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Comedy Theatre Comedy Theatre tickets are available through Ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 11 10 11 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

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

Easter week comedy at the Comedy Theatre! 🐇😂 Spend your long weekend laughing, Melbourne International Comedy Festival s...
13/04/2022

Easter week comedy at the Comedy Theatre! 🐇😂

Spend your long weekend laughing, Melbourne International Comedy Festival shows are on every night up to and including Sunday.

📸 @lanowoodley

Due to popular demand, new seats have been released for the Melbourne season of Six The Musical Australia  at the Comedy...
07/04/2022

Due to popular demand, new seats have been released for the Melbourne season of Six The Musical Australia at the Comedy Theatre for performances between 19-31 July! 💜

From Tudor Queens to Pop Princesses, the six wives of Henry VIII are ready to rule the stage!

Don't miss your chance to see this high-octane, 75 minute global pop musical phenomenon!

Looking forward to another hilarious weekend at the Comedy Theatre for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 🤣.  B...
07/04/2022

Looking forward to another hilarious weekend at the Comedy Theatre for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 🤣.

Belly laughs provided by Wil Anderson, Tommy Little and Lano & Woodley all weekend. Hope to see you there!

📸 @ray_quek

31/03/2022

New seats released ⭐️

It's just four weeks until Girl From The North Country Australia pulls into the Comedy Theatre and new seats have just been released for performances on 3 & 4 June 🚂.

Audiences are raving about this hit new musical calling it "incredible", "unforgettable" and "absolutely fantastic".

🎫 More info and tickets via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/girl-from-the-north-country

As part of the Victorian Entertainment Program, you can claim back 25% of your purchase (up to $125) when you spend $40 ...
30/03/2022

As part of the Victorian Entertainment Program, you can claim back 25% of your purchase (up to $125) when you spend $40 or more. Find out more here: https://entertainment.business.vic.gov.au/about. Only until funds are exhausted.

Take advantage of this great offer when you purchase tickets to the following shows at the Comedy Theatre:

😂 Melbourne International Comedy Festival - opens tomorrow!
🚂 Girl From The North Country Australia - From 29 April.
👑 Six The Musical Australia - From 17 June.
Tickets via https://bit.ly/36RUBap

We can't wait to see you at the Comedy Theatre soon ✨

Happy World Theatre Day from all of us at the Comedy Theatre! Celebrating live performance and Melbourne’s magnificent t...
27/03/2022

Happy World Theatre Day from all of us at the Comedy Theatre!

Celebrating live performance and Melbourne’s magnificent theatres today and every day! 🎉❤

See you for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival from next week!

11/03/2022

🤩 Snap up a deal to select Comedy Festival shows with Mitsubishi Tix!

Thanks to Mitsubishi Motors, the Festival’s Official Automotive Partner, you can access tickets to a selection Wil Anderson and Tommy Little performances for the very special discounted price of $20*. There are a limited number of these discounted tickets available so be quick!

*Selected shows, dates and performances only. Booking fees and charges apply. Available until allocation exhausted.

For more 👉 https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/mitsubishi-tix

Melbourne! After performing to over 65,000 people and sell out crowds at the longest running show to be staged at the Sy...
09/03/2022

Melbourne! After performing to over 65,000 people and sell out crowds at the longest running show to be staged at the Sydney Opera House in its history, the Queens of Six are ready to reclaim their crowns and take to the Comedy Theatre stage from 17 June. 💜

Don’t miss this high-octane 75 minute pop musical phenomenon! Secure your thrones today! Tickets are on sale now via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/six-the-musical-2022

FINAL WEEK! ⭐We have been so lucky to have the amazing Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comedy Theatre since the start of th...
09/03/2022

FINAL WEEK! ⭐

We have been so lucky to have the amazing Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comedy Theatre since the start of this year. This show has previously been nominated for 15 Tony Awards (!) and a Grammy, and often has audiences giving standing ovations both during and at the end of the performance.

