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This year Melbourne stages have been defined by both major events that delivered on their almighty promise – Taylor Mac and a group of Mormons both brought us plenty of love, straight from New York – and smaller scale work that broke through and left an indellible mark on the city (Hannah Gadsby's Nanette won't be forgotten anytime soon). Ranking this diverse range of theatrical experiences might feel like an impossible task, but we gave it our best shot. Here's our top ten of 2017.