Victoria

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Upcoming Events

Fridays at The Collective – Present (AAV) [Melbourne & Online]

Friday July 19, 2024 Meat Market Stables, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Friday at The Collective – Present. Every Friday afternoon we will host a series of discussions and events focusing on the past, present, and future of AAV and Arts and disability.

Rare Book Week: William Caxton at State Library Victoria [Melbourne]

Saturday July 20, 2024 State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Bookmark the 550th anniversary of the first printing in English at State Library Victoria with this Rare Book Week talk.

Trophy Boys [Melbourne]

Saturday July 20, 2024 Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A queer black comedy and drag extravaganza about power, privilege, and high school debating.

Macbeth (An Undoing) [Melbourne]

Thursday July 25, 2024 Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Lady Macbeth has a vision to unleash the forces of change and renewal—and to seize control of the kingdom.

Fridays at The Collective – Future (AAV) [Melbourne & Online]

Friday July 26, 2024 Meat Market Stables, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Panel discussion and invitation to dream and scheme for the future of disability arts. Join us with a panel of young Deaf and Disabled creatives to discuss and workshop possible futures.

Alright Hey [Melbourne]

Friday July 26, 2024 The Comic’s Lounge, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

As a self-proclaimed “Social Media Veteran”, it’s about time Alright Hey released his memoir. The only problem is: no reputable publishing agency has offered to print it.

The Visitors [Victoria]

Saturday July 27, 2024 The Round – Studio, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

On a sweltering day in January 1788, seven clan leaders gather on a sandstone escarpment overlooking the harbour. The attendees, six of them Elders and one new initiate, catch-up, laugh together, share a meal and compare notes. But beyond the friendly banter, protocols, and hospitality, a momentous decision is waiting to be made.

Sunset Boulevard [Melbourne]

Saturday July 27, 2024 Princess Theatre, Melbourne VIC, Australia

This thrillingly atmospheric re-imagination of Sunset Boulevard features stunning sets and costumes along with the iconic score including the hits ’With One Look’, ‘The Perfect Year’, and the anthemic ‘As If We Never Said Goodbye’.

King Lear [Melbourne]

Saturday August 3, 2024 Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

King Lear has ruled for a lifetime. He has plans for succession – the Kingdom is to be shared among his three daughters. But when he is challenged, Lear’s reaction unravels his family and ultimately the country, hurling him into a storm of rage, self-discovery, and perhaps even acceptance.

Wicked [Melbourne]

Sunday August 4, 2024 The Regent Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The untold true story of the Witches of Oz.

The Peasant Prince [Geelong, VIC]

Thursday August 8, 2024 Geelong Arts Centre, Geelong Victoria, Australia

The children’s version of Li Cunxin’s iconic autobiography, Mao’s Last Dancer, The Peasant Prince is the remarkable true story of a 10-year-old peasant boy’s journey from impoverished rural China to the international dance scene. This is a story of courage, resilience and unwavering hope.

The Peasant Prince [Frankston, VIC]

Tuesday August 13, 2024 Frankston Arts Centre, Frankston Victoria, Australia

The children’s version of Li Cunxin’s iconic autobiography, Mao’s Last Dancer, The Peasant Prince is the remarkable true story of a 10-year-old peasant boy’s journey from impoverished rural China to the international dance scene. This is a story of courage, resilience and unwavering hope.

The Addams Family [Moonee Ponds, VIC]

Sunday August 18, 2024 Clocktower Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Prepare for chaos when Wednesday’s “normal” beau and his folks come over for a dinner that will redefine family dysfunction – for everyone.

The Addams Family Inclusical [Melbourne]

Thursday August 22, 2024 Alexander Theatre, The Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Clayton Campus), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Legends of the Stars and the Moon stage and up-and-coming artists thrill in a delightfully macabre Inclusical! Darkness meets humour in a spellbinding and accessible musical theatre extravaganza! 

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

Tuesday August 27, 2024

We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

FRANKENSTEIN [Melbourne]

Tuesday August 27, 2024 Princess Theatre, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Frankenstein, an extraordinary tale of creation and humanity, retold in a large-scale theatrical event.

