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National Theatre

Housed in the Beaux art icon of St Kilda, the National Theatre Melbourne is a feature of Melbourne’s thriving arts scene. Home to Australia’s oldest Ballet School (est 1939) and with its Drama School dating back to the early 1930s, contemporary programming includes; cabaret, live music, innovative theatre and children’s shows and community performances.

OPEN:

Box Office is open Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
Plus 45 mins prior to show time

ADMISSION: See event information on our website for details.

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Flashback to this great shot of a full house by bulletheartclub. We can’t wait to open our doors to ... thenationaltheatre
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As the year 2020 comes to an end it’s time to plan for the future! Our theatre may still be closed b... thenationaltheatre
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So excited to have ntdramaschool presenting Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard on Zoom for free! Full det... thenationaltheatre
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DID YOU KNOW? We have a fabulous article about Miss Gertrude Johnson by Frank Van Straten AM https:/... thenationaltheatre
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Here we have a rare photo of the proscenium arch from 1921 before it was demolished in 1972 This cl... thenationaltheatre
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June 23rd 1971 issue of The Southern Cross announces the final screening at the Victory (now the Nat... thenationaltheatre
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Freshly painted stage! Thanks to our backstage crew for making the most of being shut down #covid19t... thenationaltheatre
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We can’t wait to bring our audiences back to the theatre. Help to bring events back to venues and jo... thenationaltheatre
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A great shot of The National Theatre when it was a cinema! in 1921 The Victory (as it was originally... thenationaltheatre
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Flashback to a gorgeous moment from Swan Lake by our nationaltheatreballetschool image by ronfungpho... thenationaltheatre
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Did you know.... The Grunenberg Pavlova Collection is displayed in our foyers depicting one of the w... thenationaltheatre
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Did you know.... Over 70,000 patrons attend shows every year at The National Theatre! Our original s... thenationaltheatre
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Did you know.... If you have ever attended a show at The National Theatre you would have sat in the ... thenationaltheatre
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A gorgeous historic shot of our original orchestra pit! Every major cinema-theatre of this era boast... thenationaltheatre
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What better time to indulge in some local history! The National Theatre opened in 1921 as a 3000 se... thenationaltheatre
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It’s World Theatre Day! And although our stage may be bare and the seats empty we know Melbourne can... thenationaltheatre
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Please note the theatre is closed to the public as a precaution but our Box Office and Admin service... thenationaltheatre
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‘The artist of angelic voice, who heals the heart and the soul’ NEW YORK TIMES ontourpresents in Mel... thenationaltheatre
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Are you ready for CATS young_aust_broadway_chorus Jan 17-25 don’t miss this extravaganza! #andrewloy... thenationaltheatre
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Great to be featured in A Guide to Historic St Kilda by David Willis readingsbooks #iconic #historic... thenationaltheatre