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Kadimah Yiddish Theatre
18 June - 23 June
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Michael Pearce
18 June - 13 July
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more than this

Clive Jones
18 June - 29 June
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Pot Kettle Black Productions
26 June - 7 July
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Brand New

NH Architecture
2 July - 13 July
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Elegies: A Song Cycle

Clovelly Fox Productions
10 July - 21 July
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Emerging Artist Award 2024

fortyfivedownstairs presents
16 July - 27 July
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fortyfivedownstairs is a Melbourne based
not-for-profit theatre and gallery

showcasing independent visual art, theatre and music

fortyfivedownstairs is one of Melbourne’s most renowned and multi-faceted creative hubs

As an unfunded and not-for-profit organisation we support independent, experimental and thought-provoking art forms, striving to make money for artists – not from them.


fortyfivedownstairs acknowledges the Wurundjeri and  Boon Wurrung People of the Kulin Nation, who are the Traditional Custodians of the land upon which we gather to share art and performance, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. We recognise the strength, pride and expression of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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