Are you under 25 and a full-time student at the University of Melbourne?
Secure your Melbourne Theatre Company Uni Pass for just $50 and receive theatre tickets to six MTC productions in 2020.



Share your love of theatre! Members can access one Bring a Friend ticket per performance - just $30 for those under 25 years. 

Members can also benefit from a 10% bar discount at Southbank Theatre Foyer bars. 

Sign-up here to start your year of theatre! - Available from Wednesday 26 February.

Why join?

The Melbourne Theatre Company Uni Pass gets you hugely discounted tickets to world-class shows in 2020. With a selection of international theatre from around the world, bold new Australian writing and theatre classics reimagined for today, there's something for all theatre lovers in 2020. 

There are no booking fees, flexibility with no lock-in dates and membership perks including bar discounts and access to Bring a Friend tickets. This offer is exclusive to University of Melbourne students only, of which MTC is a department.


Frequently Asked Questions

When can I book tickets?

You can book tickets up to 7 days before the date you wish to attend. You will be unable to access MTC Uni Pass tickets outside of this time frame.

PLEASE NOTE: To secure seats for shows being performed at Arts Centre Melbourne, tickets MUST be booked by 4PM on the day of the show.


What shows can I attend?


How many tickets am I entitled to?

Your membership entitles you to ONE MTC Uni Pass ticket per show. Once this ticket is booked, no exchanges or refunds are permitted. Please see MTC’s Terms & Conditions for further detail.

Bring a friend tickets are available to those under 25, for just $30. MTC Uni Pass members are entitled to purchase ONE bring a friend ticket to each MTC production they attend.


How do I book tickets?


  • Log in to using the email address you provided to sign-up. 
  • Choose a date (within the next 7 days) that you wish to attend.
  • Choose the YOUTH price type. The system will automatically update the amount, once you proceed to checkout.

In person:

  • You can also visit the Box Office team at the Southbank Theatre and book in person. The Southbank Theatre is located at 140 Southbank Blvd, Southbank and is open Monday - Saturday from 9am.

Over the phone:

  • Call MTC Box Office on 8688 0800 to book over the phone. The Box Office is located at the Southbank Theatre, and are open Monday – Saturday from 9am.


How do I collect my tickets?

All MTC Uni Pass tickets are held at the venue Box Office, for collection on the night of the performance, 15 minutes prior to the start time. Valid University of Melbourne Student ID must be presented upon collection, or you will be charged an upgrade fee. Bring a friend ticket holders will be asked to present personal identification upon ticket collection to validate age.

PLEASE NOTE: Melbourne Theatre Company reserves the right to cancel any uncollected complimentary tickets, if not collected by five minutes prior to show time.


Can my friend attend in my place?

No. MTC Uni Pass tickets are non-transferrable, so please take care to book a date you can attend!


If I do not attend, what happens?

Melbourne Theatre Company reserves the right to cancel any uncollected complimentary tickets booked, from five minutes prior to show time. As such, if you have an MTC Uni Pass ticket and you do not collect your ticket at least five minutes before the performance, your ticket may be cancelled and your seat released.

Melbourne Theatre Company also reserves the right to cancel any MTC Uni Pass membership, if you repeatedly do not attend booked performances. No refund will be provided in this instance.

If you have any questions about your MTC Uni Pass, please email us at and the team will assist you as soon as they can.


The Melbourne Theatre Company Uni Pass is an introductory membership, available for a maximum of one year. Eligible students must be enrolled in a full-time course at the University of Melbourne, be under 25 years at the time of purchasing and must provide proof of age and a current student card. Valid for selected MTC productions only. Maximum one ticket per member, per show. A/B-Reserve seats only. Tickets subject to availability. Bookings available from one week prior to each performance. Tickets booked are non-transferrable and must be collected 15 minutes prior to the performance. MTC reserves the right to cancel uncollected complimentary tickets, from five minutes prior to show time. Members are entitled to one Bring a Friend ticket per performance they attend. Bring a Friend tickets are valid for under 25 year olds, who are under 25 years old at the time of purchasing the ticket. Proof of age must be supplied upon ticket collection, and may also be required at the door of the venue.