This former brewery, gifted to the arts by Carlton and United in 1986, is the home of Malthouse Theatre – Melbourne’s innovative producer of new Australian work. The building has two theatre spaces: the 500-seat Merlyn theatre and 180-seat Beckett Theatre.
The onsite cafe and bar should take care of all your snacking, dining and drinking needs.
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113 Sturt St
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Circus Oz: Rock Bang
Circus Oz is Australia’s home of flips, tumbles, tightropes and trapeze. Since forming in Melbourne 40 years ago, Circus Oz has entertained thousands of people across the country and around the world. This November, the troupe are shaking things up...Circuses Until Sunday November 25 2018
Underground Railroad Game
This boundary-smashing comedy comes from New York’s hugely influential Ars Nova theatre, where it won rave reviews. Jennifer Kidwell and Scott R. Sheppard will be coming to Melbourne to play school teachers leading a class in an R-rated lesson about American...Drama Wednesday January 30 2019 - Sunday February 17 2019
Barbara and the Camp Dogs
This rocking semi-autobiographical play with songs was a big hit for Sydney’s Belvoir in 2017 (read Time Out Sydney’s four-star review). Ursula Yovich co-wrote the play with Alana Valentine and stars as Barbara, an angry pub singer who takes no prisoners....Drama Thursday February 7 2019 - Sunday March 3 2019
Anouk van Dijk has been artistic director of Melbourne's most provocative contemporary dance company, Chunky Move, since 2012, and has led the company through some extraordinarily theatrical and challenging dance works. In 2018, she premiered a full-length...Wednesday March 13 2019 - Sunday March 17 2019
Gavin Quinn is one of the directors of Irish company Pan Pan and is coming to Melbourne to work with an ensemble of locals to create a new piece of theatre. The performers are all comedy experts – Aljin Abella, Ash Flanders, Mish Grigor, Nicola Gunn,...Drama Friday May 3 2019 - Sunday May 19 2019
Tim Winton’s Cloudstreet has come out on top in just about every poll of Australia’s favourite books since its release. Some of us probably even love the Pickles and the Lambs – the two families at the centre of this saga, sharing a ramshackle house in...Drama Monday May 6 2019 - Sunday June 16 2019