Shows Since 2002

Her Majesty’s Theatre was purchased by Mike Walsh in 2000. After being closed for major renovations and refurbishment, it reopened in May 2002. Below is a list of the productions that have played at the theatre since then.

DATE OPENED PERFORMANCE NO. OF PERFORMANCES
May 02 2002 Green Room Awards 1
May 02 The Hollow Crown 15
Jul 02 Spirit of the Dance 13
Jul 02 Shaolin Monks – Wheel of Fire 19
Aug 02 Max Gillies – Your Dreaming 10
Aug 02 Robert Gallup – Extreme Magic and Deadly Escapes 6
Sep 02 Spirit of Western China 2
Dec 02 Cabaret 106
May 03 Hair 37
Jul 03 Nutcracker on Ice 16
Sep 03 Certified Male 19
Oct 03 The Rat Pack 13
Nov 03 Marcel Marceau 2
Nov 03 Tina Arena 2
Nov 03 2003 Australian Film Institute (AFI) Awards 1
Nov 03 Jello Biafra 1
Feb 04 Awakenings – Tryzub Ukrainian Dance Ensemble 1
Mar 04 Madama Butterfly – Melbourne Opera 5
Mar 04 Shaolin Monks – Wheel of Life (Return Season) 8
Apr 04 Bananas in Pyjamas 3
Apr 04 Carl Barron – Whatever Comes Next 2
Apr 04 2004 Green Room Awards 1
Apr 04 Cirque Dreams 7
May 04 Talking Heads 16
Jun 04 The Beatles in Australia 40th Anniversary Exhibition 1 month
Jun 04 Rigoletto – Melbourne Opera 6
Jun 04 Get Back – The Beatles in Australia 40th Anniversary Concert 3
Jun 04 The Bar at Buena Vista 6
Aug 04 Lenny Henry – So Much Things to Say 3
Aug 04 La Boheme – OzOpera 1
Aug 04 Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic 3
Sep 04 Paul Capsis in Concert 2
Sep 04 Eureka The Musical 67
Jan 05 A Tribute to Eva Cassidy 1
Feb 05 Australia’s Leading Ladies 4
Feb 05 Steven Berkoff – Shakespeare’s Villains 4
Mar 05 Mamma Mia! 108
Jun 05 Menopause The Musical 36
Jul 05 Carmen – OzOpera 7
Aug 05 Russian National Ballet Theatre 5
Aug 05 The Bar at Buena Vista 6
Aug 05 The Ten Tenors 3
Aug 05 Jason Gilkison’s Ballroom 14
Oct 05 Stand Up For Your Rights – Amnesty Comedy Gala 1
Oct 05 Le Donne di Giacomo Puccini (Puccini’s Women) 3
Oct 05 The Merchants of Bollywood 13
Nov 05 Die Fledermaus – Melbourne Opera 3
Feb 06 Carl Barron – The Best Bits From My Two DVDs Tour 4
Feb 06 An Inspector Calls 31
Mar 06 Pam Ann – The Sky’s The Limit 3
Mar 06 Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music 2
Apr 06 2006 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala 1
Apr 06 Lano & Woodley – Good Bye 19
May 06 Human Nature – The Motown Show 4
May 06 Mino Reitano in Concert 1
May 06 Stomp 8
Jun 06 Topol in Fiddler on the Roof 34
Jul 06 Ben Elton – Get A Grip 2
Aug 06 Debbie Reynolds Live 2
Aug 06 Cosi fan tutte – Victorian Opera 4
Sep 06 Dianne Reeves in Concert 1
Sep 06 Richard Marx in Concert 1
Sep 06 Drum Tao 2
Sep 06 Oklahoma! 6
Sep 06 The Fairies 5
Oct 06 John St Peeters 50th Birthday Celebration 1
Oct 06 Stand Up For Your Rights – Amnesty Comedy Gala 1
Nov 06 Liaoning Ballet of China Gala 1
Nov 06 Pam Ayres – Surgically Enhanced 1
Nov 06 Telugu Euphoria Festival 1
Nov 06 Allah Made Me Funny 2
Nov 06 A Short & Girly Show 1
Nov 06 From Lebanon With Love 1
Dec 06 Russell Peters 2
Jan 07 Shaolin Warriors – Legends of Kung-Fu 7
Feb 07 Madame Butterfly – Melbourne Opera 4
Mar 07 Miss Saigon 135
Jul 07 The Love of the Nightingale – Victorian Opera 2
Aug 07 Orphee et Eurydice – Victorian Opera 4
Aug 07 Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic 2
Aug 07 Let’s Nut It Out 1
Sep 07 Les Ballets Grandiva’s Men In Tutus 1