Fourteen [Geelong, VIC]

Saturday August 31, 2024 Geelong Arts Centre, Geelong Victoria, Australia

Shannon Molloy is a year 9 student at an all-boys rugby-mad Catholic school in regional Queensland, with a secret that no one can ever find out. Shannon is gay.

Tones And I [Melbourne]

Saturday September 7, 2024 Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia

The tour will highlight new songs from her sophomore album, including Dreaming and I Get High, plus fan favourites Dance Monkey, Fly Away, Cloudy Day and Never Seen The Rain.  

Imagine Live [Geelong, VIC]

Saturday September 14, 2024 Geelong Arts Centre, Geelong Victoria, Australia

Magical and meaningful, IMAGINE LIVE is a celebration of creativity, friendship and our precious natural world.

Little Blue Dot [Geelong, VIC]

Wednesday September 18, 2024 Geelong Arts Centre, Geelong Victoria, Australia

Camping together on a star-lit night Dad and Kid wait for a comet passing by for the first time in 50,000 years. While they wait, Kid explains to Dad gravity, light years, space- time and blackholes.

SIX the Musical [Melbourne]

Saturday September 21, 2024 The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Re-introducing the six wives of Henry VIII – six rebellious heroines take the mic to remix over 500 years of history and heartbreak, in a celebration of girl power.

The Gruffalo [Geelong, VIC]

Saturday September 21, 2024 Geelong Arts Centre, Geelong Victoria, Australia

After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End & Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia!

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

Tuesday September 24, 2024

We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

NE-YO [Melbourne]

Thursday September 26, 2024 Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Don’t miss the hitmaker perform all his biggest tracks

Josephine Wants to Dance [Melbourne]

Thursday October 3, 2024 Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Based on the book by Jackie French and Bruce Whatley, Adapted for the stage by Eva Di Cesare, Sandie Eldridge and Tim McGarry

A Conversation with Tim Minchin [Melbourne]

Friday October 4, 2024 Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne, Southbank VIC, Australia

Spend an evening in the company of internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter, musician, actor, writer and comedian Tim Minchin as he celebrates the publication of his first non-fiction book, You Don’t Have to Have a Dream.

A Conversation with Tim Minchin [Geelong]

Wednesday October 9, 2024 Costa Hall Geelong – Costa Hall, Deakin University,, Geelong Victoria, Australia

Spend an evening in the company of internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter, musician, actor, writer and comedian Tim Minchin as he celebrates the publication of his first non-fiction book, You Don’t Have to Have a Dream.

Olivia Rodrigo – GUTS world tour [Melbourne]

Wednesday October 9, 2024 Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Experience the energy and heartfelt vulnerability of global sensation Olivia Rodrigo as she embarks on her highly anticipated tour in support of her latest album, Guts.

Ability Fest [Melbourne]

Saturday October 19, 2024 Alexandra Gardens, Birrarung Marr,, Melbourne VIC, Australia

A music festival designed for everyone to experience the magic of live music. A not-for-profit event, with all ticket revenue going directly to the Dylan Alcott Foundation to help empower young people with disability to achieve their ambitions.

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

Tuesday October 29, 2024

We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

Coldplay [Melbourne]

Wednesday October 30, 2024 Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the spectacular sell out success of this weekend’s two Perth Optus Stadium shows, Coldplay have today announced a run of Australia and New Zealand dates for October and November 2024, as part of their record-breaking Music Of The Spheres World Tour.

Coldplay [Melbourne]

Thursday October 31, 2024 Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the spectacular sell out success of this weekend’s two Perth Optus Stadium shows, Coldplay have today announced a run of Australia and New Zealand dates for October and November 2024, as part of their record-breaking Music Of The Spheres World Tour.

Coldplay [Melbourne]

Saturday November 2, 2024 Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the spectacular sell out success of this weekend’s two Perth Optus Stadium shows, Coldplay have today announced a run of Australia and New Zealand dates for October and November 2024, as part of their record-breaking Music Of The Spheres World Tour.

Coldplay [Melbourne]

Sunday November 3, 2024 Marvel Stadium, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the spectacular sell out success of this weekend’s two Perth Optus Stadium shows, Coldplay have today announced a run of Australia and New Zealand dates for October and November 2024, as part of their record-breaking Music Of The Spheres World Tour.

