FortyFiveDownstairs, Melbourne

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#37 of 44 in Museums in Melbourne
fortyfivedownstairs is an independent Melbourne based theatre and gallery located in Flinders Lane in the CBD; a cultural destination for cutting edge artists and their audiences.

fortyfivedownstairs was established to provide an affordable and supportive inner city venue for theatre performances, music and exhibitions by a wide range of artists: to show work of excellence to local, interstate and overseas audiences.
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  • Came here in July 2017. I booked a weekend to Melbourne and was looking for things to do and stumble upon this place. Booked a ticket to see a theatre show. when i arrived i went down many flights of ...  more »
  • This is a brilliant little boutique venue that attracts some great independent theatre and art exhibitions. The theatre space is craftily located in the basement down several flights of stairs giving ...  more »
  • If Art is your thing make sure you take a visit to this place. You have to go down some stairs and it's not very well signposted. The staff are uber friendly and the exhibition I saw was excellent. We...  more »
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  • Another fine gallery space in Melbourne with ever changing exhibitions - well worth a visit.
  • A great alternative performing arts space, right in the middle of town!
  • Excellent little venue for theatre but could do with an upgrade.
  • What a space! As far as theatre goes, you don't get more intimidate than this. Spent 7 hours experiencing the splendour that is Angels in America here today: best play I've ever been to, and all credit to the venue!
  • Talk about arty, if you want your fill this is the place in Melbourne for the serious enthusiast.
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