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Melbourne Theatre Company

140 Southbank Blvd, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia (Southbank)
(03) 8688 0800
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Ranked #58 of 205 attractions in Melbourne
Type: Theaters
Most recent review
- Jun 13, 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My wife and I have been regular subscribers for over 30 years. We enjoy some plays more than others but the production quality and theatres is first rate.

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My recent dealings with the MTC have been most dissapointing ! After purchasing a $250 voucher as a gift and the recipient being critically ill I have been told that the voucher is no longer Valid and there is nothing that can be done to assist. Customer service was not helpful or sypathetic to the situation. Would not recommend purchasing... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The description world class is so overrated. It presumes that somehow Australian arts and culture are behind. Take a visit to any MTC creation to understand they are not only doing just fine, they are brilliant. As subscribers we see the full gamut of their talents, and we are rarely disappointed . This is more likely to be about our... More

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MelbTheatreCo, Manager at Melbourne Theatre Company, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your feedback journeywoman57. We're thrilled to hear you enjoy subscribing to MTC, coming to the theatre, and dining at Script. Look forward to seeing you again soon! MTC More

Hobart, Australia
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204 reviews 204 reviews
40 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We attended the production of Neighbourhood Watch this week. A great script and I can highly recommened it to lovers of quality acting. Tickets were very reasonably priced. BUT - we were in row AA - front row. This meant that we couldn't possibly see the whole stage - Yes, it did spoil our viewing and I do not believe... More

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MelbTheatreCo, Digital Manager at Melbourne Theatre Company, responded to this review

Great to hear you enjoyed the show - and thanks for sharing your feedback about the seating. We'd love to learn how you booked your tickets so we can improve our messaging around seating availability and sight lines - if you could drop us an email at info{at}mtc.com.au with your details that would be wonderful. Many thanks, MTC More

Adelaide Australia
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1,101 reviews 1,101 reviews
494 attraction reviews
865 helpful votes 865 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

This theater company presently is celebrating its 60th anniversary. It is the oldest professional theater company in Australia. If you are visiting Melbourne, it is worth checking if they are performing. The quality of their performances is uniformly excellent, and they offer a varied program through the year. Well worthwhile, for anyone who is interested in the theater.

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Warragul, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

As a first time visitor, I was impressed by everything in the complex except the leg room in the Sumner Theatre. For tall patrons unless you have an aisle seat be prepared for a not so comfortable night during a long show.

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Melbourne, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
28 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

saw a play last night and it was a gritty story with the focus of the story on who is a witch and why and it's set in a very old time. great acting and a very dramatic story. The theater was a different story however. Comfortable, relaxing and easy to get to and relax in prior to taking in... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

good theatre, after waiting ages, great coffee shop and pre/post café next door. thoughtful productions.

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Ballarat
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

The company are always so well polished and provide a wide range of plays to view.The company also provides dicount vouches.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

different but not my cup of tea. Just sight seeing & checking out what is on in the area. Will keep it in ind for future amusement !!!!!

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