Archive | August, 2008

Sydney: Comedy @ BB’s keeps on coming

Comedy at BB’s had a great opener last week with 130 people showing up to Bar Bondi. Congratulations to Wagon Productions (aka Jacques & Jim)! Coming up on September the 1st – Headliner Subby Valentine, stalwart of Australian Radio and TV and all round comedy legend. Plus in the semi-pro section young comics Jim Rochford, […]

Sydney: new room @ Bar Bondi opening 18th August

Wagon Productions will be bringing Sydney a fortnightly room at Bondi, jostling with the bustle of Campbell Parade at the fabulous BB’s – Bar Bondi. Opening night Monday 18/08/08: Tommy Dean MC Jacques Barrett supported by Tom Oakley Jim Rochford Ray Badran Winged monkeys are working around the clock to bring the hungry comedy hordes […]

Sydney: the Harold comedy room on hiatus

Just after the Store closed, too. No Tuesday night stand-up at the Harold for the next few weeks (the Thursday night improvised comedy show Scared Scriptless is still forging ahead every week though). At least the Harold Park Hotel does still plan to return to having a comedy room for stand-ups (according to the bloke […]

Melbourne: Rod Quantock @ Trades

First Man Standing, Quantock’s meander through the memories of his 40 year career in comedy, opens Wednesday, August 6, at Trades Hall, Carlton ( – here’s a fond retrospective of Quantock in The Age. First Man Standing Wed-Sat from August 6 to September 6 2008 8pm, $35/$30 Trades Hall, Carlton Tel 03 9650 5699 Fax […]