Arts Centre Melbourne’s Public Programs offer arts learning experiences for families, kids and adults.

From hands-on school holiday workshops to panel discussions and in-conversations with musicians and artists, all are welcome to participate in so many different art forms.

Ableton Users Group

Community group of producers, musicians and likeminded creatives to share ideas and projects through Ableton Live.

Kids and Families

Our aim is to encourage families and young people to participate in the arts.

Magicians at Work

Melbourne’s magic community coming together to share and develop new and experimental magic.

New Slang

A monthly, live music series presented in conjunction with The Push.


Creative learning course for women, trans and non-binary individuals, focusing on electronic music production using Ableton Live.

Small and Loud

A scratch night for live performance in Melbourne: space for artists to test their freshest ideas.

Sound as Ever

Sound as Ever sees the Australian Music Vault partnering with young people from SYN Media to produce a podcast discussing and highlighting issues in the contemporary Australian music industry.

Stories of Australian Music

A series of public talks for emerging artists, established artists, music fans, music teachers and people who just really love music.


LOL Squad is an ensemble of hand-picked Class Clowns graduates, bringing a fresh and electric sense of comedy to the vanguard of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.