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) with support from Creative Victoria and Regional Arts Victoria, Showcase Victoria is Australia’s leading state-based performing arts market playing a key role in facilitating touring.

Check out 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.

You can still check out the performance profiles and the event program below. 

Latest News

Showcase Victoria Circus and Physical Theatre Initiative – Launch

Showcase Victoria Circus and Physical Theatre Initiative We are thrilled to announce the launch of the Showcase Victoria Circus and Physical Theatre (CaPT) Initiative, a capacity-building project supported by Creative Australia. Our mission with this initiative is clear: to grow capacity, skills, and experience in touring and presenting CaPT works across Victoria. Through directly subsidising venues…

Welcome to The Showcase Victoria 2024 – Official Launch

WELCOME TO SHOWCASE VICTORIA 2024 We’re thrilled to announce our program for Showcase Victoria 2024, to be held at Darebin Arts Centre on May 21st and 22nd. Registrations are now open! As the leading state-based performing arts touring marketplace in Australia, Showcase plays a vital role in facilitating connections between projects and audiences. Fifty outstanding productions…

EOIs are now open for the Music Menu 2024!

EOI OPEN FOR THE MUSIC MENU Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for the Music Menu have officially opened! Showcase Victoria has partnered with Music Victoria again to deliver the 2024 Music Menu. This initiative presents an excellent opportunity for musicians and artists to connect with performing arts centres and theatres across Victoria, aiming to build future touring…

Showcase Victoria 2024 EOIs for artists & producers are now open!

Exciting news for artists and producers! Are you eager to step into the limelight and showcase your work across Victoria? Well, the moment has arrived. We are thrilled to announce that Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for artists and producers to participate in Showcase Victoria 2024 are now open.  The EOIs will be accepted from today,…

Announcing Showcase Victoria 2024

ANNOUNCING SHOWCASE VICTORIA 2024  VAPAC is thrilled to announce the return of our flagship industry marketplace Showcase Victoria in 2024! With support from our partners Regional Arts Victoria and Creative Victoria, this vital gathering is set to shape the future of our sector as we bring together artists, producers, and venues from across the state…

Showcase Victoria 2023 Highlight Reel!

SHOWCASE VICTORIA HIGHLIGHT REEL It’s been just over a month since we gathered together at The Drum Theatre for Showcase Victoria. What a wonderful event, full of discussion, presentations and building connections. Check out the highlights of the event this year. We can’t wait to see you again in 2024! EXPLORE PRODUCTION PROFILES MUSIC MENU LIVESTREAM…