EVENTS

  • SHOWING: 14/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Circalicious

    "Like a random box of pick and mix lollies, Circalicious delivers surprise after surprise and is an awe-inspiring showcase of some of the finest circus acts on offer in Melbourne." Arts hub.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 14/09/2017 - 01/10/2017
     
    Emerald City - as part of Melbourne Fringe Festival

    Emerald City is back for 2017! With an amazing selection of performances to dazzle your senses, there’s something for young and old. Stay tuned for details as this amazing festival program is revealed.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 19/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    The Measure of a Man

    How do you measure a man? Is it the way he walks, the way he talks? Told in Roach's humorous, raw and deeply candid style, The Measure of a Man will stare into the heart of one man's sexual anxieties and pull out the stories we try to shy away from – stories often shrouded in embarrassment or shame.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 19/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Naughty Hands: Signs of love, lust & insults

    Let your hands do the dirty talk with Adelaide's funniest Deaf guy, Barry Priori. He’ll take you on a journey into the R rated side of the Deaf world and by the end of the night you’ll be signing your favourite naughty words in Auslan (Australian Sign Language). Everything is interpreted, so no one misses out.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 19/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Fafi D'Alour & The Delinquents

    You’re invited to escape into the wonderful world of Fafi D’Alour & The Delinquents. A wild emporium of exceptional vocals and breathtaking movement. Accompanied by powerful women in music; such as Nina Simone, Etta James and Amy Winehouse. This show is sure to set your senses ablaze! Join us in a firework of femininity and bedazzlement as we define the dreamscape of your utmost desires.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 19/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Ladies of the Celluloid Carnival

    Presented by Melbourne Women in Film Festival, Dim the lights, eyes to the screens and watch women shine.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 22/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    ROSE ALEA - NIGHTSONG

    NIGHTSONG is chance to lie down and disappear into the dark. During this live performance of original piano compositions which are both intimate and cinematic, each audience member receives a bed and a view of the stars. NIGHT SONG encourages introspection, silence and rest – a break from the madness of the world outside.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 23/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Auslan Workshops with Naughty Hands

    From the A, B, Cs to the how do you dos, Barry will be teaching us the alphabet, greetings and basic introductions. For those who’ve never signed before or people wanting to brush up on their basic skills. Everyone is welcome!

     
     
  • SHOWING: 23/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    Hazel's Circus Suitcase

    Can you fit a whole circus in a suitcase? Can you juggle with your toes? One clever woman - with help from you - creates a spectacular circus show featuring juggling, shadow puppets, plate spinning and clown.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 23/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    Trash Test Dummies

    Family, comedy and circus show that's sure to clean up!

     
     
  • SHOWING: 23/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    Fun Circus Workshops for Kids

    A fun filled hour of circus tricks and games. Learn how to juggle, tumble, stack pyramids and spin!

     
     
  • SHOWING: 24/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Still Life drawing for all ages

    Learn some Still Life Drawing techniques and mix these up with some fun experimental drawing exercise! Explore the possibility of different drawing materials and discover your own unique drawing styles. Suitable for adults, families and friends! (Ages 9 – 99 recommended)

     
     
  • SHOWING: 24/09/2017 - 24/09/2017
     
    Still Life Drawing - With a Twist! For kids

    Suitable for primary school aged children. Learn some Still Life Drawing techniques and mix these up with some fun experimental drawing exercises! Explore the possibility of different drawing materials and discover your own unique drawing styles.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 25/09/2017 - 28/09/2017
     
    Scott's BMX Trick Bike Show

    Aimed at kids between the ages of 5 and 13 and features an ambitious finale with five audience members jointing Hone on stage to triumphantly ride the bike all at once. Accompanied by beautiful virtuosic tunes from the exquisite Ania Reynolds (Musical Director, Circus Oz) and in his performance debut, 8 year old, Oliver Hone, Scott's BMX Trick Bike Show will inspire the next generation.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 25/09/2017 - 25/09/2017
     
    Drama for Kids

    Together we’ll explore ways to let our imaginations take us to new places, to become new people, creatures, animals or more!!

     
     
  • SHOWING: 26/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    May Contain Sex Scenes

    Charming, cheeky, exciting and enlightening: this interactive physical theatre experience is a bold ode to body-love and the playful pursuit of pleasure. May Contain will delve into your darkest fantasies and leave you deeply, deeply satisfied.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 26/09/2017 - 28/09/2017
     
    'Scatter-Brains & Doodle-Heads'

    A quirky double-bill... ‘Wandering Mind’ is based off the dancers randomly struck thoughts in life, each jumbled into one another creating one untidy, muddled, intelligent and comical mind for the audience to listen to. ‘Political Décor' is a rollercoaster of serious and humorous takes on the leadership of today, highlighting the parallels between childish behaviours and political banter.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 26/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    #OWNIT! Street Art Exhibition 2017

    Melbourne loves street art! As part of Emerald City’s performing arts events at the Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017, the #OWNIT! Street Art Exhibition showcases emerging Melbourne, Australian and International artists: street / graffiti art, stencils, paste up, sticker bombers and street art photography

     
     
  • SHOWING: 26/09/2017 - 29/09/2017
     
    Third Degree Burnie - Fire is Cool and Magic is Hot!

