A weekend brimming with Impro workshops and shows is set to become an instant hit for all performers out there! Four of the nation’s most respected Improvisers are winging their way from across the country to bring their inspired insights to Melbourne.
News about contests, courses and open-mic opportunities.
Luke Heggie’s winning set for Australia’s prestigious national comedy competition that stages its Grand Final as part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival every year.
Registrations for the 2011 competition
open November 22nd are now open, so what should you be doing now if you fancy yourself as somewhat of a funnypants, and you want to give RAW Comedy a go?
The yearly blockbuster contest is on again this winter! at the Canberra Irish Club
Well remembered as “the good-looking one” of the Doug Anthony Allstars, Tim has appeared at over twenty international comedy festivals. He has has also written, produced, directed or performed in dozens of TV series in Australia and the UK. Currently one of Australia’s busiest corporate event performers, Tim also lectures in comedy and screenwriting at RMIT University School of Media & Communication, Melbourne
After two months of audience-judged heats at the A-List comedy rooms in both Manly and Oatley, the final of 5 Minutes of Funny took place on Monday March 1st at the Old Manly Boatshed.
If you want to get up and have a go, all the details are at the RAW Comedy website(make sure you read The Rules!).
Whilst I must admit that I am happy that I know longer need to write the words ‘Quest For The Best’ together again for at least a few months (I must have written it at least a hundred times in the lead up to the event) I am feeling a little bit hollow without the date looming towards me anymore.
Well the big Quest For The Best Final is just a couple of sleeps away and I for one am very excited!
Wow what a difference a week makes!