Hozier (Live Nation) [Melbourne]

Tuesday November 12, 2024 Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The GRAMMY® Award-nominated Diamond-certified Irish singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist tunes into raw blues spirit, unrestrained soul, rock energy, and folk eloquence.

An Evening with Dolly Alderton [Melbourne]

Wednesday November 13, 2024 Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

Spend a heartwarming evening in the company of award-winning podcaster, author, screenwriter, and journalist Dolly Alderton as she celebrates her latest book, Good Material. 

Troye Sivan (Something To Give Each Other) [Melbourne]

Thursday November 21, 2024 Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

After selling out arenas across Europe, the exploding pop sensation will light up the Sidney Myer Music Bowl stage, promising unforgettable performances in support of his critically acclaimed and globally celebrated album.

Tina Turner The Musical [Melbourne]

Thursday November 21, 2024 Princess Theatre, Melbourne VIC, Australia

With critics calling it “a rock music spectacular” (Limelight) and “breathtakingly exciting” (ArtsHub), this heart-pumping production is bringing audiences to their feet night after night!

Crowded House – Gravity Stairs Tour [Melbourne]

Tuesday December 10, 2024 Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Multi-platinum selling rock band Crowded House have announced their 2024 Australia and New Zealand – Gravity Stairs Tour – in support of the new album which will be released Friday, May 31 globally.

Chris Stapleton [Melbourne]

Tuesday February 25, 2025 Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Kentucky-born Chris Stapleton is an 10x Grammy, 15x CMA and 10x ACM Award-winner and one of the United States’ most respected and beloved musicians.

Billie Eilish [Melbourne]

Tuesday March 4, 2025 Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Billie Eilish is a Grammy Award winning Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter who blends ethereal indie electro-pop with dark thematic tones.

Past Events

All Things Dramaturgy [Melbourne & Online]

July 12, 2024

Fridays at The Collective – Past (AAV) [Melbourne]

July 12, 2024

Navigating The Mainstream [Melbourne & Online]

July 11, 2024

Art, Access, Advocacy, Mavericks, Movers & Shakers [Melbourne & Online]

July 10, 2024

Body, Sex, Power, Consent [Melbourne]

July 9, 2024

Challenging the Narrative [Melbourne]

July 8, 2024

Firefly Night Market (Wyndham) [Victoria]

July 6, 2024

Yellow Red Fruit [Melbourne]

July 6, 2024

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap [Geelong, VIC]

July 5, 2024

Disney On Ice Road Trip Adventures [Melbourne]

July 5, 2024

The Collective – Opening [Melbourne and Online]

July 5, 2024

Julia (MTC) [Melbourne]

July 2, 2024

Recollection [Melbourne]

June 29, 2024

Queer Stories (AQUA x NGV: Pride Month, 2024)

June 29, 2024

ARC presents Led Zeppelin IV [Melbourne]

June 28, 2024

NRL State of Origin – Game 2 [Melbourne]

June 26, 2024

Arts Centre Melbourne presents Colour Box Studio Creative Conversations [Melbourne]

June 26, 2024

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

June 25, 2024

Make Some Noise [Geelong, VIC]

June 22, 2024

Open Stage: Radical Presence [Melbourne]

June 22, 2024

Storytime – Bentleigh Library [Melbourne]

June 20, 2024

Boroondara Variety Abilities Unleashed Kids [Victoria]

June 20, 2024

Blackout Songs [Melbourne]

June 19, 2024

One Single Action (Rising) [Melbourne]

June 14, 2024

Gurr Era Op (Rising) [Melbourne]

June 13, 2024

CRIP RAVE THEORY (Rising) [Melbourne]

June 13, 2024

Threshold (Rising – Documentary Showcase) [Melbourne]

June 9, 2024

Auslan Interpreted MCG Tours [Melbourne]

June 8, 2024

IN CONVERSATION : ASHA PUTHLI with Adriana Lazaridis and Shawn Lee (Rising) [Melbourne]

June 7, 2024

6HR GRUMBLE BOOGIE Betty Grumble, HipHopHoe and Guests (Rising) [Melbourne]

June 7, 2024

Wankernomics 2.0 [Melbourne]

June 6, 2024

Sophie McCartney – Tired & Tested [Melbourne]

