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Opening Gala

7pm Tue 20 June


Australia's Boys of Motown

6:30pm Wed 21 to Sun 25 June

Queen of Broadway – The Ethel Merman Story

7pm Wed 21 to Sun 25 June

Ginger and Tonic: For Love or Money

8:30pm Wed 21 to Sun 25 June


2pm Sat 24 & Sun 25 June

Doll by Babushka Cabaret

4:30pm Sat 24 & Sun 25 June

Put the Blame on Mame

5pm Sat 24 & Sun 25 June

You're My World - The Cilla Black Story

6:30pm Tue 27 June to Sat 1 July

Blue:The Songs of Joni Mitchell

7pm Tue 27 June to Sat 1 July

Cyrens – The Songs of Cy Coleman

8:30pm Tue 27 June to Sat 1 July

Dolly Diamond: The Lady is a Tramp

9pm Tue 27 June to Sat 1 July

It's not me, It's Lou

4:30pm Sat 1 & Sun 2 July


5pm Sat 1 & Sun 2 July

Dolly Diamond’s Closing Night Cabaret

7pm Sun 2 July


Less than two months to go!

Submissions to perform in one of Melbourne’s key winter arts events close end January.

We're very happy with the quality of shows that have already submitted, but are open to more ideas!

Venues which are working with us to deliver the Festival include Chapel Off Chapel, Kew Courthouse, The Butterfly Club and Gasworks. If you are contemplating performing at any other other venue as potentially part of the festival, talk to us first.

To submit your show, please email us answers to the following questions and we'll be in touch.

  1. Title of show
  2. Name of producer
  3. Contact number
  4. Contact email
  5. Name of key performers
  6. Your website
  7. Video link of the show
  8. Where you're travelling from
  9. Your pitch in 100 words or less

Read the next post to understand what we're looking for.