Arts for All Appeal

Arts Centre Melbourne is committed to supporting the next generation of performing artists and arts industry professionals.

"Doing this workshop has allowed me to gain a lot more confidence, and I really feel like it’s opened all these doors… I feel really confident now that I can take away the building blocks to produce something that I’m really proud of."

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Our Artist Development programs offer artists the space and resources needed to develop their practice through networking, skills development and performance opportunities.


Arts Centre Melbourne partners with the Barpirdhila Foundation to support delivery of Reconnect, a professional development program for First Nations emerging artists.

The Kiln

Sector development program featuring professional development workshops, talks and events from leading Australian artists and companies.


Compositions by five emerging artists taking you on an interactive journey through the Australian Performing Arts Collection.

Ableton Users Group

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

LOL Squad

A mentorship program supporting young comedians creating original comedy sketches.

Magicians at Work

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

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