June 5, 2024

The Odd Couple [Melbourne]

June 2, 2024

Process Lab: In Conversation with Deline Briscoe [Melbourne]

June 2, 2024

How to Catch A Star [Melbourne]

June 2, 2024

How to Catch A Star [Geelong, VIC]

June 1, 2024

Africa Fashion Day Opening [Melbourne]

June 1, 2024

The Future Of Food [Melbourne]

May 31, 2024

Arts Centre Melbourne presents Colour Box Studio Creative Conversations [Melbourne]

May 29, 2024

KATY HESSEL – In Conversation [Melbourne]

May 29, 2024

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

May 28, 2024

VCaa – Top Acts 2024 [Melbourne]

May 28, 2024

A Midsummer Night’s Dream [Geelong, VIC]

May 26, 2024

Comedy In The West [Yarraville, VIC]

May 25, 2024

Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow [Warrnambool, VIC]

May 24, 2024

Joel Gethin Lewis in conversation [Melbourne]

May 24, 2024

The Word (St Martins) [Melbourne]

May 23, 2024

Design as an Attitude [Melbourne]

May 23, 2024

Melbourne Conversations: City Food Heroes [Melbourne]

May 22, 2024

Cultural Diversity Oration [Preston, VIC]

May 21, 2024

Groove Tunes ft. Big Words [Melbourne]

May 18, 2024

Tender Napalm (QUT) [Brisbane]

May 18, 2024

Storytime – Bentleigh Library [Melbourne]

May 16, 2024

The Bridal Lament [Melbourne]

May 16, 2024

SCHOLARS SERIES: Genji Painting and the Power of the Panorama (NGV) [Melbourne]

May 16, 2024

Making a more inclusive Boroondara [Hawthorn, VIC]

May 15, 2024

The Almighty Sometimes (MTC) [Melbourne]

May 14, 2024

Rosie Batty: HOPE (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 12, 2024

Ann Patchette: Spectres At The Feast (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 12, 2024

Aqua Profunda (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 11, 2024

Let It Bring Hope (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 11, 2024

Ghosts: An Evening of Storytelling (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 11, 2024

Ziggy Ramo: HUMAN? (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 10, 2024

Mamamia Out Loud LIVE [Melbourne]

May 9, 2024

An Evening with Michael Cunningham (MWF) [Melbourne]

May 8, 2024

PORTRAIT OF VENICE – Majestic Murano (NGV) [Melbourne]

May 6, 2024

Auslan Interpreted MCG Tours [Melbourne]

May 4, 2024

A Midsummer Night’s Dream [Melbourne]

May 4, 2024

Peacemongers (Darebin Arts) [Preston, VIC]

May 2, 2024

The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]

April 30, 2024

SZA (Live Nation Concert) [Melbourne]

April 29, 2024

The Wharf Revue: Pride in Prejudice [Melbourne]

April 27, 2024

Western Edge Presents – Open Stage: Muses [Werribee, VIC]

April 27, 2024

ANZAC Day Service [Victoria]

April 25, 2024

Dawn French [Melbourne]

April 24, 2024

Arts Centre Melbourne presents Colour Box Studio Creative Conversations [Melbourne]

April 24, 2024

The Exact Dimensions of Hell by Bridget Mackey [Melbourne]

April 24, 2024

Victorian Music Industry Forums – Session for Deaf and Disabled People with Morwenna Collett [ONLINE]

April 22, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 20, 2024

Josh Cake – Gender is a Scam and I am Winning (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 20, 2024

Pandemonium [Scoresby, VIC]

April 20, 2024

Storytime – Bentleigh Library [Melbourne]

April 18, 2024

Josh Thomas – Let’s Tidy Up (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 18, 2024

Odalala – Artist Talk (Arts House) [Melbourne]

April 18, 2024

Geelong Pride Film Festival 2024 (Opening Night) [Geelong]

April 18, 2024

Tom Gleeson – Gear (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 17, 2024

Tom Ballard – Good Point Well Made (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 17, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 16, 2024

Wil Anderson – Wilegitimate (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 16, 2024

Jeremy Moses – 157 Hours of Bad Slam Poetry (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 14, 2024

Marvel Universe LIVE! [Melbourne]

