Arts Centre Melbourne and Midsumma Festival present Midsumma Extravaganza

After last year’s sold out Comedy Extravaganza, we’ve upsized to an all-star variety show of epic proportions! Set in the grand dame that is Hamer Hall, the 2019 Midsumma Extravaganza is a celebration of Australia’s amazingly diverse and talented LGBTI artists, and is shaping up to be one of THE queer events of the year! Hosted by Rhys Nicholson (Gay Crashers, MICF Barry Award Nominee)...

REGGIE WATTS FINALLY BACK IN AUSTRALIA TOUR

AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2018   “There is no one out there like Reggie Watts…This guy has to be seen to be believed.  Truly awesome!” Time Out London   ...

Cockfight 6-8 September

Cockfight A cross between The Office and a cage fight Two blokes square off in an office. It's hypermasculine, it's dangerous, it's white male violence where phones and whiteboards and words are weapons. It's pointless, it's painful, and it leaves the participants both the worse for wear. The male ego, so keen for stoking, lies battered and broken on the floor. Who dares wins...til they don't. From...

Six in the City

Happy hour is 6 comedians in 60 minutes The Comedy Lounge version of a happy hour is giving you six comedians to enjoy in a fast-paced and value-packed one hour show. About the Venue Perth is now home to an entertainment destination designed and custom built entirely for the ultimate enjoyment of live comedy: Comedy Lounge Perth City. Located within...

May Contain Traces of Reading – Butterfly Club

COMEDY LIKE YOU'VE NEVER HEARD IT BEFORE.  You've heard the saying "if you've got nothing nice to say, say nothing at all", well for comedian Mitchell E Roberts saying nothing at all is exactly what his brand of comedy is all about. When you think of a stand-up comedian, of course the first thing you think of is telling jokes,...

The Tales of Witchmen (MICF 2018)

  The Tales of Witchmen: A Puntastic Pilgrimage to the Jokes Galore Mega-Store  Join John the Knight and Squire the Squire on a queer old quest to rescue the loverly King-daughter from the evil Witchypoo! Along the way meet a bunch of kooky characters such as... Cabbage Girl, Owen-Megan the Vegan, and Barry Darren from Far Kew.   In a bizarre combination of Monty...

Comedy Club Update

C J Fortuna MC at St Kilda Comedy Club
St Kilda Comedy Club open mic on Tuesday night at 25 Blessington Street, St Kilda 8pm onwards The wonderful thing with comedy is that you don’t need a big stage or audience to have a good laugh and a great time. Three weeks in and I haven’t missed a show so that must be testimony that the gig is good. Hosted by...

RICHARD STUBBS IN FULL FLIGHT

Richard Stubbs is BACK! A potent force in Australia’s radio and television market, Richard is BACK performing stand up. He’s better than ever, doing what he loves best, telling stories to make people laugh! Richard Stubbs will present his one man show “Richard Stubbs in Full Flight” at Adelaide Fringe 2018. “In Full Flight” gives you thoughts of a man...

Comedy Fundraiser at SKIPPS

Q. How many parents does it take to make a school joke book? A. Far too many, that's why no one's ever done it before!  ‘Who Wants To Hear A Joke?’ Asks Neil Scott the SKIPPS school Principle. These are the six words that are guaranteed to turn our Friday morning school assemblies into a screaming, seething pit of calling out, laughing...

THE AUNTY JACK SHOW (Classic Aussie Television)

"The Aunty Jack Show" was one of Australia's earliest and best loved TV Logie Award winning comedy series. Starring a motor-cycling tranvestite boxer, it ran from 1972 to 1973 on Australia's national broadcaster ABC-TV and attained an instant cult status that persists to this present day. The main character "Aunty Jack" was a unique comic creation, an obese, moustachioed, gravel-voiced...