The Melbourne Theatre Company is one of the oldest professional theatre companies in the city. The company was founded back in 1953 and originally was a part of the University of Melbourne. Later, it became a semi-autonomous department.
The company offers a range of educational programs for all theatrical students and is able to produce up to twelve plays seasonally.
Melbourne Theatre Company Victoria, Australia
Today, the Melbourne Theatre Company is one of Victoria’s major performing arts companies and is home to many classic and contemporary productions within Australia.
The theatre crew always look to create something new and challenging by making use of their artistic excellence and passion. With an aim to entertain, educate and enrich, the theatre crew produces theatre at an international level.
Most of the theatre productions are showcased at the Southbank Art precinct. Each of the venues offers world-class seating, state-of-the-art stages and excellent amenities. In recent times, the company has also started showcasing some of their works at the Arts Centre’s Playhouse and Fairfax Studio.