As part of Arts Centre Melbourne’s year-round artistic feast, we are proud to welcome a range of Resident Companies across our numerous stages and performing spaces, bringing you the best theatre, drama, dance, ballet, opera, comedy, musicals, classical and live music that Melbourne has to offer.

Arts Centre Melbourne

Arts Centre Melbourne produces a range of events and performance across the year

Australian Chamber Orchestra

One of the world's most lauded chamber ensembles, the ACO is renowned for its inspired programming and unrivaled virtuosity, energy and individuality.

Bangarra Dance Theatre

Bangarra Dance Theatre is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisation and one of Australia’s leading performing arts companies.

Bell Shakespeare

Bell Shakespeare is Australia's national theatre company specialising in the works of Shakespeare.

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Established in 1906, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is Australia's oldest professional orchestra.

Melbourne Theatre Company

MTC is the oldest professional theatre company in Australia and one of the largest English-speaking theatre companies in the world

Opera Australia

Opera Australia is the principal opera company in Australia, delivering 200+ performances a year

The Australian Ballet

Australia's national ballet company, The Australian Ballet performs works from classical repertoire to contemporary works and commissions.

The Production Company

The Production Company stages a series of three dazzling musicals at Arts Centre Melbourne every year.

Victorian Opera

Join 300,000 delighted opera goers each year who experience a scintillating performance (or several!) from our city's own, Victorian Opera

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