming back to your dream over and over again, against all odds?

NEXT ON MON 01 JUL 7:00 PM
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Women of the White House

An all-singing, all-dancing, part drag, all wigs, tell-all expose of true facts, fake news, and modern day right wing conservative feminism from inside the big orange world of Trump

NEXT ON MON 01 JUL 7:00 PM
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The Handsome Jack Experience

Dashing male model turned master magician, Handsome Jack has gone from impossibly good-looking to simply impossible.

NEXT ON MON 01 JUL 7:00 PM
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Lucy Darling: Indulgence

Lucy Darling is a stunning and hilarious creature known the world over for her wit, her charm and her exceptionally good hair.

NEXT ON MON 01 JUL 8:30 PM
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Taco Knight in: A Knight’s Taco

An all-original songbook of double bass comedy, with observations from tattoos to tofu, Peppa Pig to pastries and bisexuality to beast-mode.

NEXT ON MON 01 JUL 8:30 PM
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Born Again

Join Siobhan Judge as she over-shares stories from her birth, unique childhood and the alarming number of mild cults she has been a part of.

NEXT ON FRI 05 JUL 5:30 PM
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I Hope it's Not Raining in London

A contemporary, hybrid-experimental theatre piece which sets out to explore our perceived realities and the effects of trauma.

NEXT ON MON 08 JUL 7:00 PM
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Paradise Lost

Adam and Eve are really digging paradise. They are so happy, SO happy. Here, there’s no judgment. No shame. It’s the perfect place for some relentless fornication. But nothing that good lasts long.

NEXT ON MON 08 JUL 8:30 PM
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Tulips

A couple on a balcony reflect on their relationship, the day before their anniversary.

NEXT ON WED 10 JUL 8:30 PM
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Ross Daniels: Lunar Sea

A comic character master class in which an Australian space agency has decided to return us to the moon.

NEXT ON MON 15 JUL 8:30 PM
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Kevin Peterson’s Stand Up Show

Kevin Peterson is an up and coming theatre-maker. Whatever that is. Arts degree under his belt, he’s living the illustrious independent theatre life.
Part comedy, part Avant Garde theatre, and part existentialist nightmare.

NEXT ON MON 22 JUL 7:00 PM
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The Madwoman with the Mannequin

NEXT ON THU 25 JUL 7:00 PM
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Starting in August

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Confetti

Feuding bridesmaids, a missing dress, a StepMonster stealing everyone’s thunder and a rash that threatens the one photo that will be taken to capture the day.
This will be one wedding people will be talking about for quite some time!

NEXT ON MON 19 AUG 7:00 PM
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Consistency is Key: A Story of Redemption

Morgan has consistently come second her whole life.
With the help of her new coach, she is coming out of retirement one last time to ace the ‘Cali-criteria’ and​ finally​ win that career defining glass trophy!

NEXT ON MON 26 AUG 7:00 PM
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Starting in October

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Innes Lloyd: Monty Python’s 50th Birthday Show

Innes Lloyd with the assistance of special musical guest Caleb Garfinkel will present a tribute to the famous sketches, catchy/naughty music and genius of Terry, John, Eric, Graham, Micheal and Terry

NEXT ON SAT 05 OCT 5:30 PM
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Starting in November

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Four-Play

Four vignettes, exploring the lives of four people and how they’re all interconnected. The one thing they all have in common: sex!

NEXT ON MON 11 NOV 7:00 PM
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Anima

NEXT ON WED 13 NOV 7:00 PM
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The Fancy Man

Tom’s glowing career is in tatters. He’s moved back home and into his childhood bedroom. Middle-aged and mid-breakdown, his mind begins to unravel

NEXT ON MON 18 NOV 7:00 PM
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