April 14, 2024

Cats – The Musical [Berwick, VIC]

April 13, 2024

Nat’s What I Reckon – Hot Dogs Probably Aren’t Real (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

NIKKI OSBORNE: Spectrum (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

The Listies – Make Some Noise [Preston, Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

BOSS SQUAD PROJECT (Women’s Circus) [Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

BOSS SQUAD PROJECT (Women’s Circus) [Melbourne]

April 13, 2024

Reuben Kaye – Apocalipstik (Melbourne)

April 12, 2024

The Ghostlight League – Shakespeare Ghostbusters (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 12, 2024

A Little Bit Of Blue [Victoria]

April 12, 2024

Lara Ricote – Little Tiny Wet Show (baptism) (MEX) (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 11, 2024

Geraldine Hickey – Don’t Tease Me About My Gloves (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 11, 2024

Little Food Festival [Melbourne]

April 11, 2024

2024 Miegunyah Public Lecture by Professor André de Quadros [Melbourne]

April 11, 2024

Natali Caro is Seeking Representation (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 11, 2024

Dilruk Jayasinha – Preloved (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 10, 2024

Hannah Gadsby – Woof! (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 10, 2024

NYLON ZOO [Victoria]

April 10, 2024

Little Food Festival [Melbourne]

April 10, 2024

Bubble Show in Space (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 9, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 9, 2024

Tommy Little – Has A Regular Size Deck (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 9, 2024

Corporeal Discards (Yarra Sculpture Gallery Art Exhibition) [Melbourne]

April 7, 2024

In Conversation: Agnieszka Pilat & Ewan McEoin (NGV) [Melbourne]

April 7, 2024

Auslan Interpreted MCG Tours [Melbourne]

April 6, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 6, 2024

Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]

April 6, 2024

Mel Buttle – Not Here To Put Socks On Centipedes (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 4, 2024

Melbourne Vixens Fan Day [Melbourne]

April 4, 2024

Emma Holland – Here Comes Mr. Forehead (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Lara Ricote – Little Tiny Wet Show (baptism) (MEX) (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Celia Pacquola – I’m As Surprised As You Are (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Lizzy Hoo – Hoo’s That Girl? (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Odalala – Opening (Arts House) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Ashley Apap – Restless (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 3, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 2, 2024

Lloyd Langford – Blunt (MICF) [Melbourne]

April 2, 2024

Alexandra Hudson Making Lemonade (MICF) [Melbourne]

March 30, 2024

RocKwiz’s Really Really Good Friday [Melbourne]

March 29, 2024

Darby James Little Squirt (MICF) [Melbourne]

March 28, 2024

37 (MTC) [Melbourne]

March 26, 2024

Teddy Bears Picnic (Playgroup Victoria) [Brunswick, VIC]

March 24, 2024

Grand Prix 2024 – Live Music (Crown Main Stage) [Melbourne]

March 24, 2024

Grand Prix 2024 – Live Music (Crown Main Stage) [Melbourne]

March 23, 2024

Meet the Makers Picnic [Victoria]

March 23, 2024

Grand Prix 2024 – Live Music (Crown Main Stage) [Melbourne]

March 22, 2024

Bowery Ball (NGV) [Melbourne]

March 22, 2024

Storytime – Bentleigh Library [Melbourne]

March 21, 2024

Grand Prix 2024 – Tech Talk Main Stage and Crown Main Stage Sessions [Melbourne]

March 21, 2024

Tony Birch in conversation with Paul Bateman [St Albans, VIC]

March 21, 2024

Storytelling Adventure (Taylors Lakes) [VIC]

March 20, 2024

Future Reset – Maker Space (AAV) [Online]

March 20, 2024

Launch of Our World in Wyndham (CHOIR) [Victoria]

March 18, 2024

Whittlesea Community Festival [Melbourne]

March 17, 2024

Play School – Let’s Play Together [Melbourne]

March 16, 2024

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time [Melbourne]

March 16, 2024

Goodbye Aunty Flo (St Albans) [Melbourne]

March 15, 2024

Future Proof by Gravity Dolls [Melbourne]

March 15, 2024

Blak and Bright: Festival Opening + In Conversation [Melbourne]

March 15, 2024