Sep 07 Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic (Return Season) 2
Sep 07 Brave Men Run In Our Family 5
Oct 07 Stand Up For Your Rights – Amnesty Comedy Gala 1
Nov 07 Monty Python’s Spamalot 151
Jun 08 Lorna Luft – Songs My Mother Taught Me 1
Jul 08 Drum Tao – The Martial Art of the Drum 3
Sep 08 Tell Me On A Sunday 14
Sep 08 Kookaburra Gala Concert 1
Dec 08 Billy Elliot The Musical 207
Jul 09 Queen – It’s a Kinda Magic 3
Aug 09 Chicago the Musical 122
Oct 09 Rob Guest Endowment Concert 1
Feb 10 Warriors of Brazil 7
Feb 10 MAMMA MIA! 122
Jul 10 Mary Poppins 299
Oct 10 Rob Guest Endowment Concert 2010 1
Apr 11 Doctor Zhivago 87
Aug 11 Ten Tenors 1
Aug 11 QUEEN: Its a Kind Of Magic 2
Aug 11 Doris Day – So much more than the girl next door 16
Sep 11 Ocean Heart 1
Oct 11 John Edward 2
Oct 11 Qi Live – Stephen Fry 6
Oct 11 Rob Guest Endowment Concert 2011 1
Nov 11 Christmas in Lazytown – Live 3
Dec 11 125years Entertaining Australia 1
Jan 12 Cinderella – Victorian Opera 6
Feb 12 A Chorus Line 42
Jun 12 Eugene Onegin – Opera Studio 3
Jun 12 “8” The Play 1
Jun 16, 2012 The Ol’ Razzle Dazzle Tour – Missy Higgins 2
Jun 21, 2012 Craddle To Rave – Lenny Henry 2
Jul 7, 2012 Colours Of My Life – Judith Durham 2
Jul 12, 2012 Dora the Explorer Live! – Search for the City of Lost Toys 7
Jul 19, 2012 Barry Humphries’ Farewell Tour – Eat Pray Laugh 18
Aug 17, 2012 Michael Jackson HIStory II – Kenny Wizz 2
Aug 24, 2012 Sleeping Beauty – The Imperial Russian Ballet Company 3
Sep 26, 2012 TRIKSTARS – Dion and Randall International 5
Oct 20, 2012 A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum 89
Nov 19, 2012 ROB GUEST Endowment Gala Concert 1
Nov 23, 2012 One Afternoon With Stephen Sondheim 1
Jan 17, 2013 Sleeping Beauty – Victorian Opera 6
Jan 30, 2013 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 86
Mar 17, 2013 A Celebration Concert – Victorian Actors Benevolent Trust & The Australian Children’s Music Foundation 1
Apr 26, 2013 THE NUTCRACKER – Moscow Ballet La Classique 2
May 16, 2013 NIXON IN CHINA – Victorian Opera 4
Jul 5, 2013 ELMO’S WORLD TOUR – Sesame St 5
Jul 12, 2013 CINDERELLA – Gertrude Opera 4
Jul 19, 2013 AWFUL EGYPTIANS – Horrible Histories 7
Aug 9, 2013 HOT SHOE SHUFFLE – David Atkins Productions 34
Sep 21, 2013 THE GRADUATE – Kay McLean Productions 28
Sep 23, 2013 PUSH ~ Sylvie Guillem & Russell Maliphant – Melbourne Festival 2
Sep 26, 2013 6000 MILES AWAY ~ Sylvie Guillem – Melbourne Festival 2
Oct 31, 2013 Swan Lake – Russian National Ballet 3
Nov 3, 2013 Nutcracker – Russian National Ballet 2
Nov 29, 2013 Shake, Rattle ‘n’ Roll – Dion and Randall International 4
Jan 2, 2014 GREASE is The Word 101
Apr 3, 2014 Michael Jackson HIStory II 2
Apr 5, 2014 Flamencura – Paco Peña 1
Apr 7, 2014 Bernadette Peters in Concert 2
Apr 8, 2014 Adrienne Angel Masterclass 1
Apr 11, 2014 Shake, Rattle ‘n’ Roll – Dion and Randall International 6
Apr 19, 2014 Julian Clary – Position Vacant, Apply Within 1
May 17, 2014 LA TRAVIATA – Victorian Opera 6
Jun 3, 2014 Les Miserables 205
Jan 17, 2015 Strictly Ballroom 257
Sep 4, 2015 Shake, Rattle ‘n’ Roll 4
Sep 11, 2015 Blood, Sweat & Tears 1
Sep 12, 2015 Elvis To The Max 1
Sep 21, 2015 Out From Under 1
Sep 26, 2015 Octonauts Live! Operation Reef Shield 3
Oct 4, 2015 Chinese Qu Yu Crosstalk Show 1
Nov 7, 2015 King Of Pop 1
Dec 15, 2015 Georgy Girl 110