If you have been meaning to see this show, or if you have seen it and want to see it one more time before it departs, now is the time. Seven performances to go! 💙

Tickets via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/jagged-little-pill-the-musical

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Program Guide is out today!! Pick up a copy in The Sunday Age and start plan...
05/03/2022

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Program Guide is out today!! Pick up a copy in The Sunday Age and start planning your Festival 🤩

Catch Lano & Woodley, Wil Anderson and Tommy Little at the Comedy Theatre.

More info and get tickets: https://bit.ly/3hKxiBD

Second last weekend to catch Jagged Little Pill AU before it leaves Melbourne! Don't miss out on this phenomenal product...
04/03/2022

Second last weekend to catch Jagged Little Pill AU before it leaves Melbourne!

Don't miss out on this phenomenal production at the Comedy Theatre 💙

#JaggedMusicalAU

⭐️ See you at the Comedy Theatre ⭐️Looking forward to seeing this week's audiences for Jagged Little Pill AU 💙📸 @flameti...
02/03/2022

⭐️ See you at the Comedy Theatre ⭐️

Looking forward to seeing this week's audiences for Jagged Little Pill AU 💙

📸 @flametips

The Queens of Six The Musical Australia will begin their reign over the Comedy Theatre this June! For more information a...
07/02/2022

The Queens of Six The Musical Australia will begin their reign over the Comedy Theatre this June! For more information and to sign up for pre-sale access from 7 March visit: https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/six-the-musical-2022 💜👑 sixthemusical.com.au

#SIXtheMusicalAU

Jagged Little Pill AU are celebrating their diverse company with a Pride weekend!  All performances across 5 & 6 Februar...
03/02/2022

Jagged Little Pill AU are celebrating their diverse company with a Pride weekend!

All performances across 5 & 6 February are dedicated to recognising their cast, crew and allies in the LGBTIQ+ community. On site donations will be available for Minus18 and Victorian Pride Centre

We look forward to seeing you there!
#JaggedMusicalAU #Pride

📢 The Melbourne International Comedy Festival legendary 24/24 flash sale is back! Grab $24* tickets to select performanc...
01/02/2022

📢 The Melbourne International Comedy Festival legendary 24/24 flash sale is back!

Grab $24* tickets to select performances of Wil Anderson & Tommy Little at the Comedy Theatre until 11am tomorrow, Wed 2 Feb. Allocations are limited, so snap them up while you can!

😆 More info and tickets via https://bit.ly/3Gb5FLO 😆

Another fabulous night at Jagged Little Pill AU 🤩📸@marns39
25/01/2022

Another fabulous night at Jagged Little Pill AU 🤩

📸@marns39

This weekend, whether you are coming to see Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comedy Theatre, attending Moulin Rouge The Musi...
22/01/2022

This weekend, whether you are coming to see Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comedy Theatre, attending Moulin Rouge The Musical - Australia at the Regent Theatre, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Princess Theatre, going to a gig at Forum Melbourne, attending a wedding at the Plaza Ballroom, or a corporate dinner in one of our private theatre suites, thank you, and we cannot wait to see you there ✨

There is no denying that our beautiful city of #Melbourne shines brightest when the #theatre lights are up 💙

#marrinergroup #melbournetheatre #visitmelbourne

I’ve got one hand in my pocket.. and the other one serving a.. choc top 🍦🎶Our delightful food & beverage team are servin...
19/01/2022

I’ve got one hand in my pocket.. and the other one serving a.. choc top 🍦🎶

Our delightful food & beverage team are serving up all your favourite theatre treats at the Comedy Theatre for the smash hit musical Jagged Little Pill AU. We hope to see you soon! 🥂

Wishing the amazing cast and crew of Jagged Little Pill AU a massive "chookas" for tonight's Opening Night at the Comedy...
16/01/2022

Wishing the amazing cast and crew of Jagged Little Pill AU a massive "chookas" for tonight's Opening Night at the Comedy Theatre. We can't wait! 🥂🌟🙌

