Victorians can expect even more exciting performers, more free programming and more belly laughs from the Melbourne International Comedy Festival thanks to a multi-million dollar boost to the festival’s funding announced in the 2011-12 Victorian Budget.

This year Theatre Works will offer a fresh and exciting selection of the best and brightest independent theatre from Melbourne and interstate … the very best of contemporary practice across drama, dance, physical theatre and music theatre.

Most read Melbourne reviews

Cock | 15 Minutes from Anywhere

John and his long-term male partner power toward separation in a series of fiery exchanges....


The Lady in The Van | Melbourne Theatre Company

Bennett has always acknowledged that his garden guest Miss Shepherd, provided him with a wealth...


Merciless Gods | Little Ones Theatre

Arty Graphic Intense Funny Tragic Relentless and very very good.


2019 Midsumma Extravaganza

Genuinely a show with something for everyone but above all, simply great fun.


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