Submissions now open

Artistic Director Dolly Diamond says "It's time to start thinking about your submissions for the Melbourne Cabaret Festival in 2018. We're ready to start booking in shows and I'm keen on looking at new works from previous Melbourne Cabaret Festival performers and of course unearthing fresh new talent. The 2017 Festival was a huge success so we plan to make 2018 bigger & better and I'd love you all to be part of it."

To submit your show, click the button below and answer the brief questions. Submissions close at the end of the year but your chances of selection are increased if you submit early.

Dolly Diamond returns as Artistic Director for 2018 festival

Says Dolly: "I'm thrilled to be invited back as Artistic Director for the Melbourne Cabaret Festival in 2018. It was such a wonderful experience this year and I'm determined to make next years festival even more exciting, I mean it's two of my greatest loves, Melbourne & Cabaret."

 Photo by Andrew Richey

Photo by Andrew Richey