#JaggedMusicalAU #comedytheatre #melbourne

It was a lot of fun at yesterday's Jagged Little Pill AU media call at the Comedy Theatre 🤩👏🎶📸
15/01/2022

It was a lot of fun at yesterday's Jagged Little Pill AU media call at the Comedy Theatre 🤩👏🎶📸

Tonight's the night! See you at the Comedy Theatre for the first performance of Jagged Little Pill AU 🤩 #JaggedMusicalAU...
13/01/2022

Tonight's the night! See you at the Comedy Theatre for the first performance of Jagged Little Pill AU 🤩

#JaggedMusicalAU #ComedyTheatre

First performance this week! 🎉The countdown is on! See the Broadway smash hit musical Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comed...
11/01/2022

First performance this week! 🎉

The countdown is on! See the Broadway smash hit musical Jagged Little Pill AU at the Comedy Theatre from this Thursday! 💜

📸 Daniel Boud

Season’s Greetings from the Comedy Theatre and from all of us at Marriner Group. Wishing you a relaxing and fun holiday ...
23/12/2021

Season’s Greetings from the Comedy Theatre and from all of us at Marriner Group.

Wishing you a relaxing and fun holiday season and looking forward to seeing you for the Melbourne Premiere of Jagged Little Pill AU in January 🎄

Behind the scenes 💫Come inside the rehearsal room of Girl From The North Country Australia and see the magic they have b...
22/12/2021

Behind the scenes 💫
Come inside the rehearsal room of Girl From The North Country Australia and see the magic they have been creating.

Girl From The North Country opens at the Comedy Theatre in April. More info and tickets via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/girl-from-the-north-country

📷 @daniel.boud

Tickets on sale today! 🤩 Experience the modern masterpiece, Girl From The North Country Australia, from 29 April at the ...
14/12/2021

Tickets on sale today! 🤩

Experience the modern masterpiece, Girl From The North Country Australia, from 29 April at the Comedy Theatre.

An uplifting story of American life in 1934 Minnesota, a group of wanderers cross paths at a guesthouse. Featuring the reimagined songs of Bob Dylan, written and directed by Conor McPherson and starring Lisa McCune, Peter Kowitz,Helen Dallimore, Zahra Newman, and Peter Carroll.

🎫 More info & tickets via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/girl-from-the-north-country

12/12/2021
Girl From The North Country - Comedy Theatre, Melbourne

JUST ANNOUNCED 🎶
After sell-out seasons in the West End and Broadway, Girl From The North Country has taken the theatrical world by storm and now this modern masterpiece is coming to the Comedy Theatre from 29 April.

An uplifting story of American life in 1934 Minnesota, a group of wanderers cross paths at a guesthouse. Featuring the reimagined songs of Bob Dylan, written and directed by Conor McPherson and starring Lisa McCune, Peter Kowitz, Helen Dallimore, Zahra Newman and Peter Carroll.

General public tickets on sale 9am Wednesday 15 December via https://marrinergroup.com.au/shows/girl-from-the-north-country

Address

240 Exhibition St
Melbourne, VIC
3000

The Comedy Theatre is situated in the Melbourne CBD and is accessible by all modes of transport. For further public transport information please visit www.metlinkmelbourne.com.au TRAIN The nearest station is Parliament Station contact: http://www.metrotrains.com.au/ for timetable and services TRAM Any tram via LaTrobe or Bourke Streets. Only a short walk from Swanston Street trams. BUS All buses to the City Centre will leave you within walking distance to the Comedy Theatre. 235, 236, 237, 250, 251, 200, 201, 205, 207, 301, 302, 305, 307, 308, 309 TAXIS The closest Taxi Rank is situated on Exhibition Street

General information

Comedy Theatre Box Office is currently available only while shows are playing. If you would like to purchase tickets in person for future performances visit the ticketmaster outlets located at: The Ticketmaster Super Outlet Corner Flinders Street and Russell Street Mon-Fri 9:00am-6:00pm or Regent Theatre 191 Collins St Mon-Fri 9.00am-5.00pm

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1300 11 10 11

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The Comedy Theatre is one of Melbourne’s prized heritage theatres and has been refurbished to accommodate up to 1,000 patrons for a diverse range of theatre, comedy and live entertainment. One of the Marriner Group venues in the Melbourne CBD, the venue holds 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.

