One of the oldest institutions in Victoria, the Athenaeum opened in 1839 under many guises. It's housed an art gallery, museum, cinema, theatre and is now home to the Last Laugh Comedy Club and Melbourne Opera.
Comedy every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm:
The Last Laugh - With almost four decades of laughter behind it, the Last Laugh is inarguably the city's most famous comedy club. It’s played host to a veritable who’s-who of international comedy, not to mention providing a training ground for generations of locals. There are dinner-and-who packages available for those planning on making a night of it.
|Venue name:||Athenaeum Theatre|
188 Collins St
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Stephen K Amos: The Story So Far
Comedy giant and honorary Australian Stephen K Amos is back with a show that’s all about the last ten years on stage. It will feature new material alongside some classic bits and the incisively funny – but never threatening – audience participation for...Stand Up Thursday March 28 2019 - Sunday April 7 2019
Written by playwright Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, The Gruffalo is a children’s book about Mouse, 1who goes for a walk in the forest one day. Mouse goes on an adventure through the forest as he encounters dark and dangerous creatures...Tuesday April 9 2019 - Sunday April 14 2019
Neel Kolhatkar: Live
Neel Kolhatkar is only in his twenties but has been honing his skills ever since he won the Class Clowns competition at just 15 years of age. Since then he’s filmed three stand-up specials, a bunch of TV shows and has become hugely popular on YouTube,...Stand Up Friday April 12 2019 - Saturday April 13 2019