Comedy Theatre, Melbourne

3.9
Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre retains a vital place in the city’s vibrant live entertainment scene. Built in 1928, the theatre is a blend of European flavours. The exterior is a replica of a Florentine palace and the interior shows a strong Spanish influence. The Comedy Theatre still maintains a lot of its original characteristics including balcony seating, a generous foyer and an elegant staircase.

It is not only comedy that you will find here. Audiences can enjoy a diverse range of theatre and live entertainment. With seating for 1000 patrons, famous shows to have played the Comedy Theatre stage include, Keating, Menopause the Musical, Calendar Girls, Harp on the Willow, Waiting for Godot, The Rocky Horror Show, Avenue Q and Rock of Ages.
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  • One of the best shows we have seen and we have seen many . Music cast set musicians were all fantastic. It went so quickly we wanted more ! Well worth seeing !  more »
  • An excellent stage presentations of the instant aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. The cast were fantastic and seemlessly changed character without us knowing. There are some really spectacular singers, a...  more »
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  • Comedy Theatre Melbourne. Nice old theatre a bit more intimate than some of the larger theatres. Good seating with legroom. Old-world charm.
  • Excellent venue. The revamp makes it a comfortable and entertaining place to watch comedy and musicals.
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