Archive | July, 2008

Sydney: Comedy Store to shut doors?

From the SMH: SYDNEY is about to become a lot less amusing following the closure of two of the city’s highest-profile comedy venues. The Comedy Store in Parramatta heard its last punchline last week and the future of The Comedy Store in The Entertainment Quarter at Moore Park is also under a cloud. The closure […]

Sydney Impro: new venue for Scared Scriptless

Scared Scriptless returns, now on Thursday nights at the revived Harold Park Hotel, iconic mainstay of Sydney comedy and impro during the 80s and 90s. The show uses the classic Theatresports(R) format. There appears to be a little confusion between the venue and the performers, as the Impro Australia site says that the show starts […]


Other things in life are taking front stage for the next week or so. Back with updates from the 14th.

Melbourne: Return of the Comedy Lair

After two and a half years it’s back and in a bright new room. First Wednesday of the month, upstairs in Janie’s Room at the Hardiman’s Hotel in Kensington. From the Hardiman’s website blurb: The Lair began life as a weekly comedy room at the old Prince Patrick Hotel in Collingwood, back in 2002. Since […]