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Published June 20th 2015
Join the Behind The Scenes Fun of Your Favourite TV Show
Are you interested in learning what goes on behind the scenes of some of Australia's most popular TV shows? Are you simply looking for a unique and free activity?
Then joining a live audience of a TV show could be for you!
Many TV shows are filmed in Melbourne in front of a live studio audience. Being part of a live audience provides an entertaining evening and the chance to meet famous actors and presenters, and best of all, it's FREE!
Here is a list of 10 TV Shows filmed in Melbourne in front of a live studio audience:
Watch host Eddie Maguire try to make everyday Aussie's dreams come true in this iconic quiz show. A week's worth of shows are filmed in a single afternoon (12-5:30pm). Snacks are provided, and cash prizes up for grabs for audience members.
Audience members must be aged 15 or over.
When: Selected weekday afternoons Where: Nine Network studios in Docklands More Information: Complete your details in this link to request tickets for a specific date.
The Footy Show (AFL)
The Footy Show (Image credit: wwos.ninemsn.com.au/footyshow)
Tickets for the AFL Footy Show are notoriously hard to come by, as they are snapped up as soon as they are released. Tickets for 2015 have already all been booked, and there is no stand-by or waiting list. The Footy Show advises to watch the show each week and details of ticket releases for 2016 will be broadcast when available.
When: Thursday evenings Where: Nine Network studios in Docklands More Information: Watch The Footy Show - Generally 8:30pm on Thursdays, but occasionally changes depending on AFL games schedule
Popular TV show The Project is a mixture of serious news and comedy. It is filmed five nights a week in front of a live studio audience. Audience members can hear all of the jokes and banter in the ad breaks that don't make it to air. You might also be lucky enough to meet some of the celebrity guests!
When: Monday to Friday daily from 5:50pm Where: Network 10 Studio in South Yarra More Information: See The Project website for details
Rockwiz is the popular music trivia quiz show hosted by Julia Zemiro and Brian Nankerviz. It screens weekly on SBS on Saturday nights, and is filmed in the beautiful Gershwin Room at The Espy in St Kilda. Audience members are also frequently called upon to get involved in the quiz, so you may get your face on TV!
When: Details released when you join the Rockwiz mailing list Where: The Esplanade Hotel, St Kilda More Information: Join the Rockwiz mailing list to receive details of ticket releases