THE AUSTRALIAN HOME OF VAUDEVILLE

Immerse yourself in a vaudeville wonderland where the conventional is challenged by the extraordinary.

 

Feast your eyes on the show of all shows as we heave from one genre to the next.

At Speakeasy HQ, you can expect a night full of wonders, magical mysteries, a dizzying array of worldwide circus acts, cabaret, comedy and of course a labyrinth of musical styles.

 

With two amazing and unique theatres each offering a true vintage vibe and a one of a kind night out.

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Combining Melbourne's two great loves—music and food—indulge in opulence & glamour from a bygone era at Australia’s only vaudeville theatre, with High Tea & Live Jazz. Enjoy performances by some of Melbourne’s most entertaining jazz vocalists. See dates for show descriptions

We Love Vaudeville; you will too!

Vaudeville entertainment features a mixture of speciality acts from all genres; Comedy, Cabaret, Circus, Sideshow, Burlesque, Live Music, Magic and more - we have it all!

Click here to see all the FULL variety of events we have through until the end of the year!


 

 

 

 

Tuesday April 16th

Speakeasy HQ

2pm The Eggcellent Easter Bunny (Family)

 

Wednesday April 17th

Speakeasy HQ

7pm Dr. Duck Bulk Billing (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

 

Thursday April 18th

Speakeasy HQ

2pm The Eggcellent Easter Bunny (Family)

 

6pm Loose Change - Lawrence Money (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

7pm Dr. Duck Bulk Billing (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

 

The Vault Melbourne

6pm Petula Clark & Carole King Essentials

 

Friday April 19th (Good Friday)

Speakeasy HQ

6pm Loose Change - Lawrence Money (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

7pm Dr. Duck Bulk Billing (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

 

 

Saturday April 20th

SPEAKEASY HQ

1pm High Tea with Petula Clark & Carole King

2pm High Tea with Édith Piaf - Love, Life & No Regrets 

 

6pm Loose Change - Lawrence Money (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

7pm Dr. Duck Bulk Billing (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

8:30pm Speakeasy HQ 20 Act Vaudeville & Burlesque

 

The Vault Melbourne

7pm  Toaster Bath (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

8pm Burlesque Extravaganza

9:45pm Tassel & Tease Burlesque

 

Sunday April 21st (Easter Sunday)

Speakeasy HQ

7pm Dr. Duck Bulk Billing (Melb. Intl Comedy Festival)

 

Monday April 22nd (Easter Monday)

Both theatres closed due to public holiday

 

Tuesday April 23rd

Speakeasy HQ

6:30pm Weekly Bible Study (Vaudeville & Burlesque)

7:30pm Dames & Divas Collection Live Piano & Vocal Jazz

 

Wednesday April 24th

Speakeasy HQ

6:30pm Son of a Preacher Man - The Dusty Springfield Story

7:30pm Bond Girl - The Ultimate James Bond Show

 

The Vault Melbourne

7pm The Grand Musical Theatre Sing Along with The Leading Ladies

 

Thursday April 25th

Speakeasy HQ

Closed for ANZAC day

 

Sunday April 28th

Speakeasy HQ

2pm Always Elvis - High Tea with the King

 

Monday April 29th

ClOSED

 

Tuesday April 30th

Speakeasy HQ

6:30pm Weekly Bible Study (Vaudeville & Burlesque)

7pm The Ultimate 1950’s Rock n Roll Girl Group - The Doo Ron Ron

Easter School Holidays - Family Shows

Marvels of Magic

Presented with a flourish by Elio Simonetti, Marvels, magic and mayhem will astound, astonish and amuse the whole family.

The Eggcellent Easter Bunny

Go on an amazing journey with an all puppet cast as they hunt for eggs in search of the Easter Bunny, only to find that some of the eggs are missing! Will they solve the mystery in time for Easter? 

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

27 March - 21 April 2019

Our Theatres

SPEAKEASY HQ

522 FLINDERS STREET

Speakeasy HQ presents weekly extravaganzas that heaves across the widest cross-section of live and performing arts of the contemporary era.

 

Speakeasy HQ is the Australian home of Vaudeville, cabaret, burlesque, carnival, burlesque, illusion, comedy and live music and the birth place of speaking easy. Home of the Speakeasy Candy Dolls and good old fashioned entertainment!

THE VAULT MELBOURNE

2 MERCANTILE PLACE

Imagine a night out in a true hidden speakeasy!

 

The Vault Melbourne is unique venue to host private function along with being our guest at our weekly displays of the most intimate shows in town. Set in an original gold rush bank this theatre has a luxurious feel. This is a one-of-a-kind renovated historic space comes with your own host, full catering and tailored entertainment package, plus it features its own laneway entrance and private bar located in the original bank vault.

 

Are you an artist or producer and looking to perform at one of our theatres?

We welcome you to come and visit us to talk further, view or test the space.

 

Please get in contact with us by clicking on the "apply Here" button and completing the application form, or email Knuckles directly.

 

Interested in working with us? We list all our jobs on our Facebook Page. 

 

Please get in contact with us by clicking on the "We Are Hiring" button and completing the application form, or email Knuckles directly.