MTC is Melbourne’s home of live storytelling, producing an annual mainstage season of up to 12 plays, the Cybec Electric play readings series, an annual Education program and more.
MTC is one of the major performing arts companies in Australia, and one of the largest theatre companies in the English-speaking world. Founded in 1953, MTC is also the oldest professional theatre company in Australia, and currently exists as a department of the University of Melbourne.
Learn about our leadership team, staff and company history.
Learn about our range of special initiatives and programs.
Melbourne Theatre Company acknowledges the Yalukit Willam Peoples of the Boon Wurrung...
Funding and Sponsors
We are only able to create theatre with the generous support of our sponsors and funding bodies.
MTC Virtual Tour
Walk the halls of MTC HQ in this virtual tour.
As the principal home of Melbourne Theatre Company, Southbank Theatre hosts MTC’s annual season of up to 12 plays and other events such as the Cybec Electric play readings series and Education performances.
Learn more about hiring our venues, costumes, and props.
Media releases and contact details for journalists and press organisations.
Careers at MTC
Information regarding available positions at MTC and opportunities for students and artists.