Famous shows and festivals to have played at the Comedy Theatre over the years include Rock of Ages, The Rocky Horror Show, Avenue Q, Little Shop of Horrors, Calendar Girls, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival and Melbourne International Film Festival.

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We have been having SO much fun performing our new show Moby Dick at Melbourne International Comedy Festival! There's just five Comedy Theatre shows left before we take the show on the road across Australia - be quick to book the final tickets. Australian tour dates 🎟️ https://cmdy.live/LanoAndWoodley22 📷 from our stand-up special 'Lano & Woodley in Lano & Woodley' which you can stream on Paramount+ to tide you over until Moby Dick arrives in your neck of the woods!
Melbourne, we're in our final week of Melbourne International Comedy Festival shows! There's just a handful of chances left to join us for Moby Dick at the Comedy Theatre, we'd love to see you. After Melbourne, we're spending the next few months touring our whale of a show across Australia - head to the link below for all the cities and dates. 🎟️ https://cmdy.live/LanoAndWoodley22
Melbourne, don’t miss Wil Anderson's brand new show at this year’s Melbourne International Comedy Festival. There’s only 6 shows left so get on it. On now at the Comedy Theatre: 🎟 https://cmdy.live/MICF22WilAnderson
Melbourne International Comedy Festival's Mitsubishi Tix has returned for another year, which means you can access $20 tickets to our 20 & 21 Apr shows at the Comedy Theatre. Tickets on sale now, offer available until allocation exhausted! 🎟️ https://cmdy.live/MICF22LanoAndWoodley
The review says it all! Don't miss Lano & Woodley at this year's Melbourne International Comedy Festival 🐳 On now at the Comedy Theatre For those outside Melbourne, it wont be long until you get to see these two on stage. 🎟 https://cmdy.live/LanoAndWoodley22
Getting ready for many more laughs at the Comedy Theatre this weekend thanks to Wil Anderson, Tommy Little and Lano & Woodley 🎉
Some kind words from Chortle. Melbourne, we're at the Comedy Theatre until Apr 24. Tickets selling fast! After Melbourne, Moby Dick will sail into Geelong, Newcastle, Canberra, Sydney, Wyong, Mandurah, Perth, Brisbane and Hobart. Come join us! 🎟️ https://cmdy.live/LanoAndWoodley22
By popular demand, new tickets have just been released for the hit Broadway musical Girl From The North Country Australia opening at the Comedy Theatre Melbourne, in just 4 weeks! Plus, purchase tickets and you can receive a 25% rebate capped at $125 as part of the Victorian Entertainment Program. This heart-breaking and universal story about family and love includes twenty of Bob Dylan’s songs beautifully reimagined and woven through the story. 🎫 Don’t miss this modern masterpiece: https://bit.ly/GFTNC2022CT
Thanks for having us Melbourne! It's been an honor to entertain, surprise and delight with this amazing show. HUGE thanks to everyone who came to see Jagged Little Pill AU at Comedy Theatre. Tickets are now on sale for our return Sydney season in July. Follow the Jagged Little Pill link in our bio for all the ticketing info 🎟️⭐🎶💊 #JaggedMusicalAU #gwb #gwbentertainment
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Program Guide is out today!! Pick up a copy in The Sunday Age and start planning your Festival 🤩 Lots of your favourite comedians performing live at the Comedy Theatre and Forum Melbourne from 31 March. More info and get tickets here: https://bit.ly/3hIvida
On the Couch features Grace Miell - who stars as Bella in Jagged Little Pill - which is currently playing at Melbourne's Comedy Theatre until 13 March, before playing Perth’s Crown Theatre from 14 May and a return season at Theatre Royal Sydney from 9 July 2022. Image: Grace Miell – photo by Stuart Miller
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