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Melbourne Theatre Company


Melbourne Theatre Company is Melbourne’s home of live storytelling, producing an annual mainstage season of up to 12 plays, the Cybec Electric play readings series, the NEXT STAGE Writers’ Program, an annual Education program, the MTC Digital Theatre streaming-video-on-demand initiative and more.

We are one of the major performing arts companies in Australia, and one of the largest theatre companies in the English-speaking world. Founded in 1953, Melbourne Theatre Company is also the oldest professional theatre company in Australia, and currently exists as a department of the University of Melbourne.

Our Vision is to be recognised as one of the world’s preeminent theatre companies, leading the cultural conversation and chosen as a favourite destination for Australians.


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