    Smoking hot comedy magician Third Degree Burnie brings his sold-out show to the Gingerbread House in Emerald City for the 2017 Melbourne Fringe. ‘Fire is Cool and Magic is Hot’ is fun filled interactive 45 minutes of magic, illusions and a touch of fire. Only 4 shows in Melbourne before preparing for a world tour commencing in Las Vegas, so this is one Melbourne Fringe act you don’t want to miss!

     
     
  • SHOWING: 27/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    The Baby Farmer

    Set against the backdrop of London's East End during the 1870's, The Baby Farmer explores the isolation and spiraling madness that surrounds 6 year old Agatha May and her mentally ill mother Winnifred Alcorn. "...discomforting, gripping, ominous – and fantastic." - Miriam K, Kryztoff RAW

     
     
  • SHOWING: 29/09/2017 - 30/09/2017
     
    BOGUS – Contemporary Dance Production

    ‘Bogus’ is a contemporary dance work celebrating a story of transformation, innocence, childhood and the importance of imagination. Through dynamic movement the piece highlights the constant change and development of the human mind and the growth of independence and strength in each individual.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 02/10/2017 - 02/10/2017
     
    SONIC LANDSCAPES//oboe+electronics

    Jasper Ly presents SONIC LANDSCAPES, a one-night only performance for solo oboe and electronics. The concert features the double reed instrument in three different sound modes: acoustic, live electronic sound manipulation and the addition of pre-recorded electronic soundscapes.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 04/10/2017 - 17/10/2017
     
    100

    100 is an exhibition profiling Melbourne´s centenarians through portraits created by skilled young artists. Produced by Embraced Inc in association with Arcare Aged Care and The Victorian Seniors Festival, this project is about bringing the community together through unique inter-generational interactions.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 12/10/2017 - 14/10/2017
     
    Patrick Studios Australia - Queen

    Join Patrick Studios Australia for the 2017 Full Time Performing Arts End of Year Showcase ‘Queen’. Celebrate the achievements and growth of our talented dancers as they showcase their creativity and skill in a selection of outstanding performance pieces.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 16/10/2017 - 17/10/2017
     
    Patrick Studios Australia - GREEEAASSSSEEE

    On at Meat Market, 'Greeaaassssee' highlights the skill, creativity and accomplishments of our talented dancers and creative professionals. Join us for high-energy performances of all of your favourite Grease hits with a Patrick Studios Australia twist.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 21/10/2017 - 22/10/2017
     
    Junipalooza

    Junipalooza 2017 is a celebration of all things gin, with dozens of makers in one room, sharing their love and know-how of the drink. They'll be offering samples of their juniper-laced spirits and generally having a good natter about all things gin, accompanied by a great bar serving up amazing cocktails, a dedicated masterclass area and a range of talks and guests.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 26/10/2017 - 03/11/2017
     
    The Solander Box

    The Solander Box is a showcase of 2017 graduate talent from RMIT Bachelor of Arts (Photography).

     
     
  • SHOWING: 28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017
     
    Spring Vegan Festival

    Vegans take Meat Market! Save the date! Shopping, food, art, cinema and more.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 25/11/2017 - 25/11/2017
     
    Low Rez Presents The Best of British

    Low Rez will be performing their annual concert this year once more at the Melbourne Meat Market. With 2 performances at 3pm and 7:30 pm on 25th November 201

     
     

PAST EVENTS

  • SHOWING: 02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017
     
    Mould: A Cheese Festival

    Mould Cheese Festival is a celebration of handmade Australian cheese. The best producers from around the country, including Bruny Island, Yarra Valley Dairy, That’s Amore, Lartisan, Pecora Dairy, Grandvewe and more will showcase their produce at North Melbourne’s Meat Market with bonus cooking demonstration, masterclasses and a well-stocked bar. This is an 18+ event.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 01/09/2017 - 01/09/2017
     
    Biggest Ever Blokes' Lunch Melbourne

    The third Biggest Ever Blokes’ Lunch Melbourne, proudly presented by Sportsbet, will be held on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Meat Market. About 400 men and women will get together over some seriously tasty food, wine and craft beer. We’ll talk frankly about men’s health, raise some serious coin for prostate cancer research and probably make some new mates while we’re at it.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 29/08/2017 - 29/08/2017
     
    Radiant Pavilion Exhibition Launch

    Join Radiant Pavilion for the exhibition launch of Oomph!, The Material Thought, In and Out of Light and Labour Exchange.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 13/08/2017 - 13/08/2017
     
    Vin Diemen

    Love Tasmania’s wine, outstanding produce and boutique beverages but don’t have a trip to the island state planned just yet? Then let us bring a little taste of Tasmania to you. A hit parade of Tasmania’s celebrated wines and leading wine producers, plus cider, food, tourism and more.

     
     
  • SHOWING: 12/08/2017 - 12/08/2017
     
    The Decibelles present Radicals, Belles and Femme Fatales

    Radicals, Belles and Femme Fatales i- A celebration of female voices from the 60s to today. Let Ursula Paez, The Decibelles Female Pop Choir and their band take you through a spirited selection selection of songs from iconic female pop artists.