Showcase Victoria Format


Showcase Victoria is an annual event connecting artists and producers with venues and audiences through a program of talks, networking opportunities and tour-ready production profiles. Proudly presented by the Victorian Association of Performing Arts Centres (VAPAC) and Regional Arts Victoria with support from Creative Victoria, Showcase Victoria is Australia’s leading state-based performing arts market playing a key role in facilitating touring.

What’s new for Showcase 2023?

Held on Tuesday 9th, and Wednesday 10th, May 2023, at The Drum Theatre in Dandenong.

For the first time since 2019, Showcase Victoria will return to a full two-day format featuring excerpts of works, pitching sessions, and networking opportunities. Further details regarding the Showcase will be announced in the coming weeks and months.

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for Artists and Producers have closed. 

Check out the links to find out more about the event. 

Latest News

Showcase Victoria 2023 Highlight Reel!

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Showcase Victoria 2023 First Nations Program.

SHOWCASE VICTORIA FIRST NATIONS PROGRAM  Showcase Victoria 2023 opened with a Welcome to Country from Josh West of Bunurong Land Council. Attendees then had the privilege of experiencing works as part of our First Nations Program, curated by our First Nations Programming Advisor, Gunditjmara actor and theatre-maker Tom Molyneux. The program featured performance excerpts from Camp…

Showcase Victoria 2023 – Thats a wrap!

WRAPPING UP SHOWCASE VICTORIA! That’s a wrap for Showcase Victoria 2023. What a fantastic two days! We had 58 exceptional productions as part of the program this year, with an additional 24 contemporary music acts on offer through the Showcase Victoria Music Menu, created in partnership with Music Victoria. We would like to thank everyone who…

Official Launch of the Showcase Victoria Music Menu

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Welcome to The Showcase Victoria 2023 Official Launch

WELCOME TO SHOWCASE VICTORIA 2023 OFFICIAL LAUNCH We are excited and proud to launch the 2023 Showcase Victoria program and announce that attendee registrations are now open! This year’s event features 58 productions, representing the breadth and diversity of the performing arts industry. On May 9th and 10th we will gather at the The Drum…

Showcase Victoria 2023 EOI Information Session available now!

Artists and Producers EOI Information Session is available to check out now. Showcase Victoria will be held on Tuesday 9 & Wednesday 10, May at The Drum Theatre, Walker Street &, Lonsdale St, Dandenong, VIC. On Tuesday we held an Information session for any artists and producers looking for guidance in their application process. This…